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George Perry Cook, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1869
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1960
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

George was the son of John Bela Cook and Martha Ann Kelly Cook. He was a veteran of the Spanish American War. George's wife was Nellie Lanford Cook.

George Perry Cook was the 7th great grandson of Mayflower passenger Stephen Hopkins and 6th great grandson of Mayflower passenger Giles Hopkins. Stephen Hopkins was a signer of the Mayflower Compact. Stephen Hopkins was also shipwrecked with John Rolfe on his way to Jamestown, Virginia in 1609. In 1610, Stephen Hopkins arrived in Jamestown.

Two of George's ancestors are documented Daughters of the American Revolution ancestors. These ancestors are Jesse Cook and John Cole. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Bela Cook (1827 - 1911)
  Martha Ann Kelley Cook (1837 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Nellie Lanford Cook (1875 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  George Perry Cook (1910 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Eliza Cook Ilfrey (1856 - 1909)*
  John Aquilla Cook (1860 - 1959)*
  William Parker Cook (1862 - 1934)*
  Samuel Griffin Cook (1867 - 1912)*
  George Perry Cook (1869 - 1960)
  Annie Virginia Cook Whitten (1880 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Park Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Susan R. Cole
Record added: Jan 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83818235
George Perry Cook, Sr
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- Susan R. Cole
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
 
 
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