Jedidiah Cobb

21 July 1815–4 March 1880 (Age 64)
Luzerne Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jedidiah

When Jedidiah Cobb was born on 21 July 1815, in Luzerne Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Asa Cobb IV, was 33 and his mother, Catherine Woods, was 32. He married Nancy A Hillard on 23 February 1837, in Crawford, Crawford, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Holmes, Crawford, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Belmont Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 4 March 1880, in Lake Village, Lake Township, Newton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Jedidiah Cobb
1815–1880
Nancy A Hillard
1819–1866
Marriage: 23 February 1837
Clairissa Cobb
1836–1909
Chantz Cobb
1838–
Charlott Cobb
1839–1842
Rebecca Cobb
1841–
Asa Cobb
1844–1901
Peris Cobb
1845–1913
Lucy Cobb
1846–1846
Catherine Elizabeth Cobb
1850–1919
Sarah Jenette Cobb
1854–1855
Nancy Ann Cobb
1858–1923
Elam Jedediah Cobb
1864–1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 February 1837
Crawford, Crawford, Ohio, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Dudley Cobb

    Male1802–1849Male

    Scipron Cobb

    Male1806–1892Male

    Male1805–1860Male

    Henry Cobb

    Male1806–1878Male

    Eliphalet Cobb

    Male1807–1830Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1816

Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1818

Age 3

Illinois is the 21st state.
1835

Age 20

Historical Boundaries: 1835: Newton, Indiana, United States 1839: Jasper, Indiana, United States 1859: Newton, Indiana, United States

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J Cobb, "United States Census, 1860"
  • J Cobb, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jediah Cobb, "United States Census, 1870"

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