||Cooper Smith [S07-S08], played by Robert Fuller
Joined the wagon train as a scout at the beginning of its seventh season. Was a hired gun in his younger days until being the victim of a shotgun blast from a lawman named Bob Stuart. After recovering, Coop decided to change his ways. Once robbed and left for dead on the streets of New York by a thug named Sam Pulaski. Bore a strong physical resemblance to a sea captain named Terence O'Rourke. Competent, reliable, and popular with the ladies. Age: early 30's.