Early Deaths in Hancock, MA
from the Cooke Collection
as found at the Library in Pittsfield, MA
The Cooke Collection is a Collection of records that Rollin H. Cooke made in the Late 1800's and early 1900's. He is known for finding records in places where others have not looked, and did some of the early Grave yard transcriptions in Berkshire County. Much information in this collection can't be found anyplace else.
The Death listing is as follows: (origional was not sorted by name)
Austin, Elizabeth, dau to Isaac & Tabatha, d. Dec. 14, 1803
Caprin, Pasqua, son to Barnsfield, d. Jan. 26, 1803
Clark, Phebe, dau of Caleb & Hannah, b. Jan. 1, 1798, d. June 19, 1798
Clother, John, son to Asa & Merrium, d. Sunday July 24, 1803
Corey, Dorcas, dau. to Paris & Dorcas, d. Feb. 4, 1803
Corey, Hannah, dau. to Caleb & Hitty, b. Feb. 20, 1798, d. Sept. 4, 1800
Corey, Harty, dau to Abel & Abigail, d. Jan. 1, 1804
Dewey, Sarmy, wife of David, d. Feb. 18, 1731 ae 77 yrs.
Dyer, Anna, dau of Samuel & Abigail, d. Friday May 2, 1788
Edred, Caleb, d. Aug. 27, 1800 in 41st year of age.
Eldrege, Stephen, son of Caleb & Rebecah, b. Apr. 28, 1785, d. May 12th following.
Eldridge, Daniel, d. at Williamstown Nov. 21, 1825 ae 25 y 3 m 20 d.
Eldridge, George, son to Joseph & Barbary, d. Mar. 12, 1803
Ely, Heman, son to Reuben & Sarah, d. Jan. 26, 1803
Ely, John B., d. Aug. 23, 1802 in 25th year.
Ely, Sarah, wife of Reuben, d. Mar. 27, 1813
Fairbanks, Hannah, dau of William & Mary, b. 1801, d. May 6, 1802
Fowler, Calvin, son to Joseph & Frances, d. Nov. 19, 1804
Gardner, Capt. Caleb G., d. between 8/31 & 8/6 1812
Gardner, Capt. Palmer, d. Jan. 6, 1798
Gardner, Hanah, wife of Capt. Palmer, d. Aug. 25, 1804
Gardner, Hannah, dau to Nathaniel & Martha, d. Aug. 6, 1803
Gardner, Nathaniel, d. July 14, 1801 at Hancock
Gardner, Platt, son of Caleb B., ???
Gogswell, Solomon, d. May 26, 1806
Hadsall, Clark, son to Isaac & Isabel, d. Apr. 27, 1801
Hadsall, James, son to Isaac & Isabel, d. Aug. 7, 1803
Hadsall, Joseph, son of Joseph & Thankfull, b. Apr. 18, 1785, d. June 4th in foll.
Hadsall, Joseph, son of Joseph & Thankfull, b. July 21, 1786, d. Apr. 10, 1787
Hazard, Martha, wife of Henry, d. on Wed. Apr. 14, 1802 in 59th year.
Jencks, Welcon, son to George & Syllindia, d. Mar. 21, 1813
Jenks, Nancy, wife of George S., d. Mar 20, 1813
King, Dinah, wife of Paul, d. Mar. 28, 1813
Laurance, Alta, dau to Ira & Sarane, d. Dec. 15, 1801
Perigo, Lucy, dau to David & Nancy, d. Feb. 4, 1804
Raynolds, Anna, dau to James Jr. & Electy, b. in Hancock, d. Feb. 1801
Raynolds, Electy, wife of James Jr., d. Jan. 15, 1802
Reynolds, Martha, dau to John & Mary, d. Dec. 13, 1804
Rogers, Rev. Clark, d. Jan. 14, 1806
Ross, Mary Vesta, dau. of Leonard & Charlotte, d. Feb. 8, 1815
Rounds, Nathan, son to Joseph & Mrs., d. Apr. 30, 1801 at Hancock
Southworth, James, son to George & Alice, b. Apr. 15, 1791 d. May 1791
Southworth, Lucy, dau. to George & Alis, d. Aug. 7, 1803
Stanton, Augustus, d. Apr. 19, 1822 ae 77
Stanton, Eunice, D., wife of Augustus, d. Nov. 12, 1831, ae 87
Stephenson, Polly, dau to John & Elizabeth, b. May 25, 1800, d. June 5, 1800
Townsend, John, son to Martin & Sasanna, d. Apr. 21, 1803
Townsend, Nathaniel, son to Nathan & Dorcass, d. Dec. 3, 1799
Vaughn, Almira, dau. to Jabez & Patience, d. Oct. 25, 1803
Walker, Mrs., wife to Nathaniel, d. Apr. 27, 1801 at Hancock
Whitmey, Darcas, wife of Mathias, d. Apr. 12, 1793 in 31st year.