Jeremiah Halsey Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Jeremiah Halsey Cook, son of Samuel Cook and Elizabeth Halsey, was born at New York, 9 February 1785.1,2 He died at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, 14 September 1850.3

Jeremiah married Mary Rogers, whose parents are unknown.2,4

Administration of the estate Jeremiah Halsey Cook of Southampton who died at San Francisco, 14 September 1850, was granted to his brother Sullivan Cook, 21 December 1850.
Bond by Albert G. Cook and Hugh Halsey.
Named Heirs were widow Mary Cook (partially insane and therefore incompetent), and two children: Mary Melvina, wife of Hortation N.Taft, of Waterloo, N. Y.' and Julia Ann Adelia, wife of David C. Vanderlip, somewhere in Texas.5


Mary Rogers b. abt. 1787, d. 19 Jul 1858


  1. [S979] James Truslow Adams, Memorials of Old Bridgehampton (Bridgehampton, Long Island: p.p., 1916), 325, further cited as Adams, Bridgehampton.
  2. [S457] United States Census for 1850 Seventh Census of the United States, Southampton, Suffolk Co., New York, population schedule, sheet 314B, dwelling 1143, family 1241, Jeremiah Cook household, digital image, (; original data: NARA micropublication M432, 1009 rolls, roll #602.
  3. [S979] Adams, Bridgehampton, 337.
  4. [S2017] Emma D. Morris, "Collection of genealogical information for the families of Cook": ca 199x, Digital file, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, [6], further cited as "Families of Cook."
  5. [S1985] Elizabeth R. Vanburen, Abstracts of Intestate Records at Riverhead, Suffolk County, NY., 1931, G:[14] (liber G:250, file 4047). CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of Suffolk County, New York (, 2006), further cited as Vanburen, Abstracts of Intestate Records of Suffolk Co.
This person was last edited on4 Jul 2015