John Cooke's Family

John Cooke

Son of Francis and Hester (Mahieu) Cooke

Baptized, between January and March 1607, Leiden, Holland

Arrived at Plymouth, MA, 1620, with father, aboard the Mayflower

Married, March 28, 1634, Sarah Warren, b. ca. 1614, d. aft. December 7, 1696,
          daughter of Richard and Elizabeth (Walker) Warren

Died, November 23, 1695, at Dartmouth, MA


Sarah, b. ca. 1635, married Arthur Hathaway

Elizabeth, b. bef. 1644, married Daniel Wilcox

Hester, b. August 16, 1650, married Thomas Taber
          NOTE: Hester died aft. April 17, 1671,
          and Thomas Taber married Mary Tomson in 1672.

Mary, b. ca. 1652, married (1) Philip Taber (Jr.), and (2) ______ Davis

Mercy, b. July 25, 165? (prob. 1656), married Stephen West

Famous descendants of John Cooke include President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and actor/director Orson Welles. More locally known personalities are Edith and Grace Dana (Dana Farm), scrimshaw artist Milton Delano, and Chet Hathaway (Hathaway-Braley Wharf, Co.).