Modena Chittenden Clark1,2,3

ID# 1042, (1779 - 1837)
  • Born: 4 Oct 1779 in Ira, Vermont.2,5
  • Married: Gideon Dyer Cobb abt 1796 in Castleton, Vermont.6,3
  • Died: 7 Oct 1837 in Caldwell Co., Kentucky.5
  • Buried: in Riverview Cemetery, Eddyville, Kentucky.5
Modena also appears in our Family History Section where there is much more information about her.

Children with Gideon Dyer Cobb:


  1. Deborah Anne Cobb Freeman. Family file "David and Deborah.GED," 31 Jul 1998, by e-mail 31 Jul 1998.
  2. Ira, Rutland Co., Vermont, Town Records, Town Clerk.
  3. Chittenden Lyon, letter. 5 Apr 1828, to James Witherell.
  4. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, being the History of the United States as Illustrated in the Lives of the Founders, Builders, and Defenders of the Republic.... Vol III. New York: James T. White & Company, 1900.
  5. Eddyville, Kentucky. Eddyville Cemetery. Modena Cobb grave marker.
  6. Ruth Garrett Cobb, "The Cobb-Garrett Family History", typescript. 1964.
  7. Judith Kilbury-Cobb. "RE: Cobb Ancestry." E-mail message. 15 Jun 2001.
  8. William Elsey Connelley and E. M. Coulter, History of Kentucky. 5 vols.. Chicago and New York: American Historical Society, 1922.
  9. Mary W. Clark, Register of Deaths, Caldwell Co.
  10. Crittenden Co. Deeds. County Courthouse. 107 S. Main St., Marion, Kentucky.
  11. Thomas W. Westerfield, editor, Kentucky Genealogy and Biography, vol. IV, Sketches from Caldwell, Crittenden, Hopkins, Livingston. Logan, Lyon, Simpson, Union, and Webster Counties. Owensboro, Kentucky: Genealogical Reference Company, 1972.
  12. Inez Kirkpatrick Eishen, "Descendants of William Bradford", genealogy report. Currently held by author, Boone, North Carolina.