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James Ambers Washington "Jaw - Wash" Cook
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1835
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1919
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA

He married Martha A. Carden on November 28, 1854. (The Tenn. State Archives were unable to locate his marriage records between the years of Apr. 1848 - Apr. 1859). He was the son of James & Martha Cook. He married 2nd to Eri Bowers Holcomb on October 24, 1905 in Monroe County, Tn.

He enlisted in Co. F, 3rd Reg. Mounted Infantry on March 3, 1862 in Madisonville, Tn.

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Name: James A W Cook
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Civil Districts 13-14, McMinn, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 63
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Years Married: 46
Birth Date: Jul 1837
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1854
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
James A W Cook Head M 63 North Carolina
Martha A Cook Wife F 63 Tennessee
Melvin Cook Son M 20 Tennessee
Benton Cook Son M 17 Tennessee

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Name J. A. W. Cook
Spouse's Name Alsey Holcome
Event Date 24 Oct 1905
Event Place Monroe, Tennessee

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Family links: 
  James Cook (____ - 1882)
  Martha Cook
  Martha A. Cardin Cook (1837 - 1901)*
  J. W. Cook (1855 - 1857)*
  Mary Ann Cook Derrick Peeler (1857 - 1931)*
  James Larkin Cook (1859 - 1931)*
  Larkin Willard Cook (1861 - 1923)*
  C. J. Cook (1863 - 1865)*
  D. A. Cook (1866 - 1866)*
  Martha Elizabeth Cook Rodrick Sutton Martin (1868 - 1959)*
  Sarah A. Cook Casteel (1869 - 1951)*
  Armanda Ella Cook Peeler (1872 - 1950)*
  William C. Cook (1874 - 1895)*
  Albert Reece Cook (1875 - 1923)*
  Melvin H. Cook (1879 - 1907)*
  C. Benton Cook (1882 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Family record states that burial is in Monroe Co., Tenn. in Eleaszer Cemetery
Eleazar Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA
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Record added: Jul 15, 2011
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James Ambers Washington Jaw - Wash Cook
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