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Ethan Allen Cook (1835-1919)


Ethan Allen Cook Family: Ethan is seated far right with his youngest daughter Dory. The lady standing beside Ethan is his wife Artie Wood Cook. On the left is their son, James Cook's, family. James is seated with his wife Susan standing behind him in the black dress. Nellie their daughter is beside James, son Frank on the far left is beside Susan and foster daughter Kate Farmer is between Susan and Artie.

Ethan Allen Cook was the son of Hence Marvin Cook and Eleanor "Nellie" McCall. On March 3, 1858 he married Artemesia "Arta" Marie Wood, daughter of James Wood and Eleanor "Nellie" Phillips. He served in Co. G of the 62nd NC Inf. CSA as a corporal in the same regiment as his brother Solomon but survived the war. He along with about 400 to 600 other men escaped capture at Cumberland Gap and returned to Haywood county and joined the 16th Inf. to serve out the rest of the war. Ethan lived in the Caney Fork area of Jackson county. He died August 21, 1919 at age 81 and is buried at Rich Mt. Cemetery (also known as Balsam Grove Church Cemetery), Jackson County, NC.


Family: Marriage: 3 MAR 1858 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Spouse: Wood, Artemesia
Birth : 16 OCT 1840 N.C.
Death : 16 JAN 1920 Jackson Co., N.C.
Gender: Female
Parents: Father: Wood, James Bryson Mother: Phillips, Eleanor

Children:

James M. Cook, b.1859 d.1946 Jackson Co., NC
m. 25 DEC 1882 in Jackson Co., N.C. Susan Viola b.17 JUL 1866 Jackson Co., N.C. d. 11 APR 1939 Jackson Co., N.C. daughter of Adolphus Monteville Stephens and Louisa Brown

ISAAC A. COOK, b. 18 Feb 1861, Rich Mountain, NC; d. 26 Jul 1921, Hamilton, WA.

ALANZO COOK, b. 1863.

William Floyd Cook b. 7 AUG 1865 Jackson Co., N.C. d. 20 DEC 1920 Sylva, Jackson Co., N.C.
m. 11 MAR 1886 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Alice Sarah Parker b. 22 SEP 1871 Jackson County, N.C. d. 27 SEP 1933 Jackson County, N.C. daughter of William J. Parker and Mary Jane Chastain
Children: Lorena Laura, William Ethan, Grace, Rev. Benjamin, Eular, Susan, Paul

Cook, Laura Ellender b. 5 SEP 1869 Leicester, N.C. d. 3 JUN 1927 Jackson Co., N.C.
m. 7 JAN 1894 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Ezekiel Nelson Brown b. 5 SEP 1868 Jackson Co., N.C. d. 28 JUL 1915 Jackson Co., N.C. Son of Walter E. Brown and Josephine P. Brown.
Children: Lendon H. Brown b. 5 FEB 1898 g. Male

Cook, Margaret b. 1870/1868 Jackson Co., N.C.
m. 24 FEB 1900 in Jackson Co., N.C. s. Ep Shuler b. 1870/1875 Jackson Co., N.C.

Cook, Samuel b. 18751876 Jackson Co., N.C. d. 1963 Darrington, Washington
m. 7 JAN 1900 in Jackson Co., N.C. s. Bessie Parker b. 1882 Jackson Co., N.C. d. 1955 Darrington, Washington

Horace Cook, b. Abt. 1878.

??? Cook, b. Abt. 1884; m. FRANK MORGAN; b. Abt. 1881.

Charlie Cook, b. Abt. 1887.


Ethan Allen Cook
birth: 8 Aug 1835
death: 21 Aug 1919
burial: Balsam Grove Cemetery (Rich Mt.)
inscription: Cpl, Co G, 62 Reg, NC Inf. CSA
source: JCGS Publication: The Cemeteries of Jackson County, North Carolina.



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