- Birth Date
- 1 January 1822
- Death Date
- 10 February 1888
His wife's siblings also traveled to Utah with his family.
David sailed to America in 1849 on the ship Zetland.
- Age at Departure: 30
- Head of Household
- Cook, Janet Hunter, Autobiographical statement in "A Short Sketch of the Life of David Simpson Cook and Wife, Janet Hunter Cook," 2, Upper Snake River Valley Histories, David O. McKay Library, B.Y.U. Idaho, Rexburg, Idaho.
- "Deaths," Deseret News [Weekly], (1888), vol. 37, 80.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Saints By Sea: Latter-Day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah, Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946.
- Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949.