Virginia Ella Cook

Virginia Ella Cook

b: 11 Mar 1896
d: 13 Jan 1988
Records discovered in 1999 indicate that Virginia Ella was the daughterof Thomas Bouldin and Annie Frye. Notes on the back of some oldphotographs show that she used the Cook surname before marriage. Nomarriage record has been found for Virginia Ella in Forsyth County wherethe family lived.

Known as Ella to family, she used Virginia on her address later in life,but signed her letters "Ella" (Information from Mozelle Cooke Corsbie).Her Social Security records are in the name "Virginia", since the SocialSecurity office always uses the first name. She lived in Ft. Wayne, INfor five years before her death, probably near her daughters. She isburied in Cincinnati, OH, where she lived for many years.

Note: In the 2001 printing of the Fry Genealogy the following note wastrue, but see additional information below.--Not much is known of herhusbands except their names. Half-sister, Mary Vanhoy, says that OttPegram came to Stokesdale and took her and Annie (Ella's mother) toCincinnati to visit when the second little girl was born.

The last names of her daughters' husbands are known, but efforts to findthe daughters have been unsuccessful.
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At the 2001 Frye reunion information was obtained which eventually led tofinding Ella's daughter, Mabel and further information about Margie.With the help of the Ft. Wayne, Indiana library, obituaries for Margieand for Mabel's second husband, Jack Oschatz, were found. Jack'sobituary gave names and locations for his children and step-children.This new information is now contained in the genealogy. Thanks toMabel's son, Dennis McIntyre, who secured the help of his son Michael.Many thanks to Michael for obtaining information on Mabel's descendantsand for the family pictures.
Biography
Records discovered in 1999 indicate that Virginia Ella was the daughterof Thomas Bouldin and Annie Frye. Notes on the back of some oldphotographs show that she used the Cook surname before marriage. Nomarriage record has been found for Virginia Ella in Forsyth County wherethe family lived.

Known as Ella to family, she used Virginia on her address later in life,but signed her letters "Ella" (Information from Mozelle Cooke Corsbie).Her Social Security records are in the name "Virginia", since the SocialSecurity office always uses the first name. She lived in Ft. Wayne, INfor five years before her death, probably near her daughters. She isburied in Cincinnati, OH, where she lived for many years.

Note: In the 2001 printing of the Fry Genealogy the following note wastrue, but see additional information below.--Not much is known of herhusbands except their names. Half-sister, Mary Vanhoy, says that OttPegram came to Stokesdale and took her and Annie (Ella's mother) toCincinnati to visit when the second little girl was born.

The last names of her daughters' husbands are known, but efforts to findthe daughters have been unsuccessful.
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At the 2001 Frye reunion information was obtained which eventually led tofinding Ella's daughter, Mabel and further information about Margie.With the help of the Ft. Wayne, Indiana library, obituaries for Margieand for Mabel's second husband, Jack Oschatz, were found. Jack'sobituary gave names and locations for his children and step-children.This new information is now contained in the genealogy. Thanks toMabel's son, Dennis McIntyre, who secured the help of his son Michael.Many thanks to Michael for obtaining information on Mabel's descendantsand for the family pictures.
Facts
  • 11 Mar 1896 - Birth - ; Henry County, Va
  • 13 Jan 1988 - Death - ; Ft. Wayne, in
Ancestors
   
 
 
Robert Smith Cook
12 Apr 1868 - 17 Aug 1936
  
  
  
 
Virginia Ella Cook
11 Mar 1896 - 13 Jan 1988
  
 
  
Isham Washington Fry
ABT. 1812 - 12 May 1900
 
 
Annie Leyuna Frye
22 Apr 1868 - 30 Mar 1940
  
  
  
Mary Elizabeth Patterson
15 Oct 1826 - Jun 1915
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Robert Smith Cook
Birth12 Apr 1868
Death17 Aug 1936Stokesdale, Nc
Marriage7 Jan 1897to Annie Leyuna Frye at Forsyth County, Nc
FatherBriggs Cook
MotherSusan ?
PARENT (F) Annie Leyuna Frye
Birth22 Apr 1868Henry County, Va
Death30 Mar 1940Stokesdale, Nc
Marriage9 Dec 1888to Thomas Clay Bouldin at Henry County, Va
Marriage7 Jan 1897to Robert Smith Cook at Forsyth County, Nc
FatherIsham Washington Fry
MotherMary Elizabeth Patterson
CHILDREN
MArthur Stevens Cooke
Birth4 Oct 1894Henry County, Va
Death24 Jun 1976Guilford County, Nc
Marriage29 Oct 1914to Naomi Bullock at Belews Creek, Nc
FLena Blain Frye
Birth23 Jul 1889Henry County, Va
Death1 Jul 1964Flint, Mi
Marriageto Lena Blain Frye
FVirginia Ella Cook
Birth11 Mar 1896Henry County, Va
Death13 Jan 1988Ft. Wayne, in
Marriageto Benjamin Ott Pegram
Marriageto Frank Linn
MIsom Washington Cook
Birth26 Dec 1897
DeathNorfolk, Va probably
Marriage21 May 1921to Lillie Mae Sexton at High Point, Nc
MWilliam Roosevelt Cook
Birth18 Dec 1906Forsyth Co, Nc
Death11 May 1985
Marriage22 Feb 1939to Evelyn Osborne at Stuart, Va
MRobert Dewey Cook
Birth16 Jun 1902Belews Creek, Nc
DeathJun 1980Greensboro, Nc
Marriage12 Sep 1920to Mattie Jewell Everett
MJohn Franklin Cook
Birth12 Aug 1904
Death7 Jan 1979
Marriageto Pauline Hudson
MJesse Wooden Cook
Birth20 Feb 1900
Death30 Nov 1956
Marriage1920to Lana Simpson
FMary Elizabeth Cook
Birth23 Dec 1912Belews Creek, Nc
Death15 Oct 2000Belews Creek, Nc
Marriage27 Nov 1935to Harvey Vanhoy at Forsyth County, Nc
MThomas Odell Cook
Birth9 Jun 1909Stokesdale, Nc
Death1 Feb 2000Guilford County, Nc
Marriage1927to Carrie Gentry
Marriage1954to Evelyn Holiday
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Benjamin Ott Pegram
Birth17 Apr 1886Belews Creek, Nc
Death1961Ft. Wayne, in
Marriageto Virginia Ella Cook
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Virginia Ella Cook
Birth11 Mar 1896Henry County, Va
Death13 Jan 1988Ft. Wayne, in
Marriageto Benjamin Ott Pegram
Marriageto Frank Linn
FatherRobert Smith Cook
MotherAnnie Leyuna Frye
CHILDREN
Private
Birth
Death
Marriage2 Jan 1935to William Forrest McIntyre
Marriage19 Aug 1949to Jack B. Oschatz
FMargie Pegram
Birth13 Apr 1913Chevlot, Oh
Death11 Jul 1993Fort Wayne, in
Marriageto Clarence Perkins
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Frank Linn
Birth
Death
Marriageto Virginia Ella Cook
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Virginia Ella Cook
Birth11 Mar 1896Henry County, Va
Death13 Jan 1988Ft. Wayne, in
Marriageto Benjamin Ott Pegram
Marriageto Frank Linn
FatherRobert Smith Cook
MotherAnnie Leyuna Frye
CHILDREN
Descendancy Chart
Virginia Ella Cook b: 11 Mar 1896 d: 13 Jan 1988
Benjamin Ott Pegram b: 17 Apr 1886 d: 1961
Margie Pegram b: 13 Apr 1913 d: 11 Jul 1993