Martha Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Martha Cook, daughter of Ellis Cook and Isabella Davis, was born 19 August 1784. She died 2 March 1847, in her 63rd year1 and was buried at the First Presbyterian Church of Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey.1

Martha married (1), as his 2nd wife, Cyrus Ball, son of Daniel Ball and Anna Carter, at Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, 25 November 1809;2,3,4,5 she married (2), as his 2nd wife, Phineas Beach, 23 October 1825.6

Family 1

Cyrus Ball b. abt. 1783, d. 9 Feb 1813

Family 2

Phineas Beach b. 24 Apr 1772, d. 16 Jul 1835
This person was last edited on14 Aug 2020


  1. [S217] William O. Wheeler and Edmund D. Halsey, Inscriptions on the Tombstones and Monuments in the Grave Yards at Whippany and Hanover, Morris County, N. J. (1894; reprint, Lambertville, New Jersey: Hunterdon House, 1984), 34, further cited as Wheeler and Halsey, Hanover Graves.
  2. [S2003] Essex Co, New Jersey, Marriages, 1795-1875, A:96, FHL microfilm 1301979, further cited as Essex Co. Marriages.
  3. [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.
  4. [S964] James W. Moore, Rev. John Moore of Newtown, Long Island, and Some of His Descendants (Easton, Pennsylvania: Chemical Publishing, 1903), 369, further cited as Moore, Moore Genealogy.
  5. [S2318] Rowena Belden White, Edward Ball ca 1642-1724 Newark, New Jersey (Nine sections in 2 vols., Dodge City, Kansas: s.p., 2004), 1:2:11, further cited as White, Edward Ball.
  6. [S1999] David G. Ball, The New England Ball Project, online, 16 May 2015, further cited as Ball, New England Ball Project.
  7. [S2318] White, Edward Ball, 1:2:12.