Ruletta Cook

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Ruletta Cook, daughter of Colonel Ellis Cook and Margaret Griswold Cocker, was born 10 March 1774.1,2 She died 16 May 1815,1 and was buried at the Old Town Burying Ground, Newburgh, Orange Co., New York, where her stone is inscribed:
In memory of Ruletta,
the wife of Samuel O. Gregory,
who departed this life May 16th, 1815,
in the 41st year of her age.
Also, of Seth, their infant Son, aged 2 days
Weep not for me but for yourselves.1

Ruletta married Samuel Odell Gregory, son of Jedediah Gregory and Rhoda Fairchild, at Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey, 29 September 1792.3,4,5,6,2


Samuel Odell Gregory b. 12 Aug 1770, d. 3 Mar 1849
This person was last edited on19 Mar 2018


  1. [S1995] Rufus Emery and E. M. Ruttenber, A Record of the Inscriptions in the Old Town Burying Ground of NewBurgh, N. Y. (Newburgh, New York: Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and the Highlands, 1898), 88, further cited as Emery and Ruttenber, Newburgh Inscriptions.
  2. [S1996] Grant Gregory, Ancestors and Descendants of Henry Gregory (Provincetown, Massachusetts: s.p., 1938), 153, further cited as Gregory, Henry Gregory.
  3. [S1325] Jacob Green, W. Ogden Wheeler and Edmund D. Halsey, Church Members, Marriages & Baptisms, at Hanover, Morris Co., N.J. During the Pastorate of Rev. Jacob Green, and to the Settlement of Rev. Aaron Condit: 1746-1796 (Morristown, New Jersey: The Jerseyman, 1893), 18, further cited as Green, Wheeler, and Halsey, Church Members, Marriages & Baptisms, at Hanover, Morris Co., N.J.
  4. [S1033] New Jersey, Record of wills in New Jersey, 1705-1804, 37:228, FHL microfilm 522732, further cited as New Jersey Wills.
  5. [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.
  6. [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.
  7. [S981] Beach, Ely, and Vanderpoel, The Ely Ancestry, 143.