Robert Marsh Cooke

1825–
Sumter, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Robert Marsh

When Robert Marsh Cooke was born in 1825, in Sumter, South Carolina, United States, his father, Robert Cook, was 43 and his mother, Sarah Baxter Going, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Robert Marsh Cooke
1825–
Larsanza Maranda Hall
1855–1905

Spouse and Children

    Male1825–Male

    Larsanza Maranda Hall

    Female1855–1905Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed

Age 4

In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English, etc.: variant spelling of Cook .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Robert M. Cook in entry for Larsanza Maranda Cook, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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