Person:Ephraim Cook (3)

m. 14 Jul 1696
  1. Benjamin Cook1697 - 1717
  2. Captain Ephraim Cook1699 - 1774
  3. Elizabeth Cook1701 - Aft 1726
m. Bef 1723
  1. Mary Cook1722/23 - 1722/23
  2. Mamre Cook1723 -
  3. Lydia Cook1726 - 1752
  4. Phebe CookEst 1728 to 1732 -
  5. Mary Cook1728 - 1812
  6. Ephraim Cook1730 - 1789
  7. Tirzah Cook1733 -
  8. Elam Cook1735 - 1808
  9. Elizabeth Cook1738 -
  10. John Cook1739 - 1764
  11. Merriman CookAbt 1741 -
  12. Thankful Cook1742 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][4] Captain Ephraim Cook
Gender Male
Birth[1][4] 19 Apr 1699 Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Marriage Bef 1723 Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States (probably)[Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child.]
to Lydia Merriman
Other[3] 24 Apr 1727 Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesage 28 - licensed to prosecute business of tanning and dressing leather
Death[1][4] 22 Mar 1774 Wallingford (now Cheshire), New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesage 75 -
Burial[1][2] Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire, New Haven, Connecticut
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Cook, in Jacobus, Donald Lines. Families of Ancient New Haven. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1974)
    2:436.

    "Ephraim (Cook), b 19 Apr 1699 (Wallingford Vital Records), d 22 Mar 1774 (Wallingford Vital Records), (church record, Congregational Society, Cheshire), æ. 75 (gravestone, Old graveyard, Cheshire); Capt."

  2. Capt Ephraim Cook, in Find A Grave.

    [Includes photo of headstone which is broken and difficult to read.]

  3. Family Recorded, in Davis, Charles Henry Stanley. History of Wallingford, Conn: from its settlement in 1670 to the present time, including Meriden, which was one of its parishes until 1806, and Cheshire, which was incorporated in 1780. (Meriden, Connecticut: C.H.S. Davis, 1870 (Wallingford, Conn. : Mount Tom Printing House, 1870)).

    Vol 1, p 672 -
    ... 14 Ephraim, b April 19, 1699 ;

    Vol 1, p 675 -
    14. EPHRAIM.
    EPHRAIM COOK, son of Samuel and Mary Cook, married Lydia Doolittle. She died Dec. 25, 1785, ae. 84 years. He died March 22, 1774, ae. 75 years. He was licensed by the county court, April 24, 1727, to prosecute the business of tanning and dressing leather in Cheshire. ...

  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Wallingford Vital Records, 1670-1850, in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records
    Vol 48.

    COOK, COOCK, COOKE,
    p 89 - Ephraim, s. Samuell & Mary, b. Apr. 19, 1699 - Vol 1, p 53.
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    p 89 - Ephraim, Sr., Capt., d. Mar. 22, 1774 - Vol 19, p 217.