Shirley Rocker Cook

17 August 1906–30 September 1969 (Age 63)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Shirley Rocker

When Shirley Rocker Cook was born on 17 August 1906, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Marvin Lyman Cook, was 45 and his mother, Ada Cook, was 39. He married Eva Frances Hibblen on 30 November 1933, in Leslie, Custer, Idaho, United States. He lived in Moore Election Precinct, Butte, Idaho, United States in 1940 and World for about 10 years. He died on 30 September 1969, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Sierra Vista, Cochise, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Shirley Rocker Cook
1906–1969
Eva Frances Hibblen
1907–1974
Marriage: 30 November 1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1933
Leslie, Custer, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 2

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 17

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Shirley R Cook in household of Ada Cook, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Shirley Rocker Cook, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Shirley Rocker Cook, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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