Dolores Cook at the Cordova Ranch in Castaic (now under the manmade Castaic Lake) in about 1886. Detail from AP2205.
Dolores Cook was born about 1854. Son of William Cook (heritage unknown) and Trinidad Espinoza, a California Indian born at the
San Gabriel mission.
Married the former miss Francis Olme on May 30, 1879, and moved to Castaic in 1882.
Killed by Castaic landowner William C. Chormicle on Feb. 28, 1890.