West Virginia Pioneers

William F Cobb

Male 1874 - 1932  (57 years)


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  • Name William F Cobb 
    Born 12 Nov 1874  Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 May 1932  Grafton, Taylor County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Death Record
      Name: WM. F./COBB
      Sex: Male
      Death Date: 07 May 1932
      Death Place: Grafton, Taylor, WV
      Age at Death: 59y 5m 25d
      Burial Place: Cledennen, W Va
      Burial Date: 09 May 1932
      Birth Date: 12 Nov 1872
      Birth Place: W Va
      Marital Status: M
      Spouse: Arbella Estep
      Occupation: Glass Worker
      Mother: Elizabeth Green
      Mother's Birth Place: W Va
      Father: Wm N Cobb
      Father's Birth Place: W Va
      Informant: Chas E Seargeant, Grafton, WV

      Cobb, William F.
      b. Nov. 12, 1874 d. May 7, 1932
      Mary Osborne Cemetery
      Clendenin, Kanawha County
      West Virginia, USA
    Person ID I9166  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2017 

    Father William Cobb,   b. 24 Mar 1848, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1921  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Green,   b. 17 Jan 1850, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1902  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1872  [3
    Notes 

    • Roane Co marriages
      William Cobb 23, Jackson, Roane
      Elizabeth Hite, 22 (w), Jackson, Roane
      William & H
      William & Ellen
      6/15/1872

      1880 Census Place: Big Sandy, Kanawha, West Virginia Page 213C
      William COBB Self M M W 31 W. V.
      Elizabeth COBB Wife F M W 30 W. V.
      Mary E. COBB Dau F S W 7 W. V.
      Stephen COBB Son M S W 5 W. V.
      William COBB Son M S W 5 W. V.
      John COBB Son M S W 2 W. V.
      Sarah COBB Dau F S W 5M W. V.
      James HITE Nephew M S W 10 W. V.
      Occ: At Home Fa: W. V. Mo: VA.

      1900 Big Sandy, Kanawha Co., WV
      Cobb, William 51 WV Mar 1849, Farmer, married 28 years
      Elizabeth 50 WV Jan 1850, 11 children, 9 living
      Sarrah F. 20 WV Jan 1880
      Julia M. 18 WV Nov 1881
      Cora A. 16 WV Sep 1883
      Ozellia A. 10 WV Jul 1889
      Lewis M. 9 WV Jan 1891
      Stephen L. 25 WV Nov 1874 day laborer

      1910 Big Sandy, Kanawha, WV #278 all WVWVWV
      Cobb, William 91 m2- 7y
      Emily 56 m2- 7y 1-0 child
      John B son 32 s
      Ozella A da 21 s
      Lewis M son 19

      Burial: Mary Osborne Cemetery Clendenin
      Elizabeth Cobb
      Birth: Jan. 17, 1850
      Death: Jul. 3, 1902
      William N. Cobb
      Birth: Mar. 24, 1848
      Death: May 26, 1921
    Family ID F10009  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Cora Elizabeth Cobb,   b. 12 Dec 1879, Belgrove, Jackson County, West Virginia, Unites States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1951, Taylor County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1897  Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 2/28/1897
      Place: Jackson, West Virginia
      William F Cobb, 23, Kanawha, Jackson
      Cora Elizabeth Cobb, 17, Jackson, Jackson

      1900 Union, Jackson, WV # 93 all WVWVWV
      Cobb, Joseph M 5/1834 m 44y
      Margaret 1/1839 m 44y 10-8 children
      Cora C da 12/1880 m 3y 2-1 child
      William S sil 11/1874 m 3y
      Cairy gd 3/1896
      Della M gd 3/1884

      1910 Grafton Wd 2, Taylor, WV # 256-261 all WVWVWV
      Cobb, William F 34 m1- 16y
      Cora E 28 m1- 16y
      Mary M da 14
      Ella G da 9
      Stella M da 9
      May M da 6
      Nelson, Harry boarder 30 s WV VAVA

      1920 Grafton, Taylor, WV #26-34
      Cobb, William 45
      Cora 37
      Stella da 19
      Maggie da 16
      Lila gd 2 5/12

      1930 Grafton, Taylor, WV #53 all WVWVWV
      Greene, Charles D 34 md age 30
      Cora 48 md age 15
      Peer, Caroline sd 31 d
      Seargeant, Thomas G lodger 35
    Children 
     1. Cairey M Cobb,   b. Mar 1896, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ella Gay Cobb,   b. 24 Jun 1900, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Stella M Cobb,   b. 24 Jun 1900, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret May Cobb,   b. CA 1903, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F3032  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Arabella King,   b. Oct 1880, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Apr 1920  Taylor County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 4/10/1920
      Place: Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia, United States
      William F Cobb, div, 44, WV; Grafton, WV
      Aribell Estep, wid, 38, WV, Taylor Co, WV

      1930 Grafton, Taylor, WV #216-224 all WVWVWV
      Cobb, William F 54 md age 44
      Arabew 47 md age 37
      Estep, Everett ss 11
    Family ID F18708  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 May 1932 - Grafton, Taylor County, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    White Pine School 1899
    White Pine School 1899

  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

    3. [S15] Marriage Records, Roane Co, WV.

    4. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.

    5. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.