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1818-1882
Inclusive dates
1818-1882
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Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1818-1882, of the Cooke family of Culpeper and Rappahannock Counties, Virginia, consisting mainly of deeds to and from Alfred Cooke, correspondence of Alfred Cooke, Thomas J. Cooke, William A. Cooke, Burrel H. Cooke, Lucy Cooke Marshall, receipts and correspondence of James W. Luttrell, and receipts of Sarah Bywaters. Also contains tax receipts, accounts, account books, arithmetic book, surveys, plats, daybooks, subscription lists for schools, and other family correspondence. Much of the correspondence deals with the travels of various Cooke family members out west. These papers are organized as follows: 1/Accounts and deeds of the Cooke family, 1819-1854; 2/Cooke family correspondence, 1840-1877; 3/Arithmetic book and ledger, 1818; 4/Accounts of Miss Sara Bywaters, 1844-1866; 5/Accounts of James W. Luttrell
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The Cooke family lived in Culpeper and Rappahannock Counties, Virginia. Alfred Cooke (b. 1791) married Susan Corbin (1794-1878) 14 December 1815. They had 5 children: William A. Cooke (1817-1850); Thomas J. Cooke (1820-1867); Secy Frances Cooke (1823-1854), who married James W. Luttrell (1813-1884); Susan S. Cooke (Kendrick)(1825-1899); Burrel Henry Cooke (1831-1910); and Lucy E. Cooke (Marshall) (1836-1868). William A. Cooke emigrated to Missouri, then Iowa, and he convinced his father Alfred Cooke to move west. By 1850, both had returned to Culpeper County.
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Vi
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Papers
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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
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  • 238
  • 4
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Ruebush, Joseph
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000488155
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  • items.
  • v. (357 leaves)

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