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James and Ellen
Posted by: C (ID *****2516) Date: October 05, 2011 at 09:15:38
In Reply to: Hugh Cook and Henrietta Harvey of Ireland;and their descendants in MA & CT by Robert Wilcox of 16009

Might be the same group. Familysearch.org

RE: James Cook and his wife Ellen Cook. Both b IRE

Son born Mar 1849 in CT.
Lived in Hampden Cty MA.
Ellen died in 1871.
James Jrb. Mar 1849 in CT is single and still living with widowed Father James Sr. b. Aug 1819 in IRE in 1900 census.

Census indicates James Sr, immigrated 1839. Wonder if he came first and after his father died, his mother Henrietta came over.

1850 Census

Name:       Henrietta Cook
Residence:       Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Age:       57 years
Calculated Birth Year:       1793
Birthplace:       Ireland
Gender:       Female
Film Number:       3067
Digital GS Number:       4193075
Image Number:       00036
Line Number:       19
Dwelling House Number:       212
Family Number:       245
Marital Status:       
Free or Slave:       
Household       Gender/Age
Henrietta Cook        F/57y
James Cook       M/33y b. 1817 IRE
Samuel Cook       M/22y b. 1828 IRE
Thomas Cook       M/14y b. 1836 IRE
Eliza Cook       F/17y b. 1833 IRE
Ellen Cook       F/28y b. 1822 IRE
James Cook       M/1y b. 1849 CT
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:       I03304-5
System Origin:       Connecticut-EASy
Source Film Number:       3343
Reference Number:       00227

Connecticut Births and Christenings
James age 1 above is likely the child of James and Ellen above.

Name:       James Cook
Gender:       Male
Birth Date:       18 Mar 1849
Birthplace:       ENFIELD TWP,HARTFORD,CONNETICUT
Father's Name:       James Cook
Mother's Name:       Ellen
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:       7450318
System Origin:       Connecticut-ODM
Source Film Number:       unknown
Reference Number:       


Massachusetts State Census, 1855 Hampden Longmeadow Image 6
Name:       James Cook Junior
Age:       6
Estimated Birth Year:       1849
Gender:       Male
Race:       
Birthplace:       Connecticut
Residence:       Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts
Family Number:       95
Line Number:       39
Film Number:       000953983
Digital Folder Number:       004279397
Image Number:       00338
Household       Gender/Age
James Cook       M/40 b. IRE b. abt 1815
Ellen Cook       F/37 b. IRE b. abt 1818
James Cook Junior        M/6 b. CT


United States Census, 1860
Name:       Ellen Cook
Residence:       , Hampden, Massachusetts
Ward:       Longmeadow
Age:       42 years
Estimated Birth Year:       1818
Birthplace:       Ireland
Gender:       Female
Page:       78
Family Number:       710
Film Number:       803503
DGS Number:       4232232
Image Number:       00083
NARA Number:       M653
Name:       James Cook
Residence:       , Hampden, Massachusetts
Ward:       Longmeadow
Age:       42 years
Estimated Birth Year:       1818
Birthplace:       Ireland
Gender:       Male
Page:       78
Family Number:       710
Film Number:       803503
DGS Number:       4232232
Image Number:       00083
NARA Number:       M653
Name:       James Cook
Residence:       , Hampden, Massachusetts
Ward:       Longmeadow
Age:       11 years
Estimated Birth Year:       1849
Birthplace:       Connecticut
Gender:       Male
Page:       78
Family Number:       710
Film Number:       803503
DGS Number:       4232232
Image Number:       00083
NARA Number:       M653

United States Census, 1900 Massachusetts Hampden 0555 Longmeadow Town Holyoke city Image 3
Name:       James Cook
Residence:       Holyoke city, Hampden, Massachusetts
Birth Date:       Aug 1819
Birthplace:       Ireland
Relationship to Head of Household:       Self
Father's Birthplace:       Ireland
Mother's Birthplace:       Ireland
Race or Color (expanded):       White
Head-of-household Name:       James Cook
Gender:       Male
Marital Status:       Widowed
Immigration Year:       ** 1839
Enumeration District:       0555
Page:       2
Sheet Letter:       A
Family Number:       19
Reference Number:       1
Film Number:       1240651
Image Number:       00000373
Household       Gender/Age
James Cook        M/ 80 b. Aug 1819 Ireland/IRE/IRE       
Child James H Cook       M/52 Mar 1849 CT/IRE/IRE Single       



Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915 004221414 Image 22
Name:       Ellen Cook
Event:       Death
Event Date:       27 Nov 1871
Event Place:       Longmeadew, Massachusetts
Residence:       Longmeadew
Gender:       Female
Age:       54
Marital Status:       Married
Birthplace:       Ireland
Estimated Birth Year:       1817
Parents:       James and Mary (Donigan)
Father's Birthplace:       Ireland
Mother's Birthplace:       Ireland
Volume/Page/Certificate Number:       v 239 p 22
Film Number:       960199
Digital Folder Number:       4221414
Image Number:       34


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