Mary (Mercy) Cooke

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Mary (Mercy) Cooke (Wanton)

Also Known As: "Wanton"
Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Newport, RI, USA
Death: February 20, 1789 (63)
Foster, RI, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Wanton and Patience Wanton
Wife of Capt. Peter Cooke
Mother of Charles Cooke; Rhoda Cooke; Elizabeth Brown; Christopher Cook; Susanna 'Susie' Hill (Cook) and 12 others
Sister of Mehitable Wanton; Edward Wanton; John Wanton; Ann Wanton; William Wanton and 7 others

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About Mary (Mercy) Cooke

Mercy Wanton was the neice of Governor John Wanton of Rhode Islandand also of

Joseph Wanton, Gov. of Rhode Island. Four of the members of theWanton family

were governors of that colony. She received a legacy of 420 poundsfrom her


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Mary (Mercy) Cooke's Timeline

March 29, 1725
Newport, RI, USA
September 24, 1747
Age 22
Scituate, RI, USA
September 17, 1749
Age 24
Scituate, Rhode Island, United States
July 23, 1751
Age 26
Scituate, RI, USA
April 1, 1753
Age 28
Bellingham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
November 14, 1754
Age 29
Bellingham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
August 22, 1756
Age 31
Scituate, RI, USA
August 11, 1758
Age 33
Scituate, RI, USA
May 20, 1760
Age 35
Scituate, Providence, RI