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Ralph COOKSON

Ralph COOKSON

Male [1809] - 1889

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  • Name Ralph COOKSON 
    Born [1809]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1808]  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 25 Dec 1828  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assessed 1845  St Croix District, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1851  [1
    Ship carpenter 
    Residence 1851  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Ralph Cockson
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: Ralph Cockson
      [Ralph Cookson ]
      Gender: Male
      Age: 42
      Estimated birth year: abt 1810
      Relation to Head of House: Head of Family (Head)
      Spouse's name: Ann Cockson
      Race: native (Native American)
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-District: St Andrews
      Sub-District Number: 16
      Ralph Cockson 42 Native Ship carpenter
      Ann Cockson 38 Native
      William Cockson 21 Native Carpenter
      Sophronia Cockson 19 Native
      Alexander Cockson 17
      Sarah Cockson 14
      Alvira Cockson 11
      Almira Cockson 8
      Harris Cockson 6
      Josephina Cockson 4
      Abigal Cockson 2
      Harris Greenlaw 40 Lodger Native Farmer
      Hiram Greenlaw 34 Lodger Nativer Carpenter
      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Andrews, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_994; Page: 67; Line: 23
      Fram 1 storey
    Occupation 1861  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  [4
    Baptist 
    Residence 1861  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Ralph Cookson
      in the 1861 Census of Canada
      Name: Ralph Cookson
      Gender: Male
      Age: 53
      Birth Year: 1808
      Spouse's name: Ann Cookson
      Home in 1861: St. Andrew's, Charlotte, New Brunswick
      Race: Native (Native American)
      Religion: Baptist
      Film Number: C-1000
      Page Number: 7
      Ralph Cookson 53 Native St Andrews Farmer Baptist
      Ann Cookson 47
      Sophronia Cookson 29
      Augusta Cookson 19
      Elvira Cookson 22
      Thomas Cookson 16
      Josephine Cookson 14
      Ruth Cookson 11
      Edward Cookson 7
      Annie Cookson 4
      Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1000
    Occupation 1871  [2
    Ship carpenter 
    Religion 1871  [2
    Baptist 
    Residence 1871  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Ralph Cookson
      in the 1871 Census of Canada
      Name: Ralph Cookson
      Gender: Male
      Age: 62
      Birth Year: abt 1809
      Birth Place: New Brunswick
      Marital status: Married
      Religion: Baptist
      Origin: English
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte
      District Number: 175
      Division: 02
      Subdistrict: St Andrews
      Subdistrict Number: g
      Ralph Cookson 62 NB Baptist English Ship carpenter
      Anne Cookson 57 NB Baptist Scotch
      Sophrona Cookson 38 NB Baptist English
      Abbie Cookson 21
      Edward Cookson 15
      Annie Cookson 13
      Year: 1871; Census Place: St Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick; Roll: C-10376; Page: 12; Family No: 38
    Occupation 1881  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  [3
    Baptist 
    Residence 1881  St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Ralph Cookson
      in the 1881 Census of Canada
      Name: Ralph Cookson
      Gender: Male
      Marital status: Married
      Age: 72
      Birth Year: 1809
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Religion: Baptist
      Nationality: English
      Occupation: Farmer
      Province: New Brunswick
      District Number: 26
      District: Charlotte
      Sub-District Number: H
      Subdistrict: Ste Croix
      Ralph Cookson 72 NB Baptist English Farmer
      Ann Cookson 67 NB Baptist Scotch
      Ruth Cookson 31 NB Baptist English Millman
      Ada Hewitt 19 NB Baptist Irish
      Year: 1881; Census Place: Ste Croix, Charlotte, New Brunswick; Roll: C_13179; Page: 4; Family No: 18
    Died 20 Nov 1889  Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7651  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2020 

    Father William COOKSON,   b. [1784-C1787],   d. [1845-1851] 
    Mother Jane FLINN,   b. Bef 1788,   d. C 1826  (Age > 38 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1808  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • to Eliza? ?
      one transcription says Jane Collins
      Possibly Davis

      Samuel Andrews Anglican
      04 Feb 1807 Cookson William [ Allen] Jane 49

      http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aek740/Anglican%20Church%20Records/mam03.jpg
      Mr Wm Cookson Married to Elisa ? ['Married' crossed out] Febry? 4th 1807

      https://registers.nbgstwo.ca/display_record/MC223-S2-6D-48_marriage_0300
      Data Source
      Record Key MC223-S2-6D-48_marriage_0300
      Register MC223-S2-6D
      Spreadsheet Id MC223-S2-6D_1
      Image Id/Sheet Name MC223-S2-6D-48
      Record Number 0300
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 1808-02-04
      Record Data Fields
      Recordid 30
      Groom given name Wil'm
      Groom surname Cookson
      Bride given name Jane
      Bride surname Alin?
      Event location St Andrews Parish, Charlotte Co
      Event day 4
      Event month Feb
      Event year 1808
      Officiant Samuel Andrews
      Date created 2019-11-21 16:18:22

      Willm Cookson Married to Jane Aline? [Jane Eliza?] Feby 4th 1808
    Family ID F10961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann GREENLAW,   b. [1813], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1896, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Dec 1828  Greenock Presbyterian Church, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Name: Ralph Cookson
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 25 Dec 1828
      Event Place: , , New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's Name: Ann Greenlaw
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Page: 211
      GS Film Number: 000845794
      Digital Folder Number: 005418857
      Image Number: 00167
      Citing this Record
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-FVT8 : 13 March 2018), Ralph Cookson and Ann Greenlaw, 25 Dec 1828; citing , , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 211, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      Ralph Cookson of Saint Andrews County of Charlotte and Ann Greenlaw of parish and County aforesaid presbyterians were married this twenty fifth day of December in the year One Thousand Eight hundred and twenty eight by me
      Alexr MacLean Clergymn of the Church of Scotland
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      Ralph Cookson
      Ann Greenlaw
      in the presence of
      Charles Greenlaw
      Daiel Macleod
      Regd & Recd 31st Decr 1829
    Children 
     1. William F COOKSON,   b. [1830], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1864
     2. Sophronia COOKSON,   b. [1832], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1875, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Alexander COOKSON,   b. [1834], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1887
     4. Sarah E COOKSON,   b. Bayside, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1864, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Alvira COOKSON,   b. [1839], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Almira COOKSON,   b. [1842], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Harris COOKSON,   b. [1845], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Josephine COOKSON,   b. [1847], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Abigail COOKSON,   b. [1849], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Ruth COOKSON,   b. [1850], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Edward COOKSON,   b. [1854], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Annie COOKSON,   b. [1857], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Census of New Brunswick 1851, Library and Archives of Canada, (http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1851/index-e.html).

    2. [S16] Census of Canada, 1871, Ancestry.com.

    3. [S8] Census of Canada, 1881, Ancestry.com.

    4. [S4] Census of Canada, 1861, Ancestry.com.

    5. [S3913] All Saints Angilcan Church Records, St Andrews, NB, Transcribed by Shirley O'Neill.

    6. [S528] Greenoch Presbyterian Church, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB, As transcribed by Shirley O'Neill & Nancy Burnham.