Martha Cooke

ID# 28321, b. about 1712
Birth:
Martha Cooke was born about 1712.


Martha Cooke was the daughter of John Cooke and Sarah (?)
Martha Cooke was living in 1739; Living when Joshua Cooke's widow Mary wrote her 1739 will.

Mary Cooke

ID# 28322, b. about 1714, d. December 1741
Birth:
Mary Cooke was born about 1714.


Mary Cooke was the daughter of John Cooke and Sarah (?)
Mary Cooke was living in 1739; Living when Joshua Cooke's widow Mary wrote her 1739 will.
Death:
Mary Cooke died in December 1741.


Burial:
Mary Cooke was buried on 16 December 1741 at Denton, Lancashire, England,
Mary, daughter of John of Haughton.

Unknown Cooke

ID# 28323, b. about 1657

Note:

Sons John, Edward & Joseph Cooke are assumed to be siblings based on information in Cooke family wills and the proximity of their death dates.


Birth:
Unknown Cooke was born about 1657.


Marriage:
Unknown Cooke married Unknown (?) about 1678.

Children of Unknown Cooke and Unknown (?)

Unknown (?)

ID# 28324, b. about 1657
From about 1678, her married name was Cooke.
Birth:
Unknown (?) was born about 1657.


Marriage:
Unknown (?) married Unknown Cooke about 1678.

Children of Unknown (?) and Unknown Cooke

Joshua Cooke

ID# 28325, b. about 1679, d. about 1720

Note:

This family has been put together from several Cook(e) family wills, as well as usual bmd sources. -JAD.


Birth:
Joshua Cooke was born about 1679.


Joshua Cooke was the son of Unknown Cooke and Unknown (?)

Marriage:
Joshua Cooke married Mary Leech about 1700.


Will:
Joshua Cooke left a will in 1718.
Joshua Cooke's will written in 1717/18, probate in 1725, refers to Edward Cooke of Dukinfield, blacksmith, and named the first 3 of Edward's children - Mary, Betty and Ann.
Mary also named her two brothers in the will giving us her surname.


Death:
Joshua Cooke died about 1720.


Probate:
his estate was probated in 1725.

Child of Joshua Cooke and Mary Leech

Mary Leech

ID# 28326, b. about 1685, d. about 1741
From about 1700, her married name was Cooke.
Birth:
Mary Leech was born about 1685.


Marriage:
Mary Leech married Joshua Cooke, son of Unknown Cooke and Unknown (?), about 1700.


Will:
Mary Leech left a will in 1739.
The 1742 will of Mary, widow of Joshua Cooke, written in 1739, names Mary Siddal, widow, and six children (all with surname Cooke): Joshua, Mary, Anne, Elizabeth, Sarah, Ellen.
The will also names Mary Leech's two brothers, John and Samuel Leech, and their children. No dates are known for these two families other than that the named children were alive when she wrote her will in 1738. Mary's two nephews named John - John Leech son of John Leech of Droylsden and John Leech son of Samuel Leech - are both candidates for the 1756 marriage to Anne Dearnely in Ashton-under-Lyne.
see Anne Dearnely.


Death:
Mary Leech died about 1741.


Probate:
her estate was probated in 1742.

Child of Mary Leech and Joshua Cooke

Sarah Cooke

ID# 28327, b. December 1711, d. February 1712
Birth:
Sarah Cooke was born in December 1711 at England.


Sarah Cooke was the daughter of Joshua Cooke and Mary Leech.

Baptism:
Sarah Cooke was baptised on 25 January 1712 at Duckinfield, Lancashire, England,
Private baptism at their home in Duckinfield, with note added to say 'died Feb' (Ancestry).


Death:
Sarah Cooke died in February 1712 at England at age 2 months.