Born: December 4, 1859, County Durham, England.
Died: May 27, 1933, York, Ontario, Canada.
Buried: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Joseph was the son of Christopher and June Cook, and husband of Susie Oaks Canfield (married September 24, 1885, Lacolle, Quebec, Canada).
He was educated at Wesleyan College, McGill University, Montréal, Canada.
Ordained a Methodist minister, he later served in the United Church of Canada.
If you know where to get a good photo of Cook (head-and-shoulders, at least 200×300 pixels),