Mary Cobb

1798–1862 (Age 63)
Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Cobb was born on 19 October 1798, in Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Elias Cobb, was 32 and her mother, Mary Wilmarth, was 30. She married Thomas Dutton in February 1824, in Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Waterloo, Jefferson, Wisconsin Territory, United States in 1850 and Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1860. She died on 7 March 1862, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Mary Cobb
Thomas Dutton
Marriage: February 1824
Lucius Dutton
William Dutton
Charles Dutton
Henry Dutton

Spouse & Children

February 1824
Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States


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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 5

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 21

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Cobb, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Mary Cobb, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Mary Cobb in entry for Charles Dutton, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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