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Charles Lewis Cocke
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1820
King William County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 4, 1901

Wearing graduation robes, seniors at Hollins University walk from campus through an adjacent field to the Cocke Family Cemetery on a hill to lay a wreath on this school founder's grave every year on Founder's Day in February. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Susanna Virginia Pleasants Cocke (1820 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Leila Virginia Cocke Turner (1844 - 1899)*
  Sarah Lewis Cocke (1845 - 1900)*
  Mary Susan Cocke Hayward (1847 - 1929)*
  Rosa P. Cocke Smith (1850 - 1882)*
  Charles Henry Cocke (1853 - 1900)*
  Martha Louisa Cocke (1855 - 1938)*
  Lucian Howard Cocke (1858 - 1927)*
  Elizabeth Cocke Barbee (1863 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cocke Cemetery
Hollins
Roanoke County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Dee Ferris
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Apr 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8593385
Charles Lewis Cocke
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- Audrey
 Added: Jul. 4, 2011
Founder of Hollins College
- PL
 Added: Apr. 27, 2004
 
 
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