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From: "m.cobb" <>
Subject: Re: Roll Call - William Riley Cobb
Date: Sat, 28 Jan 2006 12:04:44 -0600
References: <20060128.091755.332.13.bjatkinson@juno.com>


Parents of David T. Cobbs unknown.


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From: <>
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Sent: Saturday, January 28, 2006 10:17 AM
Subject: Re: Roll Call - William Riley Cobb


> ok, more questions to finish off these Hopkins Co, KY Cobbs
>
> Thomas G. b 5 1851 in KY. Married Matilda LNU. in the 1900 census
> Nathan b. 1815 m. Nancy and had son Nathan? per Lynn Cobb Alvarez?
> Thomas b. 1818 TN, m. Frances E. Thompson 19 Jan 1848 in Hopkins Co, KY
>
> And do you have any idea who the parents of David T were?
>
>
> On Sat, 28 Jan 2006 10:06:13 -0600 "m.cobb" <> writes:
>> Robert H. Cobbs was the son of David T. Cobbs, born 1790-1800 VA.
>> First
>> appears Hopkins Co in 1840. I suspect he was the David Cobbs who
>> married
>> Dolly Burton in Amelia Co, VA in 1821; and possibly the same David
>> Cobbs who
>> appears on the 1820 & 30 census in Buckingham Co, VA.
>>
>> Levi Cobb was the son of Rice Cobb. Anna Williams parents unknown.
>>
>> Leah and Isham Williams were probably related. Can't swear how
>> close.
>> There was a strong inter-relationship between the Williams and Cobbs
>>
>> families.
>>
>> Lockey Cobbs parents yet unknown.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: <>
>> To: <>
>> Cc: <>; <>
>> Sent: Saturday, January 28, 2006 9:35 AM
>> Subject: Re: Roll Call - William Riley Cobb
>>
>>
>> > Wow, I finally got through all of this stuff...
>> >
>> > Now, question or 2....
>> > who was Robert H. Cobbs who m. Lockey Branson and died 1861 in
>> MO?
>> >
>> > Who was Levi Cobbs who m. Anna Williams?
>> > Were Leah Williams and Isham Williams siblings?
>> > Who were the parents of Anna Williams?
>> > Who was Lockey Cobbs who m. Benjamin Crowley Jr in 1833 in Hopkins
>> Co,
>> > KY?
>> >
>> > And probably a few 100 other questions later.
>> >
>> >> Descendants of Howell COBB - 28 Jan 2006
>> >>
>> >
>>
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> > ------
>> >>
>> >> First Generation
>> >>
>> >> 1. Howell COBB was born in 1793 in Virginia. He appeared in
>> the
>> >> census on
>> >> 7 August 1820 in Hopkins County, Kentucky. He appeared in the
>> >> census on 1
>> >> June 1830 in Hopkins County, Kentucky. He appeared in the census
>> on
>> >> 1 June
>> >> 1840 in Hopkins County, Kentucky. The listing for his household
>> on
>> >> this
>> >> enumeration is confusing. The census states there was one male
>> >> 40-50 years
>> >> of age (himself) and one female 40-50 (his wife). Further, it
>> lists
>> >> one
>> >> male 10-15 (son Jesse). In Howell's household at that time was
>> a
>> >> daughter
>> >> 15-20 years of age who is unidentified. Also there is one male
>> >> listed as
>> >> being 5-10 years of age that is unidentified. This could
>> possibly
>> >> have been
>> >> either (1) M. William Cobb who married Elizabeth Majors in
>> Hopkins
>> >> County in
>> >> 1849; or (2) William Riley Cobb who married Lucinda Wilcox in
>> >> Muhlenberg
>> >> County in 1851. He appeared in the census on 19 August 1850
>> in
>> >> Hopkins
>> >> County, Kentucky (2nd District). At that time, he and his wife
>> were
>> >> living
>> >> next door to son Jesse.
>> >>
>> >> Howell COBB and Leah WILLIAMS were married on 1 April 1811 in
>> >> Jefferson
>> >> County, Tennessee. Leah WILLIAMS was born in 1790 in Virginia.
>> She
>> >>
>> >> appeared in the census on 7 August 1820 in Hopkins County,
>> Kentucky.
>> >> She
>> >> appeared in the census on 1 June 1830 in Hopkins County,
>> Kentucky.
>> >> She
>> >> appeared in the census on 1 June 1840 in Hopkins County,
>> Kentucky.
>> >> She
>> >> appeared in the census on 19 August 1850 in Hopkins County,
>> Kentucky
>> >> (2nd
>> >> District). Howell COBB and Leah WILLIAMS had the following
>> >> children:
>> >>
>> >> +2 i. Greenberry COBB Sr (born on 15 January 1811).
>> >> +3 ii. Elizabeth COBB (born on 10 December 1813).
>> >> +4 iii. Thomas G. COBB (born on 5 June 1820).
>> >> +5 iv. Jesse G. COBBS (born in 1828).
>> >> 6 v. Catherine COBB was born in 1839 in Illinois. She was deaf
>> and
>> >> dumb.
>> >> She appeared in the census on 19 August 1850 in Hopkins County,
>> >> Kentucky
>> >> (2nd District).
>> >> 7 vi. Louisa COBB was born in 1844 in Illinois. She appeared
>> in
>> >> the census
>> >> on 19 August 1850 in Hopkins County, Kentucky (2nd District).
>> >>
>> >> As you can see, your William Riley fits in between Jesse and
>> >> Catherine very
>> >> nicely, with room for several more children.
>> >>
>> >> That's enough for now. Your thoughts appreciated. What do you
>> >> have?
>> >>
>> >> Mike
>> >>
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>> > The conceit of arrogance is the greatest stupidity, raging
>> > self-rightousness the greatest evil,and dishonest leadership the
>> greatest
>> > treason." Dr. Bob Boyle
>> >
>>
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>
>
> The conceit of arrogance is the greatest stupidity, raging
> self-rightousness the greatest evil,and dishonest leadership the greatest
> treason." Dr. Bob Boyle
>
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