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James COOK born abt 1840

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Name: James Cook
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1841
Gender: Male
Age: 1
Birthplace: Lancashire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Ashton & Oldham
Sub-District: Oldham Above Town
Parish: Oldham Cum Prestwich
County: Lancashire

Is this the James with parents Joseph & Hannah?

Marriage: 11 Oct 1829 St Mary, Oldham, Lancashire, England
Joseph Cook - (X), Spinner, Oldham
Hannah Willcock - (X), Spinster, Oldham
Witness: Ralph Jackson; Jonn. Jackson
Married by Banns with consent of parties by: W. Lancaster Off. Minister
Register: Marriages 1828 - 1831, Page 133, Entry 399
Source: LDS Film 1656119


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Or this one?

Name: James Cook
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1841
Gender: Male
Age: 1
Birthplace: Lancashire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Ashton & Oldham
Sub-District: Ashton Town
Parish: Ashton Under Lyne
County: Lancashire
 

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This looks like the census of James in 1841 in post #1

Civil Parish: Prestwich Cum Oldham
Hundred: Salford
County: Lancashire
RD: Ashton and Oldham
Sub-RD: Oldham above Town
ED: 12; HO107; Piece: 546; Book: 11; Folio: 28; Page: 51

Joshua Cook 35 [Twister cotton]
Harriet Cook 35
Edwin Cook 14 [do]
Leah Cook 9
Catherine Cook 5
James Cook 1
[All BiC]

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The one in post #2 looks to be your man..

Civil Parish: Ashton Under Lyne
Hundred: Salford
County: Lancashire
RD: Ashton and Oldham
Sub-RD: Ashton Town
ED: 23; HO107; Piece: 532; Book: 15; Folio: 12; Page: 17

Joseph Cook 40 [Brick making]
Hanah Cook 30
Rupert Cook 10
James Cook 1
[All BiC except Hannah]

Also, on same page and look to be in the same property..

John Cook 60 [Labourer]
Sarah Cook 60
Edward Cook 20 [Cotton spinning]
[All BiC]

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1851
Civil Parish:Gorton
Ecclesiastical parish: St Thomas
County: Lancashire
RD: Chorlton
Sub-RD: Ardwick
ED: 3b; HO107; Piece: 2219; Folio: 388; Page: 58

Joseph Cook 46 [b. Ashton. Brick maker]
Hannah Cook 40 [b. Bilston, Staffordshire]
Robert Cook 18 [b. Ashton]
James Cook 10 [do]

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Thanks Geoff.

So the family arrived 1851 - 1864.

Have to try and narrow that down more.


James is the only one with parents Joseph & Hannah who died in NSW 1851 - 1950.
 

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No marriage in St Peters area of NSW for a Robert or Rupert COOK.

No death in Qld. for a Robert or Rupert.

COOK (Mrs Rupert) Funeral notice 09DEC1904 Funeral late of Burwood Sydney Morning Herald 09DEC1904

COOK Rupert Funeral notice 23DEC1943 Funeral late of Croydon Park Sydney Morning Herald 23DEC1943

Ruled out:

Death 26133/1943 COOK RUPERT - JAMES - MARY ANN - BURWOOD

Birth 14715/1882 COOK RUPERT - JAMES - MARY A - PARRAMATTA

That is possibly the youngest of the children born to James & Mary Ann (HUNT) although a tree does not agree. If so then named after an uncle. Nothing in the Funeral notice helps.

I don't know yet if they had 12 children or if we have 2x James & Mary A in the Newtown/St Peters area.
 
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There are 3/4 trees that have got the early years wrong...

This is interesting, does R = Rupert?...

Charles R Cook
Birth Date: 1866
Father: James Cook
Mother: Mary A
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1866
Registration Place: Newtown, New South Wales
Registration Number: 2714

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There is one tree that suggests this...

"Arrival
1857
Age: 17
Australia
Arrived with Parents and Brother and Sister-in-law"

If that is correct, Robert/Rupert must have married in England..

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Something to ponder..

Martha Cook
Birth Date: 1861
Father: Rupert Cook
Mother: Ann
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1861
Registration Place: Newtown, New South Wales
Registration Number: 2693

Emily Cook
Birth Date: 1863
Father: Rupert Cook
Mother: Ann
Birth Place: New South Wales
Registration Year: 1863
Registration Place: Newtown, New South Wales
Registration Number: 2603

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Thanks Geoff.

Don't know yet what the R is for but I still don't know if all these belong or if there are 2x James & Mary A:

Children
2771/1864 COOK CLARA A JAMES MARY A NEWTOWN
2714/1866 COOK CHARLES R JAMES MARY A NEWTOWN
4659/1867 COOK LILLIAS A JAMES MARY A ST GEORGE
5006/1869 COOK JOSEPH J W JAMES MARY A ST GEORGE
5192/1871 COOK CHARLES D JAMES MARY A ST GEORGE
4061/1873 COOK LAURA MAUD JAMES MARY ANN NEWTOWN
4201/1875 COOK AMELIA EVA JAMES MARY ANN NEWTOWN
4412/1877 COOK NORAH E JAMES MARY A NEWTOWN
4984/1878 COOK MINNIE B JAMES MARY A NEWTOWN
5573/1880 COOK ADA ELIZA JAMES MARY ANN NEWTOWN
6520/1881 COOK GEORGE JAMES MARY NEWTOWN
14715/1882 COOK RUPERT JAMES MARY A PARRAMATTA
 

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There is one tree that suggests this...

"Arrival
1857
Age: 17
Australia
Arrived with Parents and Brother and Sister-in-law"

If that is correct, Robert/Rupert must have married in England..

Geoff
Is that saying the vessel was 'Australia' ?


I can't find the family Assisted to NSW or Qld. or Vic. Must be unassisted then.
 
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Births
2777/1858 COOK JOHN RUPERT ANN GLEBE
2693/1861 COOK MARTHA RUPERT ANN NEWTOWN
2603/1863 COOK EMILY RUPERT ANN NEWTOWN
4228/1865 COOK EVANGELINE RUPERT ANN ST GEORGE
4344/1866 COOK ANNE P RUPERT ANN ST GEORGE


1857 would fit and 1863 would not.
 

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Births
2777/1858 COOK JOHN RUPERT ANN GLEBE
2693/1861 COOK MARTHA RUPERT ANN NEWTOWN
2603/1863 COOK EMILY RUPERT ANN NEWTOWN
4228/1865 COOK EVANGELINE RUPERT ANN ST GEORGE
4344/1866 COOK ANNE P RUPERT ANN ST GEORGE


1857 would fit and 1863 would not.
So, 1852 - 1857 if mar. is correct,..

Geoff

Edit: The 1863 'tree' does suggest bfr 1863
 
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