New Jersey Wills - 1899 - Squire Thomas Cook

By the will of Squire Thomas Cook of Ocean township, his two daughters, Mrs. H. C. Walker of Chicago, Ill., and Mrs. C. A. Beecroft of Asbury Park will divide the entire estate between them. Mrs. Walker gets the homestead and twenty shares of the capital stock of the Long Branch banking company. Mrs. Beecroft is given the store and lot, seven acres of woodland, and twenty shares of the capital stock of the Long Branch banking company. The personal property and mortgages will be divided equally between the two children. The estate is estimated to be worth about $10,000.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, February 8, 1899