'Cooke06'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Cooke of Broome, Cooke of Linstead

                               
Thomas Cooke of Stradbroke, Suffolk
1. William Cooke of Linstead, Suffolk
  m. Margaret Cockerell (heir)
A. William Cooke of Linstead (of Lynsted Magna) (a 1524)
  Visitation reports that William m. Joan, dau of Richard Bacon of Harleston, but adds a query as to whether she was not in fact ...
  m. Joan Bacon (dau of John Bacon, sister of Richard)
  i. William Cooke of Linstead (d by 1555)
  m. Elizabeth Bohun (b after 1496, dau of Nicholas Bohun of Fressingfield)
  a. Nicholas Cooke of Linstead (a 1560)
m. Lettice Lee (dau of Sir Anthony Lee of Burston)
  (1) William Cooke of Linstead (b c1566, d 1647, 2nd son?)
  m. (1592) Mary Shelton (d 1646, dau/coheir of Ralph Shelton of Brome)
  (A) Sir William Cooke of Broome (Norfolk), 1st Bart (b c1600, d 1671 (by 1682))
The following is supported by BEB1841 (Cooke of Brome Hall).
  m1. Mary Astley (d 1651, dau of Thomas Astley of Melton Constable)
  (i) Sir William Cooke of Broome, 2nd Bart (b c1630, d 01.1707/8)
m. Jane Steward (b c1635, d 1698, dau/coheir of William Steward of Barton Mills (of Wisbech) by Mary, dau of William Greenwood)
  (a) Dorothy Cooke (dsp?)
  m. John Herne of Arminghall (Amering Hall)
  (b) Jane Cooke (d unm)
  (c) Mary Cooke
  m. Richard Freston or Freeston of Mendham
  (d) Elizabeth Cooke
  m. Thornhagh Gurdon
  (e) Bridget Cooke
  m1. Daniel Proctor
  m2. _ Salter of Wymondham
  (f) Agnes Cooke
  m. Charles Bedingfield (son of Philip of Ditchingham)
  (g) Leticia Cooke (b c1673, d 02.1710)
  m. John Gurdon of Assington
  m2. Mary Greenwood (dau of William Greenwood, widow of William Steward of Barton Mills)
  (2) Elizabeth Coke
  m. Thomas Croftes of Felmingham
  (3)+ other issue - Owen (bpt 29.10.1559), Henry, John, Nicholas, Mary, Lee, Joyce
  b. Joan Cooke
  m. George Themelthorpe of Foulsham
  c. Elizabeth Cooke
  m. John Kene of Thrandeston & North Cove
d. Ursula Cooke (bur 31.07.1602)
  m. John Rede of Weston
  e. Grace Cooke (bur 23.09.1579?)
  m. (1561) Thomas Hungate
  f. Susan Cooke
  B. Robert Cooke of Cratfield
  m. (before 1499) Agnes Bohun (dau/coheir of Edmund Bohun of Fressingfield & Eye, m2. John Duke of Cratfield)
  The following comes from Visitation (Suffolk, 1561, Bohun of Fressingfield, Chelmondiston & Westhall).
  i. John Cooke (a 1527/8)
  ii. Margaret Cooke
  m. Richard Lany of London
  iii. Olive Cooke
  m. _ Wolffe
  iv. Frances Cooke
  m. John Smythe
  v. Margery Cooke
  m. John Penning of Cratfield

Main source(s): Visitation (Suffolk, 1561, Cooke of Great Linstead), Visitation (Norfolk, 1664, Cooke) with input/support as reported above
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