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Joseph Platt Cook

Joseph Platt Cook, American Continental congressman. member Council of Safety, 1778; member Conn; member Continental Congress from Conn; member gov.

Background

  • Cook, Joseph Platt was born on January 4, 1730 in Stratford (now Bridgeport), Connecticut, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1750.

    Career

    • General Assembly, 1763-1783.

    Membership

    Member Council of Safety, 1778. Member Conn; member Continental Congress from Conn. Member gov.
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    Born January 4, 1730
    Died February 3, 1816
    (aged 86)
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