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Families covered: Cook of Brainshaugh, Cook of Low Newton

William Cook of Brainshaugh (bpt 22.08.1669, bur 09.08.1748)
m1. (18.07.1697) Jane Forster (dau of Ralph Forster of Elford & Hatrlaw)
1. Edward Cook of Brainshaugh (bpt 30.04.1702,dsp bur 13.10.1775) 
m. (19.10.1735) Jane Forster (dau of Robert Forster of Hartlaw & Elford, cousin)
2. Robert Cook of Low Newton (bpt 27.07.1704, bur 03.12.1774)
  The following comes from 'A History of Northumberland' (vol 5, John Crawford Hodgson, 1899, 'Cook and Johnson of Low Newton', p455).
  m. m1. (12.07.1744) Barbara James (bur 27.06.1753)
  A. Margaret Cook (dsps)
  m. (04.12.1773) Robert Forster of Brunton
  m2. (30.05.1760) Dorothy Lawson (a 10.1802, dau of William Lawson of Longhirst)
  B. Anne Cook (bpt 13.12.1763, a 1829)
  m. (06.06.1782) Francis Johnson, Mayor of Newcastle (b 09.06.1748, d 07.06.1810, son of Francis of Etherley Grange & Durham)
  i. Francis Johnson of Low Newton (b 05.01.14784, dsp 15.11.1880)
  m. (06.06.1820) Eleanor Bacon (b c1791, d 15.12.1879, dau of Charles Bacon of Styford)
  ii. Edward Johnson of Newcastle & Chester Deanery, Sheriff of Newcastle (b 22.03.1798, dsp 08.01.1885)
  m. (29.10.1828) Jane Atkinson (dau of George Atkinson of Morland)
  iii.+ other issue (d before 10.1829) - Robert, Huet, John Huet, Margaret, Mary Ann
  viii.+ other issue - Anne (bur 27.06.1789), Elizabeth (bur 14.08.1793), Dorothy (b 12.02.1787, a 1829), Maria (a 1829), Sarah (a 1829)
3. William Cook of Tweedmouth (bpt 08.11.1709, d before 1775)
  m. Isabella Johnson of Berwick
  A. William Cook of Warkworth (bur 21.07.1782)
  B. Thomas Cook of Brainshaugh (bur 17.04.1792)
  m. (04.09.1778) Elizabeth Watson (d 15.11.1843, dau of John Watson of Monkwearmouth (by Jane Stafford), m2. Rev. William Beverstock of Billingham)
  i. Thomas Cook, last of Brainshaugh (b 15.11.1784, bur 27.02.836)
  ii. William Cook of Ninewick (b 15.09.1786, d 13.08.1819) had issue
  m. (18.05.1809) Elizabeth Lambert (b 18.05.1786, d 25.08.1874, dau of Anthony Lambert of Alnwick)
  iii. Isabella Cook (b 03.06.1779, d 07.1855)
  m. (03.06.1807) Joseph Dodds of Shorestwood then Sturton Grange South Side
  iv. Jane Cook (bur 01.07.1791)
  C. Isabella Cook
  m. (18.02.1766) George Marsh (rector of Ford)
4. Joseph Cook of Tweedmouth (bpt 11.03.1711, a 1764, d unm)
5. Ann Cook (bpt 08.08.1698)
  m. (06.07.1721) Christopher Cook of Acklington Park
6. Jane Cook (bpt 19.06.1700)
  m. George Forster of Hartlaw
7. Margaret Cook (bpt 17.06.1706)
  m1. (17.01.1730/1) Michael Wheatley of Morpeth
  m2. Joseph Fenwick
8. Isabella Cook (bpt 06.01.1707/8, d 25.02.1798)
  m. (16.11.1736) John Kennedy of Felton
m2. (c04.1725) Dorothy Read of Amble

Main source(s): 'A History of Northumberland' (vol 5, John Crawford Hodgson, 1899, 'Cook of Brainshaugh', p496)
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