"pretty well acquainted with me but you have lived long enough to know how to excuse, 'Your Young' but sincere and aff. Brother in Christ.
P.S. My eldest Bro's. only son's a wealthy merchant-in Cincinnati, took a copy of your last letter; and as he goes East every summer, it is very probable he may turn aside for a short time and make your acquaintance. You will find him one of the most interesting Maltbys you ever saw----Once more Farewell--H. M."
Louise Cook, wife of Rev. Henry, was b. July 10, 1809, at Wall- ingford, Ct., and d. Feb. 9, 1861, at St. Paul, Minn. He d. May 22, 1860, at St. Paul, Minn.
Rev. Ebenezer Davenport Maltbie refers to him in a letter. He wrote: "While I was tutor at Hamilton College there was a Henry Maltby among the undergraduates. He stood high as a scholar. Went to Kentucky and became principal of a Literary Inst. there, and late- ly has been settled as a minister of the Gospel." (Letter written 1848, to Rev. Jonathan (4) Maltby).
Records from Rev. Henry Maltby's Bible.
Children of Henry and Louise (Cook) Maltby: VII.2112. Caroline Augusta Maltby, b. Feb. 28, 1833, Pulaski, N.Y. d. July 31, 1834, Lowville, N.Y. VII.2113. Henrietta Cook " b. June 2, 1834, Lowville, N.Y. d. Aug. 17, 1834, " " VII.2114. Frederick Cook " b. Aug. 7, 1835, " " VII.2115. Aurelia Lewis " b. Nov. 5, 1843, Flemingburg, Ky. d. June 15, 1844. VII.2116. Cherub came and went with but a breath of life Flemingburg, Kentucky, 1845. VII.2117. Louise Amelia Maltby, b. Aug. 15, 1847, Flemingburg, Ky.
Col. Caleb Cook (5) b. Wallingford, Ct., June 4, 1786, mar. Oct. 6, 1808, Amelia Lewis. He d. at Sandusky, Ohio, Sept. 28, 1852. She d. Richland, N.Y., June 6, 1840. She was b. at Wallingford, Ct., Feb. 3, 1788.
Col. Cook was son of Caleb (4) Cook, b. Mch. 14, 1741, mar. Jan. 12, 1764, Abigail Finch. Son of Isaac (3) Cook, b. Jan. 27, 1710, (called Caleb after the death of his father). He d. in Wallingford, Mch. 16, 1790; mar. Oct. 13, 1733, Jerusha Buxton. He was s. of Isaac Cook, b. Jan. 10, 1681; d. Feb. 1, 1712; mar. Oct. 11, 1705, Sarah Curtis of Wallingford. He s. of Samuel Cook, New Haven, 1663; m. May 2, 1667, Hope, dau. of Edward Parker of New Haven. Rem. to Wallingford 10-16-1670. He d. Mch. 1702.
VI.1039. James Madison Maltby, b. Dec. 22, 1808, Oneida Co., N.Y. (Tim.5, Sam.4, Sam.3, Sam.2, Wm.1). One authority gives: "Mar. at Richland, N.Y." Another states: "Mar. at Oswego, N.Y.," Sarah Mea- cham, b. at Pawlet, Vt. She was living at Beloit, Wis., in 1864. They resided at Richland, N.Y., on Maltby farm. The records received do not check. One says "After his death she removed to Wisconsin, taking her two sons with her. Settled on a farm near Beloit. Died prior to her two sons." Another writes "She died 1866 in Beloit. He mar. (2) in 1868, Mary J. Lambert. No children.