Bathsheba Cobleigh

12 June 1743–22 April 1815 (Age 71)
Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Bathsheba

When Bathsheba Cobleigh was born on 12 June 1743, in Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Eleazar Cobleigh, was 25 and her mother, Phebe Hedley, was 21. She married Aaron Smith in 1764, in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 22 April 1815, in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Smith
1740–1819
Bathsheba Cobleigh
1743–1815
Marriage: 1764
Sarah Smith
1765–
Aaron Smith Jr
1771–1837
Ruth Mary "Polly" Smith
1773–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1764
Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 33

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 33

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 38

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Devon called Cobley, from the Old English personal name Cobba ( see Cobb 1) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bertha Shabe in entry for Sarah Smith, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Bertha Shafe in entry for Aaron Smith, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Bathsheba Cobley, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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