Abraham Cooke

February 1789–27 October 1869 (Age 80)
Chichester, Sussex, England

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Cooke was born in February 1789, in Chichester, Sussex, England, his father, Abraham Cooke, was 25 and his mother, Mary Cooper, was 26. He married Charlotte Johnson on 25 June 1810, in Gosport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Chichester, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 27 October 1869, in East Dean, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Cooke
1789–1869
Charlotte Johnson
1793–1840
Marriage: 25 June 1810
Benjamin Henry Cooke
1811–1891
Ann Cook
1813–1846
Sophia Cooke
1818–1842
George Cooke
1815–1894
Caroline Cooke
1817–1817
Naomi Cooke
1820–1891
John Cooke
1823–1908
Eunice Cooke
1824–1853
Benjamin Cook
1830–1915
Henry Cook
1833–
George Cook
1835–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 June 1810
Gosport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1764–Male

    Mary Cooper

    Female1763–1848Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 12

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 19

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 26

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English, etc.: variant spelling of Cook .

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

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Story Highlight

EVIDENCE THAT ABRAHAM COOKE OF CHICHESTER WAS THE SON OF ABRAHAM COOKE OF CHELTENHAM AND MARY CARDEN OF WINCHESTER

Abraham Cooke born about 1789 in Chichester and his siblings Mary, William, Rebecca, Samuel, and John, were the children of the Abraham Cooke of Chichester who died in Chichester in 1817 and of his wi …

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Cook, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Abraham Cook, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Abraham Cooke in entry for John Cooke, "Utah, State Archives Records, 1848-2001"

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