Frank Pierce Cobb

Male22 February 1853–25 December 1919

Brief Life History of Frank Pierce

When Frank Pierce Cobb was born on 22 February 1853, in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Amos Hardy Cobb, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Jane Cutter, was 20. He married Junia S. Austin in September 1876, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1860 and Haverhill, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States in 1910. He died on 25 December 1919, in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

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Frank Pierce Cobb
Letitia "Lettie" Clara Fisher
Marriage: 8 July 1894
Ruth Gertude Cobb
Katherine J Cobb
Elfreda Elizabeth Cobb

Sources (29)

  • Frank P Cobb in household of Amos H Cobb, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Frank P Cobb, "New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915"
  • Franklin P. Cobb, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 July 1894Dorset, Bennington, Vermont, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

    Age 7

    Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860


    Age 10

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 19

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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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