- No pension
The money was paid to Quartermaster Cooke’s wife for the maintenance of John Barker, an infant son of Samuel Barker, a soldier who was slain at the fort at Trent Bridges when the Cavaliers surprised the garrison. Warrant signed by Nicholas Charlton and William Nix. The receipt was endorsed with the signature of Margaret Cooke [Quartermaster Cooke was quartermaster of the Nottingham garrison under Colonel John Hutchinson].
Record of payment
- Nottinghamshire County Committee Treasurer’s Payments, 22 December 1645
Payment made to
- Occupation unknown
Place of residence
- City and County of Nottingham