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Ada Annie Cook

Ada Annie Cook

Female 1887 - 1965  (77 years)

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  • Name Ada Annie Cook 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Residence 1887  59, Friars Causeway, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 12 Jun 1887  Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Also known as Annie 
    Residence 1901  35, Tudor Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1901 
    Boot and Shoe packer 
    Residence 1906  8, Wentworth Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1911-1917  103, Bosworth Street, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1917 
    Hosiery machinist 
    Residence 1920  36, Woodfield Grove, Patricroft, Eccles, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930-1965  11, Ashford Avenue, Moorside, Swinton, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1965  Salford, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I183  Extended Craxford Family | The maternal side of Newfloridian's tree TEAL pages I179 (Walter Cook) + I193 (John Naylor)
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2009 

    Father Walter Cook,   b. 1854, Grandborough, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1921, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Burditt,   b. 1849, Lubenham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1931, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1874  Lubenham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Reference:
    Witnesses 9 Nov 1874 
    Her brothers William (and his wife Fanny) and George and sister Maria 
    Photos
    The children of Walter Cook
    The children of Walter Cook
    Seated: Elizabeth (Auntie Betty); George; Ada Anne (Auntie Annie).
    Standing: Edwin Putterill (Uncle Ted); Ethel Goodall; Arthur Unwin (Uncle 'Appy)

    Leicester (West End) 1902
    Leicester (West End) 1902
    Leicester from an Old Ordnance Survey map (Leicester NW) 1902. The area around the Great Central railway station, West Bridge and King Richard's Road has been demolished and extensively redeveloped since Walter Cook and his family lived in the area.
    Avondale, Wentworth Road, Leicester
    Avondale, Wentworth Road, Leicester
    Home of the Cook family in 1906
    Census Returns
    RG: Cook, Walter (1881) and family
    RG: Cook, Walter (1881) and family
    Cook Walter       Head M 27 Waggoner  Grandborough, Buckinghamshire
    Cook Elizabeth Wife M 31 Lubenham, Leicestershire
    Cook Jesse Haddon Dau S 4 Leicester
    Cook Mary Ann Dau S 7mo Leicester

    Ref: England Census RG11/3179 Leicester West 30 21
    RG: Cook, Walter (1891) and family
    RG: Cook, Walter (1891) and family
    Jewry Wall Street was in the area of Leicester around the Great Central Railway Station.
    Cook Walter        Head M 37 Grocer's Assistant Granboro, Buckinghamshire
    Cook Elizabeth Wife M 41 Lubenham, Leicestershire
    Cook Jessie Haddon Dau S 14 Shoe Fitter Leicester
    Cook Mary Ann Dau S 10 Scholar Leicester
    Cook George Son S 8 Leicester
    Cook Annie Dau S 3 Leicester
    Cook Elizabeth Dau S 1 Leicester

    Ref: England Census RG12/2542 Leicester West 61 16
    RG: Cook, Walter (1901) and family
    RG: Cook, Walter (1901) and family
    Walter and his family were living at 35 Tudor Road, Leicester. Elijah Benson subsequently married daughter Jessie. Nellie Youle was taken in by the family and ultimately adopted.
    Cook   Walter    M Head 47 Foreman Stableman Grandborough Bucks
    Cook Elizabeth M Wife 51 Lubenham, Leics
    Cook Jessie H S Dau 24 Fitter Boot&Shoe Leicester
    Cook Mary A S Dau 20 Tailoress Leicester
    Cook George S Son 18 Warehouseman Leicester
    Cook Ada A S Dau 13 Packer Boot&Shoe Leicester
    Cook Elizabeth S Dau 12 Schoolgirl Leicester
    Youle Nellie S Brdr 6 Schoolgirl Leicester
    Benson Elijah S Brdr 25 Insurance Agent Kidsgrove, Staffs

    Ref: England Census RG13/3009 Leicester South 20 4
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Arthur Unwin,   b. 12 May 1889, Barton upon Irwell, Manchester, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1985, Manchester, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 12 May 1917  Primitive Methodist Church, Hinckley Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Reference:
    Witnesses 12 May 1917 
    Walter Cook (father); Nellie Cook (adopted sister - AKA Youle) 
    Children 
     1. Jack Unwin,   b. 7 May 1918, Eccles, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 2002, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Eva Unwin,   b. 31 Jul 1919, Eccles, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 2008, Barton upon Humber, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Photos
    “Double-9” dominoes
    “Double-9” dominoes
    A fondly remembered pastime in Swinton, Manchester
    At home with the Unwins
    At home with the Unwins
    Eva Unwin, Hilda Craxford, Arthur Unwin.
    Seated: Annie Unwin. Standing Brenda Craxford
    Arthur and Anne Unwin
    Arthur and Anne Unwin
    Photograph taken in their retirement
    The Unwin family
    The Unwin family
    Arthur Unwin is standing behind his wife Annie and daughter Eva
    Appy and Annie Unwin
    Appy and Annie Unwin
    Taken in the garden of 11 Ashford Avenue
    Family gathering
    Family gathering
    Photograph taken after Auntie Annie's funeral.
    REAR: Hilda Craxford, Jack Unwin (son), George Cook (brother)
    FRONT: Eva Unwin (daughter), 'Appy Unwin (husband), Elizabeth Putterill (sister), {NK}, Edward Putterill
    11, Ashford Avenue, Moorside, Swinton
    11, Ashford Avenue, Moorside, Swinton
    The family residence of the Uniwins in the 1950s, 60s and 70s
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Cook, Ada Annie (1917) and Arthur Unwin
    MC: Cook, Ada Annie (1917) and Arthur Unwin
    Daughter of Walter Cook and Elizabeth Burditt
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2007 
    Family ID F56  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jun 1887 - Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - 35, Tudor Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1906 - 8, Wentworth Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911-1917 - 103, Bosworth Street, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 May 1917 - Primitive Methodist Church, Hinckley Road, Leicester, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - 36, Woodfield Grove, Patricroft, Eccles, Greater Manchester Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930-1965 - 11, Ashford Avenue, Moorside, Swinton, Greater Manchester Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1965 - Salford, Greater Manchester Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Anne Cook
    Anne Cook
    George Cook's sister - subsequently Mrs Annie Unwin
    Ada Anne Cook
    Ada Anne Cook
    Auntie Annie; wife of Arthur Unwin
    Ada Anne Cook
    Ada Anne Cook
    "Auntie Annie" - and Arthur Unwin's wife
    Anne and Elizabeth Cook
    Anne and Elizabeth Cook
    Sisters - on holiday in Cumbria. Anne met her future husband, Arthur Unwin, On one such trip
    Ada Annie Cook
    Ada Annie Cook
    Uncle 'Appy Unwin's wife and Eva's mother
    Annie Cook
    Annie Cook
    Detail from a portrait photograph of Eva's mother
    Annie Cook
    Annie Cook
    A portrait
    The Book of Common Prayer
    The Book of Common Prayer
    Also contains Hymns, Ancient and Modern. The inside cover is inscribed: "Annie Cooke, Avondale, Wentworth Road. Sept 1906"
    Annie Unwin
    Annie Unwin
    Outside No. 36, Woodfield Grove, Patricroft

    BMD Certificates
    BC: Cook, Ada Annie (1887)
    BC: Cook, Ada Annie (1887)
    Auntie Annie is Eva Unwin's mother and lived in Manchester

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Leicester 7a 283 (JAS 1887) (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S19] 1901 England Census, Leicester South RG13/3009 20 4 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Barton 10b 307 (AMJ 1965) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S176] England and Wales: Death Index 1984 - 2004, Market Harborough 7a 59 (OND 1874) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Leicester 7a 567 (AMJ 1917) (Reliability: 4).


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