Floyd Cook Sr.

Floyd Harrison Cook Sr. (1881)

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Dr. Floyd Harrison Cook Sr.
Born in Wheeler, Steuben County, New York, United States of Americamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Onondaga, New Yorkmap
Husband of — married in Akron, Summit County, Ohiomap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2014 | Last significant change: 20 Apr 2019
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Floyd Harrison Cook was born on November 24, 1881, in Wheeler, New York[1][2].

In 1900, Floyd (18) lived as a boarder, at 25 Chapel Street, in Seneca Falls, New York and worked as a telegraph operator[3].

On October 25, 1909, Floyd was a clergyman and married Cora Belle Baker[4].

In 1910, Floyd (28) lived on Linden Avenue, in Middletown, New York, where he worked as a medical doctor[5].

In 1911 - 1912 Floyd and Cora had a daughter Eulala Cook and a son Floyd Harrison Cook [6].

On June 1, 1915, Floyd (34) lived in Middletown, New York with his wife, Cora, son, and daughter.

Floyd enrolled on April 6, 1917 and served in the World War I Military Service, 1917-1919, "to duty under instruction Naval Medical School, Washington, D.C."[7][8].

In 1920, Floyd (38) lived at 32 Leno Place with Cora (38), Eulala (8) and son Floyd (7); Floyd worked as a physician[9].

In 1923 Floyd and Cora lived in Middletown, New York.

In 1930, Floyd (48) lived in Akron, Ohio, as a "Guest" with 4 lodger's, 2 other guest's and 1 roomer; Floyd continued to practice as a physician at his own practice[10].

Floyd, at the age of 55, took a trip to the West Indies on December 19, 1936 and arrived in New York, on January 3, 1937[11].

On December 3, 1938, in Akron, Summit County, Ohio, Floyd married Mary Helen Burns[12].

In 1940, Floyd (50 - as it's written in the census) lived at 727 Dorchester Road in Akron with his wife Mary (29); Floyd worked as an Oculist in his own practice[13].

In 1942 Floyd (58) was living in Summit, Ohio, when he registered for the World War II draft [14].

Military Service

Dr. Floyd H. Cook served in World War I, as a Lieutenant in the Third Naval District. He was called to duty on April 17, 1918 under instruction of The Naval Medical School in Washington, D.C.[15].


  1. https://books.google.com/books?id=bLMNAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA1213&dq=Floyd+Harrison+Cook+in+Wheeler,+New+York&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwicqNKoj5LWAhVO6WMKHVYmA4kQ6AEIJjAA#v=onepage&q=Floyd%20Harrison%20Cook%20in%20Wheeler%2C%20New%20York&f=false
  2. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3030/40808_1120704930_0796-00615/35261?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  3. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7602/4114749_00309/67558809?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  4. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61377/TH-1-159371-78712-88/288344?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  5. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7884/4449363_00794/19613924?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  6. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/6061/4442078_00336/110904131?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  7. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3030/40808_1120704930_0796-00615/35261?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  8. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/60656/32271_1220705235_0024-00667?pid=7960676&backurl=https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv%3D1%26dbid%3D60656%26h%3D7960676%26tid%3D75496806%26pid%3D42395740949%26hid%3D1007529377403%26usePUB%3Dtrue%26_phsrc%3DUpy332%26_phstart%3Ddefault%26usePUBJs%3Dtrue&treeid=75496806&personid=42395740949&hintid=1007529377403&usePUB=true&_phsrc=Upy332&_phstart=default&usePUBJs=true
  9. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/6061/4442078_00336/110904131?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  10. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/6224/4661191_00462/1105852742?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  11. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7488/NYT715_5920-0148/21356885?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  12. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2145/4440571_00109/369718?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  13. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2442/m-t0627-03176-00171/35608129?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  14. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1002/2wwii_2372511-1909/7867206?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts
  15. https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3030/40808_1120704930_0796-00615/35261?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/75496806/person/42330428947/facts#?imageId=40808_1120704930_0796-00615

Alumni Record and General Catalogue of Syracuse University See also:

  • "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKNB-2LXF : 24 January 2016), Floyd Harrison Cook and Cora Belle Baker, 25 Oct 1909; citing county clerk’s office, Onondaga, New York, United States; FHL microfilm 1,012,762.

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