William Andrew John COOK Emmaline Amelia COOK Frances LEE Mary Ann GRAY Mini tree diagram

William Jackson COOK1,2,3,4,5

18th Jan 18471,2,3,4,5 - 13th May 19294

Life History

18th Jan 1847

Born in Desha County, Arkansas.1,2,3,4,5

11th Dec 1873

Married Frances LEE in Desha County, Arkansas.3

28th Apr 1927

Death of Frances LEE in Winchester, Desha, Arkansas.4

13th May 1929

Died in Winchester, Desha, Arkansas.4

after 13th May 1929

Buried in Scott Cemetery, Winchester, Desha County, Arkansas.4

Notes

  • 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]

    1860 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas, 21 July, JeffersonTownship, P O Campbell, page 31, Hse/Fam #17
    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]

    There is some indication that William's middle name is John. But onegenealogy has it as Jackson.  I ahve found no record of his middlename.

    Wm. Jackson Cook
    Birth Jan 18, 1847 in  Desha Co, AR
    Death May 13, 1929 in  Winchester, Desha, AR
    Buried in Scott Cemetery
    Parents
    John Cook 1818 - 1855
    Mary A. Gray b 1823
    Spouse Frances Lee
    Birth Jun 21, 1858 in  Desha Co, AR
    Death Apr 28, 1927 in Winchester, Desha, AR
    Buried Scott Cemetery
    --  Nichols-Henry,http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/47543973/person/24012525785

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    William J Cook
    Age 23, Birth Year abt 1850
    Residence Desha Co, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Francis Lee
    Spouse's Gender Female
    Spouse's Age 16
    Spouse's Residence Desha, Arkansas
    Marriage 11 Dec 1873 Desha County

    1880 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas, 5 June, JefersonTownship, District 77, page 4, Hse #34, Fam #35
    Cook, William J  W M 31 Head Farming AR GA TN [b abt 1849]
    Cook, Francis  W F 22 Wife Keeps House AR NC MS [abt 1858]
    Cook, James E W M 3 Son At Home AR AR AR [b abt 1877]
    Lee, Malissa W F 51 Mother-in-law Single Lives in Family MS GA KY [abt1829]
    McDaniel, Emma W F 13 Orphan Single Lives in Family Cannot read orwrite AR GA AR [abt 1867]

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. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
  • 4. Ancestry Trees
  • 5. 1880 Federal Census, Desha County, Arkansas
    • 5 June, Jeferson Township, District 77, page 4, Hse #34, Fam #35

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