Joe Thomas Dobbs

2 September 1888–25 February 1954 (Age 65)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Joe Thomas

When Joe Thomas Dobbs was born on 2 September 1888, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Jesse Jarvis Dobbs, was 46 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Wilson, was 44. He married Ruth Agnes Blasingame on 13 March 1907, in Choctaw, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Webster, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 4, Webster, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died on 25 February 1954, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Blythe Creek Cemetery, Reform, Choctaw, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joe Thomas Dobbs
1888–1954
Ruth Agnes Blasingame
1889–1977
Marriage: 13 March 1907
Joseph Walter Dobbs
1908–1975
Jessie Reed Dobbs
1909–1962
Lydia Evelyn Dobbs
1910–2004
Roland Dobbs
1913–
Marvin Dobbs
1915–
Elsie M Dobbs
1919–1998
Buck N Dobbs
1921–1969
Rassie Dobbs
1923–2012
Alice Dobbs
1925–2009
Elmer Dobbs
1928–2010
Charlie Pittman Dobbs
1931–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 March 1907
Choctaw, Mississippi, United States
children

(11)

    Joseph Walter Dobbs

    Male1908–1975Male

    Jessie Reed Dobbs

    Male1909–1962Male

    Lydia Evelyn Dobbs

    Female1910–2004Female

    Roland Dobbs

    Male1913–Male

    Marvin Dobbs

    Male1915–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic meaning ‘son of Robert’, common in central England ( see Dobb ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J T Dobbs, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joe T Dopps, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joseph T Dobbs in household of Jesse J Dobbs, "United States Census, 1900"

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