|Birth: ||Feb., 1854|
|Death: ||May 25, 1922|
the last number of the death year might be incorrect
In the 1920 U.S. Census, James A. Cookson, 68, born Canada, father born Maine, mother born Canada, was living in Washington County, Maine, Hattie A., 65, born Maine, parents born Maine; widowed daughter (sic) Gertrude Cookson, 34, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born Mass.; grandchildren Albert John Cookson, 12; Wellington Cookson, 10; Henry E. Cookson, 9; Evelyn, 8; and Edna, 5, father born Maine., mother born Mass, all born in Maine.
In the 1900 U.S. Census, lumber mill sawyer James A. Sawyer, 44, born July 1855 in Canada, parents born Canada, was living on Baring Street, Calais, Maine with Hattie A., 40, born Feb. 1860 in Maine, parents born Maine; day laborer Nellie M., Charles E., 25, born March 1876; Nellie M., 21, born July 1878; Effie E., 20, born April 1880; cotton mill carder Etta H., 14,born December 1885; William, 12, born October 1888; Emma H., 9, born August 1890; Ethel, 7, born April, 1893; and Lynnwood, 4, born March 1896, all born in Maine.
The Cooksons had been married for 26 years. Eight of their 14 children were still living.
James had come to the U.S. in 1870.
James A. Cookson and Hattie A. Clark, both of Calais, married November 30, 1872. (Calais Vital Records)
In the 1870 U.S. Census, house joiner William D. Clark, 44, born Maine, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with Elizabeth,44; Hattie A., 16; Frank M., 12; Fred P., 8; and Etta, 6, all born in Maine.
In the 1860 U.S. Census, Wm. D. Clark, 30, born Maine, was living in Marshfield, Maine, with Elizabeth, 30; Hattie, 6; and Frank, 2, all born in Maine.
Hattie was the daughter of William D. Clark Jr. and Elizabeth Pike.
James Albert Cookson (1851 - 1932)
William Denny Cookson (1887 - 1953)*
Henry Emmons Cookson (1889 - 1917)*
Linwood Albert Cookson (1896 - 1925)*
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Apr 21, 2012
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