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Richard Wellfoot Cooke

Richard traveled with a company of non-Mormon Iowans who were headed toward California in 1852 . The party stopped at Salt Lake city for the winter; while here some members the Cooke family converted to the faith.In some sources, the family's surname is spelled "Cook."Richard's death date is confirmed by his death certificate, and his birth date by census records.

Companies

Company Unknown (1852)Age at departure: 4

Sources

  • 1850 Iowa Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1860 Utah Census, Salt Lake County

  • 1900 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1920 Utah Census
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Covered Wagon Women, vol. 4, p. 209, 243.
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Family Tree

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Utah Death Certificate.

  • Source Location
  • Utah State Archives and Records Service