Everett Rowan Bocook

30 September 1878–22 August 1964 (Age 85)
Marysville Township, Marshall, Kansas, United States

The Life of Everett Rowan

When Everett Rowan Bocook was born on 30 September 1878, in Marysville Township, Marshall, Kansas, United States, his father, Dr George Washington Bocook, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Amanda Richards, was 40. He married Jenetta Victoria Banks on 25 December 1899, in Matfield Township, Chase, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Chase, Rice, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Matfield Township, Chase, Kansas, United States for about 40 years. He died on 22 August 1964, in Cottonwood Falls, Chase, Kansas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Matfield Green, Chase, Kansas, United States.

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Everett Rowan Bocook
Jenetta Victoria Banks
Marriage: 25 December 1899
Chester Bocook
Orpha Beryl Bocook
Chrystal Ardyth Bocook

Spouse and Children

25 December 1899
Matfield Township, Chase, Kansas, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bocock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Everett Bocook in household of J D Riggs, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Everett R Bocook in household of Geo W Bocook, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Evenitta Bocook, "United States Census, 1900"

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