Emery Cobb, 7N 51W

Emery claimed a quarter in section 15, 7N 51W in 1890.


He might be the Emery Cobb in 1900 Denver, a laborer in a lumber yard, born June 1845 in Connecticut, married 29 years to Sarah J. May 1851 Michigan, with James Aug 1871 Michigan. Jamies is the only one of seven kids still living.

This Emery Cobb was in New York in 1850, age 3, with parents Nathan and Luch Cobb, both 24. Jackson Cobb is 1.

In 1860 Genesee County, Michigan, Nathan and Lucy are 34, Emory 13, Jackson 12, mary 8, Rhoda 4, Lucy 2, and William eleven months.

In 1870 Genesee County, Nathan and Lucy are 45, Jackson 21, Ella 18, Rhoda 13, Lucy 12, William 10, Olive 8, Thomas 6, and Charles 3.

Emery married Sarah J. Dewstoe, 18, in Genesee County, Michigan on March 16, 1870.


They're in Macon County, Missouri in 1880, farming, Emery 33, Sarah 28, and James 8.
Next household is his brother Jackson Cobb, farming, 31 born in New York, and sister Rhoda 23.

June 4, 1885 Macon County "Emery Cobb sold his farm to John Walker."
Emery Cobb, per # 13462974, is buried in Denver 1848-1901.

Sarah J. Cobb is in Denver in 1910, widowed, born about 1853.

September 1898 Sterling "Mr. and Mrs. P. T. Cobb of Atwood left for Denver on the Colorado Special this morning."


Nathan Cobb 1824-1886 # 15031591 and Lucy (Frost)(Barkley) Cobb 1825-1898 # 15031577 are buried in Genesee County, Michigan.
Emery's brother Thomas Jonah Cobb 1865-1929 is buried in Tarrant County, Texas # 75983638, with Ella Matilda (Merryweather) Cobb 1872-1947.

December 14, 1925 Macon, Missouri "Funeral services for Jackson Cobb were held this afternoon at one o'clock at Pleasant View church, conducted by the Hev Thompkins Mr. Cohb passed away at his home four miles east of Cairo Saturday morning. He was seventy-seven years old. For the past six years lit has made his home on a farm near Cairo. Before that time he lived few miles south-east of Macon and was well known in this city. He is survived by his wife, one son, William Mrs. Lucy E. Cobb, one brother, Thos. Cobb who lives in Maryland and a host of other relatives and friends. Interment was made in Pleasant View Cemetery."

If anyone has information on the Logan County one, please let us know.


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