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T.C. Cook Thomas Chappell Cook
Full Name: Thomas Chappell Cook
Other surnames: Cooke
Date of birth: September 19, 1836
Date of death: February 19, 1906

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1)   Republican Weimar / Colorado   Colorado

(1) Party affiliation listed as Republican. Galveston Daily News.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • T.C. Cooke. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, T.C. Cook, p. 17. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Founding fathers - biographical sketch and photo, Thomas Chappell Cook, member of the 19th Legislature of Texas in 1885-1886, born 9/19/1836, died 2/18/1906 in Weimar. Sigma Alpha Epsilon SC Gamma, 2010.
  • Biographical sketch; one of the original founders of the fraternal organization Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Colorado County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Biographical sketch, Dr. T.C. Cook (Thomas Chappell Cook), pp. 433-434. Born 9/19/1836 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Types of Successful Men of Texas, 1890.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, assistant surgeon and surgeon of the 1st Regiment Heavy Artillery. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Thomas C. Cook, Weimar, Colorado County, age 64, born September 1836 in Alabama, physician, living in household of daughter Mary E. Cohen and her husband John E. Cohen. No listing for T.C. or Thomas C. Cook or Cooke in Census of 1880, Colorado County. FamilySearch.
  • Thomas Chappell Cook, death date 2/19/1906 in Weimar, Colorado County. FamilySearch United States Deceased Physician File (AMA), 1864-1968.
  • Thomas C. Cook. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • T.C. Cooke. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
  • Thomas C. Cook. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • Thomas Chappell Cook, member of the State Legislature in 1885 and 1886, died 2/19/1906 at his home in Weimar. Texas State Journal of Medicine, 1905.
  • Obituary, Weimar Mercury, 2/24/1906 supplement. Colorado County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.C. Cook, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
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