My husband is ggrandson of Brownlow Cook. His grandfather is Mitchell Cook. His father is Elmer Cook. I found the following information on another website.
Brownlow was born in 1849 in North Carolina. He married Martha Meline (born 1850 in NC) in about 1868. Their children were:
Indell Andrew Cook (b 1869 - NC)
James Madison Cook (b1871 - NC)
Mitchell John Cook (b 1872 - NC)
Mary Jane Cook (b 1873 - NC)
Robert Cook (b 1876 - NC)
Palton D. Cook (1878 - NC)