Gideon Cobb1,2,3

ID# 1326, (1718 - 1798)
  • Born: 8 Jul 1718 in Stonington, Connecticut.1,5,4
  • Baptised: 19 Oct 1718 in Stonington, Connecticut.1
  • Married: Abigail Dyer 5 Nov 1739 in Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut.1
  • Died: 25 Jul 1798 in Pawlet, Vermont.4,7,8
  • Buried: in Mettowee Valley Cemetery, Pawlet, Rutland Co., Vermont.9
Gideon also appears in our Family History Section where there is much more information about him.

Children with Abigail Dyer:


  1. Susan E. Roser, Early Descendants of Henry Cobb of Barnstable, Massachusetts. Milton, Ontario, Canada: Stewart Publishing & Printing, 2008.
  2. Hiel Hollister. Pawlet for One Hundred Years. Albany: J. Munsell, 1867. Digital reprint, Waterville, Maine: Kennebec Publishers.
  3. Vermont. Rutland Co.. 1790 U.S. Census. Micropublication M637-12. Washington: National Archives.
  4. Philip L Cobb, A History of the Cobb Family. Cleveland:, 1907, 1914, 1915. Reprint, Pawtucket, Rhode Island: Quintin Publications.
  5. Lorraine Cook White, editor, The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. 55 vol. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002.
  6. Edmund Janes Cleveland and Horace Gillette Cleveland, compilers, The Genealogy of the Cleveland and Cleaveland Families: an Attempt to Trace, in Both the Male and Female lines.... 3 vols.. Hartford, Connecticut: printed for the Subscribers by Case, Lockwod & Brainard Co., 1899.
  7. Ruth Gardiner Hall, complier, Descendants of Governor William Bradford (through the first seven generations). Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1951.
  8. Janet Muff. "Fwd: cobb." E-mail message. 6 May 2009.
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  10. Vital Records of Norwich Connecticut, 1659-1848, Part I. Hartford: Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Connecticut, 1913.
  11. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files. micropublication M804. Washington: National Archives.
  12. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920. Multiple volumes. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library, various.
  13. Wells Land Records. Town Clerk. Wells, Rutland Co., Vermont.