Maj. Aaron/1 Cook

M, #50432, (20 March 1613/14 - 5 September 1690)
Father*Aaron/a Cooke1 b. 1585
Mother*Elizabeth Charde1 b. 1587, d. 18 Apr 1643
Last Edited:11 Feb 2016

Children with Mary ?Ford:

  • Nathaniel/2 Cook+7 b. say 1635, d. 19 May 1688
  • Joanna/2 Cook8 b. 5 Aug 1638, d. 27 Apr 1657
  • Capt. Aaron/2 Cook9 b. 21 Feb 1640, d. 1716
  • Miriam/2 Cook10 b. 12 Mar 1642
  • Moses/2 Cook11 b. 16 Nov 1645, d. 5 May 1714 or 15 May 1714

Children with Joan/2 Denslow:

  • Samuel/2 Cook12 b. 21 Nov 1650
  • Elizabeth/2 Cook13 b. 7 Aug 1653
  • Noah/2 Cook14 b. 14 Jun 1657, d. 1 Jun 1699
Maj. Aaron/1 Cook Jr. was baptised 20 Mar 1613/14 at Bridport, Dorset.1 By his first wife (perhaps Mary ?Ford) he had 5 children.2 He was at Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1634, but soon removed to Windsor, Connecticut.3 Probably there he married (2), by 1650, Joan/2 Denslow, who died in Apr 1676.3 He married (3), 2 Dec 1676 at New Haven, Elizabeth Nash, who died in Sep 1687.4 He married (4) Rebecca Smith, who survived him, and died 6 Apr 1701.5 He died 5 Sep 1690 at Northampton, Massachusetts.6
     "He came to Dorchester in 1634, moved to Windsor, CT; moved to Northampton before 1663 and finally to Westfield before 1673."3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing TAG (vol., no. unspecified), 179-80, Clarence A. Torrey, "English Origin of Major Aaron Cooke."
  2. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing "McAllister Family," http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts.
  4. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, New Haven VR, Capt. Aaron Cook/Elizabeth Nash m.
  5. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts, p. unrecorded.
  6. [S1295] Author unknown, Register of the Deaths in Northampton, 9, Maj. Aaron Cook d.
  7. [S1258] Windsor VR, Aaron Cook bp.
  8. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Joanna Cook b.
  9. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Aaron Cook bp.
  10. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Mirriam Cook bp.
  11. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Moses Cook bp.
  12. [S1258] Windsor VR, Samuel Cook b.
  13. [S1258] Windsor VR, Elizabeth Cook b.
  14. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Noah Cook b.

Joanna/2 Cook

F, #50433, (5 August 1638 - 27 April 1657)
Father*Maj. Aaron/1 Cook1 b. 20 Mar 1613/14, d. 5 Sep 1690
Mother*Mary ?Ford1 b. 18 Aug 1612, d. Nov 1645
Last Edited:24 Aug 2017
Joanna/2 Cook was born 5 Aug 1638 at Windsor, Connecticut1, where she married, as his 1st wife, 19 Mar 1656/57, Simon/3 Wolcott, son of Henry/2 Wolcott and Sarah Newberry.2 There she died 27 Apr 1657, a. 18.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Joanna Cook b.
  2. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Simon Wolcot/Joanna Cooke m.
  3. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Joanna (Cook) Wolcot d.