Died at his residence in Galena, May 27th, 1859, of disease of the heart, Col. Nicholas Cook, aged 67 yr, 7da. The deceased was born at Franklin, Pendleton Co., VA eimigrated to this county in 1836 when he removed to Galena. He was well know in the eastern portion of the county. He leaves numerous family. He was a member of the M. E. Church for 40 years.