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:4 Jun 2018
Joanna/2 Cook was born 5 Aug 1638 at Windsor, Connecticut1, where she married, as his 1st wife, 19 Mar 1656/57, Simon/2 Wolcott, son of Henry/1 Wolcott and Elizabeth Saunders.2 There she died the 27th of the following month, a. 18.3 Her husband married (2), 1661, Martha Pitkin4, and died at Windsor 11 Sep 1687, a. 62.5

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.
  4. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Simon Wolcot/Martha Pitkin m.
  5. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Simon Wolcott d.