John Cocke (Panola County)
State House: 1872-1873
Born: December 5, 1828 in Tennessee
Died: September 26, 1909 in Panola County, MS
Appears on the 1880 and 1900 census in Panola County with wife Olive (“Ollie”) and children. According to probate records, he left an estate worth about $825, including a life insurance policy with the “M.B.A.A. Colored Ins. Co.,” a mule, and 12 horses.
Memorial on Find A Grave