Moses Cook


Cincinnati Daily Enquirer, 24 March 1869, page 7


DEATH OF THE CITY MARSHALL-Moses Cook, City Marshal of Newport, and Assessor of Campbell County, died at his residence at the corner of Rickey and Jefferson streets, yesterday morning, after an illness of several months duration.  Mr. Cook has filled the office of City Marshall for two terms and was elected to the same position in August last for the third time.  He served one year as President of the City Council and was a member of that body for several terms, representing the Third Ward.

He was also at one time principal Deputy Sheriff of Campbell County.  In all these positions he was accounted an efficient officer.  He was a leading member of the Democratic party of Newport and an active and influential politician.  his death is generally regretted.


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