Mary Amanda Cobb

January 1866–1917 (Age 51)
Panthersville, DeKalb, Georgia, United States

The Life of Mary Amanda

When Mary Amanda Cobb was born in January 1866, in Panthersville, DeKalb, Georgia, United States, her father, William Tony Cobb, was 44 and her mother, Margaret Ann Moore, was 41. She married Joseph Harney Thibadeau on 22 September 1893, in Fulton, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Suwanee, Gwinnett, Georgia, United States in 1880. She died in 1917, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Cool Springs Cemetery, Eastland Heights, DeKalb, Georgia, United States.

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Joseph Harney Thibadeau
Mary Amanda Cobb
Marriage: 22 September 1893
William Cobb Thibadeau
Mary Thibadeau
Adele Margaret Thibadeau
Joseph Harney Thibadeau Jr.

Spouse and Children

22 September 1893
Fulton, Georgia, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Tony Cobb





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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 0

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 15

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Dorset; also East Anglia):1. from the Middle English byname or personal name Cobbe, Cobba, or its Old Norse cognate Kobbi, which are probably from an element meaning ‘lump’, used to denote a large man. 2. from a reduced form of Jacob .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Cobb in household of Benjamin F White, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mamy Cobb in household of William T Cobb, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary A Cobb in household of William T Cobb, "United States Census, 1880"

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