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Cook Genealogy & History

Cook dates from at least 1086, when a variant form (Coc) was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086, although there are slightly earlier records as well. It is an occupational name for a cook, seller of cooked meats, or the keeper of an eating house, and comes (via Old English) from the Latin "cocus", or "cook". Cook family history records a Cook first coming to America in 1635 and settling in Viginia. Cook genealogy lists such notable Cooks as Nathaniel Cook, designer of the standard set of chess figures; the British explorer, navigator and cartographer James Cook; and travel entrepreneur Thomas Cook.


Cook Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Balser Cook-- --, 1927March 9,2001MI
B Bruce Cook-- --, 1948April 14,1995VA
C Aldena Cook-- --, 1930December 1,2002OH
Daniel Cook-- --, 1949May 1,1994GA

Cook Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Alice Cook-- --, 1921May 2,2000Easthampton,MA
F Elaine Cook-- --, 1929August 22,2000Klamath Falls,OR
G Barbara Cook-- --, 1927December ,1992Enfield,CT
H Bishop Cook-- --, 1915November 29,1992Roanoke,AL

Cook Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arthur CookRuth BarnettDecember 31,1936Wake, NC
Dudley CookMary ReamApril 22,1944Wake, NC
Richard CookAlice BallApril 22,1931Wake, NC
Hamilton CookLillie AusbyNovember 1,1938Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Cook

46th: Stewart47th: Collins
48th: Rogers49th: Garcia
50th: Edwards51st: Wood
52nd: Morgan53rd: Kelly
54th: Cox55th: Martinez

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