Facts and Events
There are 52 vital records available on MyHeritage for John Cook, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
John Cook Killed by Indians in 1755
John Cook is included in the list from Chalkley's of Indian Attacks of 1755-1759 in Augusta County of settlers killed by "the enemy" (most likely Shawnee Indians being spurred on by the French) in Augusta County at North River (also known as "Woods River") on 3 July 1755. John Cook was still a teenager or very young man when he was killed.