Per the 1880 Census for Madison County, IL (Chouteau Township) NATHAN COCKRELL was born about 1838 somewhere in Illinois, his father was born in VA and mother ??. Nathan's wife was SARAH GIBERSON who was born about 1848 in IL and father was from NJ and mother Germany. On this census she is listed as being the cousin of William Wormer/Warmer who was the head of the household.
NATHAN and SARAH COCKRELL had the following children:
1. TILTON COCKRELL (B. 1869 in IL; D. 31 AUG 1913 in St. James, Phelps County, MO, and is burried in Flatgrove Cemetery). TILTON on 01 MAR 1894 in St. Louis City, MO married MINNIE SNOOK (B. 12 SEP 1873 in MO and D. 05 OCT 1953 in St. James, Phelp County, MO and is burried in Flatgrove Cemetery). TILTON and MINNIE had the following children:
i. DAISY MAY COCKRELL (B. 1895 in Phelps County, MO; D. 1937 in Phlps County, MO and is burried in Flatgrove Cemetery). Daisy on 11 OCT 1911 in Phelps County, MO married JOHN ANDREW KELLEY (B. 20 JAN 1890 in Phelps County, MO and D. 27 MAY 1964 in Phelps County, MO and burried in Flat Grove Cemetery). Daisy and John had several children.
ii. HARRY TILTON COCKRELL (B. 16 JUN 1897 in Phelps County, MO and D. 09 JUN 1988 in Phelps County, MO, burried in Flatgrove Cemetery).
2. MASON COCKRELL (B. about 1872 in IL; D. )
3. SYLVESTER COCKRELL (B. about 1878 in IL; D. )
Then on the 1910 Missouri Census for St. Louis City it shows Sarah as widowed (indicating NATHAN COCKRELL passed away between 1884 (the birth of his last child) and 1910 probably in IL or MO). This census also shows Sarah had 6 children and 5 surviving as of 1910. This census also indicates the additional following children:
4. MARY R. COCKRELL (B. about 1881 in IL; D. )
5. JACOB COCKRELL (B. about 1884 in IL; D. )
COCKRELL COLLECTIONS: Jim Burgess' Cockrell Site ... covers all of U.S.
Steve & Mary's Cockrell Page: Covers some other MO lines
Decendents of Thomas B. Cockrell:
Tom's Cockrell Page: Covers some KY lines
Flatgrove Cemetery in Phelps County, MO: Cemetery where Tilton and Daisy Cockrell are burried.
Madison County, IL Genealogy Society:
GenWeb Madison County, IL Page:
Phelps County, MO Genealogical Society:
GenWeb - Phelps County MO Page:
St. Louis, MO Genealogical Society:
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