Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. BAR_1715_02

Cook v Hooper (2 appeals)



Case Name Long

Bernard and Sarah Cook, and Susannah King v Robert Lettice Hooper (2 appeals)


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.2 [1242] p.704 (8 Nov. 1715 – 27 Aug. 1718)

  PC Register Citation

George I v.1 (1 Aug. 1714 – 2 March 1717) p.309, 326, 335: PC 2/85/309, 326, 335


  PC Register Citation

George I v.2 (2 March 1717 – 25 Aug. 1720) p.131, 162, 169: PC 2/86/131, 162, 169



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 12 Jan. 1715


Chancery – 31 Oct. 1716



Cook, Bernard, mariner, of London, appellant (husband of Sarah)


Cook, Sarah, appellant (wife of Bernard)


Hooper, Robert Lettice, respondent


King, Susannah, spinster, of London, appellant


Perrot, John, deceased (husband of Mary)


Perrot, Mary, presumed deceased (widow of John)



Concerning land.


Decree reversed in first appeal; second appeal dismissed for non-prosecution.

References in Smith, Appeals to the Privy Council from the American Plantations

Table of Cases (Cook v Hooper)


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew


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