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Samuel Andrew Cook
Birth: Jan. 28, 1849
Death: Apr. 4, 1918

US Congressman. Born in Ontario, Canada, he moved with his parents to Calumet County, Wisconsin, in 1856. During the Civil War, he served as a Private in Company A, 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry, under the command of General A. George Custer. After the war, he was a farmer until he relocated to Neenah, Wisconsin, in 1881, where he engaged in business. He was Mayor of Neenah in 1889, a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly (1891-92) and a delegate to the Republican National Convention at Minneapolis, in 1892. In 18895, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth Congress, serving until 1897. After his term, he was commander of the Grand Army of the Republic for Department of Wisconsin, (1915-16), a manufacturer of print paper at Menasha, Wisconsin and president of the Alexandria Paper Company Alexandria, Indiana. He died at age 69 in Neenah, Wisconsin. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Jennie Christie Cook (1849 - 1895)*
  Abbie F Kelliher Cook (1854 - 1874)*
 
 Children:
  Harry Harold Cook (1881 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Neenah
Winnebago County
Wisconsin, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 13, 2003
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Samuel Andrew Cook
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Samuel Andrew Cook
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Samuel Andrew Cook
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In 1864, he enlisted in the 2d Wis. Cav.; was mustered out in 1865
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