Jane Elizabeth Cobb

20 September 1833–23 November 1900 (Age 67)
Foggathorpe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane Elizabeth

When Jane Elizabeth Cobb was born on 20 September 1833, in Foggathorpe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Cobb, was 30 and her mother, Mary Selby, was 24. She married Thomas Paul Stephenson on 12 October 1853, in Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Pocklington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and St Martin, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 23 November 1900, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Paul Stephenson
Jane Elizabeth Cobb
Marriage: 12 October 1853
Joseph Stephenson
Thomas William Stephenson
Robert Cobb Stephenson
Mary Etty Stephenson
Mary Jane Stephenson
John Henry Stephenson
Susann Stephenson
Priscilla Stephenson
Paul Stephenson
Charles Edward Stephenson
David Cobb Stephenson
Eliza Jane Stephenson
Henry Or Harry Stephenson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1853Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 10
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 21
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish (Angus): 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.Irish: shortened form of McCobb , a patronymic from the personal name Hob, an English pet form of Robert .

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

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    Sources (59)

    • Jane Cobb, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Jane Cobb in entry for Joseph Daniel Smith and Eliza Jane Stephenson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Jane Cobb in entry for Susan Stephenson Stanbridge, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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