Mary Cock

about 1722–12 March 1769
Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Cock was born about 1722, in Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Cock, was 27 and her mother, Mary Walker, was 22. She married Thomas Sowersby on 9 February 1746, in Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She was buried in Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Sowersby
1723–1756
Mary Cock
1722–1769
Marriage: 9 February 1746
John Sowersby
1748–1793
Richard Sowerby
1752–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1746
Burton upon Stather, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

English: probably from a Middle English pet name formed from the initial A- of a personal name (e.g. Adam ) + the hypocoristic suffix -cok (see, e.g., Adcock ).

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Mary Cock, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Mary in entry for Richard Sowerby, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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