His family was one of the early settlers in Aurelius Township.
He was married to Elizabeth Marshall, daughter of Moses and Eliza Jand Casterline Marshall.
In the 1850 census, John's family is listed as follows:
Parents: John and Mary, both born in England.
Siblings: Matthew, born in England in 1822;
Thomas, born in England in 1824;
George, born in Michigan in 1832;
John, born in Michigan in 1836;
Martha, born in Michigan in 1837;
Rebecca, born in Michigan in 1846.
One daughter, Nellie, was born to John & Elizabeth Marshall Cook in 1866 & she died in 1870. Her father, John had died in 1867.
Elizabeth Marshall Potter (1842 - 1913)*
Nellie M. Cook (1866 - 1870)*
Maintained by: Theron & Helen Smith
Originally Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Aug 25, 2008
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