Seeking marriage record for James Valentine Cook, spouse named Marietta. James was born 1837 in Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York to Merriman A. and Elizabeth Cook. James V. Cook’s occupation in 1875 listed as machinist and in 1892 listed on Onondaga County Home Census as carpenter. Date of admission to Onondaga County Home listed as 8 Jan, 1891. In 1897, he is listed on the New York, Census of Inmates in Almshouses and Poorhouses, 1830-1920 located in Poughkeepsie, New York and occupation is listed as carpenter. Admitted to poor house due to poor health. Name of wife located on 1875 New York State Census for James V. Cook in Onondaga Co., Syracuse Ward 05, ED 01. Daughter Carrie born circa 1872 in Niagara, New York, USA. 1892. Email: email@example.com.
I need to view this record, so that I can definitively know who his parents were. He was born in 1815 in Onondaga County and took part in the Patriot War in Upper Canada in 1837. He also wrote a petition while in prison. That could be helpful also.
I am interested in locating abstracts for Onondaga County, marriage, land, probate for example.Abstracts of the records not the indexes.If you know of abstracts for Onondaga County or New York State please let me know.The records can either be available on the internet or printed in a book.I am having difficulty locating anything.Thanks for your help.