Robert Cooke, M.D.

Robert Cooke, M.D. (HM1K13)

Location: Winters, TX 79567 Runnels County
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N 31° 57.966', W 99° 57.857'

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Born in Emory, Texas, youngest son of William and Nancy Cooke.
     Attended Waco College (now Baylor University); medical school in Kentucky, received degree, 1886.
     Began practice, Kentuckytown. Moved to Winters area in 1889. Became town's first doctor; and deacon in first church and later pastor. Married 1886, Sallie Mitchell. Had five children.
     Beloved by all as a physician and Baptist preacher.
Recorded - 1967
HM NumberHM1K13
Marker Number4291
Year Placed1967
Placed ByTexas State Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 18th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 408882 N 3537084
Decimal Degrees31.96610000, -99.96428333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 57.966', W 99° 57.857'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 57' 57.96" N, 99° 57' 51.42" W
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Area Code(s)325
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-698 N Melwood St, Winters TX 79567, US
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