Florence L De Witt was born in Cuyahoga Co, OH in 1858 to Hiram Winslow De Witt and Caroline Gleason De Witt. She married Joseph Wood Cooke on April 19, 1880 in Cuyahoga Co. Oh. She and Joseph had 2 children, Charles Clair Cooke in 1881 and Lulu Eunice Cooke in 1883. Her husband Joseph died of tuberculosis in April 1885. Three years later in August 1887, she also died of tuberculosis. Their children were only 6 and 4 years old at that time. At some point, they were taken in by their grandfather, EN Cooke and his family in Saint Mary's, WV.
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