Isaac Cook

10 June 1841–14 July 1921 (Age 80)
Zorra, Oxford, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Cook was born on 10 June 1841, in Zorra, Oxford, Ontario, Canada, his father, Daniel Cook III, was 42 and his mother, Mary Maria Fuller, was 43. He married Martha Elizabeth Holden on 16 November 1862, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Mountain Dell, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Rudy, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 14 July 1921, in Bluebell, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Cook
Martha Elizabeth Holden
Marriage: 16 November 1862
Mary Elizabeth Cook
Daniel Wiley Cook
Martha Abigail Cook
Lydia Ann Cook
Isaac Madison Cook
Hannah Catherine Cook
James Hyrum Cook
Anna Minerva Cook
Stephen Joshua Cook
Lillian Caroline Cook
Hettie Voilet Cook
David William Cook
Agnes Dorothy Cook
Ellen LaVera Cook
John Henry Sorensen Cook

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 November 1862Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States
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    World Events (7)

    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1873 · Settlers arrived in Vernal
    Age 32
    On Feb 14, 1873, Pardon Dodds, among others, came to the valley to raise livestock.

    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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    Citizenship Papers & Brief History of Daniel Cook, Jr. & Mary Maria Fuller Cook

    DANIEL COOK, JR. and MARY MARIA FULLER by Pat L. Bird Sagers Daniel Cook was born 15 Dec 1798 at New Brunswick, Canada to Lydia Churchill, and Daniel Cook. He died 29 October 1875, at Salina, Ut …

    Sources (41)

    • Isaac Cook, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Isaac Cook in entry for John H Cook, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"
    • Isaac Cook in entry for Anna Minerva Hullinger, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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