Sarah Jane Burton Cook Obituary

The Clark County Clipper
Ashland, Kansas
May 1912
 
Sarah Jane Burton Cook
September 16, 1846 - May 7, 1912
 
    Mrs. Sarah Jane Cook departed this life, at her quiet little home in Acres, Kansas, May 7, 1912, at 3:10 A.M.  The deceased was born hear Greenville, Bond County, Illinois, September 16, 1846. She was 65 years, 7 months and 21 days old.  Sarah Jane Burton and William Cook were united in marriage at Paris, Illinois, August 16, 1866.  To this union nine children were born.  A husband and seven children remain to mourn the loss of a dear wife and kind mother.  She with her husband and children came from Illinois to Missouri in 1880 then to Kansas, on December 26, 1884 and remained in Kansas until her death.
    She united with the Christian Church six years ago.


Contributed by Al & Pearl Ellis  June 8, 2006.

 

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