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George Cook

Male about 1804 - 1875  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name George Cook 
    Born about 1804  Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Mason 
    Died 22 October 1875  Pontiac Village, Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Warwick Cemetery No. 176 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • I830 Federal Census. Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
      Roll 167, page 263
      Family of Georg Cook
      1 male under 5
      1 male 5-9
      1 male 10-14
      2 males 20-29
      1 male 30-39
      1 female under 5
      2 females 5-9
      2 females 20-29 [George, 26]
      1 female 30-39

      I840 Federal Census. Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
      Roll 504, paget 120
      Family of George Cook
      2 males 10-14
      1 male 40-49 [George, 36]
      1 female 5-9
      1 female 15-19
      1 female 40-49

      Vital Records of Rhode Island
      16 Apr 1846, Warwick. Rev. Moses Fifield
      George Cook, of Warwick, son of Thomas of Tiverton
      Jane Franklin, daughter of James R. Franklin, deceased, of Perth, Scotland

      I850 Federal Census. Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
      Roll 891, page 132A
      George Cook, 60, [no occupation listed]
      Mary J. Cook, 37
      Mrs. Kenmouth, 70
      Mary J. Franklin, 21
      Henry Franklin, 11
      Thomas Cook, 4
      Rowland Cook, 2
      All were born in Rhode Island. Evidently George’s age is exaggerated.

      I860 Federal Census. Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
      Roll 1203, page 173
      Post Office Apponaug
      George Cook, 56, [can’t read occupation], b. RI
      Emeline Cook, 53, b. RI
      Henry L. Westcott, 25, [can’t read occupation], b. RI
      Carrie H. Westcott, 24, dress maker, b. RI
      Thomas Cook, 14, b. RI
      Roland Cook, 12, b. RI
      John Irving, 28, teamster, b. Ireland
      Fanny Irving, 25, b. Ireland

      1865 Rhode Island Census. Warwick, Kent County
      Family 295
      George Cook, 61, b. Tiverton, farming
      Emeline Cook, 57, b. N. Kingston
      Mary Griffin, 88, b. N. Kingston
      Thomas Cook, 19, b. Warwick, soldier, now in army
      Roland Cook 16, b. Warwick, soldier, now in army
      Family 296
      Henry C. Westcott, 27, b. Coventry, farmer
      Caroline N. Westcott, 29, b. Coventry

      I870 Federal Census. Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
      Roll 1471, page 328B
      Post Office Pontiac
      George Cook, 66, farmer, b. RI, cannot read or write
      Emaline Cook, 63, keeping house, b. RI, cannot read or write
      Rowland Cook, 23, works on farm, b. RI
      Fannie Cook, 25, at home, b. TN

      In 1875 George was living with his son Thomas’s family in Warwick. [2]
    Person ID I2395  Schirado
    Last Modified 13 May 2015 

    Father Thomas Cook,   b. 20 May 1759, Portsmouth, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1828, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Perry,   b. 1 November 1764, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. about June 1831, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 27 July 1780  Perry residence, Tiverton Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Peleg Burroughs, minister
    Family ID F1693  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Avis Jennings,   b. Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Janette Avis Cook,   b. 4 April 1829, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 August 1913, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F97990  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Betsey Orswell,   b. 22 April 1808, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. George H. Cook,   b. 23 November 1836, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 March 1884, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Family ID F1709  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 3 Jane Franklin,   b. about 1813, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 April 1846  Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Cook,   b. April 1847, Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4/5 September 1882, Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years)
     2. Roland C. Cook,   b. 6 July 1848, Pontiac Village, Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 April 1937, Lexington, McLean County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Family ID F1712  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 4 Emeline Griffin,   b. about 1808, North Kingstown, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 April 1871, Warwick, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Family ID F1713  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Jane Fletcher Fiske, (Boxford, Mass., 1987).

    2. [S743] Warwick vital records.


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