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Mary "Polly" Wood Cooke
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1813
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1887
Fannin County
Texas, USA

Note: My records show Mary Cooke died 1885 in Fannin Co, TX. The tombstone shows 1887. I went with the date on the tombstone.

Mary "Polly" Wood Cooke daughter of William Wood.

Note: Oct 2012 I'm still working on this family. If you have information, please email me.

Mary "Polly" Wood married Hezekiah Cantrell Cooke Sr. 14 Oct 1830 in TN.

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1850 Census TN, Mcminn, subdivision 23
H. C. Cooke, head, 44, TN
Mary, Cooke, wife, 39, TN
William H, son, 18, TN
Robert H, son, 16, TN
John, son, 14, TN
Mary J, daughter, 10
Elizabeth, daughter, 2

Mary was a widow and lived in McMinn TN per the 1860 and 1870 census.

1880 Census, Texas, Cooke County
Cooke, Mary, head, 66, 1814, TN, widow, father born SC, mother born TN
Cooke, H. C., son, 21, 1859, TN, father SC, mother TN

Children of Hezekiah Cantrell COOKE Sr. and Mary (Polly) Wood:
1. William Henderson COOKE 1831-1907
2. Robert Fielding COOKE 1834-1898
3. John Brazelton Cooke 1836-1886
4. Mary Jane Cooke Kantz 1840-1915
5. Washington L. COOKE 1843-1850
6. Eliza Elvia Cooke Trew 1848-1902
7. James Burch COOKE 1853-1935
8. Hezekiah Cantrell COOKE Jr. 1859-1929

Polk County Tennessee Cemeteries:
Location: On Columbus farm, now owned by Tom Pannell heirs, 4 miles N. of Benton on old town site of Columbus.
Date established: November 18, 1863 at the death of Ezekiel H. Dunn.
Discontinued: At the death of M.H. Cooke, wife of J. B. Cooke.
By whom established: Dunn family on Dunn farm
Number of Graves: 9, approximately.
Acreage: 20 x 40 ft approximately
Remarks. Among those buried here are:
Ezekiel H. Dunn, 10 Oct 1818-18 Nov 1863
wife Annie Eliza Dacus Dunn, 10 Dec 1810-5 Aug 1884
their daughters Texannah M. Owens, 11 Feb 1850-18 Feb 1869
and Almita M. 28 Aug 1842-25 Dec 1863
M. H. Cooke; (no dates)
John B. Cooke died 16 May 1886
children of J. B. and M. H.Cooke:
James Moss Cooke 10 Nov 1877-10 July 1880
Napolian B. Cooke, 15 April 1866-30 Sep 1871
Condition of Cemetery: Not cared for.
Date: January 24, 1940
Family links: 
  Hezekiah Cantrell Cooke (1806 - 1859)
  William Henderson Cooke (1830 - 1907)*
  John Brazelton Cooke (1832 - 1886)*
  Robert Fielding Cooke (1834 - 1898)*
  Mary Jane Cooke Kantz (1840 - 1915)*
  Washington L Cooke (1843 - 1850)*
  Eliza Elvira Cooke Trew (1848 - 1902)*
  James B. Cooke (1853 - 1935)*
  Hezekiah Cantrell Cooke (1858 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Carson Cemetery
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 2, Row 13
Created by: Jenevia Clark-Lowery
Record added: Oct 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30492877
Mary Polly <i>Wood</i> Cooke
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Mary Polly <i>Wood</i> Cooke
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