Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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Thomas COOK (1666-1711)

and Anna Maria SHELLEY (1667-1713)


Thomas Cook and Anna Maria Shelley married by licence on 29 March 1691 at the parish church of St. Peters in Woodmancote, Sussex.  She was then a spinster and they were both of Woodmancote.

Thomas Cook was baptised on 1 May 1666 in Woodmancote, Sussex.  He was the son of Daniel Cook (1633-1707) and Elizabeth Peckham (c1635-1674).  He was buried on 13 May 1711 in Woodmancote.

Anna Maria Shelley was baptised on 12 May 1667 in Henfield, Sussex.  She was the daughter of John Shelley and Mary.  She was buried on 27 December 1713 in Woodmancote.


 Thomas Cook and Anna Maria Shelley had 7 known children:

  1. Mary Cook was baptised on 19 February 1691/2 in Woodmancote.

  2. Thomas Cook was baptised on 15 March 1693/4 in Woodmancote.

  3. John Cook was baptised on 21 February 1695/6 in Woodmancote.

  4. Elizabeth Cook was baptised on 30 December 1699 in Woodmancote.  She married Richard Boundy in 1722.  (They have their own page.)

  5. Ann Cook was baptised on 1 May 1702 in Woodmancote.  She married John Town in 1718.  (They have their own page.)

  6. Sarah Cook was baptised on 18 October 1704 in Woodmancote.

  7. Jane Cook was baptised on 20 December 1706 in Woodmancote.


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This page was reviewed on 9 April 2012