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James M. COOK

James M. COOK

Male 1801 - 1862  (61 years)

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  • Name James M. COOK  [1, 2
    Born 4 Sep 1801  , , Delaware, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1830  Bethel Twp., Miami, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James Cook household (indexed as Coole) 
    • James Cook
      1 male under 5 [Hezekiah, 3]
      1 male 5 thru 9 [Alden, 6]
      2 males 15 thru 19 [unk -- hired hands, relatives?]
      1 male 20 thru 29 [James, 29]
      1 female under 5 [Sarah]
      1 female 20 thru 29 [Jane, 27]
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    Ohio. Miami Co. - James Cook
    Land Records 19 Jan 1835  , Miami, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bought 8 acres N1/2 Sec. 5 T2 R9 $50 
    Deed - Richison
    Deed - Richison
    Andrew Samuel Richison to James Cook, 1835
    Land Records 28 Feb 1835  Bethel Twp., Miami, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Bought 6 1/4 acres NW1/4 Sec 5 T2 R9 $100 
    Land Records 20 Aug 1838  , Clinton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    E1/2 NW1/4 S30 T21N R2E 73.2 acres 
    • Certificate no. 19950
    Land Records 20 Aug 1838  , Clinton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    NW1/4 NW1/4 S28 T21N R2E 40 acres 
    • Cert 19938
    Census 1 Jun 1840  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    James Cook household 
    • James Cook
      1 male 5 thru 9 [1831-1835 - Theodore 1834]
      1 male 10 thru 14 [1826-1830 - Hezekiah c.1827]
      1 male 15 thru 19 [1821-1825 - Alden S. c.1824]
      1 male 20 thru 29 [1811-1820 - Unknown]
      1 male 30 thru 39 [1801-1810 - James 1801]
      1 female under 5 [1836-1840 - Candace 1838]
      1 female 5 thru 9 [1831-1835 - Amanda Jane 1835]
      1 female 10 thru 14 [1826-1830 - Jane 1830]
      1 female 15 thru 19 [1821-1825 - Sarah Ellen 1825]
      1 female 30 thru 39 [1801-1810 - Jane 1803]
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - James Cook
    Census 1 Jun 1850  District 10, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    James Cook household 
    • James Cook, age 48, male, farmer, real estate $1600, born Delaware.
    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  [12
    James Cook household 
    • James Cook, age 58, hotel keeper, real estate $3,000, personal property $700, born Delaware.
    • Alik Marsh, age 23 artist, personal property $200, born Indiana, living with family in 1860.
    1860 U.S. Census - Richison
    1860 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Carroll Co. - James Cook
    Died 9 Nov 1862  Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13
    BOND 9 Dec 1862  Delphi, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    $1,000 by administrator, Alden S. Cooke 
    Probate 24 May 1864  Delphi, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Final Settlement, James M. Cook estate 
    Probate record - Richison
    Probate record - Richison
    James M. Cook estate, 1864
    Buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Sharon, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13
    • Section A, Row 11
    Grave marker - Richison
    Grave marker - Richison
    James Cook (1801-1862)
    Courtesy of Richard Lybrook, Find A Grave
    Notes 
    • xxxx
    Person ID I4064  richison
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2015 

    Family 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) 
    Married 12 Mar 1822  , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Marriage license and return - Richison
    Marriage license and return - Richison
    Cook-Richison marriage, 1822
    Children 
    +1. Alden S. COOK,   b. ca 1823, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1897, Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Sarah Ellen COOK,   b. 1 Mar 1825, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1900, , Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Hezekiah W COOK,   b. c.1827, , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1888, Washington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)  [Birth]
     4. Mary Ann COOK,   b. Cal Aug 1829,   d. 3 Mar 1830, prob. , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Jane COOK,   b. 17 Oct 1830, , Pike, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1898, Cutler, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Birth]
     6. Theodore COOK,   b. c.1834, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    +7. Amanda Jane COOK,   b. 9 Mar 1835, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1871, , Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Candace C. COOK,   b. 4 Feb 1838, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1911, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Isabelle Mantazequa COOK,   b. 30 Nov 1840, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1926, Flora, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     10. Virginia COOK,   b. Cal 25 Feb 1841, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1867, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)  [Birth]
     11. Milton COOK,   b. c. 1842,   d. Bef 1850  (Age ~ 8 years)  [Birth]
    +12. James Jasper COOK,   b. 16 Apr 1845, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1924, prob Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    +13. Mariah Clementine COOK,   b. 21 Apr 1848, Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1904, Frankfort, Clinton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F88  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1801 - , , Delaware, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Mar 1822 - , Clark, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Records - Bought 8 acres N1/2 Sec. 5 T2 R9 $50 - 19 Jan 1835 - , Miami, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Records - E1/2 NW1/4 S30 T21N R2E 73.2 acres - 20 Aug 1838 - , Clinton, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Records - NW1/4 NW1/4 S28 T21N R2E 40 acres - 20 Aug 1838 - , Clinton, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - James Cook household - 1 Jun 1840 - , Cass, 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 MapsDied - 9 Nov 1862 - Burlington, Carroll, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    James Cook, 1802-1862
Photo courtesy of Cherry Appenzellar Evans
    James Cook, 1802-1862 Photo courtesy of Cherry Appenzellar Evans

    Documents
    Death certificate - Richison
    Death certificate - Richison
    Candace C. Stockton, 1911
    Death certificate - Richison
    Death certificate - Richison
    Isabelle Mantazequa (Cook) Everman, 1926

  • Sources 
    1. [S1878] Correspondence, 2 May 2012.
      Cherry Appenzellar Evans, to Shirley Richison Fields, e-mail, 30 July 2001, "Richison Surname;" privately held by Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    2. [S1901] Marriage, 2 May 2012.
      "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," digital image, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 2 May 2012); entry for James Cook and Jane Richardson, 1822; FHL microfilm 466,399.

    3. [S1878] Correspondence, 2 May 2012.
      E-mail correspondence between Cherry Evans and Shirley Richison Fields, 2001-2004. Copies of e-mails privately held by Fields, Avon Indiana.

    4. [S1310] Find A Grave, 10 Aug 2012.
      Richard Lybrook, creator. "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 August 2012); memorial for James Cooke, 1801-1862.

    5. [S1839] 1830 U.S. Census, 6 Jan 2013.
      1830 U. S. census, Miami County, Ohio, population schedule, Bethel Township, page 54, James Coole; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 August 2012); NARA microfilm M19-136.

    6. [S65] Land, 29 Jul 2012.
      Miami County, Ohio, Deed Book 12, pp 453-454, Andrew Samuel Richison to James Cook, 19 January 1835; Recorder's Office, Troy.

    7. [S65] Land, 29 Jul 2012.
      Miami County, Ohio, Deed Book 12, pp 452-453, James & Hannah Armstrong to James Cook, 28 February 1835; Recorder's Office, Troy.

    8. [S65] Land, 9 Jan 2013.
      James Cooke (Clinton County, Indiana), cash sale certficate no. 19950; "Land Patent Search," digital images, General Land Office Records (http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch : accessed 9 January 2013.

    9. [S65] Land, 9 Jan 2013.
      James Cooke (Clinton County, Indiana), cash sale certficate no. 19938; "Land Patent Search," digital images, General Land Office Records (http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/PatentSearch : accessed 9 January 2013.

    10. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census, 19 Mar 2015.
      1840 U. S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, no township given, page 416 (penned), James Cook household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 August 2012); imaged from NARA microfilm M704: 378.

    11. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 8 Feb 2012.
      1850 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, District 10, pages 360A (stamped), dwelling 630, family 630, James Cook; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 February 2012); NARA microfilm M432:137.

    12. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 8 Feb 2012.
      1860 U.S. census, Carroll County, Indiana, population schedule, town of Burlington, page 138 (penned), dwelling 993, family 993, James Cook; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 8 February 2012); NARA microfilm M653:246.

    13. [S1878] Correspondence, 2 May 2012.
      E-mail correspondence between Cherry Evans and Shirley Richison Fields, 2001-2004. Copies of e-mails privately held by Fields, Avon IN.

    14. [S1903] Wills & Probates, 28 Mar 2015.
      Carroll County, Indiana, probate case file of James M. Cook (1862), bond of Alden S. Cooks, 9 December 1862; County Clerks Office, Delphi, Indiana.

    15. [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.

    16. [S1901] Marriage, 2 May 2012.
      "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," digital image, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org: accessed 2 May 2012), entry for James Cook and Jane Richardson, 1822; citing FHL microfilm 466,399.