Aubrey Bryce Cook

23 February 1899–1 February 1951 (Age 51)
Adams, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life of Aubrey Bryce

When Aubrey Bryce Cook was born on 23 February 1899, in Adams, Adams, Illinois, United States, his father, James Brown Cook, was 38 and his mother, Sarah Ann Winget, was 38. He married Gayle Emma Fisher on 8 June 1927, in Cook, Illinois, United States. He lived in Burton Township, Adams, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Burton, Adams, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 1 February 1951, at the age of 51, and was buried in Burton, Adams, Illinois, United States.

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Aubrey Bryce Cook
Gayle Emma Fisher
Marriage: 8 June 1927

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8 June 1927
Cook, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 11

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 14

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a cook, a seller of cooked meats, or a keeper of an eating house, from Old English cōc (Latin coquus). There has been some confusion with Cocke .2 Irish and Scottish: usually identical in origin with the English name, but in some cases a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cúg ‘son of Hugo’ ( see McCook ).3 In North America Cook has absorbed examples of cognate and semantically equivalent names from other languages, such as German and Jewish Koch .

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

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  • Aubrey Cook in household of James B Cook, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Aubrey Cook in household of Head James B Cook, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Aubrey B Cook in household of James B Cook, "United States Census, 1910"

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