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Edward Cook

Male 1862 - 1955  (92 years)


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  • Name Edward Cook  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 15 Nov 1862  Kent County, England; Both Parents England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Sep 1955  McPherren Cemetery, Aledo, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Sep 1955  Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18345  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 

    Father *Thomas Cook,   b. 1820, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Lucy Sharp,   b. 1820, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1840  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6648  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Fanny Fannie Annie Essie McCaw,   b. 15 Nov 1876, Mercer County, Illinois; Father-Pn, Mother-IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1951, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1892  Mercer County, Illinois; Lic. #6090 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living Cook
     2. Living Cook
     3. Henry Irvin Cook,   b. 24 Nov 1896, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1990  (Age 93 years)
     4. Living Cook
     5. Living Cook
     6. Living Cook
     7. *Paul Everett Cook,   b. 5 May 1903, Greene Township, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1975, Keithsburg, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     8. Aura Ora Ethel Mae Cook,   b. 31 Mar 1905, Greene Township, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1988, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     9. Living Cook
     10. Living Cook
     11. Living Cook
     12. Stanley Leroy Cook,   b. 12 Feb 1913, Greene Township, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1978, Kewanee, Henry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     13. Willard Eugene Cook,   b. 30 Oct 1915, Greene Township, Mercer County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 2008, 93 Yrs Old; Scott County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     14. Living Cook
     15. Living Cook
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F6647  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "WorldConnect: Post-em postedFriday, January 9, 2009 6:37 PM
      From: "sljuhl1234@yahoo.com" To:sljuhl1234@yahoo.com
      Database: sljuhl1234
      Individual: I18401
      Link:http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=sljuhl1234&id=I18401
      Name: Lyle E Kugler
      Email: lekugler@frontiernet.net
      Note:
      Edward Cook married Fannie Essie McCaw 22 Dec 1892 in Mercer County,Illinois Lic. #6090.
      Stanley L. Cook married Mrytle (Taylor) Pegg 25 Feb 1935. Mrytle wasborn 11 Nov 1913 in Mazomanie, Dane County, Wisconsin and died 29 Jun1936 in Aledo, Mercer County, Illinois she was buried in The ViolaCemetery, Viola, Mercer County, Illinois beside her parents Glenn andBessie Mae (Spence) Taylor.
      Stanley and Mrytle had one child Alice Jean Cook born 22 May 1935 inRock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois and died 3 May 1998 inWarsaw, Benton County, Missouri. She is buried in New Windsor, MercerCounty, Illinois."

      "1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: Edward Cook
      Estimated birth year: abt 1864
      Age in 1870: 6
      Birthplace: England
      Home in 1870: West, Effingham, Illinois
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Mason
      Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: West, Effingham, Illinois;Roll: M593_219; Page: 567; Image: 580.
      Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line].Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data:1870."

      "08 Jun 1880 United States Federal Census; Page 8; Super. 6; Enum.135;Dwelling 62/63; D.
      Name: Edward Cook
      Home in 1880: Township 18; Range 5; Athens Precinct, Menard County,Illinois
      Age: 16
      Estimated birth year: abt 1864
      Birthplace: England
      Relation to head-of-household: Brother-in-law
      Father's birthplace: England
      Mother's birthplace: England
      Occupation: Farm Laborer
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name Age
      Clarence A. Granger 27, Farmer, IL., N.J., N.J.
      Lucy Granger 26 wife, Keeping house, Eng., Eng., Eng.
      Herlbert R. Granger 3 son, IL.
      Marien Granger 1 son, IL.
      Elmer A. Granger 18 Brother, IL.
      Edward Cook 16 , W, M, Brother-in-law, Farm Laborer, b. England,parents b. England
      Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Athens, Menard, Illinois;Roll: T9_236; Family History Film: 1254236; Page: 166.4000;Enumeration District: 135; Image: 0116.
      Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided byThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ę Copyright 1999Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved."

      PLEASE NOTE: NOTING THAT THE U.S. FEDERAL CENSUS RECORDS INDICATETHAT THE FAMILY LIVED FROM AT LEAST C.1900 A.D. TO AT LEAST ANDPROBABLY BEYOND C.1920 A.D., PLUS EDWARD & FANNIE WERE MARRIED INMERCER COUNTY, ILLINOIS, THIS COMPILER IS INDICATING THAT THE CHILDRENWERE ALL BORN IN MERCER COUNTY, ILLINOIS UNTIL FURTHER RESEARCHINDICATES OTHERWISE. [03 February 2009, SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler;sljuhl1234@yahoo.com]

      "08 June 1900 United States Federal Census; www.Ancestry.com; Super.4, Enum. 70; Sheet 9A/38;
      Dwelling 181/192.
      Name: Edward Cook
      Home in 1900: Greene Township, Mercer County, Illinois
      Age: 38
      Estimated birth year: abt 1862
      Birthplace: England
      Relationship to head-of-house: Head
      Spouse's name: Fannie E
      Race: White
      Immigration Year: 1869
      Household Members: Name Age
      Edward Cook 38 England, Farmer, married 8 years, 5/5 children;Immigration 1869-31 yrs. in U.S.,
      Nat. N/A
      Fannie E Cook 22 Illinois
      Mary L Cook 6 IL.
      Grace Cook 4 IL.
      Henry Cook 3 IL.
      Arthur Cook 1 IL.
      James R Cook 5.12 IL.
      Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Greene, Mercer, Illinois;Roll: T623 330; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 70.
      Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]."

      "1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Paul Cook
      Age in 1910: 6
      Estimated birth year: abt 1904
      Birthplace: Illinois
      Relation to Head of House: Son
      Father's name: Edward
      Father's Birth Place: England
      Mother's name: Annie
      Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
      Home in 1910: Green, Mercer, Illinois
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name Age
      Edward Cook 47
      Annie Cook 33
      Mary Cook 16
      Grace Cook 14
      Henry Cook 13
      Arthur Cook 11
      James Cook 10
      Herbert Cook 8
      Paul Cook 6
      Ora Cook 5
      Glen Cook 3
      Aldine Cook 8/12
      Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Green, Mercer, Illinois;Roll: T624_311; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 68; Image: 875.
      Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]."

      "1920 United States Federal Census; www.Ancestry.com; Super. 6th;Enum. 70; Sheet 8A; 33/4001/648; Dwelling FM/143/143.
      Name: Paul E Cook
      Home in 1920: Greene, Mercer, Illinois
      Age: 16 years
      Estimated birth year: abt 1904
      Birthplace: Illinois
      Relation to Head of House: Son
      Father's name: Edward
      Father's Birth Place: England
      Mother's name: Fanny E
      Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Sex: Male
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Image: 652
      Household Members: Name Age
      Edward Cook 57 Farmer, England, Immigration 1869, English
      Fanny E Cook 42 wife, Illinois
      Henny Cook 23 farmer, IL.
      James R Cook 20 IL.
      Herbert E Cook 18 IL.
      Paul E Cook 16 IL.
      Ora E M Cook 14 IL.
      Glenn E Cook 11 IL.
      Alden C Cook 10 IL.
      Edith M Cook 8 IL.
      Stanly L Cook 6 IL.
      Willard E Cook 4 IL.
      Charles M Cook 1 9/12 IL.
      Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Greene, Mercer, Illinois;Roll: T625_393; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 70; Image: 652.
      Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]."

      "1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Edward Cook
      Home in 1930: Preemption, Mercer, Illinois
      Age: 67
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
      Birthplace: England
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Fanny
      Race: White
      Occupation: Farm Operator, Farm
      Education: Na/reads/writes english
      Immigration: 1868
      Military service: none
      Rent/home value: rent
      Age at first marriage: 30
      Parents' birthplace: England
      Household Members: Name Age
      Edward Cook 67
      Fanny Cook 53 wife, Age 1st mar. 16, IL, PN, IL
      Aldeen Cook 20 son, laborer, farm, IL
      Willard Cook 14 son, IL
      Charles Cook 12 son, IL
      Orrin Cook 7 son, IL
      Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Preemption, Mercer,Illinois; Roll: 539; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21; Image: 479.0. Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line].Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002."

  • Sources 
    1. [S1365] *Edward & Fannie Annie Essie McCaw Cook, Information shared by, Lyle E. Kugler at lekugler@frontiernet.net, (Name: WorldConnect: Post-em posted; Information shared on family; Information shared by, Lyle E. Kugler at lekugler@frontiernet.net,*Edward & Fannie Annie Essie McCaw Cook (WorldConnect: Post-em posted;Information shared on family), Source Medium: Other .).

    2. [S1366] Researcher for the Thomas Cook Family, Source: Lyle E Kugler; lekugler@frontiernet.net, (Name: Date: 2008-2009 per E-mail; To: SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler;sljuhl1234@yahoo.com; Source: Lyle E Kugler; lekugler@frontiernet.net, Researcher for theThomas Cook Family (Date: 2008-2009 per E-mail; To: SLJuhl RNBSC,Compiler; sljuhl1234@yahoo.com), Source Medium: Internet .).

    3. [S1367] Resource For Thomas and Edward Cook Family, Researcher: Brandy Graham; brandy@graham.cc, (Name: Per E-mail to SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler; sljuhl1234@yahoo.com; Researcher: Brandy Graham; brandy@graham.cc, Resource For Thomas andEdward Cook Family (Per E-mail to SLJuhl RNBSC, Compiler;sljuhl1234@yahoo.com), Source Medium: Internet .).

    4. [S1368] Headstone Photo of Edward & Fanny Essie McCaw Cook, Headstone photos obtained of family from the web site sources listed, (Name: Web Site Sources: www.findagrave.com and www.Ancestry.com; Headstone photos obtained of family from the web site sources listed,Headstone Photo of Edward & Fanny Essie McCaw Cook (Web Site Sources:www.findagrave.com and www.Ancestry.com), Source Medium: Internet .).