Gideon Cobb1,2,3

ID# 17632, (1791 - 1864)
  • Born: 26 Jun 1791 in Pawlet, Vermont.4,6,2
  • Married: Roxana Worden 18 Oct 1819 in Rochester, New York.7,4,2
  • Died: in Aug 1864 in Rochester, New York.4,5,8
  • Buried: 7 Aug 1864 in Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, New York.8,9
Gideon also appears in our Family History Section where there is much more information about him.

Children with Roxana Worden:


  1. Janet Muff, Extracts from early Vermont probate records.
  2. Philip L Cobb, A History of the Cobb Family. Cleveland:, 1907, 1914, 1915. Reprint, Pawtucket, Rhode Island: Quintin Publications.
  3. New York. Monroe Co.. 1850 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication M432-528. Washington: National Archives.
  4. The Michigan Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Application of Howard Cole Sherman, National no. 40400.
  5. "Tombstone Inscriptions from Section I of Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, New York." Online GenWeb Monroe County NY.
  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. "Married." Rochester Telegraph. Rochester, New York, 19 Oct 1819.
  8. Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, New York, burial records.
  9. Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, New York, plot records.
  10. Warren Kling. "Gideon Cobb (1791-1864), Early Rochester Pioneer, Brickmaker, and Developer of Monroe Avenue." Epitaph: The Friends of Mount Hope Newsletter. Vol 21, no. 1 (Winter, 2001).
  11. GenWeb Monroe County New York. Online <>.
  12. New York. Monroe Co. 1855 New York State Census. New York State Archives Albany, New York.
  13. Maria Cobb Hall, Certificate of Death, Missouri State Board of Health.
  14. Francis A. Cole, Transcript of Certificate of Death, Department of State, Division of Vital Statistics State of Michigan.