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Families covered: Cooke of Southmolton, Cooke of Thorne

Henry Cooke of Thorne, Devon
m. Joane Thorne (dau of Thomas Thorne of Thorne)
1. Christopher Cooke 'of Thorne'
  m. Jenetha Hake (dau/heir of John Hake (or Hawke) by Jenetta, dau/coheir of Nicholas Radway)
  A. John Cooke
  m. Elizabeth Gifford of Yeo
  i. John Cooke of Thorne (d before 07.10.1545)
  m1. Margaret Danyell (dau of Stephen Danyell of Charmouth)
  a. William Cooke of Thorne (a 1545)
m. Mary Kellaway (dau/coheir of John Kellaway of Colhampton by Jane, dau/coheir of Tredruffe Tregartyn of Bremwell)
  (1) Christopher Cooke of Thorne
  m. Margaret Garland (dau of Richard Garland of Whitefield)
  (A) Christopher Cooke of Thorne
  m. Joane Coplestone (dau of Richard Coplestone of Woodland, m2. Richard Sherman)
  (i) John Cooke of Thorne (d before 05.01.1632-3)
  m. Margaret Sherman (dau of Richard Sherman of Awtrie St. Mary)
  (a) Richard Cooke of Thorne (b c1607, dsp)
  m. (22.12.1631) Rebecca Trosse (dau of John Trosse, m2. Tristram Arscott)
  (b) William Cooke
((1))+ issue - John (bpt 30.05.1642), Christopher (bpt 16.05.1644)
  (c)+ other issue - Jane, Joane
  (B) John Cooke of Trerice, Cornwall (a 1620)
  m. Prudence Godolphin (dau of William Godolphin of Trewarveneth)
  (i) Edward Cooke (d before 27.11.1651, 2nd son)
  m. Joane (a 1651)
  (ii) Margaret Cooke
  m. (20/25.07.1636) John Arundell
  (iii)+ other issue - John (b c1606, a 1620), Francis, Jane (bpt 27.09.1602), Prudence
(2) Catherine Cooke
  m. John Mansell of North Poderton
  (3)+ other issue - Humphrey, John, Dorothy, Mary, Margaret, Matilda, Anne
  b. Catherine Cooke
  m. Robert Vaughan
  c. Margaret (or Mary) Cooke
  m. James Stowford
  m2. Katherine Stowell (dau of Robert Stowell of Coldeston)
  d.+ other issue (a 1545) - Thomas, George, Roger, Richard, Thomas, Jane, Mary, Margery, Elizabeth, Anne
  ii. Joan Cooke
  m. Gregory Cary
  iii. Elizabeth Cooke
  m. Michael Whitting (Whiting)
  iv. Agnes Cooke
  m. Ralph Michell of Topsham
  v.+ other issue - Ralph, Richard
  B. Nicholas Cooke
  m. Edith
  C. Walter Cooke of Exeter (a 1386)
  The following comes from Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Cooke of Southmolton, p223). Walter is shown on p222 as son of Christopher by dotted line, indicating that the connection has not been fully proven. N.B. The dates look to be inconsistent with those shown above for what appears to be the senior branch.
  m. Johanna Rede (dau/heir of William Rede of Southmolton)
  i. Robert Coke (Cooke) of Southmolton (a 1411)
  a. John Cooke of Southmolton (a 1482)
  (1) Robert Cooke of Southmolton
  (A) John Cooke of Southmolton
  m. _ Downman (dau of Oliver Downman of Southmolton)
  (i) Oliver Cooke of Southmolton (d 26.09.1638)
m. Willmot Hatherley (dau of John Hatherley of Eggesford)
  (a) John Cooke, Mayor of Southmolton (b c1588, a 1620)
  m1. Johan Gunn (dau of Thomas Gunn)
  ((1)) Robert Cooke (b c1603)
  ((A)) John Cooke (bpt 1627)
  ((2))+ other issue - Susan, Cecilly
  m2. Thomasine Cockshed (dau of Anthony Cockshed of Chilmeleigh)
  ((4)) Oliver Cooke (d by 1662)
((A))+ issue - Elizabeth (bpt 07.061650), Tamlyn (bpt 28.02.1653-4)
  ((5))+ other issue - Jane, Thomasine, Elizabeth
  (b) Francis Cooke
  (c) Mary Cooke
  m. Henry Shackson
  (d) Susan Cooke
  m. Alexander Lethebridge
  D. Joan Cooke
  m. (John) Giffard of Yeo (dsp 17.11.1487)
  E.+ other issue - Margery (nun), Elizabeth (d infant) mentioned by Vivian (Cornwall, p99)

Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Cooke of Thorne', p222), Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Cooke of Trerice', p99) with input as reported above
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