Edward W. Cooch
10th Lieutenant Governor of Delaware
In office
January 19, 1937 – January 21, 1941
GovernorRichard C. McMullen
Preceded byRoy F. Corley
Succeeded byIsaac J. MacCollum
Personal details
Edward Webb Cooch

(1876-01-17)January 17, 1876
Cooch's Bridge, Delaware
DiedNovember 22, 1964(1964-11-22) (aged 88)
Delaware, United States
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Eleanor Bedford Wilkins
ChildrenEdward W. Cooch Jr.[1]
Alma materDelaware College
Harvard Law School

Edward Webb Cooch Sr. (January 17, 1876 – November 22, 1964) was an American politician who served as the tenth Lieutenant Governor of Delaware from January 19, 1937, to January 21, 1941, under Governor Richard C. McMullen.[2][3][4]


  1. ^ "EDWARD COOCH Obituary: View EDWARD COOCH's Obituary by The News Journal". legacy.com. Retrieved 2014-12-12.
  2. ^ Warren, C. (1908). History of the Harvard Law School and of Early Legal Conditions in America. Vol. 3. Lewis Publishing Company. Retrieved 2014-12-12.
  3. ^ Cooch, E.B.W. (1962). The ancestors of Eleanor Bedford Wilkins Cooch and Edward Webb Cooch. Mercantile Press. Retrieved 2014-12-12.
  4. ^ Schwarz, J.C. (1937). Who's who in Law. Vol. 1. J.C. Schwarz. Retrieved 2014-12-12.
Political offices Preceded byRoy F. Corley Lieutenant Governor of Delaware 1937-1941 Succeeded byIsaac J. MacCollum