in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; British History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 2161 words.
Cook, John (bap. 1608, d. 1660), judge and regicide, was the eldest son of the landowner Isaac Cook (d. c.1658) and his wife, Elizabeth Twigden, of Burbage and Husbands Bosworth,...