Elizabeth Cook1,2,3,4

F, b. circa 1806, d. 11 March 1884
FatherAnthony Cook5 b. c 1776, d. 6 Jun 1839
MotherAnn ?6 b. c 1782
Relationship4th great-grandmother of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Elizabeth Cook was born circa 1806 at England..7 She was also known to have been born circa 1808 at Flookburgh, Cartmel, Lancashire, England.8 She was also known to have been born circa 1808 at Holker, Lancashire, England.9 She was also known to have been born circa 1808 at Cartmel, Lancashire, England.10,11 She was also known to have been born circa 1811 at Lancashire, England.1
     Elizabeth Cook married Thomas Rigg, son of Thomas Rigg and Nancy "Ann" Hodgson, on 12 May 1828 at the Priory Church of St. Mary and St. Michael, Cartmel, Lancashire, England. They were married by license by Thomas Remington, Curate. Witnesses were Ellen Rigg and William Astley.12,13,14
     Elizabeth Cook and Thomas Rigg resided in 1829 at Holker, Lancashire, England.15
     Elizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 30, in the census of 1841 at Staveley, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Rigg.16
     Elizabeth Cook was an informant to the birth of Benjamin Rigg, her son, on 19 May 1850 at Dalton, Lancaster, England.17,18,19,20,21,22,23
     Elizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 43, in the census of 1851 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Rigg as his wife.2
     Thomas died on 27 March 1860 at Rusland, Colton, Lancashire, England, at age 56 from morbus cordis leaving Elizabeth a widow.24
     Elizabeth Cook, age 54, appears as Elizabeth Rigg, head of household in the census of 1861 in Colton, Lancashire, England, with Elizabeth Rigg and Benjamin Rigg.3
     Elizabeth Cook resided in 1861 at Rusland, Colton, England, with her children, Elizabeth and Benjamin.3
     Elizabeth Cook, age 63, appears as Elizabeth Rigg, head of household in the census of 1871 in Colton, Lancashire, England, with Elizabeth Rigg and William Rigg.4
     Elizabeth Cook resided in 1871 at Thwaite Moss, Colton, England, with her children Elizabeth and William.4
     Elizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 75, in the census of 1881 at Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as a visitor.25
     Elizabeth Cook died on 11 March 1884 at Canny Hill, Staveley, Lancashire, England, from senile decay. Informant to the death was William Kellett, son-in-law, same address.26

Family

Thomas Rigg b. 23 Jul 1803, d. 27 Mar 1860
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1841Staveley, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 30, in the census of 1841 at Staveley, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Rigg.16
1851Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 43, in the census of 1851 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Rigg as his wife.2
1861Colton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook, age 54, appears as Elizabeth Rigg, head of household in the census of 1861 in Colton, Lancashire, England, with Elizabeth Rigg and Benjamin Rigg.3
1871Colton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook, age 63, appears as Elizabeth Rigg, head of household in the census of 1871 in Colton, Lancashire, England, with Elizabeth Rigg and William Rigg.4
1881Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook appears as Elizabeth Rigg, age 75, in the census of 1881 at Dalton, Cumbria, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Rigg as a visitor.25

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
1829Holker, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Cook and Thomas Rigg resided in 1829 at Holker, Lancashire, England.15
1861Rusland, Colton, EnglandElizabeth Cook resided in 1861 at Rusland, Colton, England, with her children, Elizabeth and Benjamin.3
1871Thwaite Moss, Colton, EnglandElizabeth Cook resided in 1871 at Thwaite Moss, Colton, England, with her children Elizabeth and William.4

Citations

  1. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Staveley, England, GSU Roll 11, 306914.
  2. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 87302.
  3. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 543089.
  4. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 848076.
  5. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com.
  6. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, shows spouse of Anthony Cooke as Ann.
  7. [S843] Elizabeth Rigg, Elizabeth Rigg Death Certificate, shows age 78.
  8. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, shows date and place of birth as Flookburgh, Cartmel, Lancashire.
  9. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 87302, shows age 43 and birthplace as Holker.
  10. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 543089, shows age 54 and birthplace as Cartmel.
  11. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 848076, shows age 63 and birthplace as Cartmel.
  12. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 87302, shows wife Elizabeth.
  13. [S843] Elizabeth Rigg, Elizabeth Rigg Death Certificate, shows widow of Thomas Rig.
  14. [S1166] Preston, The Bishop's Transcripts: Register: Marriages 1827-1831, Entry 10. Source: LDS Film 1040490.
  15. [S1166] Preston, The Bishop's Transcripts: shows abode as Holker.
  16. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Staveley, England, GSU Roll 11, 306914.
  17. [S232] Benjamin Rigg, Birth Certificate File Number 118 (22 June 1850).
  18. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 87302, shows age 9 months and birthplace as Dalton.
  19. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 543089, shows age 10 and birthplace as Dalton.
  20. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023, shows age 30 and birthplace as Dalton-In-Furness.
  21. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows age 40 and birthplace as Dalton.
  22. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows age 50 and birthplace as Dalton-In-Furness.
  23. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows age 60 and birthplace as Dalton in Furness, Lancashire.
  24. [S842] Thomas Rigg, Thomas Rigg Death Certificate.
  25. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 1342023.
  26. [S843] Elizabeth Rigg, Elizabeth Rigg Death Certificate.
  27. [S1166] Preston, The Bishop's Transcripts: shows John's mother as Elizabeth Rigg.
  28. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 87302, shows mother as Elizabeth Rigg.
  29. [S848] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary and St. Michael, Cartmel, Lancashire, Thomas Rigge, 3 September 1841; shows son of Thomas Rigge and Elizth.
  30. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 543089, shows her mother as Elizabeth Rigg.
  31. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 848076, shows her mother as Elizabeth Rigg.
  32. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 848076, shows the mother of William Rigg as Elizabeth Rigg.
  33. [S232] Benjamin Rigg, Birth Certificate File Number 118, shows mother as Elizabeth Rigg, formerly Cook (22 June 1850).
  34. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Colton, England, GSU Roll 543089, shows Elizabeth Rigg as mother to Benjamin Rigg.