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William Michael Cocke
Birth: Jul. 16, 1816
Rutledge
Grainger County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1896
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. Born in Rutledge, Tennessee, he was the grandson of US Congressman William Cocke and nephew of US Congressman John Cocke. He graduated from East Tennessee College, studied law, was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Rutledge and Nashville, Tennessee. He was a member of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, when elected as a Whig to the Twenty-ninth and Thirtieth Congresses, serving (1845-49). Not a candidate for reelection, he held many local and Tennessee State offices until his death at age 80. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Olivia Margaret Cocke Lyons (1837 - 1911)*
 
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Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 21, 2003
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