|. Reuben Cock, 1760s - 1840s
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
. Reuben Cock,1 (ancestry unproven)
. Reuben may have been a s/o John Cock and Elizabeth Goad, but no proof.
. b 1760's (b NC acc to son Aaron's 1880 census record); d 1840's.
. (b Va acc to daus Rachael's and Penelope's 1880 census record)
. (acc to Ref 3 below, he was b Sep 1760 Bedford Co, Va, d 30 Jul 1840 Carroll Co)
. m Rhoda ____, b 1770's Va, d 31 Dec 1842. (her last name given as Phillips by Ref 3 below, but I don't know the evidence for that)
. 1810, 31 Mar: Grayson Co, Va tax list: Reubin Cock, 1 white tithable, 6 horses.
. 1815, 14 Mar: Grayson Co tax list: Reuben Cock, 1 WM>16, 4 horses, 14 cattle, 1 mill, tax $2.56.
. 1820 Grayson Co census, p 1007, Ruben Cock, 021101-32101.
. 1830 Grayson Co census, p 252, Ruben Cock, 000000001-00024301.
. 1840 Grayson Co census, Eastern Dist, p 290, Reuben Cock, 0000000001-000000001.
. 1. Eleanor Cock (Nellie), b 25 Nov 1790 Va, d 5 Mar 1888 Carroll Co, Va, m 21 Mar (bond 26 Feb) 1822 Grayson Co to Aaron
. Goad (Aser) (#B), b ca 1790-91 Montgomery Co, Va, d 9 Dec 1858 Carroll Co, s/o James Goad and Mary Collier.
. 2. Rachael Cock, b ca 1799-1801 Va, d 19 Sep 1881 Carroll Co, "age 81, of dropsy", m Abraham Nester (#E), b ca 1799-1800
. Montgomery Co, d 25 Sep 1873 Carroll Co, s/o Jacob Nester and Catherine Goad.
1 3. William Cock (Billy), b ca 1802 Va, m Mary Goad.
. Moved to Morgan Co, Ky.
. 4. Rebecca Cock, b ca 1802-04 Va, d 1873 Carroll Co, "age 75, of dropsy", m 9 Oct 1823 Grayson Co to Joshua Nester (Josh)
. (#D), b ca 1794-96 Montgomery Co, d 4 Aug 1879 Carroll Co, s/o Jacob Nester and Catherine Goad. Joshua m(2) 26 Jul 1877
. Carroll Co to Sarah A. Nester (Sally).
2 5. Aaron Cock, b ca 1805-07 Va, m Nancy Goad.
. Moved to Morgan and Menifee Co,s, Ky.
. 6. Mary Cock, m 26 Sep 1836 Grayson Co to John Grimes, William Nester surety.
. Moved away from the area. Prob the following, but no proof. The John Grimes below married Mary Ellen "Cox", b 1804 Lee
. Co, acc to Ref #1, below. There were no Grimes in Grayson Co in 1830 or 1840, so it appears that John Grimes came from Lee
. Co to Grayson Co to marry.
. 1840 Lee Co, Va, p 125, John Grimes, 111001-12001. (on same page was Gainford Grimes, age 50's, and considering a younger
. Gainford was living adjacent to John Grimes in 1870, this was probably all the same family, and Gainford was prob John's
. 1850 census, family not located.
. 1860 Denton Co, Tex census, Pilot Point, p 401, #110/111, John Grimes,56 Va, farmer, --, $600, Mary,56 Va, Allen,23 Va,
. Isaac,21Va, Nancy,19 Va, Go....,17 Va, O....by,15 Va, Lucy,12 Va.
. 1870 Daviess Co, Mo census, Harrison Twp, p 284, #107/110, John Grimes,66 Va, farmer, $1000, $200, Mary,66 Va, Lucy,21
. Va, Mary,29 Va, Mary A.,8 Tex, William,5 Tex, Amanda,2 Mo. (William Grimes,41Va, and Gainford Grimes,42 Va,
. were living next door with their families.)
3 7. Andrew Cock, b prior 1810, m Anna Semones.
. 8. Penelope Cock (Penny), b ca 1811 Va, d 1880, m 14 Mar 1833 Grayson Co to Isaac Bolt, b ca 1811-12 Va, d 1880, s/o John
. Bolt and Rebecca Dillard (d/o Thomas Dillard and Ruth Goad, d/o Abraham Goad (#3)).
. 9. Zilphia Cock, b ca 1811-13 Va, m 24 Dec 1835 Grayson Co to Kelly Montgomery, b ca 1813-15 NC, s/o James Montgomery
. and Jane White.
. 10. Alla Cock (Alley), b ca 1815 Va, d prior 1870, m 17 Dec 1834 to John Tolbert, b ca 1807-10 Va, d 1881 Macon Co, Ill. John
. m(2) Malinda Helm.
. Left the area in the 1840's.
. 1840 Grayson Co census, E Dist, p 298, John Tolbert, 010001-00001.
. 1850 Montgomery Co, Va census, Dist 41, p 25, #323/323, John Talbert,43 Va, laborer, Alla,35 Va, Malinda,15 Va, Eunice,13
. Va, Caroline,11 Va, Allan,9 Va, Aris,7 Va, Malissa,2 Va, Ellendor,6/12 Va.
. 1860 census, family not located.
. 1870 Macon Co, Ill census, Niantic, p 579, #25/25, John Talbord,60 Va, house carpenter, --, $200, Emmale,17 Ill, Ambrose,14
. Ill, John,12 Ill.
. Ref: 1. Randy Morford's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: Ancestry@34HotRod.com
. 2. Jerry Johnston's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, info on John Tolbert.
. 3. www.findagrave.com, created by Donna Sutphin Armentrout, and maintained by Richard Diamond.