Judith Carolyn Cook

Female25 December 1937–

Brief Life History of Judith Carolyn

When Judith Carolyn Cook was born on 25 December 1937, in Knoxville, Marion, Iowa, United States, her father, Charles Edward Cook, was 24 and her mother, Pauline Luella Harsin, was 27. She lived in Clay Township, Marion, Iowa, United States for about 10 years.

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Charles Edward Cook
Pauline Luella Harsin
Charles Gilbert Cook
Jonna Joy Cook
Judith Carolyn Cook

Sources (5)

  • Judith C Cook, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Judith Carolyn Cook, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"
  • Judy in entry for Jonna Joy Sytsma, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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Siblings (3)

World Events (6)


Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1961 · The Buccaneer Arena

Age 24

The Buccaneer Arena was built for the Des Moines Buccaneers ice hockey team before their first season. It was known as the Metro Ice Sports Arena until 2004 when it got its new name. Its presence has sparked the love of ice hockey in the area during its time in the community.


Age 31

Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. , is assassinated in Memphis, Tenn.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cook, a seller of cooked meats, or a keeper of an eating house, from Middle English cok, coke, cook, couk, cuk(e) (Old English cōc) ‘cook’ or ‘seller of cooked foods’. See also Kew .

Irish and Scottish: usually identical in origin with the English name (see 1 above), but in some cases a shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cúg ‘son of Hugo’ (see McCook ).

Americanized form (translation into English) of various European surnames meaning ‘cook’, such as German and Jewish Koch , Dutch Kook , Polish Kucharz and Kucharczyk , Slovenian and Croatian Kuhar , North German Kuk .

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

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