William Andrew John COOK Francis W NESSEM William Floyd MEEKS Sombody USSERY William Jackson COOK Mary Ann GRAY Mini tree diagram

Emmaline Amelia COOK6,1,2,3,7,5,7,4

about 18391,2,3,4 - 6th Apr 18985,4

Life History

about 1839

Born in Desha County, Arkansas.1,2,3,4

10th Oct 1860

Married Francis W NESSEM in Desha County, Arkansas.7

before Feb 1867

Death of Sombody USSERY.7

28th Feb 1867

Married William Floyd MEEKS in Desha County, Arkansas.6,7

6th Apr 1898

Died in White County, Arkansas.5,4

Other facts

 

Married Sombody USSERY

Notes

  • The following marriage record appears to be for Emma Amelia Cook, wholater marreid Wililam Floyd Meeks.

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Emealia E Cook
    Age 20, Birth Year abt 1840
    Residence Jefferson, Desha, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Francis W Nessem
    Spouse's Age 28
    Spouse's Residence Desha, Arkansas
    Marriage 10 Oct 1860 Desha County

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    William F Meeks
    Age 28, Birth Year abt 1839
    Residence Desha County, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Emma Ussery
    Spouse's Gender Female
    Spouse's Age 26
    Spouse's Residence Desha, Arkansas
    Marriage 27 Feb 1867 Desha County

    1850 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas, 14 October, RichlandTownship, page 122/14, Hse/Fam #117
    John Cook 32 M Farmer $2000 Real Estate Value b SC [b abt 1818]
    Mary Cook 28 F b SC [b abt 1822]
    Emeline Cook 10 F b GA [b abt 1833]
    William Cook 2 M b GA [b abt 1848]
    Nancy Grey 55 F b GA [b abt 1795]
    Nancy Grey 15 F b GA [b abt 1835]
    Isaac Grey 12 M b GA [b abt 1838]

    1860 Federal Census, Greenville County, South Carolina, 27 June,Greenville, P O Gowinsville, page 34, Hse #271, Fam #236
    Mary Cook 36 F Housekeeper $7200 Real Estate $10,000 Personal b KY [babt 1822]
    Emeline Cook 20 F b AR [b abt 1833]
    William J Cook 11 M b AR [b abt 1848]
    Isaac Gray 22 M Day Laborer $1200 Real Estate $500 Personal b AR [babt 1838]

    The reported ages are off in the 1870 census.

    1870 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas, 22 July, JeffersonTownship, PO Cypress Creek, page 14, Hse/Fam #141
    Meeks, William F 32 M W Farmer $2000 Real Estate $1200 Personal bornGeorgia [b abt 1838]
    Meeks, Emma 28 F W Keeping House b Ark [b abt 1842]
    Meeks, William B 10mos b Sept [1869] M W born Ark

    1880 Federal Census, Drew County, Arkansas, 8 June, Franklin Township,District 92, page 6-7, Hse/Fam #11
    Meeks, W F  W M 42 Head Farmer GA GA GA [b abt 1838]
    -page 7 -
    Meeks, Emma W F 40 Wife Keeping House AR KY AR [abt 1840]
    Meeks, Edgar  W M 10 Son Farming AR GA AR [b abt 1870]
    Meeks, Bennie W M 4 Son Farming AR GA AR [b abt 1876]
    Meeks, Fannie  W F 7 Dau Single At Home AR GA AR [abt 1873]

Sources

  • 1. 1850 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas
    • 14 October, Richland Township, page 122/14, Hse/Fam #117
  • 2. 1860 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas
    • 21 July, Jefferson Township, P O Campbell, page 31, Hse/Fam #17
  • 3. 1880 Federal Census, Drew County, Arkansas
    • 8 June, Franklin Township, District 92, page 6-7, Hse/Fam #11
  • 4. Ancestry Trees
  • 5. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 6. Robert Meeks, Ancestry Messaging to Orville Boyd Jenkins
  • 7. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957

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