Lydia Muenscher COOKE

Lydia Muenscher COOKE

Female 1854 - 1930

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  • Name  Lydia Muenscher COOKE  [1
    Born  3 Sep 1854  Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  Nov 1930  Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6934  Munro
    Last Modified  20 Nov 2003 

    Father  Nathaniel Bowen COOKE,   b. 26 Feb 1816, Cambridgeport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1871, Lonsdale, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Annie Russell MONRO,   b. 12 Jul 1818, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1900, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  22 Apr 1836  Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F10162  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Lydia was a graduate of Mt. Holyoke College, last class before it became a college, in Greek, Latin and German. She also taught the deaf at Lexington Avenue School for the Deaf in New York City.

      In 1900, she had the remains of her great-grandfather, Dr. Thomas Monro [144], brought from Stonington, Connecticut and buried in her family lot in Juniper Hill Cemetery, in Bristol, Rhode Island.

      She retired in 1911. She was unmarried.

      Ref: Lexington Munroes, 2nd Ed. 13-41-46-2
      Clan Munro files - Stephens, Frances

      References:

      (1) Clan Munro library - "History and Genealogy of the Lexington, Massachusetts
      Munroes", 2nd edition, by R. S. Munroe, (1986) -
      13-41-46-2

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S247] History of the Munros of Fowlis, Alexander Mackenzie, M.J.L., (Published in Inverness, Scotland by A & W Mackenzie (1898)), p. 585 (Reliability: 3).