Caroline Cook

1836–after 1850 (Age 14)
Bruce, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Caroline

When Caroline Cook was born in 1836, in Bruce, Ontario, Canada, her father, Daniel Cook III, was 38 and her mother, Mary Maria Fuller, was 38. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died after 1850, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 15.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Cook III
Mary Maria Fuller
Eliza Ann Cook
Lydia Cook
Mary Jane Cook
Daniel Cook IV
David Cook
Stephen Cook
Catherine Ursula Cook
James Nathaniel Cook
Thomas Cook
Caroline Cook
Hannah Elizabeth Cook
Isaac Cook

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World Events (2)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 0
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 10
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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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Story Highlight

Justus Morse Wagon Train Company (1850)

Justus Morse Company (1850) TYPE: Wagon Train CATEGORY: Independent Train DIRECTION: Westbound DEPARTURE: 20 June 1850 ARRIVAL: 1850 CAPTAIN: Justus Morse NUMBER IN COMPANY: 56 Due to contention and …

Sources (3)

  • Caroline Cook in household of Daniel Cook, "United States Census, 1850"
  • 1850, Caroline Cook, Justus Morse Company 1850, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Caroline (born Cook), 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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