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COOK (Soundex C200) — See also CHOAKE, CHUOKE, COACH, COCH, COCK, COCKE, COKE, COOCH, COOKE, COOKERLY, COOKMAN, COOKS, COOKSEY, COOKSON, COOKSTON, COUCH, CROOK, CUCK, DECOOK, KOCH, KOCK, KOK, KOOK, KUC, KUCH, KUCK, KUOCH, LOOK, MCCOOK, ZOOK.

  Cook, A. B. — of Montana. Montana state auditor, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, A. B. — of Townsend, Broadwater County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Mrs. A. B. — of Owosso, Shiawassee County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, A. G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Agnes S. — of Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Cook, Albert Baldwin (1873-1955) — also known as Albert B. Cook — of near Owosso, Shiawassee County, Mich. Born in Agricultural College (now East Lansing), Ingham County, Mich., August 11, 1873. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state senate 14th District, 1903-06; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 14th District, 1907-08; candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1913. Died in 1955 (age about 81 years). Interment at Maple River Cemetery, Corunna, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cook, Albert P. — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Mayor of Alma, Mich., 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Allen J. (b. 1919) — of Kenton, Kent County, Del. Born in Kenton, Kent County, Del., 1919. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 3rd District, 1949-52; member of Delaware state senate, 1957-73 (Kent County 2nd District 1957-64, 13th District 1965-68, 14th District 1969-72, 16th District 1973); alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1968. Methodist. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Alonzo B. (b. 1866) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 31, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; Massachusetts state auditor, 1915-23; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1925; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936; Townsendite, Prohibition, Economy candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1936. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Sons of the American Revolution. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Levi F. Cook and Eliza (Ryan) Cook; married to Lydia Martin.
  Cook, Alonzo G. — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Republican. Postmaster at Boise, Idaho, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Alyce — of Fenton, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Cook, Andrew (1875-1944) — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Born in 1875. Mayor of St. Peter, Minn., 1944; died in office 1944. Died October 17, 1944 (age about 69 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, St. Peter, Minn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cook, Andrew J. — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County 1st District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Anna — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Cook, Archibald D. — of Douglas, Converse County, Wyo. Republican. Wyoming superintendent of public instruction, 1907-10. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Archie J. (b. 1860) — of Shoreham, Addison County, Vt. Born in Shoreham, Addison County, Vt., April 30, 1860. Republican. Lumber business; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Shoreham, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Arnold W. — of Creston, Union County, Iowa. Mayor of Creston, Iowa, 1950-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Arthur — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Manchester; elected 1912; defeated, 1914 (Independent Republican). Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Arthur P. — of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Duluth, Minn., 1910-14. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Arthur W. — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Mayor of St. Peter, Minn., 1962-63. Still living as of 1963.
  Cook, Asher — of Wood County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Wood County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Augustine J. — of Butler, Morris County, N.J. Postmaster at Butler, N.J., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Azel L. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, B. E. — of Bowie, Montague County, Tex. Postmaster at Bowie, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, B. G. — of Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Madison County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, B. T. — of North Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Muskegon County 2nd District, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Behn — of Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Benjamin C. — of Richmond, Va. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Benjamin E., Jr. — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1884-86. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Benjamin F. — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Mayor of Gloucester, Mass., 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Bernard — of New York. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1920, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Betty — of Menlo Park, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Cook, Bill — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Cook, Birdie L. — of Nevada, Vernon County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Cook, Bradford See George Bradford Cook
  Cook, Brandt Leroy — of New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Acting postmaster at New Cumberland, Pa., 1964-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Cook, Burton Chauncey (1819-1894) — also known as Burton C. Cook — of Ottawa, La Salle County, Ill. Born in Pittsford, Monroe County, N.Y., May 11, 1819. Republican. Member of Illinois state legislature, 1850; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1860, 1884; U.S. Representative from Illinois 6th District, 1865-71; member of Republican National Committee from Illinois, 1866-68. Died in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., August 18, 1894 (age 75 years, 99 days). Interment at Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cook, Byron — Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 8th District; elected 2002; elected unopposed 2004; elected 2006; elected unopposed 2008; elected 2010, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Cook, Byron E. — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1973-74, 1978-79. Still living as of 1979.
  Cook, Byron M. — of Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Mayor of Lakewood, Ohio, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.


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