Wiles Cook

Male 1830 - 1917  (86 years)


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  • Name Wiles Cook 
    Born 11 Mar 1830  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  York, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Florence, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  Posey, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  Posey, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cemetery Eastview Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID CEAE688E3C09D511A5C1205002C100003620 
    Died 15 Jan 1917  Switzerland county, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Posey, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I5288  Scudder
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2009 

    _UID A28573BE92717B47BE46109E0F1934285342 
    Family ID F22329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine A. Phillips,   b. Apr 1839, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1910, Switzerland county, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married Abt 1856  [1
    _UID B996688E3C09D511A5C1205002C100000968 
    Children 
     1. Clara Cook,   b. Apr 1861, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1929, Switzerland county, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     2. John Cook,   b. Mar 1866, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dearborn county, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to family tradition, Wiles' father came from Great Britain through the Port of New Orleans with many siblings. He then rode a grey mare alone from New Orleans to Indiana. Wiles died in the Switzerland County Poor Farm.

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] William Scudder (1793-1872) of Switzerland County, Indiana, Scudder, David B., comp., (Scudder Searches (Boise, Idaho: The Scudder Association, 1993)), Vol. V, No. 3, p. 10, Fall 1993.

    2. [S930] Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920, Indiana Works Projects Administration. Indiana: circa 1938-1941, (Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004 [database online]).