James Hawkins Tooker

James Hawkins Tooker

Birth
Death 29 Dec 1901 (aged 80)
Burial Ridgebury, Orange County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 39677538 · View Source
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son of Charles P. Tooker and Hannah Nealey/Neely (of Minisink, NY)
grandson of Samuel Took and Catherine Finch (of Patchogue, NY)

m Frances Jane Allison (15 Aug 1825-18 Nov 1881), daughter of Isaac Allison and Sarah Allison

Children:
- Mary Eliza Tooker (8 NOV 1847-) m William H Green
- Charles Whitfield Tooker (1850-1929) m1 Alice Carrie Reeve, m2 Bettie Patterson
- Samuel Tooker (16 Sept 1854-1916) m Minnie Wellman (daughter of Frank Wellman and Sarah Jennings) moved to New Milford PA
- Lewis Allison Tooker (1858-) m Fannie Reeve
- Egbert Mills Tooker (16 Apr 1861-1952) m Lillie Emeritta Wellman (daughter of Frank Wellman and Sarah Jennings) moved to Salamanca NY
- James Francis "Frank" Tooker (1 Sept 1869-1939) m Maryann Barnes

m2 Arminda Skinner (20 Apr 1822-), daughter of Cyrus Skinner

NY Times obituary:
Prof James H Tooker, known as the "Sage of Wawayand," died yesterday at his home, near Middletown, NY at the age of eighty. For over fifty years he was a proficient phrenologist and physiognomist. He died in the house where he was born and had always lived.

Source:
- NY Times obituary
- The History of the Alison, Or Allison Family in Europe and America By Leonard Allison Morrison (1893)
- Commemorative Biographical Record of Northeastern Pennsylvania (1900) p179


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  • Created by: LadyGoshen
  • Added: 20 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39677538
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Hawkins Tooker (3 Feb 1821–29 Dec 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39677538, citing Ridgeberry Cemetery, Ridgebury, Orange County, New York, USA ; Maintained by LadyGoshen (contributor 46951894) .