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Edley Levi "Blackie" Cookson
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1884
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1969

Father: Cookson, Joseph J. b. 21 Apr 1856 d. 04 Jan 1936 OK
Mother:: Pettit, Eliza b. 27 Oct 1862
IL Dist., CN, IT d. 22 Nov 1944

Name: Cookson, Edley Levi `Blackie`
b. 29 Sep 1884 IL Dist, CN, IT
d. 11 Jan 1969
e. Burial: Levi Cookson Cem., Cherokee Co., OK.

Married 1: Parnell, Myrtle d. 22 Dec 1967
Married: 21 Dec 1907 Cherokee Co., OK

Married 2: Stratton, Mayme
Married: 17 Jun 1910 Cherokee Co., OK

Married 3: Keys, Mary Josephine d. 01 Mar 1974
Married: 05 Dec 1914 Cherokee Co., OK
Children:
Nila Cookson Poor
Lila Cookson Ballew
Commaletta Cookson Hendrix
Leola Cookson Sellers
Raymond Cookson
Maggie Geneva Cookson m. Clyde E. Enlow Sr. and m. Paul Waters
Edgar L. Cookson 1924-1926 (buried at this cem.)

Listed on the 1890 CN Census: IL, 899; Dawes Roll: card# 6338, roll# 15270; Miller Roll: Cookson, OK, ap# 26930, roll# 8335; Blood: 5/32 Cherokee. [Source: James R. Hicks]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph J. Cookson (1856 - 1936)
  Eliza Pettit Cookson (1862 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Josephine Keys Cookson (1886 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Nilah M Cookson Poor (1915 - 1991)*
  Lila M Cookson Ballew (1917 - 2001)*
  Maggie Geneva Cookson Waters (1922 - 2008)*
  Edgar L. Cookson (1924 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Llewellyn Cookson (1881 - 1934)*
  Edley Levi Cookson (1884 - 1969)
  Clement Griffin Cookson (1888 - 1966)*
  Reece Cookson (1899 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Levi Cookson Cemetery
Park Hill
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Alice P.
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98175518
Edley Levi Blackie Cookson
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 Added: Feb. 21, 2015
 
 
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