Cook William

Male 1684 - 1731  (46 years)


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  • Name Cook William 
    Born 8 Nov 1684  [1
    Gender Male 
    MRIN 692 - Sarah Garrett 
    _FSFTID MTPB-TFZ 
    _UID 49FD5E2800124682841440F838E63CF4C4A5 
    Died 26 Sep 1731  Baltimore, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • This is William (3), son of John (1) below.

      Book: Baltimore County Families 1659-1759, Volume 1, by Robert W. Barnes, MF 187.82 B 261 - Maryland State Historical Society (Dec. 2006) [note: the info typed below is exactly as it appears in the book]
      THE JOHN COOK FAMILY
      COOK, JOHN (1), earliest known ancestor, was in Balto. Co. by May 1678 when he surv. Cook's Chance in Spesutia Hund; d. c.1713; est. was inv. on 1 Aug 1713 by Joseph Johnston and Cadawallader Jones, and val. at 19.8.4 pounds; est. admin. on 4 Oct. 1714 by William Cook; had iss.: JOHN, b. 21 Dec. 1681; WILLIAM, b. 8 Nov. 1684 (1:15; 50:253; 128:1; 211) [note: I don't know what these numbers mean].

      COOK, JOHN (2), s. of John (1), was b. 21 Dec. 1681; may be the John who d. 22 Dec. 1738; m. 30 Dec. 1726 Sarah West; in Aug. 1718 the petition of John Cook to be levy free was granted; had iss.: MARY, b. 13 March 1726/7; PRISCILLA, b. 27 March 1730; ROBERT, b. 15 Aug. 1732; JOHN, b. 8 Dec 1734 (23:40; 128:50, 64, 75, 86, 93).

      COOK, WILLIAM (3), s. of John (1), b. 8 Nov. 1684, d. 26 Sept. 1731; m. Sarah Garrett on 27 Aug. 1713; admin. the estates of John Cook and John Miles on 4 Oct. 1714; his will, 24 Sept. 1731 - 8 March 1731/2, named sons Jeremiah and John, daus. Elizabeth and Sarah, and w. Sarah; may be the William Cook who in 1730 gave his age as 46, and named his father-in-law Emanuel Ceely; had iss.: SARAH, b. 1 March 1720, d. 15 May 1720; RICHARD, b. 21 May 1715,d. 31 March 1722; JEREMIAH, b. 1 Jan. 1717/8; JOHN, b. 28 Feb. 1721/2; ELIZABETH, b. 5 April 1725, prob. the Elizabeth who m. Jacob Cord on 20 June 1750; SARAH, b. 12 March 1727; WILLIAM MINER, b. 25 May 1732 (1:15, 20; 125:217; 128:61, 38, 49, 77; 129:362).

      COOK, ROBERT (4), s. of John (2), b. 15 Aug 1732; in Aug. 1750 chose Ephraim Gover as guardian (37:152)
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      Will of William Cook - (Abstract)
      Cook, William, planter, Baltimore Co., 24th Sept. 1731; 8th March 1731
      To 2 sons Jeremiah and John and their hrs., dwell. plan. "Cook's Dubble Purches" equally at age of 21; shd. sd. sons die without issue, sd. plan. to 2 daus. Elizabeth and Sarah; they failing issue, to pass to the line of Cooks forever.
      To wife Sarah, extx., personal estate, dower rights during life and care of child. until of age; shd. wife die, sons to be in poss. of lands at age of 19.
      Test: Patrick Ruork, John Burton, Bennett Garrett.
      20, 359 (assume Liber, Folio or Book, Page)
      Source: Maryland Calendar of Wills, Vol. 6 1726-1732, by Jane Baldwin, pg. 217, Maryland State Archives, Jan. 2007
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    Person ID I2110  Petranek-Mercer
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2014 

    Father Cook John,   b. Abt 1656,   d. Abt 1713, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Unknown,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F691  Group Sheet

    Family Garrett Sarah 
    Married 27 Aug 1713  Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Cook Richard,   b. 21 May 1715, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1722, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     2. Cook Jeremiah,   b. Abt 1 Jan 1717, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Cook Sarah,   b. 1 Mar 1720, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1720, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Cook John,   b. 28 Feb 1721, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef May 1748  (Age < 27 years)
     5. Cook Elizabeth,   b. 5 Apr 1725, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Cook Sarah,   b. 12 Mar 1727, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Cook William Miner,   b. 25 May 1732, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F692  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] Baltimore County Families, 1659-1759.


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