Jennie C. Pratt1,2,3

ID# 16636, (1857 - )
FatherFredrick M. Pratt4,5,6 (Mar 1828 - bef 1910)
MotherEliza M. [surname unknown]7,8,9 (Feb 1830 - )

Key Events:

Birth: Dec 1857, New York10,11,12
Marriage: Thomas Jefferson Cobb, 23 Nov 188113,14,15

Spouse:Thomas Jefferson Cobb (6 Nov 1849 - )
     Children:

  • Ethelyn Cobb25,26,27 (3 Apr 1884 - )
  • Fredrica Cobb25,26,27 (7 Jan 1888 - )
ChartsDescendants of Gideon Cobb

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Jennie C. Pratt was born in Dec 1857 in New York.10,11,12 She appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Buffalo, Erie Co., New York, in the household of her parents, Fredrick M. Pratt and Eliza M. [surname unknown]16
     She moved with her parents to Pennsylvania by 1870, first to Pleasantville, in Venango Co., then to Titusville, in Crawford Co. by 1880. She appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Pleasantville, Venango Co., Pennsylvania, in the household of her parents.17 She appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Titusville, Pennsylvania in the household of her parents.4
     Jennie married Thomas Jefferson Cobb, son of John Cobb and Maria Caffin, on 23 Nov 1881.13,14,15
     Jennie and Thomas apparently separated before 1900, as he was living with his mother in 1900, and she and the two daughters were living with her parents in Titusville, Pennsylvania. She remained there, appearing with her mother in 1910 and 1920, the last record that has been found for her.18,19,20,21 She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Titusville, Pennsylvania in the household of her parents, with her daughters Ethelyn and Fredrica.5
     Jennie appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Titusville, Pennsylvania in the household of her mother, Eliza M. [surname unknown], with her daughters, Ethelyn and Fredrica.8 She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Titusville, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, at 324 W. Spruce St., enumerated 14 Jan 1920. Her mother is listed as living with her.9
     She was a teacher in 1900, reported no occupation in 1910, and was a keeper of a notions store in 1920.22,23,24

Citations

  1. [S4079] The William Crawford Memorial, pg 288, shows name as Jennie C. Pratt.
  2. [S2750] Fred M. Pratt household, 1860 U.S. Census, Erie Co., New York, shows name as Jenny Pratt.
  3. [S2751] Fredrick Pratt household, 1870 U.S. Census, Venago Co., Pennsylvania, shows name as Jennie C. Pratt.
  4. [S2749] Fred M. Pratt household, 1880 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania.
  5. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania.
  6. [S2750] Fred M. Pratt household, 1860 U.S. Census, Erie Co., New York, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  7. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows Eliza as the wife of Fredrick and Jennie as his daughter, and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  8. [S2747] Eliza Pratt household, 1910 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania.
  9. [S2748] Jennie P. Cobb household, 1920 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania.
  10. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows month, year, age 42 and state.
  11. [S2750] Fred M. Pratt household, 1860 U.S. Census, Erie Co., New York, shows age 2 and state.
  12. [S2751] Fredrick Pratt household, 1870 U.S. Census, Venago Co., Pennsylvania, shows age 12 and state.
  13. [S4079] The William Crawford Memorial, pg 288, shows date.
  14. [S1097] Campbell, "Descendants of Henry Cobb", shows married c. 1880.
  15. [S1546] Mariah Cobb household, 1900 U.S. Census, Dearborn Co., Indiana, shows him as married, 20 years; she is not in household.
  16. [S2750] Fred M. Pratt household, 1860 U.S. Census, Erie Co., New York.
  17. [S2751] Fredrick Pratt household, 1870 U.S. Census, Venago Co., Pennsylvania.
  18. [S1546] Mariah Cobb household, 1900 U.S. Census, Dearborn Co., Indiana, shows Thomas living with his mother.
  19. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows Jennie living with her parents, with the two daughters.
  20. [S2747] Eliza Pratt household, 1910 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows Jennie living with her mother, with the two daughters.
  21. [S2748] Jennie P. Cobb household, 1920 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows her mother living with her.
  22. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows occupation as teacher.
  23. [S2747] Eliza Pratt household, 1910 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows occupation as none.
  24. [S2748] Jennie P. Cobb household, 1920 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows occupation as store keeper, industry as notions.
  25. [S1097] Campbell, "Descendants of Henry Cobb."
  26. [S4079] The William Crawford Memorial, pg 288.
  27. [S2746] Fredrick M. Pratt household, 1900 U.S. Census, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania, shows name as Jennie as daughter and the child as granddaughter of Fredick Pratt.