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John Cranmer Cook
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1855
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1936
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Aged 81y 19d; died at the Abraham Lincoln Hotel

John Cranmer Cook was the son of General John Cook, who served as Mayor of Springfield, Sheriff of Sangamon County and for whom Cook Street is named. General John Cook's father was Daniel Pope Cook, the first Attorney-General of Illinois, and for whom Cook County is named. General Cook's mother was the daughter of Governor Ninian Edwards.

John Cranmer Cook
Birth Date: 12 Oct 1855
Birth Place: Springfield, Illinois
Death Date: 1 Nov 1936
Death Place: Springfield Township, Sangamon, Illinois
Burial Date: 3 Nov 1936
Burial Place: Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Oak Ridge
Death Age: 81
Occupation: Farming, Cattle
Race: White
Marital Status: M
Gender: Male
Residence: Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois
Father Name: John Cook
Father Birth Place: Belleville, Illinois
Mother Name: Susan Lamb
Mother Birth Place: Kaskaskia, Illinois
Spouse Name: Mabel
Comments: Length of residence where death occurred: 10y
Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947

Family links: 
  John Pope Cook (1825 - 1910)
  Susan A. Lamb Cook (1828 - 1890)
  Mabel Jones Cook (1865 - 1955)
  Susan Cook House (1886 - 1968)*
  James Lamb Cook (1851 - 1933)*
  John Cranmer Cook (1855 - 1936)
  William James Cook (1862 - 1939)*
  Daniel Pope Cook (1893 - 1963)**
  Nina May Cook (1894 - 1981)**
  Charles Bosworth Cook (1896 - 1978)**
  Daisy E. Cook Field (1898 - ____)**
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 10, 49 Jones Plot
Created by: BjJ
Record added: Mar 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34650722
John Cranmer Cook
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