NameWilliam Wallace Cook
Birth31 Mar 1847, Kentucky
Death20 Feb 1934, Bath Co., Kentucky
Marriageabt 1888, Fleming Co., Kentucky
SpouseSarah “Sallie” Hall, 2C3R
Birth7 Jun 1861, Fleming Co., Kentucky
Death5 Aug 1922, Fleming Co., Kentucky
Birth8 Apr 1894, Fleming Co., Kentucky
Death8 Aug 1922, Fleming Co., Kentucky
Notes for William Wallace Cook
His death certificate records William Wallace Cook, age 86 years 10 months 20 days, born 31 Mar 1847 in Kentucky, died 20 Feb 1934 in Bath Co., Ky, widowed, father Abraham Cook, mother’s maiden name Mary Ann Cook, both born in Ky, cause of death lobar pneumonia, informant Mr. Robert Hawkins, Salt Lick, Ky, burial in Fairview Cemetery.
Notes for Sarah “Sallie” Hall
Her death certificate records Mrs. Sallie Cook, age 61 years 1 month 28 days, born 7 June 1861 in Fleming Co., died 5 Aug 1922 in Fleming Co., married, father Alfred Hall, born in Ky, mother’s maiden name Lizzie Riddel, born in Bath Co., cause of death typhoid fever, informant W. W. Cook, Colfax, Ky, burial in Fairview.
Census Notes for William Wallace & Sarah “Sallie” (Family)
1900 census of Fleming Co., Ky, district 5, enumerated 26 June, lists on p. 17B as family #328/330:
Cook, William W., 53, b. Mar 1847; Sarah, wife, 38, b. June 1861; William, son, 6, b. Apr 1894. All born Ky Ky Ky.
1910 census of Fleming Co., Ky, district 5, enumerated 22 April, lists on p. 6B as family #106/107:
Cook, William W., 63, farmer, 2nd marriage; Sarah, wife, 49, first marriage, married 20 years, mother of 2 children, 2 living; Hall, Russell C., stepson, 29, divorced; Cook, Eliza, dau, 26, single; Willie, son, 16. All born Ky Ky Ky.
1920 census of Fleming Co., Ky, Grange City precinct, enumerated 27 Jan, lists on p. 12B as family #224/225:
Cook, William W., 72, farmer; Sarah, wife, 58; William, son, 26. All born Ky Ky Ky.
Three households below is a household headed by Russell Hall, very probably Sarah’s son, although he is recorded as age 34.