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Cook Families of Kentucky and Tennessee

With Census Data on Every County in Ky and Tn

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Check this site often for Kentucky and Tennessee Cook Family Genealogy

updated: 09/03/01

The effort to collect Cook information for Kentucky and Tennessee was expanded from the original purpose to collect Cook information for the Jackson Purchase area only. The Jackson Purchase Area of Kentucky is the most western part of the state and includes: 

Please note that the family stories are being moved from these pages to http://www.ancestorstories.org BUT the mountains of census, marriage, land records and other information will remain on this site.
  • Ballard
  • Carlisle
  • Calloway
  • Graves 
  • Fulton  
  • Hickman
  • Marshall
  • McCracken

Every effort has been made to provide the submitter's name and e-mail address; but as with all information, please double check with the originator or your own sources. My Cook line is rather short, and this web site grew from a desire to not only break down my brick wall but help other researchers as well.  Credits for the creation of this site extend to everyone who has visited and contributed but also , Charlie Cook,  and Ellie Stephens - some pretty terrific Cook researchers.  Special thanks are also extended to Cyndi's list which has added this site to her directory of genealogy sites to surf.  

We have added many family pages as well as informational pages to this site. Additional researchers and family information is available on most county "census" pages. Actually depending on the county, much more information can be found there.  Such things as cemeteries, marriages, births .. it just depends on what we found or what others have provided to us.  

If you only have time to visit one page on this site - make it the COOK Census page. The census page provides COOK family information on every county in Kentucky and Tennessee. But it is not just census records. Information is sorted by the county and information varies from county to county.  

This site has been on-line for about 2 years and time does not allow me to do look ups for other researchers - assume that if the information that you are seeking is NOT here - we don't have it.  Every effort is made to update these pages.  A new bulletin board for queries is coming soon!

Happy Surfing.  

General Kentucky Information

Cook Cabinet Makers  
KY, NC and VA Marriages for Wm Cook
 
Kentucky Land Grant Listing
 
Old Kentucky Wills
 
Death Certificates
 
Kentucky Resources

General Tennessee Information

TN Death Information  
TN Will Index
 
TN Pension Index
 
1890 Veteran's Census
 
Tennessee Resources

Jackson Purchase Area in general 

Ballard County
Caldwell County
Calloway County
Fulton County
Graves County
Graves County Schools
McCracken County
Marshall County
Trigg County
JP Births
Marriages
Tax List
Obits
Widows Pension Applications
Death Certificates
Other death information
Wills
Cemeteries

Bibles
Eli McDaniel Bible Records
Jefferson Davis Cook - my brick wall

Other JP Area, KY & nearby web sites

Calloway Co., KY
Carlisle Co, KY
Hickman Co, Ky
Marshall Co., KY
McCracken Co., KY
Henry Co., TN
Obion Co., TN
Weakley Co., TN
Jackson Area List Page
FAQ - Jackson Purchase Area, KY
Military Information

William Cook Pension Application  
1835 Pension Application Index
 
Civil War Items

TN Confederate Pension Application Index  
War of Rebellion
 
1890 Tennessee Veteran's Census
 
Morgan's Raiders
 
Newton Cook 9th KY Vol.
 
E. K. Cook, Questionnaire
 
Joseph Cook Questionnaire

RUEBEN COOK & others with some NC info

Rueben Cook  
James Cook Sr.
 
Cullen Cook
 
Matilda Cook
 
Guardian's Bond
 
Miscellaneous Rueben Info
 
Joel Cook
 
Bertie Co, NC Marriages
 
NC Wills
 
County Minutes Pleas Abstracts Chatham Co, NC
 
Samuel Cook History
 
Samuel Cook Will
 
Samuel Cook
 
Do they connect?
 
Archibald Cook, NC > KY

Please note: To get the most current information on charlie's family, go to: Ancestor Stories.

Wills: 


Carla's Cook Family

Joseph Payne Cooke/Cook  
Lorenzo Cook - Graves Co, KY, Wayne Co, IL
 
Mary N. Cook Stanford McDaniel
 
Susan Cook McDaniel with photo
 
Eli McDaniel Bible Records
 
Eliza Ellen Cook Sly, dau of Joseph Payne Cook
 
Edward Cook
 
Joseph H. Cook, Flora, Clay Co, IL > Adams Co, IL
Elizabeth W. Cook Long  
Dr. Christain Cook and Louise Cook
 
Joseph P. Cook, not proven

More from

Virgil Cook 1848 - 1922  
Cook / Dodds Connection
 
William Cook, Rev. Soldier

E-mail Carla Dixon-Wolcoff

My Cook Family has been moved to http://www.ancestorstories.org

Melba Joyce Ely Barker - where are you?   William O. Cook, my great great uncle
  David Iley Cook, my great great uncle
  Jasper Marvin Cook, my great grandfather
  Jefferson Davis Cook 1861-1916

Merlyn Joesph Cook

Honorary Researcher
1914 - 1995

Donna Smith's Cook Family

John Cooke  
Minerva Cook
 
Delila Cook
 
John Holland Cook
 
Eliza Jane Cook
 
Milley Cook
 
Pernecia Cook
 
Sarah Evelyn Cook
 
William Wilshire Cook

Sarah Parmley's Family 
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and James Adamson

William Cook Will, Bertie Co, NC ca 1785  
Samuel Cook Will
 
Joel Cook family #1
 
Joel Cook family #2
 
Cullen Cook
 
Dempsey Cook
 
William Cook, 1731
 
William Cook, 1767
 
John Cook, 1767
 
James Cook, 1768
 
Rueben Cook, 1750
Jim Thompson's Cook Family & Research

Thomas Cook - Rushing many links  
Bill of Sale - Peyton Cook

Thomas Watson's Family  
Pike, Johnson, Martin Counties, Kentucky

James Harvey COOK's Children  
Family Tree Maker site

Bill's Family  

The ultimate Cook Researcher page: http://hometown.aol.com/wcook14024/cooklinks.html 

http://members.aol.com/wcook14024/cookshangout.html 

Descendants of my Henry Cook b: 1771, VA http://members.aol.com/wcook14024/cook.html

Descendants of Daniel/David Cook http://members.aol.com/jrcookdal/cook.html 

The "other" Bill's Family 

http://www.evansville.net/~wcook/cook/cook.html 

Jasper, Jefferson and Newton are all names common to my family - But are these folks related?

Four Cook Brothers  
Several Newtons
 
Jasper Newton Cook
in Bledsoe Co, TN  
Jasper Newton Cook & Catherine Hawkins Cook

Other Research tips and links

Cook Researchers and Other Cook Pages
Subscribe to the
Cook List 
- type subscribe in the body
Kentucky Cook Links

Tennessee Cook Links

The ultimate Cook Researcher page:
http://hometown.aol.com/wcook14024/cooklinks.html 

Cook Photo Album

Jasper Cook Family Reunion ca 1946?

Post your Query to our Guest Book

Sign Guestbook

View Guestbook

Miscellaneous Families

Amos Cook - Ballard Co, KY
Cook - Bolen - Greer
More Cook - Bolen - Greer families
Archibald Cook -Muhlenburg, KY
John, Isaac and Alfred
Charles Cook - Murray - Sedalia, KY
Cordie Cook 1890 - 1928 Caldwell Co, KY
Cullin Cook
Edmond Cook - Calloway Co,KY
Edmund Cook Obion Co, TN?
Edward R. Cook
Flippin Cook Families
Humphries / Cook
Jasper Newton Cook
Big Jim Cook
Joseph /Margaret Cook Union County KY
Margaret Ditterline - John Cook
William Cook
John Lewis Cook
John Cook - Pulaski Co, KY
Johnston Cook
Lorena Cook, Illinois
Martha Jennie Cook, Carlise Co, KY
Pearl Cook
Phoebe Cook, Alpheus Cook,
Susannah Cook
Thomas and Holly
William Cook, Rev. Soldier
Bits and Pieces of Odds and Ends
Harlan Cemetery Hancock County, Indiana
William W. Cook - Doles
Thomas Jefferson Cook

The States Project

Adopt a state and help other Cookies! Contact Ellie for more information at

NC and CA Roberta
Texas - Sue web site: http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~danasite/DGVT/CCHcook/main.htm 

MO and IL Nettie Canada Michele OK and IL Ellie Ellie's COOK COOKE KOCH HOMEPAGE

Since all of these pages are updated regularly - recheck often.  Credit has been given to the original researcher - some of the notes are from years of research and the original source may not be known.  (I'm not the most organized researcher!)  

What to do in case of a disagreement - please be polite - consider posting your information with the variations noted.  And remember everyone is invited to add information to the guest book page -  Sign Guestbook View Guestbook

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