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Matthew Cooper
Biographical Information
Status: Alive
Race: White
Occupation: Sheriff (former)
Lawyer (unofficial)
Origin: Colorado Springs
Born: March 15, 1852
Age: 16-23
Wife: Ingrid(Fiancée)
Parents: Ethan Cooper (Father)

Charlotte Cooper(Mother)
Michaela Quinn (Adoptive Mother)
Byron Sully (Adoptive Father)

Family: Colleen Cooper (Sister)

Brian Cooper (Brother)
Katie Sully (Adoptive Sister)

Production Details
Actor: Chad Allen
First Appearance: Pilot
Last Appearance: A New Beginning
Episode Count: 146

Matthew Cooper is the biological son of Charlotte and Ethan Cooper, adoptive son of Dr. Michaela Quinn and Byron Sully, brother of Dr. Colleen Cooper-Cook, Brian Cooper and Katie Sully. He comes into Dr. Mike's care as a young man trying to figure out who he is. He is played by Chad Allen.

Vital Information[]

Season 1[]

Season 2[]

Season 3[]

  • The Train
  • Fathers and Sons
  • Cattle Drive, Parts 1 & 2 - Inherits a herd of cattle from Miss Olive Davis and leads the drive home. Jesse, a cowhand, plays up his feelings for Colleen. Later the boys create a stampede, stealing 20 cows, as well as Colleen's locket she got when Miss Olive died. They are soon found by Matthew, who threatens to kill them if they ever steal from him again. He also takes back his sister's locket.

Season 4[]

Season 5[]

Season 6[]


Matthew does not appear in either movie.


Family Tree[]

Ethan Cooper
Charlotte Cooper
Matthew Cooper
Colleen Cooper
Andrew Cook
Brian Cooper