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Dr. Thomas C. Cook Thomas C. Cook
Full Name: Thomas Chappell Cook
Other surnames: Cooke
Date of birth: September 19, 1836
Date of death: February 19, 1906

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Republican Weimar / Colorado   Colorado
(1) Party affiliation listed as Republican. Galveston Daily News.
(2) T.C. Cooke, Colorado County. House Journal.
(3) Thomas C. Cook, Home address, Weimar; home county, Colorado. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) T.C. Cooke, postoffice Weimar. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
(5) Thomas C. Cook, home county, Colorado. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Founding fathers - biographical sketch and photo, Thomas Chappell Cook, member of the 19th Legislature of Texas in 1885-1886, born 9/19/1836, died 2/18/1906 in Weimar. Sigma Alpha Epsilon SC Gamma, 2010.
  • Biographical sketch; one of the original founders of the fraternal organization Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Colorado County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Biographical sketch, Dr. T.C. Cook. Types of Successful Men of Texas, 1890.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900, Thomas C. Cook, Precinct No. 4, Weimar, Colorado County, age 64, born [Sep?] 1836 in Alabama, physician. No listing for T.C. or Thomas C. Cook or Cooke in Census of 1880, Colorado County. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Thomas Chappell Cook, member of the State Legislature in 1885 and 1886, died 2/19/1906 at his home in Weimar. Texas State Journal of Medicine, 1905.
  • Obituary, Weimar Mercury, 2/24/1906 supplement. Colorado County, TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Dr. Thomas C. Cook, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    County Governments and County Finances  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
     

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