Willard Cobb1,2,3

ID# 16616, (1805 - 1832)
FatherJoshua Cobb2,1 (27 May 1776 - 27 Aug 1860)
MotherNancy Crawford2,1 (6 Aug 1782 - 3 Aug 1864)

Key Events:

Birth: 25 Jun 1805, Pennsylvania4,5,6
Death: 21 Jul 1832, Decatur Co., Indiana7,6
Burial: Sand Creek Cemetery, Greensburg, Indiana8
ChartsDescendants of Gideon Cobb
AncestryThe Cobbs of Pawlet, Vermont

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Willard Cobb was born on 25 Jun 1805 in Pennsylvania.4,5,6 He was probably one of the three males under age 10 listed in the household of his father, Joshua Cobb, in the 1810 Federal Census of Cumberland Twp., Greene Co., Pennsylvania.9 He moved to Aurora, Indiana, in 1819 with his parents.10 He was probably one of the three males age 10 to 16 listed in the household of his father in the 1820 Federal Census of Laughery, Dearborn Co., Indiana.11
     Willard died on 21 Jul 1832 in Decatur Co., Indiana, at age 27.7,6 He was buried in Sand Creek Cemetery, Greensburg, Indiana, in the oldest section, in a row with Joshua and Nancy's other children.8

Citations

  1. [S4079] The William Crawford Memorial, pg 287.
  2. [S1097] Campbell, "Descendants of Henry Cobb."
  3. [S1166] Kennedy, "Re: The Joshua Cobb Family," e-mail to author, 29 Jan 2007.
  4. [S1097] Campbell, "Descendants of Henry Cobb", shows date.
  5. [S1166] Kennedy, "Re: The Joshua Cobb Family," e-mail to author, 29 Jan 2007, shows date and state.
  6. [S4079] The William Crawford Memorial, pg 287, shows date.
  7. [S1166] Kennedy, "Re: The Joshua Cobb Family," e-mail to author, 29 Jan 2007, shows date, county, and state.
  8. [S1166] Kennedy, "Re: The Joshua Cobb Family," e-mail to author, 29 Jan 2007, shows all Joshua's children buried in a row in the oldest section.
  9. [S1099] Joshua Cobb household, 1810 U.S. Census, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.
  10. [S4077] Biographical History of Eminent and Self-made Men of the State of Indiana, pg 83.
  11. [S1173] Joshua Cobb household, 1820 U.S. Census, Dearborn Co., Indiana.