Rebecca Cooke

19 November 1688–14 April 1769 (Age 80)
Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Cooke was born on 19 November 1688, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Jacob Cooke II, was 35 and her mother, Lydia Miller, was 27. She married Benjamin Samson on 19 March 1716, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States in 1688. She died on 14 April 1769, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 80, and was buried in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Samson
1686–1758
Rebecca Cooke
1688–1769
Marriage: 19 March 1716
Micah Sampson
1717–1740
Cornelius Sampson
1724–1796
Deborah Sampson
1725–1755
Rebecca Samson
1726–1748
Benjamin Sampson
1728–1778
Josiah Samson
1731–1732

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 March 1716
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

English, etc.: variant spelling of Cook .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebeckah Cook, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Rebecca in entry for Benjamin Sampson, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"
  • Rebecca in entry for Benjamin Sampson, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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