Margaret Griswold Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Margaret Griswold Cook, daughter of Zebulon Cook and Mary Jones, was born 20 January 1779.1,2,3,4 She died 29 November 1825,5 and was buried at First Presbyterian Church of Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey, where her stone is inscribed:
To the memory of
Margaret G.
wife of
Thomas Hopping
who departed this life
November the 29, 1825
aged 46 years 10 months and 10 days
Consigned by death to shades of night,
She lies conceal'd from mortal sight,
Till Jesus from the lofty skies,
Shall bid her slumbering dust arise.5

Margaret married Thomas Hopping, son of Samuel Hopping and Sarah (…).1,3


Thomas Hopping b. 30 Jun 1766, d. 22 Dec 1825
This person was last edited on25 May 2015


  1. [S80] George H. Cook, Notes for a Genealogy of the Family of Ellis Cook, of Southampton, L.I., N. Y. (New Brunswick, New Jersey: p.p., [1886]), 8, further cited as Cook, Notes for Ellis Cook.
  2. [S171] George Rogers Howell, The Early History of Southampton L.I., New York with Genealogies. Revised, Corrected and Enlarged. Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons and Co., 2nd ed., 1887, 215. CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of the Town of Southampton, New York (, 2007), further cited as History of Southampton.
  3. [S981] Moses S. Beach, Rev. William Ely and Geo. B. Vanderpoel (ed.), The Ely Ancestry: Lineage of Richard Ely of Plymouth, England, who came to Boston, Mass., about 1655, & settled at Lyme, Conn, in 1660 (New York: The Calumet Press, 1902), 463, further cited as Beach, Ely, and Vanderpoel, The Ely Ancestry.
  4. [S964] James W. Moore, Rev. John Moore of Newtown, Long Island, and Some of His Descendants (Easton, Pennsylvania: Chemical Publishing, 1903), 370, further cited as Moore, Moore Genealogy.
  5. [S1546] Barbara Schaffer, Find A Grave memorial #41149601, added 25 Aug 2009, online, accessed May 2015, further cited as Find A Grave.