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Peter Cook
Birth: 1675
Cannock
Cannock Chase District
Staffordshire, England
Death: May 25, 1713

Died during passage to United States


History of Chester County, Pennsylvania: With Genealogical and Biographical; By John Smith Futhey, Gilbert Cope 1881. Page 501 =================================================
"COOK, Peter, of Tarvin, Cheshire, England, married, 10, 7, 1695, Elinor Norman, of Kingsley, at Newton, in Cheshire, and had the following children, of whom the first was born at Tarvin, the second at Kingsley, and the rest at Norwich, in Cheshire: John b. 7, 2, 1696; Mary, b. 9, 12, 1698; Peter, b. 10, 4, 1700; Isaac, b. 10, 18, 1702; Thomas and Abraham, b. 8, 29, 1704; Elinor, b. 3, 22, 1707; Mary, b. 3, 22, 1709; Samuel, b. 2, 23, 1712.

The name in England appears to have been written Cooke. This family embarked for America soon after the birth of the youngest child, but the father died on the voyage or shortly after their arrival. The widow produced a certificate to Chester Monthly Meeting, 1, 29, 1714, and in that year was married to John Fincher, with whom she removed with her children to Londongrove."
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elinor Norman Fincher (1672 - 1726)
 
 Children:
  John Cooke (1696 - 1759)*
  Peter Cook (1700 - 1779)*
  Thomas Cook (1704 - 1752)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Atlantic Ocean
 
Created by: Danette Percifield Cogsw...
Record added: Jul 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28160899
Peter Cook
Added by: john cook
 
 
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You are my 6th ggg gf and I wish you peace. I have been searching for years and feel blessed to have found you.
- Linda Cook
 Added: Jan. 31, 2017
Rest in Heavenly peace.
- Lori Haus
 Added: Oct. 13, 2016

- Debbie (Davis) Evanoff
 Added: May. 11, 2016
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