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6) Serena Brown:
   born 06 Jul 1848 IN; Family Bible birth listing;  
   died 31 Jul 1915 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; death certificate; obituary; Family Bible death listing;  
   cause of death: pulmonary tuberculosis, femur fracture;
   census records for Serena 
   buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo
   married Daniel Cook* on 27 Nov 1865 Edgar Co, IL;
                (born 14 Feb 1844 NC or Edgar Co, IL; Family Bible birth listing
                died 23 Jun 1925 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; obituary; Family Bible death listing;        
                death certificate; cause of death uremia, nephritis;
                buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo
                 Civil War - Union; service information;   
                signature:

                

                 son of Robert Cook and Margaret Thornburg);
   marriage record for Daniel and Serena;  

           * Daniel Cook was a brother of Elizabeth Nancy Cook, found here in the misc. area.

   children:
        1) Sarah Matilda Cook - see separate personal page

         2) James Monroe Cook - born 03 Oct 1868; Family Bible birth listing;        
               died 1870-1880 

         3) Jacob Eli Cook - born 31 Aug 1870; Family Bible birth listing;   
                 died "young"

         4) Floyd Decon Cook - born 08 Dec 1873 Elbridge, Edgar, IL; Family Bible birth listing;   
                 died 19 Jun 1952 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; death certificate; obituary; funeral record;
                 cause of death: intracranial hemorrhage, hypertensive vascular disease;
                 buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo;
                 WWI draft registration cardcensus records for FloydSocial Security record;
                 signature:

                

                 married Ethel Hope Wampler on 05 Oct 1915 Maryville, Nodaway, MO  
                            (born 22 Sep 1890 near Maryville, Nodaway, MO; 
                            died 20 Jan 1941 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; obituary; death certificate;  
                            cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage;
                            buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo;
                            Ethel married (1) ____ Griffith;
                            daughter of William Crockett Wampler (01 Jan 1856 VA-06 Mar 1903) and 
                            Mary Katherine Collins (13 Apr 1863 MO-14 Feb 1956); William and Mary buried
                            Prairie Home Cemetery, Graham, Nodaway
, MO; tombstone photos
)
                 marriage record for Floyd and Ethel;
                 children: 
                     1) Elsie Serena Cook - born 16 Dec 1916 Maryville, Nodaway, MO;
                             died 08 Mar 1998 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; obituary;
                             buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Elsie; Social Security record;  
                             married Rev Lloyd Herbert Jaquay on 22 Apr 1951 Maryville, Nodaway, MO
                                       (born 19 Jun 1921 Canastota, Madison, NY; City Directory listings for Lloyd
                                       died 05 Nov 1986 Bell Co, TX; death record;  
                                       buried Oaklawn Memorial Park, Athens, Henderson, TX; tombstone photo;
                                        U.S. Army;
                                       son of Norris Wright Jaquay (28 Apr 1894 Madison Co, NY-12 Oct 1981 Maricopa Co, AZ)
                                       and Mabel Hazel Camp (02 Jan 1896 Madison Co, NY-17 Jan 1957 Maricopa Co, AZ);
                                       Norris and Mabel buried Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa, AZ - tombstone photos))
                             children:   
                                  1) Rebecca Sue Jaquay - living?;
                                            married
John Ronald Dew c. 31 Oct 1972 Nodaway Co, MO (living?);
                                            marriage record for Rebecca and John;
                                            children:  
                                                1) Christie
Michelle Dew - born 05 Dec 1975 Maryville, Nodaway, MO;
                                                           d
ied 05 Jan 1994;
                                                           b
uried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                           Social Security record;
 
                                                           married?; c
hildren?   
                                                2)
Lavena Marie Dew - living?; married?; children?  
                                  2) David Norris Jaquay - living?;
                                            married Elaine Ann Tobin c. 05 Feb 1973 Nodaway Co, MO;
                                            marriage record for David and Elaine;  
                                            children?
                     2) Mary Lorraine Cook - born 11 Apr 1918 Nodaway Co, MO; 
                             died 31 Dec 1968 possibly Kansas City, MO; obituary and card of thanks;
                             buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Mary;
                             married Leland Eugene Cooper on 07 Sep 1937 Nodaway Co, MO 
                                      (born 17 Feb 1912 Plato, Texas, MO;
                                      died 19 Mar 1984 Blue Springs, Jackson, MO; obituary;
                                      buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo
                                      unable to determine Leland's parents)
                             children: 
                                 1) Donna Lee Cooper - born 04 Nov 1942;
                                          died 06 Dec 2014
; obituary;
                                          buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO;
                                          married David Allen Zaske (living?)
                                          children:
                                              1) Allen L Zaske - living?; married?; children?
                                              2) Annette Zaske - living?; married?; children?
                                              3) Andrew D Zaske - living?; married?; children?

                                 2) Gary Dee Cooper - born 18 Jun 1946 Nodaway Co, MO; 
                                          died 19 Dec 1983 St Louis, St Louis, MO; obituary;
                                          buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo
                                          married Sharon A Carter on 08 Jun 1968 Kansas City, Jackson MO (living?)
                                          marriage record for Gary and Sharon

                                          children:
                                              1) Stacy Ann Cooper - living?; married?; children?
                     3) Robert Edwin Cook - born 18 Feb 1920 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; 
                             died 18 Dec 1995 Maryville, Nodaway, MO;
                             buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO; tombstone photo
                             census records for RobertSocial Security record;
                             never married
                     4) unnamed male Cook - born 22 Jan 1922 Nodaway Co, MO; 
                             died 22 Jan 1922 Nodaway Co, MO; death certificate
                             cause of death: prematurity; 
                             buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, Nodaway, MO - unmarked 
                     5) Donna Mae Cook - living?; census records for Donna;
                             Donna married (1) Joseph Dee Criswell on 17 Aug Troy, Doniphan, KS
                                      (born 18 Apr 1925 Gravelly, Yell, AR;
                                      died 08 Nov 2011 Hartville, Wright, MO; obituary;
                                      buried Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield, Greene, MO
tombstone photo;
                                       U.S. Navy - WWII)
                             news article regarding Donna and Joseph's marriage;
                             children:  
                                 1) Diane H Criswell - living?; married?; children? 
                                 2) Larry D Criswell - living?; married?; children? 
                             Donna married (2) Kenneth Henry Megown c. 1973
                                        (born 04 May 1920 Renick, Randolph, MO;
                                        died 21 Dec 2012; funeral notice;
                                        buried Maple Park Cemetery, Springfield, Greene, MO; tombstone photo;
                                        son of Samuel Megown and Maude Hardi
n;  
                                         U.S. Army - WWII)
                             children?      
                     6) Rosa Katherine Cook - born 12 Jan 1926 Marysville, Nodaway, MO;
                             died 11 Feb 2016; obituary;      
                             buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, Boone, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Rosa
                             Rosa married (1) Percy Harold Strader on 27 Jun 1942 Kansas City, Jackson, MO
                                     (born 07 Nov 1922 Irving, Marshall, KS; 
                                     died 15 Mar 1949 Irving, Marshall, KS; obituary/news article;  
                                     buried Fairmont Cemetery, Blue Rapids, Marshall, KS; tombstone photo;
                                     son of Harold Roosevelt Strader (20 Mar 1901 KS-25 Jun 1990) and 
                                     Anna L Vaught (12 Aug 1905 KS-Nov 1982); Harold and Anna buried
                                     Fairmont Cemetery, Blue Rapids, Marshall, KS; tombstone photo
) 
                             marriage record for Rosa and Percy
                             children:
                                 1) Floyd Harold Strader - living?;
                                          Floyd married (1) Glenda Braddy (living?)
                                          divorced;
                                          children:
                                                1) Delores Lynn Strader - living?; married?; children?
                                          Floyd married (2) Rosita Pearl Carter
                                                       (born 06 Apr 1943 Columbia, Boone, MO;
                                                       died 11 May 1983;
                                                       buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, Boone, MO; tombstone photo;
                                                    
   married (1) ____ Key; Social Security record
                                                       daughter of Ralph Carter and Gertrude ____)
                                          children:
                                                2) Robert Harold Strader - living?; married?; children?   
                                 2) Robert Dean Strader - born 22 May 1945 Waterville, Marshall, KS; 
                                          died 02 Dec 1973 Columbia, Boone, MO;
                                          obituary and news article regarding Robert's death;
                                          buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Columbia, Boone, MO; tombstone photo;
                                           U.S. Army - Vietnam;    
                                          married?; children?   
                                 3) Patricia Elaine Strader - living?;
                                          Patricia married (1) Jerry Lee Wolford (living?)
                                          divorced;
                                          children:
                                                1) Heather Noel Wolford - living?; married Quinton Hennigh (living?)
                                                       
 children:
                                                             1) Westley Argentum Hennigh - living?; married?; children?   
                                                             2) Tessa May Hennigh - living?;
                                                                       married Matthew Jones (both Tessa and Matthew changed surnames to Rider) (living?)
                                                                       children:
                                                                            1) Lila Rider - living?; married?; children?  

                                                2) Tobin Carlo Wolford - born 29 Oct 1969;
                                                         died 14 Nov 2016
;
                                                         married?;
children?  
                                          Patricia married (2) William Bennett (living?)
                                          divorced;
                                          children:
                             Rosa married (2) John Thomas "Jack" Jones on 15 Jul 1950 Marysville, Marshall, KS 
                                     (born 27 Oct 1927 Barrett, Marshall, KS;
                                     died 09 Sep 2010; obituary;
                                      U.S. Navy - WWII;
                                     son of John Thomas Jones and Elizabeth Wells)
                             children: 
                                 4) John Edward Jones - born 27 Nov 1951 Columbia, Boone, MO;
                                            died 01 Dec 201
5; obituary - includes photo;
                                            buried Rock Creek Cemetery, Antioch, Miami, KS;
                                            married Jane Schwartz on 15 Feb 1975 Williamsburg, Iowa, IA (living?)
                                            children:
                                                    1) Katie Ann Jones - living?; married?; children?
                                                    2)
John Deacon Jones - living?; married?; children?
                                 5) Mary Elizabeth Jones - living?;
                                            Mary married (1) Norbert Dal Gessling
                                                       (born 02 May 1943;
                                                       died 17 Jan 2015;
                                                        unknown branch - Vietnam)
                                                       children:
                                                           1) Thomas Dal Gessling - living?; married?; children?
                                                           2) Kelly Katherine Gessling - living?; married?;
                                                                      children:
                                                                          1) Spencer Ian Untiedt - living?; married?; children?
                                                                          2) Mason Untiedt - living?; married?; children?
                                                                          3) Haley Elizabeth Untiedt - living?; married?; children?
                                                           3) Tammy Dawn Gessling - living?; married?;
                                                                      children:
                                                                          1) Sydney Dawn Betsinger - living?; married?; children?
                                                                          2) Ethan Wayne Betsinger - living?; married?; children?

                                            Mary married (2) Randall Lee Browning (living?)
                                            divorced;
                                            children?
                                            Mary married (3) Jerry Hill (born (___); died by Aug 2018)
                                            children?
                                 6) Janice Fay Jones - living?;
                                            Janice married (1) Keith Wayne Dempsey (living?)
                                            divorced;  
                                            children:
                                                  1) Casey Roger Dempsey - born 09 Apr 1980;
                                                          died 28 Sep 2016;
                                                          married?; children?
                                                  2) Samantha Hope Dempsey - living?; married?; children?

                                            Janice married (2) Michael Joseph Wasinger (living?)
                                            children?
                                 7) Charles David Jones - living?; married Nancy J Hogan (living?)
                                            children?
                                 8) unnamed male Jones - born 13 Mar 1954;
                                            died 13 Mar 1954

         5) John Wesley Cook - born 27 Sep 1876 Paris, Edgar, IL; Family Bible birth listing;   
                 died 29 Mar 1941 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary; death certificate
                 cause of death: acute myocardial failure;
                 buried Mt Auburn Cemetery, Buchanan Co, MO; tombstone photo;
                 WWI draft registration card; Social Security record; census records for John; signature:

                  ;

                  married Susan Florence Roberts 09 Oct 1904 Lock Springs, Daviess, MO
                                   (born 08 Oct 1880 Clyde, Nodaway, MO;
                                   died 04 Oct 1952 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary;
                                   death certificate; cause of death: cancer of uterus;
                                   buried Mt Auburn Cemetery, Buchanan Co, MO; tombstone photo;
                                   daughter of Joseph T Roberts and Mary Morris);
                 marriage license for John and Florence;                             
                 children: 
                     1) Gertrude L Cook - born 1909 Topeka, Shawnee, KS; 
                             died 1989; 
                             buried St Joseph Memorial Park, St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Gertrude
                             Gertrude married (1) William Everett Pettet
                                           (born 14 Aug 1900 MO;
                                           died Jan 1976 MO;
                                           son of Charles Pettet and Elizabeth ____
);
                             children? 
                             Gertrude married (2) Ralph Vernon Hulse
                                     
 (born 10 Aug 1905 KS;
                                       died 07 Sep 1964 MO
);
                             children? 
                     2) John Morris Cook - born 06 May 1912 Nodaway Co, MO; 
                             died 31 May 1912 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; obituary;  
                             death certificate; cause of death: marasmus, gastroentiritis; 
                             buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Nodaway Co, MO - unmarked
                     3) Audrey L Cook - born 11 Jul 1914 likely MO;
                       
  
  died Jun 1986 likely MO; death record; 
                
             census records for Audrey  
                            
married Clarence Cecil Ridgeway
                                       (born 19 Aug 1917 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO;
                                       died 01 Aug 1997;
                                        U.S. Army - WWII; enlistment record; Social Security record;
                                       son of John J Ridgeway and Rose A Murphy);  
                             children?    

         6) Daniel Alfred Cook - born 13 Dec 1886 Maryville, Nodaway, MO; Family Bible birth listing
                 died 08 Feb 1960 St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; obituary;
                 death certificate; cause of death: cirrhosis of liver; 
                 buried Mt Olivet Cemetery, St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; tombstone photo;
                 WWI draft registration cardcensus records for Daniel
                 signature:

                 ;

                 Daniel married (2) Elsie Harris on 16 Jan 1907 Maryville, Nodaway, MO
                                (born c. 1890 MO;
                                died by 1990
)
                 marriage record for Daniel and Elsie;
                 Daniel married (2)
Rose ____ (possibly Kaiser) c. 1920
                                (born 1894 (possibly 11 Jul) MO;
                                died 1968;
                                buried Mt Olivet Cemetery, St Joseph, Buchanan, MO; tombstone photo)
                 children: 
                     1) Thomas Bradley Cook - living?;
                               marriage Linda Rae Schmid on 18 Aug 1962 Kansas City, Jackson, MO (living?)
                               marriage record for Thomas and Linda
                               children?