Pearl Elizabeth Cobb

1876–Female
Michigan, United States

The Life of Pearl Elizabeth

Pearl Elizabeth Cobb was born in September 1876, in Michigan, United States as the daughter of C Cobb and Elizabeth Laurence. She married Ambrose Minty Talmadge on 29 February 1896. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

Ambrose Minty Talmadge
1865–1920
Pearl Elizabeth Cobb
1876–
Marriage: 29 February 1896
Anna Marie Tallmadge
1897–1939
Ambrose Duffield Tallmadge
1899–1930
Robert Lawrence Tallmadge
1905–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 February 1896
children

(3)

    Anna Marie Tallmadge

    Female1897–1939Female

    Ambrose Duffield Tallmadge

    Male1899–1930Male

    Male1905–1968Male

Parents and Siblings

    C Cobb

    MaleMale

    Elizabeth Laurence

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 3

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 31

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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)

  • Pearl E Tallmadge, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Pearl Tallmadge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pearl Talmadge in household of Ambrose Talmadge, "United States Census, 1920"

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