Mattie Miller (b.1877) -m. Alva A. Cook (b.1897) -son of James Milton & Helen “Nellie” Augusta (Bennett) Cook
from a book found on HeritageQuestOnline.com – not in my line
Title: A genealogical sketch of the descendants of Andrew and Anna Christina (Palmer) Cook, 1769-1970
Authors: Houser, John.
City of Publication: Canada
Page Count: 603
Notes: Includes index.
ill., ports. ;
Reel/Fiche Number: Genealogy & local history; G 1015
Subject Headings: Cook family.
Primary Family Name: Cook family.
Alva Ayres Cook, (third child of James Milton and Helen “Nellie” Augusta (Bennett) Cook), born in 1897, married Mattie Miller, b. July 1877, in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana. They have two children: Edgar G. Cook, b. Nov.1898 in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana; and Martha L. Cook, b. abt 1917 in Montana. Alva is a farmer at Harrisburg, Oregon.
James Milton Cook, (son of William Cook and Jane McGarvy)
b. Lloydtown, Ontario, May 2, 1845
d. Harrisburg, Oregon, Oct. 1, 1936, buried Hope, Idaho;
married Stockbridge, Calumet, Wisconsin, April 11, 1866
Helen “Nellie” Augusta (Bennett) Cook,
b. Dec. 24, 1846/47 Wisconsin; d. May 3, 1922, buried Hope, Bonner, Idaho
William Cook (born -possibly- Ancaster, Ontario 1809)
(son of Andrew Cook and Anna Christina Palmer); d. 1861;
married (c. 1831) Jane McGarvy, b. Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, Dec. 15, 1809; d. Sept. 8, 1860 (drowned, Lake Michigan body never recovered)
Andrew Cook -born Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1769; died Jan. 31, 1855; married Anna Christina Palmer, b. Lancaster, Pennsylvania, abt. 1770