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Joseph COOK

Male 1883 - 1969  (85 years)


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  • Name Joseph COOK 
    Born 29 Jun 1883  Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Mar 1969  Marion Co., Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Belcrest Memorial Park, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1920 Census: SD, Minnehaha Cty, Sioux Falls:
      Cook, Joseph, head, owns, age 35, married, born in Pennsylvania, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Germany, carpenter for building construction;
      Adelia, his wife, 29, born in South Dakota, father and mother born in Germany;
      Alice, daughter, age 10, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD;
      Hazel, daughter, age 5, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD;
      Stella, daughter, 2 2/12, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD.

      1930 Census: OR: Lane: Eugene:
      Cook, Joseph, head, rents. $15, 47, first married at age 25, born in PA, father born in PA, mother born in Germany, house carpenter;
      Adelia, wife, 37, first married at age 18, born in SD, father and mother born in Germany (Berlin);
      Alice I., daughter, 19, single, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD;
      Hazel B., daughter, 15, single, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD;
      Stella M., daughter, 12, single, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD;
      Beulah A., daughter, 7, single, born in SD, father born in PA, mother born in SD.

      50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration: Albany Democrat-Herald (Albany, Oregon) 22 May 1958, Thu
      "Salem Pair Celebrate Anniversary
      Mr. and Mrs. Joe Cook of Salem celebrated their golden wedding anniversary Sunday, May 10, at the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Rhodaback, with a dinner for members of their family being held.
      Adelia Voelsch and Joe Cook were married at Hartford, S.Dak., May 14, 1908. Henry Voelsch, brother of Mrs. Cook who was best man at the wedding was here for the celebration.
      Mr. and Mrs. Cook moved from S. Dak. to California, in 1928 and in 1929 moved to Eugene. The following year the family re-moved to Salem and have lived there since.
      The children of the honored couple are three daughters, Mrs. Stella Webb, Portland; Hazel Rhodaback, Albany and Miss Alice Cook of Salem. They also have eight grandchildren. Thirteen relatives attended the dinner.
      The four-tiered anniversary cake was baked and served by Mrs. Rhodaback. Golden shaded iris formed the decorations."

      Name: Cook, Joseph
      County: Marion
      Death Date: 3 Mar 1969
      Certificate: 4082
      Age: 83
      Spouse: Adelia

      Obituary: Statesman Journal (Salem, Oregon) 04 Mar 1969, Tue
      "Joseph Cook
      Joseph Cook, 85, 2335 Maple St. NE, died Monday at a Salem nursing home.
      A resident of Salem since 1931, he was employed as a carpenter at the State Fairgrounds until retiring 12 years ago.
      Surviving are widow Adelia, Salem; daughters Alice Cook, Salem, Hazel Rhodaback, Eugene, and Stella Webb, Twin Rocks; sisters Mrs. Bertha Kelso in Pennsylvania, Mrs. Anna Dickey, Tucson, Ariz., and Mrs. Millie Voelsch, Sioux Falls, S.D.; five grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
      Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Mark's Lutheran Church. Pasator L. H. Steinhoff officiating. Interment will be at Belcrest Memorial Park. W. T. Rigdon mortuary is in charge."
    Person ID I1192  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2018 

    Family Adelia Karoline “Dalia” VOELSCH,   b. 19 Dec 1889, Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1972, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 May 1908  Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alice COOK
    +2. Hazel Bertha COOK
     3. Stella Mae COOK
    +4. Beulah Adelia COOK,   b. 28 Aug 1922, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1947, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Photos
    Cook, Joseph and spouse, Adelia Voelsch.
    Cook, Joseph and spouse, Adelia Voelsch.
    Cook, Joseph and bride Adelia Voelsch.  Wedding picture.
    Cook, Joseph and bride Adelia Voelsch. Wedding picture.
    Married 14 May 1908 in Hartford, South Dakota. This photo is important because it was taken at Joseph Cook and Adelia Voelsch's wedding. Standing next to them are Amelia Cook Voelsch, Joseph's sister and Charles Voelsch, Adelia's brother. From the Lyla Fletcher/Ludington photo collection. All rights reserved.
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jun 1883 - Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 May 1908 - Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Mar 1969 - Marion Co., Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Belcrest Memorial Park, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
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