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Thomas Bishop Cook
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1796
Schoharie County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1878
Adair County
Missouri, USA

Son of Elisha Cook [1767-1850] and Wealthy Bishop [1771-1839]. Married Polly Spencer 09 Jan 1823. Polly deceased by 1835. 2nd marriage to Leah M Johnson Richardson 30 Aug 1835 in Dearborn County, Indiana. Thomas & Leah were parents of 8 children:

Jacob Rawson Cook [1838-1925]
Rachel Jane Cook Walters [1839-1912]
Wealthy Content Cook Shoop [1841-1927]
Nancy Dilsen Cook [1842-1842]
Esther Ann Cook Shibley [1843-1912]
Elisha Johnson Cook [1845-1845]
Phebe Mariah Cook Sibole [1846-1930]
Mary Elisa [Eleola] Cook [1848-1849]

The family migrated from Sparta Twp, Dearborn County, Indiana between 1850-1860 to Adair County, Missouri, settling on a farm [known in later years as the "Old Brown Place"] west of Novinger, Adair County, Missouri. Here on this farm a small piece of land was set aside for a cemetery.

Cemetery Information: Four members of the Cook family are buried here: Leah [1874] & Thomas [1878] Cook and 2 Sibole grandchildren: William Constantine Sibole [1877] & Mary Esther Sibole [1880]. Members of the family have taken care of this little cemetery over the years. In 1990 the stones marking each grave were still there.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elisha Cook (1767 - 1850)
  Wealthy Bishop Cook (1771 - 1839)
 
 Spouse:
  Leah M Johnson Cook (1810 - 1874)*
 
 Children:
  Jacob Rossen Cook (1838 - 1924)*
  Rachel Jane Cook Walters (1839 - 1912)*
  Weltha Content Cook Shoop (1841 - 1927)*
  Nancy Dilsen Cook (1842 - 1842)*
  Esther Ann Cook Shibley (1843 - 1912)*
  Elisha Johnson Cook (1845 - 1845)*
  Phoebe Mariah Cook Sibole (1846 - 1930)*
  Mary Elisa [Eleola] Cook (1848 - 1849)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Bishop Cook (1796 - 1878)
  Seth Cook (1798 - 1873)*
  Wealthy Cook Tirrell (1806 - 1882)*
  Content Cook Gosling (1808 - 1875)*
  Elisha Cook (1811 - 1880)*
  David Cook (1813 - 1894)*
  Hannah Ann Cook Ferris (1816 - 1839)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cook-Sibole Cemetery
Adair County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Cina
Record added: Jan 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83788840
Thomas Bishop Cook
Added by: Janette Perryman
 
 
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 Added: Feb. 10, 2014
 
 
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