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Maj Thomas Peter Cooksey
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1829
Warren County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1912
Jefferson County
Florida, USA

Thomas Peter Cooksey was the son of Thomas Cooksey and Fetnah Proctor. The Cooksey and Proctor families were neighbors in Georgia. The Cookseys came to Florida when it was still a territory. Thomas Peter married Mary Isabel Bellinger. They had 11 children and a large plantation in what is now Jefferson and Madison Counties in Florida. Thomas was a major in the Confederate Army.
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  Mary Isabel Bellinger Cooksey (1843 - 1932)*
  Pinckney Bellinger Cooksey (1865 - 1888)*
  Kate Cooksey Jernigan (1870 - 1964)*
  Pauline Cooksey (1872 - 1942)*
  Mary Fetnah Cooksey Proctor (1874 - 1981)*
  Proctor Cooksey (1879 - 1979)*
  Bessie Cooksey Hornsby (1882 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Cooksey Family Cemetery
Jefferson County
Florida, USA
Created by: Clayton Stewart
Record added: Feb 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84463948
Maj Thomas Peter Cooksey
Added by: Clayton Stewart
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