Outback Graves Markers

Thomas Edward COOKE

Burial Location:Niagara  (details...)
Occupation: Boarding house proprietor / Property Holder
Place of Death: Cumberland Street, Kookynie
Date of Death: 09 June 1901
Date of Burial:10 June 1901
Age:55 years
Cause of Death:Pneumonia
OGM Ref#: 0207
Headstone:OGM Aluminium
Monument Style: Outback Grave Marker


"Known as Edward, Mr Cooke, boarding-house proprietor, expired at his residence, Cumberland-street on 10 June 1901. The deceased was only laid up for a few days, suffering from pneumonia. He was a native of Ireland, and had attained the age of 56. The funeral is to leave his late residence at 10 30 a.m. tomorrow (Monday)." The deceased had been suffering from chronic nephritis, congestion and pneumonia for four days. His death was certified in writing by Charles Lamb, Undertaker, of Kookynie. He was buried by Charles Lamb. The burial was witnesses by E.W. Eaton and Thomas Campbell. The deceased had lived in the eastern states for some 30 years before moving to Western Australia.

Parents:Mary (nee MASTERTON) and Edward COOKE (Farmer)
Spouse:1. Annie FLETCHER; 2. Catherine FITZGERALD
Marriage Details:1. 1896, Fremantle, Marriage Reg.No.236/1896. 2. 1900, Perth, Marriage Reg.No.1294/1900
Children:1. John (born circa 1894), Thomas Edward, born 1897, Birth Reg.No.639/1897; 2. No children by second marriage.
Birth Details:County Cavanagh, Ireland
Death Certificate:722/1901