Person:John Cook (148)

John Cook, Sr., of Flat Run
m. bef. 1729
  1. John Cook, Sr., of Flat Run1729 - 1795
m. Sept. 1752
  1. Mary Cook1768 - 1862
  2. Isaac Cook, of Flat Run
Facts and Events
Name John Cook, Sr., of Flat Run
Gender Male
Birth? 1729 Chester County, Pennsylvania
Marriage Sept. 1752 to Margaret Blair
Residence[1] 1785 Bourbon, Kentucky, United StatesFlat Run
Death? 1795 Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
Other[1] abt 1811 Bourbon, Kentucky, United Statesnamed in court record
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ardery, Julia Hoge Spencer. Kentucky records: early wills and marriages, copied from court house records by regents, historians and the state historian; old bible records and tombstone inscriptions; records from Barren, Bath, Bourbon, Clark, Daviess, Fayette, Harrison, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Mason, Montgomery, Nelson, Nicholas, Ohio, Scott, and Shelby counties. (Lexington, Kentucky: Keystone Printery, Inc., c1932)


    Adair-Wigginton Suit, Box 585-1823
    [No date, but filed with other papers dated 1811]

    Papers filed in suit:
    - Deposition of Robert Nesbit states he came to Ky. in the spring of 1785 and that John Cook, Sr., lived where his son Isaac Cook "now lives on Flat Run."
    - Henry Timberlake states he came to Ky., 1790 with his father's family.
    - George Redmon's will filed, named
    --- brother-in-law, William Bruce;
    --- wife, Nancy;
    --- sons, Thomas, Charles, George, William;
    --- daus., Elizabeth, Mary, Margaret, Sarah and John.
    --- Extrs.: wife and bro., William Redmon.
    - Written Dec. 31, 1789. Probated Nov. 1790. (Note: From will it seems his wife had daughters of their own).
    - Robert McClelland came to place whereon his brother, Elisha McClelland "now lives" with his father in 1784.
    - Robert Champ's deposition.
    - Benjamin Forsythe's will.
    - Deposition of Mary Timberlake, aged 71 yrs., states that her husband, Richard Timberlake, decd., was half-brother of Benjamin Forsythe and that in 1790 her husband removed his family from Hanover County to Ky.