Name: Mary Jane COOKE
Death: ABT 1900
MARRIAGE - RELATIONSHIP: Genealogies of Penn Families, Vol III, St- Z , 1982, pg 794.
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Change Date: 27 JUN 2008 at 08:43:09
Also from Central PA Deaths & Marriages, 1771-1882 by Dr. Mary Belle Lentz, 1987 974.8V28L
Mary Jane Cooke LeVan was somewhat of an authority on local history and was a frequent contributor to "Now and Then". She has the old commissions and other records of Col Jacob Cooke (her grandfather) (as of 1911) per note in WFT 2933, Vol 7.
From Mary we have 3 documents that are all quite similar based on John Cooke's will of 1758.
Since these documents not are titled they are listed by the first sentence of the document and described.
1. Cooke Family Sencips? Gathered by M. J. Levan. Seems to be written in 1860-70 with last entry 1898. Contains 21 5x8 inch pages.
2. Will dated... 19 numbered legal size pages.
3. The following is a synopsis of notes by Levan (4 type written legal size pages in 1926, with the initials EEC on the last page...
Mary was born in 1831 and probably died around 1900.
Father: Jacob COOKE b: 27 AUG 1797 in Point Twp, Northumberland, PA
Mother: Phoebe HOUGHTON b: 24 JUN 1807
Alfred G. LEVAN b: ABT 1830
3 NOV 1853
in Muncy, Lycoming, PA 1 2
- Horace Cooke LEVAN b: 3 FEB 1856
Name: Santa Clara Co Library
Santa Clara, CA
Title: Genealogies of PA Families, Vol III
Author: Vol III
Publication: 1982, Page 795
Abbrev: Genealogies of PA Families, Vol III
3 pages; talks about the Cooke family bible and Col William and Capt John Cooke.
Name: LDS Family History lib
Title: Central PA Deaths & Marriages, 1771-1882
Author: Dr. Mary Belle Lentz
Abbrev: Dr. Mary Belle Lentz
Abbrev: Central PA Deaths & Marriages, 1771-1882
Text: Miltonian, 1853 Nov 18, Rev John Hudson, 3 A.G. LeVan, Mary J Cooke, both from Muncy