Mary Ann Cook

12 June 1888–19 June 1980 (Age 92)
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Cook was born on 12 June 1888, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States, her father, James Brown Cook, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Ann Winget, was 27. She married Justin Alvin Pullman on 1 December 1909, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Burton, Adams, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 June 1980, in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Burton, Adams, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Justin Alvin Pullman
1882–1969
Mary Ann Cook
1888–1980
Marriage: 1 December 1909
Harold Cook Pullman
1911–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 December 1909
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States
children

(1)

    Harold Cook Pullman

    Male1911–2006Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 4

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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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Sources (3)

  • Mamie A Pullman in household of Justin A Pullman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mayme Pullman in household of Justin Pullman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mayme Pullman in household of Justin Pullman, "United States Census, 1910"

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