John Snook MD

M, #10006, b. 20 April 1861, d. 16 June 1931
Father*Henry Snook Jr b. 21 Apr 1827, d. 17 Nov 1907
Mother*Elizabeth Curtis b. 1825, d. 19 Jan 1894
ChartsPedigree - John's mother Alice Roberta Marie Snook
ReferenceGrf, W6
Birth*20 April 1861 John Snook MD was born on 20 April 1861 at Downhead Farm, Somerset, England; unknown source says Seven Oaks Downhead Southampton England.1 
Immigration*1881 He immigrated in 1881 per 1930 census. 
Marriage*25 July 1887 He married Marie Eugenie Bonnard, daughter of Francis Alexander Bonnard and Margaret Williamson, on 25 July 1887 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California; Marie Eugenie Bonnard to John Snook MD of Southampton England, July 25, 1887
Place of San Francisco is assumed from letters.2 
Census1900*1900 John Snook MD appeared on the 1900 census as the head of household, ED 27 sht 7b 1905 Railroad Ave #144-144, Bakersfield, Kern Co., California, Snook, John 39 b.England Apr 1861, married 13 years, owns home, physician, immigrated 1883 living in US 17 years (note difference as 1910 and 1930 say 1881), parents b.England. 
Event-Misc*2 December 1904 He and Marie Eugenie Bonnard had the following event: on 2 December 1904 at The Grange - Broadstone, Welborne, England, John and Marie got a letter from H Snook, but it's not totally clear from the letter whether from his father or brother Henry. I suspect that it is the father as he says "we are living in a pretty retired situation standing on high ground ... within easy distance of sea, 3 miles from Poole 3 from Wimborne 10 from Blandford, 20 from Millbrook." 
Census1910*1910 John Snook MD appeared on the 1910 census as the head of household, ED64 sht 3a #26-28, Oakland, Alameda Co., California, Snook, John 48 b.England, physician, rents home, age 25 at marriage, immigrated 1881 and is naturalized. 
Census1920*1920 He appeared on the 1920 census as the head of household, ED 174 sht 11b #141-155 2403 Dwight Way, Berkeley , Alameda Co., California, Snook, John 58 b.England (both parents also b.England), owns home free of mtg, immigrated 1881 naturalized 1887, physician in general practice. 
Census1930*1930 He appeared on the 1930 census as the head of household, ED 10 sht 21b #486-500 745 Martin, Monterey, Monterey Co., California, along with Marie Eugenie Bonnard. His info on the census included Snook, John 67 b.England owns worth $10,000, age 28 when married, retired MD, immigrated 1881 and is naturalized, parents b.England - next door is a Walter Snook family, Walter being the same age (wife Harriet.) 
Death*16 June 1931 John Snook MD died on 16 June 1931 at Berkeley, Alameda Co., California, at age 70; John Snook d. June 16, 1931 aged 70.2 
Burial* He was buried at Berkeley, Alameda Co., California. 

Family

Marie Eugenie Bonnard b. 22 Jun 1864, d. 6 Dec 1936
Marriage*25 July 1887 He married Marie Eugenie Bonnard, daughter of Francis Alexander Bonnard and Margaret Williamson, on 25 July 1887 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California; Marie Eugenie Bonnard to John Snook MD of Southampton England, July 25, 1887
Place of San Francisco is assumed from letters.2 
Children
Last Edited7 Jul 2009

Citations

  1. [S172] Snook Bible "in Harry's possesion" - inscribed Mary Ann Phillips the Gift of her affectionate father Thos Phillips May 16th, 1819, Bible dated 2 Oct 1706.
  2. [S165] Bonnard Family Bible - "The Illuminated Bible" with cover picture of Trinity Church New York City - also some loose pages found therein Harper & Brothers: 82 Cliff St, New York, 1846, My Evd # 165.