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William COOK
Catharine JACOBS
Husband:  William COOK
Birth:  1831/2, OH
Occupation:  farmer
Marriage:  23 Nov 1856, Auglaize Co., OH
Wife:  Catharine JACOBS
Birth:  1835/6, OH
Occupation:  homemaker
Other Spouse:  m2. 29 Mar 1864, Auglaize C., OH, James WILSON
Father:  William Daniel JACOBS
Mother:  Susanna STROUP
Children born in St. Marys Twp., Auglaize Co., OH:
1.  Joseph E. COOK, b. 1857
2.  Doretta Mary COOK, b. 1861

Were they adopted by James WILSON?

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1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
William COOK
Spouse: Catharine JACOBS
Marriage: 23 Nov 1856, Auglaize, Ohio
Source: Marriage Records, 1848-1957. Ohio. Probate Court (Auglaize County)

2.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #2 of 59):  St. Marys P.O., St. Marys Twp., Auglaize Co., OH, Roll M653_931, p. 393B/768, PN 2, 15/15, enumerated 4 Jun 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
William Cook 28 M   Farmer 900 100 O
Catharine " 24 F         "
Joseph E  "  3 M         "
Susannah Jacobs 62 F   Domestic     Pa
Susanna JACOBS is Catharine's mother.

3.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #43 of 54):  Wapakoneta P.O., Wapakoneta Village, Auglaize Co., OH, Roll M593_1172, p. 341A, PN 43, 258/257, enumerated 18 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Wilson James 60 M W Co Auditor   250 Virginia
______ Catharine 32 F W Keeping house     Ohio
______ James 22 M W Clerk W Aud Office     Ohio
______ Belle 16 F W House keeper     Ohio
______ John H  1 M W At home     Ohio
Jacobs Susannah 60 F W House keeping     Pennsylvnia
Cook Joseph E 11 M W At home   350 Ohio
____ Doretta  8 F W At home   350 Ohio
Fisher John 30 M W Enginer 1050   Ohio
Catharine has remarried.

4.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #46 of 56):  Wapakoneta, Augliaze Co., OH, Roll T9_993, p. 365B, PN 46, SD 2, ED 3, enumerated 16 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 11 13 21 24 25 26
425 453 Wilson Catharine W M 42       / Keeping house   O Pa Pa
    ______ Joseph E W M 22 Son /     Laborer   O O O
    ______ Mary W F 19 Dau /     at home   O O O
    ______ John R W M 12 Son /     at school / O O O
    Jacobs Susana W F 84 Mother     /     Pa Pa  
  454 Jacobs John W M 25     /   Laborer   O Pa O
    ______ Elisabeth W F 20 Wife   /   Keeping house   O O O
    ______ Elanzo W M  3 Son /         O O O
    ______ Sarah W F  2 Dau /         O O O
John JACOBS is too young to be Catharine's brother.  Is he her nephew?

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