Waterloo Region Generations
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Jacob S. Cook

Jacob S. Cook

Male 1831 - 1916  (85 years)

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  • Name Jacob S. Cook 
    Born 27 Jan 1831  Rockton, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Christened 30 Sep 1855  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Methodist 
    Residence 1866  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    W. Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    C. Methodist 
    Family Photograph 1882  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Standing, left to right: Alice Elvira, Margaret Angeline, Elizabeth Jane, Cordelia Diana, Melinda Caroline
      Middle Row: Jacob Cook
      Seated, left to right: Ellen Roselia, Hannah Maria, Mary Jemima, Anna Christina, Henrietta Josephine. Taken at Preston, Ontario in 1882
    Family Photograph 1882  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Standing, left to right: Alice Elvira, Margaret Angeline, Elizabeth Jane, Cordelia Diana, Melinda Caroline
      Middle Row: Jacob Cook
      Seated, left to right: Ellen Roselia, Hannah Maria, Mary Jemima, Anna Christina, Henrietta Josephine. Taken at Preston, Ontario in 1882
    Jacob S. Cook with sister in 1882
    Jacob S. Cook with sister in 1882
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Income 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-27862P 
    Died 29 Feb 1916  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8
    Cause: La Grippe and Bronchitis 
    Buried Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I27862  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father James Cook,   b. 20 Jan 1800, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Williams,   b. 22 Jun 1810, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1874  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1828  Toronto Township, Peel Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Family ID F7252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Hett,   b. 15 Jan 1844, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1902, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1866  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Children 
     1. Lilly Elizabeth Cook,   b. 22 Dec 1866, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1918, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Emma Cook,   b. 1869, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Emma Cook,   b. 28 Feb 1870, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1893  (Age 22 years)
     4. Anna Laura Cook,   b. 12 Oct 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1939  (Age 65 years)
     5. Jacob H. Cook,   b. 27 Oct 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1925  (Age 48 years)
     6. Lauretta Uva Cook,   b. 30 May 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927  (Age 46 years)
     7. Alice Cook,   b. 21 Nov 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Harry Elmore Cook,   b. 17 Dec 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1892  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F7746  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jan 1831 - Rockton, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Sep 1855 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1866 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Mar 1866 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - W. Methodist - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Methodist - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFamily Photograph - 1882 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFamily Photograph - 1882 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: La Grippe and Bronchitis - 29 Feb 1916 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jacob Cook in 1882
    Jacob Cook in 1882
    Jacob Cook
    Jacob Cook

  • Sources 
    1. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 2 Pg 93.

    2. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-3 Page 9.

    3. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 3.

    4. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 2 Page 37.

    5. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 3.

    6. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 34854 (1916), Jacob Cook.
      Jacob Cook, d. 29 Feb 1916 Waterloo twp., aged 85y, 1m, 2d, b. Rockton, buried Zion Cemetery, retired farmer, s/o James Cook and Elizabeth Williams, cause: la Grippe with bronchitis in aged (2 weeks) & heart failure

    7. [S101] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register - transcript of cards, Kitchener Public Library, Volume 1 Page 402 Rev. G. Kennedy.
      Jacob Cook b. 29 Jan 1831 Beverly Baptised 30 Sep 1855 Waterloo Child Of James Cook & Elizabeth Cook Residence: Waterloo

    8. [S488] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Zion United Maple Grove CC#4503 Cemetery Internet Link .
      South: In/ memory of/ Mary Emma/ dau of/ Jacob & Mary/ Cook/ died Feb 3' 1893/ aged/ 22 yrs 11 mos 6 dys/ their son/ Harry Elmore/ died Mar 25 1892/ aged/ 3 mos 8 dys/ [verse]

      North: In/ memory of/ Jacob Cook/ who died/ Feb 29 1916/ aged / 85 years/ also his wife/ Mary Ann Hett/ who died/ Dec 29 1902/ aged 58 yrs 11 mos/ Cook

    9. [S2575] aaaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 3 Page 17.

    10. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 11 Page 81.

    11. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jacob Cook b. Waterloo Township res: Waterloo Township Age: 34 born abt 1832 father: James Cook mother: Elizabeth Cook married Anna M. Hett Age:: 22 born abt 1844 b. Waterloo Township Spouse res: Waterloo Township father: John Hett mother: Catharine Hett married 21 Mar 1866 county: Waterloo

    12. [S1441] Vit - ON, Home District Marriage Register, Register of Rev. James Harris Presbyterian Church, 1826-1831.
      Sept. 30 - James COOK to Elizabeth WILLIAMS both of Toronto Twp. Wit: E. Austin, Ann Cook.. Sept. 30, 1828 Celebrated Matrimony by License, between James Cook of the Township of Toronto, Home District, Upper Canada. Bachelor and Elizabeth Williams of the same place Spinster In Witness of Ebenezer Austin Anne Cook