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James Jasper  COOK

James Jasper COOK

Male 1845 - 1924  (79 years)

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  • Name James Jasper COOK  [1, 2, 3
    Born 16 Apr 1845  Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Age 5, 1850 census, c.1845
      Age 15, 1860 census, c.1845
      Age 34, 1880 census, c.1846, IN
    Obituary - Richison
    Obituary - Richison
    Jane (Richison) Cook, 1891
    Gender Male 
    Census 4 Sep 1850  District 10, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James Cook household 
    • James J. Cook, age 5, male, born Indiana.
    1850 US Census - Richison
    1850 US Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - James Cook
    Census 18 Jul 1860  Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    James Cook household 
    • J. J. Cook, age 15, attended school within year, born Indiana.
    1860 U.S. Census - Richison
    1860 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - James Cook
    Probate 24 May 1864  Delphi, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Final settlement of James M. Cook estate 
    Probate record - Richison
    Probate record - Richison
    James M. Cook estate, 1864
    Census 20 & 24 Jun 1870  Burlington Twp., Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    J. J. Cook household and Jasper J. Cook household 
    • Cook, J. J., age 26, male, white, painter, real estate $250, personal estate $250, born Indiana, U.S. citizen.
    1870 U.S. Census - Richison
    1870 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - J. J. Cook
    Census 19 Jun 1880  Burlington Twp., Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    James J. Cook household 
    • Cook, James J., white, male, age 34, married, painter, born Indiana, father born Pennsylvania, mother born Ohio.
    1880 U.S. Census - Richison
    1880 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - James J. Cook
    Residence 29 Aug 1891  Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    at death of his mother, Jane (Richison) Cook 
    Census 18 Jun 1900  Burlington Twp., Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    James J. Cooke household 
    • «b»
      1) Cooke, James J., head, white, male, born April 1845, age 55, widowed, born Indiana, father born Delaware, mother born Ohio, house painter, able to read and write, speaks English, rents home«/b»
    1900 U.S. Census - Richison
    1900 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - James J. Cooke
    Census 22 Apr 1910  Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Noel Cooke household 
    • Cooke, James J., father, male, white, age 65, widower, born Indiana, father born Delaware, mother born Ohio, speaks English, able to read and write.
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Noel Corke
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Noel Cooke
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Eel Twp., Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    U.S. 
    • Cook, James J., father, male, white, age 75, widower, able to read and write, born Indiana.
    1920 U.S. Census - Richison
    1920 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Noel Cook
    Alt. Birth Place , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Military Service , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    during the Civil War as a Sargent in Company D, Infantry 
    Died 5 Aug 1924  prob Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Burlington Cemetery, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13, 14
    Person ID I3494  richison
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2017 

    Father James M. COOK,   b. 4 Sep 1801, , , Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1862, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Jane RICHISON,   b. 11 Mar 1803, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1891, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F88  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary E. RUTTER,   b. 4 Mar 1848, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1890, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1867  , Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • married by Moses Plank, J.P.
    Marriage license and return - Richison
    Marriage license and return - Richison
    Cook-Rutter mariage, 1867
    Children 
     1. Jay COOK,   b. Nov/Dec 1869, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1922, Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)  [Birth]
     2. Freddy COOK,   b. c.1873, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     3. Wirt W. COOK,   b. c.1875, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     4. Noel COOK,   b. c.1878, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     5. Nellie Mae COOK,   b. 8 Sep 1885, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1982, Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F1465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Apr 1845 - Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - James Cook household - 18 Jul 1860 - Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Sep 1867 - , Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - at death of his mother, Jane (Richison) Cook - 29 Aug 1891 - Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Noel Cooke household - 22 Apr 1910 - Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth Place - - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - during the Civil War as a Sargent in Company D, Infantry - - , , Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Burlington Cemetery, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Back row: ElmerDunkin, Claude Spencer, Ed Wagoner, Ruben Flora, Will Everman, Goerge Wagoner, Jap [James Jasper] Cooke, Mr. Ridenour
Front row: Rolla Hendrick, Wert Cooke, Lon Cooke, John Cooke, Grant Cooke, Mitch Cooke, Grover Sink
    Back row: ElmerDunkin, Claude Spencer, Ed Wagoner, Ruben Flora, Will Everman, Goerge Wagoner, Jap [James Jasper] Cooke, Mr. Ridenour Front row: Rolla Hendrick, Wert Cooke, Lon Cooke, John Cooke, Grant Cooke, Mitch Cooke, Grover Sink
    Taken at Flora, Indiana
    Photo courtesy of Marilyn Assiff

    Histories
    Cook Men
    Cook Men
    "Cook Men" photograph, ca. 1920; digital image ca. 2014, original held by Marilyn W. Assiff, [address for private use], 2014. This photograph was a postcard with the names of the men penned on the back of the postcard by an unknown person. This is believed to be a picture of 15 men of the Cook family of Carroll County, Indiana or men related to the family by marriage.This photograph has been cropped many times to provide individual head shots for the pages on this website of the various men in the photo.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1878] Correspondence (Reliability: 1), 9 Aug 2012.
      Cherry Appenzellar Evans, to Shirley Richison Fields, e-mail, 30 July 2001, "Richison Surname," Richison Correspondence; privately held by Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    2. [S1901] Marriage, 13 Mar 2014.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," digital images, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 13 Mar 2014); James J. Cook and Mollie E. Rutter, 1867, Carroll County; citing FHL microfilm 2,196,189.

    3. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 13 Mar 2014.
      1880 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, Burlington Township, enumeration district (ED) 5, p. 16D (penned), dwelling 147, family 147, James J. Cook household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 13 March 2013); citing NARA microfilm publication T9: 267.

    4. [S1878] Correspondence (Reliability: 1), 9 Aug 2012.
      Cherry Appenzellar Evans, to Shirley Richison Fields, e-mail, 1 August 2001, "Re: Richison Surname," Richison Correspondence; privately held by Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    5. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 8 Feb 2012.
      1850 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, District 10, pages 360A (stamped), dwelling 630, family 630, James Cook household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 8 February 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M432, roll 137.

    6. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 8 Feb 2012.
      1860 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, town of Burlington, page 138 (handwritten), dwelling 993, family 993, James Cook household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 8 February 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M653, roll 246.

    7. [S1903] Wills & Probates, 28 Mar 2015.
      Carroll County, Indiana, probate case file of James M. Cook (1862), final settlement by administrator Alden S. Cook, 24 May 1864; County Clerks Office, Delphi, Indiana.

    8. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 15 Mar 2014.
      1870 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, Burlington Township, Burlington post office, p. 15 (penned), dwelling 117, family 116, J. J. Cook household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 November 2008); citing NARA microfilm publication M593: 301.
      This family was enumerated twice-- once on page 15, dwelling 117, family 116 as J.J. Cook household and again on page 26, dwelling 203, family 200 as Jasper J. Cook household -- same wife, same child -- even same value on RE and personal estate. The main difference is his occupation -- page 15 says he is a painter, and page 26 says he is a farmer. The child, Jay is born in Dec on page 15 but that is Nov on page 26. Copies of both pages are included.

    9. [S1854] Obituary, 12 April 2014.
      "Death of Mrs. Jane Cook," obituary, Delphi (Indiana) Journal, 3 September 1891, page 9, col. 6; digital images, Delphi Public Library
      (carrrollcountyin.newspaperarchive.com : accessed 17 March 2014).

    10. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census, 15 Mar 2014.
      1900 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, Burlington Township, enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 12B (penned), dwelling 266, family 269, James J. Cooke household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 15 March 2014); citing NARA microfilm publication T623: 361.

    11. [S45] 1910 U.S. Census, 22 Feb 2010.
      1910 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Logansport Ward 3, enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 9a, dwelling 178, family 200, Noel Cooke household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 Feb 2010); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm T624, roll 342.

    12. [S238] 1920 U.S. Census, 15 Mar 2014.
      1920 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Eel Township, city of Logansport, enumeration district (ED) 30, sheet 5B (penned), dwelling 108. family 139, Noel Cook household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 15 March 2014); citing NARA microfilm publication T625: 425.

    13. [S21] Web Site .
      Link to Jane Richison/Richardson Cook and James Cook

      7. James Jasper b. 16 Apr 1845 Cass Co., IN, m. 19 Sep 1867 (not sure which wife married then--Mary Elizabeth BUTLER b. 4 Mar 1848 OH, d 25 Nov 1890 Burlington, Carroll Co., IN or Mollie E RUTTER), d. 5 Aug 1924, (80y) bur. Burlington Cem., Sec A, Row 1. Civil War: Sgt, Co D, Infantry.

    14. [s1310] Find A Grave, accessed 22 Nov 2010<, entry for James J. Cook (Reliability: 3), 22 Nov 2010.
      James J. Cook
      Birth: unknown
      Death: unknown
      Burial: Burlington Cemetery, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA
      Created by: John C. Anderson on 23 Dec 2009
      Memorial No. 45745820
      John C. Anderson does not appear to be a relative.

    15. [S1901] Marriage, 9 Jan 2013.
      "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959," index, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 9 January 2013); James J. Cook and Mollie E. Rutter, 1867, Carroll County; FHL 2,196,189.