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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
    • 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: Harris Greenlaw
      Gender: Male
      Age: 40
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1812
      Relation to Head of House: Lodger
      Race: Native (Native American)
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-District: St Andrews
      Sub-District Number: 16
      Ralph Cockson 42
      Ann Cockson 38
      William Cockson 21
      Sophronia Cockson 19
      Alexander Cockson 17
      Sarah Cockson 14
      Alvira Cockson 11
      Almira Cockson 8
      Harris Cockson 6
      Josephina Cockson 4
      Abigal Cockson 2
      Harris Greenlaw 40
      Hiram Greenlaw 34
    Occupation 1861  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  [4
    Baptist 
    Residence 1861  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1871  [2
    Ship carpenter 
    Religion 1871  [2
    Baptist 
    Residence 1871  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 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
      Anne Cookson 57
      Sophrona Cookson 38
      Abbie Cookson 21
      Edward Cookson 15
      Annie Cookson 13
    Occupation 1881  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  [3
    Baptist 
    Residence 1881  St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 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
      Ann Cookson 67
      Ruth Cookson 31
      Ada Hewitt 19
    Died 20 Nov 1889 
    • Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 72 Number 3226
      Date November 28 1889
      County Charlotte
      Place Saint Andrews
      Newspaper St. Andrews Beacon
      Ralph COOKSON, a resident of Bayside (Charlotte Co.) died Wednesday last in his 80th year. His funeral took place Saturday last, being interred in the Sandy Point graveyard.
    Person ID I7651  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2015 

    Father William COOKSON,   b. NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. [1844] 
    Mother Eliza FLINN,   b. NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Feb 1815, All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 4 Jul 1807  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    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
    Children 
     1. William COOKSON,   b. [1830], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     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

  • Notes 
    • Deer Island

      Volume M Page 421 [425/549]
      No 356
      4 August 1832
      Sophia F Farrell spinster Connaught Terrace, Paddington, Longon
      Isabella Maria Fitzherbert widow of Perry Fitzherbert gentleman same
      Sarah Farrell same widow Thomas Farrell of Deed Island
      and
      William Cookson farmer St Andrews
      Ralph Cookson farmer St Andrews
      James Greenlaw farmer St Andrews[s Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason]
      James N Greenlaw farmer St Andrews [s James Greenlaw m Abigail Greenlaw]
      169 pounds
      169 acres Deer Island
      Sophia F Farrell [SS] by her Atty F A Kinnear
      Isabella M Fitzherbert [SS] by her Atty F A Kinnear
      Sarah Farrell [SS] by her Atty F A Kinnear
      Wit: James T Hanford, James N Hanford

      Volume M Page 424 [428/549]
      No 358 Mortgage
      17 August 1832
      William Cookson farmer St Andrews and wife Jane [Jane Allen wid Alexander Greenlaw Jr]
      Ralph Cookson farmer St Andrews and wife Ann [Ann Greenlaw d Alexander Greenlaw and Jane Allen]
      James N Greenlaw [s James Greenlaw s Ebenezer m Eunice Abigail d Alexander m Hannah Nason] farmer St Andrews and wife Harriet [d Jonathan m Sarah Stinson]
      James Greenlaw [s Alexander Greenlaw m Hannah Nason] farmer St Andrews and wife Mary Ann [Greenlaw d Solomon Greenlaw]
      and
      Sophia F Farrelle spinster Paddington, London
      Isabella M Fitzherbert widow Paddington, London
      Perry Fitzherbert gentleman Paddington, London
      112 pounds
      169 acres Deer Island
      Wm Cookson [SS]
      Jane Cookson [Her mark]
      Ralph Cookson [SS]
      Ann Cookson [SS]
      James N Greenlaw [SS]
      Harriet Greenlaw [Her mark]
      James Greenlaw [SS]
      Mary Ann Greenlaw [Her mark]
      Wit" W B Kinnear, C H Jouett

      Volume N Page 120 [123/553]
      No 93 Deed
      William Cookson farmer St Andrews and wife Jane [Jane Allen wid Alexander Greenlaw Jr]
      Ralph Cookson farmer St Andrews and wife Ann [Ann Greenlaw d Alexander Greenlaw and Jane Allen]
      James N Greenlaw [s James Greenlaw s Ebenezer m Eunice Abigail d Alexander m Hannah Nason] farmer St Andrews and wife Harriet [d Jonathan m Sarah Stinson]
      and
      Sophia F Farrell spinster Connaught Terrace, Paddington, London
      Isabella Maria widow Perry Fitzherbert gentleman same
      Sarah Farrell wif Thomas Farrell Deer Island
      169 acres Deer Island
      7 October 1833
      Wm Cookson [SS]
      Jane Cookson [Her mark]
      Ralph Cookson [SS]
      Ann Cookson [SS]
      James N Greenlaw [SS]
      Harriet Greenlaw [Her mark]

  • 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.