Shirey, Carrie “Alma”

Cook, Alma Shirey, 1919, crop1000

C. Alma Shirey Cook, c. 1919












Class of 1894
Mont Amoena faculty member, 1919.

Birth: August 5, 1876
Death: February 24, 1966

Husband: John Matthew Cook
Married: 1901

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery
Mount Pleasant, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA


Abstracts of the Lutheran Visitor, Dec. 22, 1898 – Oct. 31, 1902,

John M. Cook married Miss C. Alma Shirey at the home of Luther S. Shirey and his two sisters near Bear Poplar, Rowan County NC on 6/5/1901. The groom was the son of Captain Jonas Cook of Mt. Pleasant NC and was the County clerk for Concord NC. The bride was the youngest daughter of the late Rev. J. D. Shirey DD and a graduate of Mt. Amoena Seminary. Details given, Lutheran Visitor 6/13/1901, page 8.