In Randolph, Tipton county, Tennessee, Henry M. Cooke, Esq. formerly collector of the Port of Beaufort, in this state.
[Raleigh Register, Raleigh, NC, March 3, 1835]
[North-Carolina Gazette, Raleigh, NC, March 31, 1835]
Henry M. Crooke: Died in this town on the 4th inst., of colliquative diarrhea, Mr. Henry M. Cooke, Late of Beaufort, N. C. and former Collector of the Customs of that port, in the 51st year of his age. Mr. Cooke was on his way, with a large and an interesting family to Texas. He was an enterprising, intelligent and upright man; and died in the faith of the Protestant Episcopal Church, of which he was a worthy member.
[Randolph Recorder, Randolph, Tenn., March 6, 1835]