Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

John COOKE

Male 1687 - 1762  (75 years)


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  • Name John COOKE 
    Born 15 Mar 1687  Newton, Middlesex Co, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Birth year could be 1688.
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer  [1
    Residence SETTLED Bef 1710  Preston, New London Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 22 Aug 1762  Preston, New London Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • John Cooke was principally a farmer. In 1719, he was one of the two grand jurors from Preston; in 1730-38, he was a selectman; in 1731-32 and 1735-38, he was the deputy (representative) from Preston to the General Assembly of the Colony; in 1736, he was justice of peace; and in 1737, town agent.

      SOURCE: "A Genealogy of Families Bearing the Name Cooke, or Cook; principally in Massachusetts and Connecticut, 1665-1882" by James Cook, 1882. Digitized by Ancestry.com as part of "North America Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]." [1]
    Person ID I123690  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2019 

    Father Stephen COOKE,   b. 1647, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1738  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Rebecca FLAGG,   b. 5 Sep 1660, Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1721  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 19 Nov 1679 
    Family ID F53466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth BARTON,   d. 27 Jun 1771, Preston, New London Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Dec 1715  Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John COOK,   b. 5 Nov 1724, Preston, New London Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1800  (Age 75 years)
    Family ID F53464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1687 - Newton, Middlesex Co, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - SETTLED Bef 1710 - Preston, New London Co, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1715 - Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Aug 1762 - Preston, New London Co, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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  • Sources 
    1. [S206] North America Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]., (Ancestry.com).