See also

Elizabeth PERKIN (1806-1859)

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Elizabeth PERKIN, Burrington Church

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Spouse: Joseph COOKE, Burrington Church

1. Elizabeth PERKIN,1,2 daughter of James PERKINS (1775-1867) and Elizabeth CROOKE (1784-1857), was born in 1806 in Knowstone.3,4 She was baptised on 9 May 1806 in Knowstone.4 She married Joseph COOKE on 5 September 1824 in Burrington.5 She appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington, South Molton aged 35.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage. She appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 46.3 The address was: Cleavedown End. She died in 1859 in Burrington aged 53.7 She was buried on 13 September 1859 in Burrington.7

 

Joseph COOKE,3 son of Richard COOKE (bap.1751, d.1813) and Elizabeth JEFFERY (1758-1825), was born in 1796 in Zeal Monachorum.3,8 He was baptised on 30 March 1796 in Zeal Monachorum.8 In 1838 he was a Blacksmith in Burrington.1,3 The address was: Weeks Cross. He appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington aged 35.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage. In 1841 he was a Smith aged 35.6 He appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 54.3 The address was: Cleavedown End. In 1851 he was a Blacksmith.3 He appeared in the census in 1861 in Burrington aged 65.9 The address was: 8 Fore Street. He was buried on 14 July 1868 in Burrington.10 He and Elizabeth PERKIN had the following children:

 

William COOKE (1827- ). William was born in 1827 in Devon.6 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington aged 14.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage.

Selina Elizabeth COOKE (1831- ). Selina was born on 20 March 1831 in Burrington.3,6,11 The address was: Week Cross. She appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington aged 10.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage. In 1851 she was a Glover in Burrington aged 19.3 She appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 19. The address was: Cleavedown End. She married William RENDLE on 11 November 1853 in Winkleigh when he was 24 and she was 23.12 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Plymouth aged 70.13 The address was: 8 Plym Street.

Joseph COOKE (1834- ). Joseph was born in 1834 in Devon.6 He appeared in the census in 1834 in Burrington aged 7.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage.

Frederick COOKE (1836- ). Frederick was born in 1836 in Burrington.3,6 He was a Blacksmith.3 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington aged 5.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 15.3 The address was: Cleavedown End. In 1851 he was a Blacksmith in Burrington aged 15.6

Richard COOKE (1838-1921). Richard was born Q1 1838 in Burrington.1,2,14,15,16 In 1838 he lived in Burrington.1 The address was: weeks Cross. He appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington aged 3.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 13.17 In 1851 he was a Servant in Burrington aged 13.17 He appeared in the census in 1861 in Kings Nympton aged 24.18 In 1861 he was a Servant in Kings Nympton aged 24.18 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Zeal Monachorum aged 26.19 The address was: May Farm. In 1871 he was a Servant aged 26.19 He married Elizabeth SNELL Q4 1872 in Burrington.20 Between 1881 and 1891 he was an Agricultural Labourer in North Tawton aged 46.14,21 He appeared in the census in 1881 in Chawleigh, Devon aged 30.14 The address was: Chinson R Cottage. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Week, North Tawton aged 46.21 The address was: Greenslade Cottages, Week. In 1901 he was a Carter on Farm.15,21 He appeared in the census in 1901 in North Tawton aged 54.15 The address was: Greenslade Moor. He appeared in the census in 1911 in North Tawton aged 69. The address was: Greenslade Moor. In 1911 he was a Waggoner in North Tawton aged 69. He died in 1921 in Exeter District aged 83.22

John James COOKE (1841- ). John was born in 1841 in Burrington.6 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Burrington.6 The address was: Parrington Cottage.

Emma COOKE (1844- ). Emma was born in 1844 in Burrington.3 She appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 7.3 The address was: cleavedown End.

John COOKE (1847- ). John was born in 1847 in Burrington.3 He appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 4.3 The address was: cleavedown End.

Ellen COOKE (1850- ). Ellen was born in 1850 in Burrington.3 She appeared in the census in 1851 in Burrington aged 1.3 The address was: cleavedown End.

Second Generation

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James PERKINS, Knowstone St Peters Church

2. James PERKINS,4 son of George PERKIN and Elizabeth, was baptised on 12 March 1774 in Knowstone.23 He was born in 1775.24 He was born in 1776 in Knowstone.25 He was born in 1777 in Knowstone.26 He married Elizabeth CROOKE on 23 June 1805 in Knowstone.27 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Knowstone Town aged 65.25 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Knowstone Town aged 76.24 The address was: knowstone, South Molton, Devon. In 1851 he was a Farm Labourer aged 76.24 He appeared in the census in 1861 in Knowstone aged 84.26 The address was: Hole Cottage. Widower. In 1861 James was a Farm Labourer in Knowstone aged 84.26 He died in 1867 in Knowstone aged 95.28 He was buried in 1867 in Knowstone.28

 

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Elizabeth CROOKE, Knowstone St Peters Church

3. Elizabeth CROOKE,4,27 daughter of Robert CROOKE and Hannah, was born in 1784 in Devon.29 She was born in 1786 in Devon.25 She was born on 9 April 1789.30 She was baptised on 26 April 1789 in Tiverton St Peter.30 She appeared in the census in 1841 in Knowstone Town aged 55.25 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon. She appeared in the census in 1851 in Knowstone Town aged 68.24 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon. She died in 1857 in Knowstone aged 73.29 She was buried on 12 January 1857 in Knowstone.29 She and James PERKINS had the following children:

 

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Elizabeth PERKIN (1806-1859)

James PERKINS (1811- ). James was born in 1811 in Knowstone.25,31 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Knowstone Town aged 30.25 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Knowstone aged 61.31 The address was: Rosa Cottage East Village.

Jane PERKINS (1813- ). Jane was born on 4 April 1813 in Knowstone.32

Harriet PERKINS (1816- ). Harriet was born on 21 January 1816 in Knowstone.33

Ann PERKINS (1819- ). Ann was born on 21 March 1819 in Knowstone.34

William PERKINS (1826- ). William was born in 1826 in Devon.25 He appeared in the census in 1841 in Knowstone Town aged 15.25 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon.

Ellen PERKINS (1826- ). Ellen was born in 1826 in Knowstone.35 She was baptised on 8 January 1826 in Knowstone. She was born in 1837 in Devon.25 She appeared in the census in 1841 in Knowstone Town aged 4.25 The address was: Knowstone, South Molton, Devon.

Third Generation

4. George PERKIN23 married Elizabeth.

 

5. Elizabeth23 has few details recorded about her. She and George PERKIN had the following children:

 

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James PERKINS (1775-1867)

 

6. Robert CROOKE30 married Hannah.

 

7. Hannah30 has few details recorded about her. She and Robert CROOKE had the following children:

 

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Elizabeth CROOKE (1784-1857)

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1"Richard Cook Baptism 1838".
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Source: Richard Cook Baptism 1838, Richard Cook Baptism 1838

2"Richard Cooke 1838 Q! Birth Registration".
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Source: Richard Cooke 1838 Q! Birth Registration, Richard Cooke 1838 Registration

3"1851 Cooks in Burrington".
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Source: 1851 Cooks in Burrington, 1851 Cooks in Burrington

4"Elizabeth Perkins 1806 Birth".
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Source: Elizabeth Perkins 1806 Birth, Elizabeth Perkins 1806

5"Joseph Cook to Elizabeth Perkins 1824".
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Source: Joseph Cook to Elizabeth Perkins 1824, Joseph Cook to Elizabeth Perkins 1824

6"1841 Cookes in Burrington".
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Source: 1841 Cookes in Burrington, 1841 Richard Cook in Burrington

7"Elizabeth Cooke Burial 1859".
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Source: Elizabeth Cooke Burial 1859, Burial of Elizabeth Cooke 1859

8"Joseph Cooke Baptism 1797".
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Source: Joseph Cooke Baptism 1797, Joseph Cooke Baptism 1797

9"1861 Joseph Cook in Burrington".
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Source: 1861 Joseph Cook in Burrington, 1861 Joseph Cook in Zeal Monarchum

10"Joseph Cooke Death 1868".
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Source: Joseph Cooke Death 1868, 1868 Death of Joseph Cooke

11"Selina Cooke Baptism 1831".
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Source: Selina Cooke Baptism 1831, Selina Cooke Baptism 1831

12"Selina Marriage ".
13"1901 Selina Cooke now Rendle".
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Source: 1901 Selina Cooke now Rendle, 1901 Selina Rendle was Cooke

14"1881 Cooks in Devon".
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Source: 1881 Cooks in Devon, 1881 Cooks in Devon

15"1901 William Cook Census".
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Source: 1901 William Cook Census, 1901 William Cook

16"Richard Cook Birth 1838".
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Source: Richard Cook Birth 1838, Richard Cook 1838 Birth

17"1851 Richard Cook as Servant".
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Source: 1851 Richard Cook as Servant, 1851 Richard Cooke as servant

18"1861 Richard Cook Zeal M".
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Source: 1861 Richard Cook Zeal M, Richard Cook 1861

19"1871 Richard Cook - Zeal M".
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Source: 1871 Richard Cook - Zeal M, Richard Cook in 1871

20"Richard Cook to Elizabeth Snell 1972".
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Source: Richard Cook to Elizabeth Snell 1972, Richard Cook to Elizabeth Snell 1872

21"1891 Cooks in North Tawton".
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Source: 1891 Cooks in North Tawton, 1891 Cooks in South Tawton

22"1921 Richard Cook Death".
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Source: 1921 Richard Cook Death, 1921 Richard Cook DEath

23"James Perkins 1774 Baptism Knowstone".
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Source: James Perkins 1774 Baptism Knowstone, James Perkins Knowstone 1744

24"1851 James Perkins in Knowstone ".
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Source: 1851 James Perkins in Knowstone , 1851 James Perkins

25"1841 Perkins in Knowstone ".
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Source: 1841 Perkins in Knowstone , 1841 Perkins in Knowstone

26"1861 James Perkins Census".
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Source: 1861 James Perkins Census, 1861 James Perkins

27"James Perkins to ELizabeth Crooke in 1805".
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Source: James Perkins to ELizabeth Crooke in 1805, James Perkins to Elizabeth 1805

28"James Perkins Burial 1867".
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Source: James Perkins Burial 1867, James Perkins Burial 1867

29"Elizabeth Perkins Death 1857 Knowstone".
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Source: Elizabeth Perkins Death 1857 Knowstone, Burial of Elizabeth Perkins in 1857

30"Elizabeth Crook Baptism 1789".
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Source: Elizabeth Crook Baptism 1789, Baptism of Elizabrth Crook

31"1871 Census James Perkins c1811 ".
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Source: 1871 Census James Perkins c1811 , 1871 James Perkins in Knowstone

32"Jane Perkins Baptism 1813".
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Source: Jane Perkins Baptism 1813, Jane Perkins Baptism 1813

33"Harriet Perkins 1816 Baptism".
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Source: Harriet Perkins 1816 Baptism, Harriet Perkins 1816

34"Ann Perkins 1819 Birth".
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Source: Ann Perkins 1819 Birth, Ann Perkins 1816

35"Ellen Perkins Baptism 1826".
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Source: Ellen Perkins Baptism 1826, Ellen Perkins Baptism