Name: John Samuel Cook(10)
Born: 07 Sep 1927 at Bishopstead,
Edu: BS in Biology from Princeton, 1948.
MA: in Biology from Princeton, 1950.
PHD: in Biology from Princeton, 1955.
Died: 20 January 2011 of heart failure. He's buried at St Annes Cemetery in Middletown DE.
Married: 24 July 1965 to Dorothy May Skinner in New York City.
Spouse born: 22 May 1930 in Netwon, MA.
Spouse Edu:BA Jackson College (Tufts University),(Magna Cum Laude) in 1952.
MA, PHD in Biology from Harvard, 1959.
Spouse died: 12 February 2005 of from complications of Parkinson;s disease. She was buried at sea off the
coast of Falmouth as well as included with John at Saint Anne's Cemetery in Middletown DE
(From pages: 99-b-15 and ABC Pdgre, 99-b-23 ABC Pdgre)
John had two birth certificates. The first was issued when he was born and the second was used when the family applied for their
passport in 1936 for their trip to Europe. The boys were under their parent's passport for that trip. The girls had their own. |
Notes: John's professional career involved biological research at a laboratory in Oak Ridge Tenn.
Dorothy was recognized in her field for her research.