Randall Cook

10 November 1800–8 June 1871 (Age 70)
Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Randall

When Randall Cook was born on 10 November 1800, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Levi Cooke, was 43 and his mother, Sarah Poole, was 40. He married Sarah Tower Bates on 16 September 1827, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 8 June 1871, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 70.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Randall Cook
1800–1871
Sarah Tower Bates
1810–1893
Marriage: 16 September 1827
Sarah Jane Cook
1830–1903
Ellen Maria Cook
1832–1851
Fidelia Hayward Cook
1833–1903
Harriet Bisbee Cook
1836–
Randall Webster Cook
1841–1919
Edward Clifford Cook
1852–1912
Carrie Isabelle Cook
1857–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 September 1827
Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Levi Cooke

    Male1757–1830Male

    Sarah Poole

    Female1759–1840Female

siblings

(12)

    Male1779–Male

    Male1779–1824Male

    Susanah Cooke

    Female1781–Female

    Levi Cook

    Male1783–1868Male

    Nathaniel Cook

    Male1785–1864Male

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 3

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Randall Cook, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Randall Cook, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Randall Cook, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.