Abigail Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Abigail Cook, daughter of John Cook and Sarah Parrot, was born about 1772.1 She died 20 April 1848,1 and was buried at the First Presbyterian Church of Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey, where her stone is inscribed:
The grave of
Abby Cook
wife of Wm McFarlan
who died Apr. 20, 1848
Aged 76 Years
There is rest in heaven,
Heaven's bliss is perfect, pure,
Glory is there;
Heaven's bliss is ever sure,
Thou art its heir.
What makes its joys complete?
What makes its hymns so sweet?
There we our friends shall meet
Jesus is there.1

Abigail married William McFarlan, whose parents are unknown, about 1794.2,3


William McFarlan b. abt. 1771, d. 22 Jun 1852
This person was last edited on10 Jun 2015


  1. [S1546] Barbara Schaffer, Find A Grave memorial #40602546, added 12 Aug 2009, online http://www.findagrave.com, accessed Mar 2015, further cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [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]), 16, further cited as Cook, Notes for Ellis Cook.
  3. [S1330] Estimated from estimated birth date of first daughter (1795).
  4. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #39388529.
  5. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #40615540.
  6. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #39396486.
  7. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #39388512.
  8. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #40615428.