Annie Davidson Cook

22 December 1902–9 July 1988 (Age 85)
Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Annie Davidson

When Annie Davidson Cook was born on 22 December 1902, in Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Cook, was 20 and her mother, Rachel Keith, was 23. She married Robert Archibald in 1924, in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She died on 9 July 1988, in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Robert Archibald
1900–1961
Annie Davidson Cook
1902–1988
Marriage: 1924
Rachel Keith Archibald
1925–1997
William Murray Archibald
1927–1995
Agnes Murray Archibald
1928–1987
Annie Davidson Cook Archibald
1930–2020
Elizabeth Mary Archibald
1932–1987
Isabella Archibald
1934–2021
Margaret Cook Archibald
1937–2019
Jean Archibald
1939–1990

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1924
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(8)

    Rachel Keith Archibald

    Female1925–1997Female

    William Murray Archibald

    Male1927–1995Male

    Agnes Murray Archibald

    Female1928–1987Female

    Annie Davidson Cook Archibald

    Female1930–2020Female

    Elizabeth Mary Archibald

    Female1932–1987Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Cook

    Male1882–1964Male

    Rachel Keith

    Female1879–1955Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1902–1988Female

    Margaret Keith Cook

    Female1909–1997Female

    Elizabeth Robertson Cook

    Female1909–Female

    Catherine Cook

    Female1911–1977Female

    Duncan Davidson Cook

    Male1915–2012Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1905 · Stornoway Town Hall

Age 3

Stornoway Town Hall was the first town hall in Stornoway Scotland but burned down in 1918. The clock tower on the building became famous after Calum Kennedy named a song after the town called ‘Lovely Stornoway’. The current building is still being used as a multi-purpose venue. Hosting different commercial and community activities.
1908

Age 6

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1927 · Kilmarnock War Memorial

Age 25

The Kilmarnock War Memorial was built to pay tribute to all residents of Kilmarnock who fought in World War I. Most of the building is accessible to the public and names of the people who died line the walkways inside and out. After World War II, additions were made adding the names of those who gave their lives in World War II.

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 (2)

  • Ann Davidson Cook, "Scotland Church Records and Kirk Session Records, 1658-1919"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Annie Davidson Cook - Published information: birth-name: Annie Davidson Cook

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