Alma (Betzler) Cook
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Alma Elizabeth (Betzler) Cook (1900 - 1938)

Alma Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cook formerly Betzler
Born in Akron, Summit County, Ohio, United States of Americamap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 28 Jun 1924 in Summit County, Ohiomap
Died in Chautauqua, New York, United Statesmap
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Alma (Betzler) Cook was an Ohioan.
Alma (Betzler) Cook has German Roots .

Alma Elizabeth Betzler was born on January 8, 1900, in Akron, Ohio to Joseph F. Betzler and Lizzie Kipp [1][2][3].

In 1910, Alma (10) lived at 68 West Crosier, in Akron with her father Joseph (42) and her mother Elizabeth (38)[4].

In 1920, Alma (19) lived at 1353 Edward Street in Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio with her father Joseph (51), her mother Elizabeth (48) and Pennsylvania roomer Harriet Boenig (42)[5].

On June 28, 1924, Alma (24 and working as a teacher) married Theodore Louis Cook (24 and working as a book keeper) in Summit County, Ohio[6][7].

In 1925, Alma and Theodore lived at 959 Wye Drive, in Akron[8].

On June 9, 1926, Alma and Theodore gave birth to their son Joseph Frederick Cook, in Akron, Summit County, Ohio[9].

On September 18, 1927, Alma and Theodore gave birth to their daughter Geraldine Martha Cook [10].

In 1930, Alma (30) lived in Akron with her husband Theodore (29), their son Joseph Frederick Cook (3), daughter Geraldine Martha Cook (2), son William Arthur Cook (1) and New Jersian servant Genevieve B. Jagielsky (18)[11].

Alma Elizabeth Betzler Cook (31) passed away on August 18, 1938[12], in Chautauqua, New York[13].


  1. "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 27 March 2019), Summit > Birth registers 1899-1908 vol 4 > image 10 of 321; county courthouses, Ohio.
  2. "Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
  3. Summit County Court of Common Pleas - Probate Division; Akron, Ohio; Summit County, Ohio, Birth Records 1866-1908
  6. "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 November 2018), > image 1 of 1; county courthouses, Ohio.
  7. Summit County Court of Common Pleas - Probate Division; Akron, Ohio; Volume Number or Range of Dates: Vol 44, 1924
  9. "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 January 2016), Allen > 1950-1950 Volume 135 > image 262 of 320; Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis.
  10. "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), 1941 > 69701-72500 > image 497 of 3313.
  12. Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center; Spiegel Grove, Fremont, Ohio; Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Ohio Obituary Index, 1830s to 2011
  13. The Akron Beacon Journal; Publication Date: 20 Aug 1938; Publication Place: Akron, Ohio, United States of America; URL:,0.23701787,0.15571037,0.28108495&xid=3355

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