Cook Jeremiah

Male Abt 1717 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Cook Jeremiah 
    Born Abt 1 Jan 1717  Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID EFC86DAE47FC4BE48C1707E9A7FDB727596E 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Jeremiah is the son of William (3) below. Birth year could be either 1717 or 1718.

      In the Baltimore County Families book below, it also lists:
      COOK, JEREMIAH, m. 9 Nov. 1758 Ann Brucebanks (129:359). Do not know if this is the same Jeremiah.

      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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      Jeremiah is mentioned in his father, William's will (see notes under William Cook).
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      Maryland Marriages, 1634-1777. pg. 38, by Robert Barnes. Maryland State Archives, Jan. 2007
      Cook, Jeremiah, 9 Nov. 1758, Ann Brucebanks. 1 BA-359
      Possibly same person; did not see other Jeremiah Cooks when looking through books; however would be about 40 years old at time of marriage.
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      "Cook's Double Purchase" - Abstract of Land Record:
      8 May 1748: Jeremiah Cook of BA Co. [Baltimore County, MD], son and heir of William Cooke, and brother of John Cooke, deceased, conv. 159 a. (*)[meaning Cook's Double Purchase] to Amos Garrett who owned the land which took away the tract by an elder surv. [surveyed] formerly belonging to John Copson (TB#E: 708).
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    Person ID I2114  Petranek-Mercer
    Last Modified 16 May 2009 

    Father Cook William,   b. 8 Nov 1684,   d. 26 Sep 1731, Baltimore, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Garrett Sarah 
    Married 27 Aug 1713  Baltimore County, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F692  Group Sheet

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


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