Benjamin Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Benjamin Cook, son of Ellis Cook, was born about 1758.1 He died at Morris Co., New Jersey, 14 March 1801.1

Benjamin married Sarah Foster, whose parents are unknown, say 1787.1

He died intestate, and administration was granted to his widow, Sarah, 26 March 1801.
Fellowbondsmen: Ephraim Sayre and Luke Miller, all of Morris Co.
The inventory was made by Ephraim Sayre and Benjamin Thompson and totaled $1,008.72.2


Sarah Foster b. abt. 1767, d. 14 Oct 1841
This person was last edited on7 Aug 2015


  1. [S117] Viola E. Shaw and Barbara S. Parker, compilers, Madison, New Jersey Presbyterian Church Vital Records 1747-1900(Madison, New Jersey: The Presbyterian Church of Madison, N.J., 1982), 81, further cited as Shaw and Parker, Madison Presbyterian Church Records.
  2. [S1998] William Nelson et al., editors, Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 13 vols. ([various publishers], 1901-1949), 10:95 (Liber 39:412, File 1062N), further cited as Nelson et al., Calendar of New Jersey Wills.
  3. [S117] Shaw and Parker, Madison Presbyterian Church Records, 82.
  4. [S1998] Nelson et al., Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 11:73-74 (File 1389 N).