Fighting McCooks

Also Known As: McCooks, Fighting

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Anson George McCook

Anson George McCook

Alexander McDowell McCook

Alexander McDowell McCook

Gen. Alexander McCook and staff posed on porch near Washington, D.C.

Gen. Alexander McCook and staff posed on porch near Washington, D.C.

Brigadier General Daniel McCook

Brigadier General Daniel McCook

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Anson McCook

Anson George McCook (October 10, 1835 – December 30, 1917) was a brevet brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, attorney, and three-term postbellum U.S. Congressman from New York. He was a member of the “Fighting McCooks,” one of America’s most prolific military families during the Civil War.

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