Lucy Barnaby1,2,3

ID# 16726, (1837 - 1906)
FatherJohn Barnaby4,5 (abt 1801 - )
MotherMaria [surname unknown]4,6 (abt 1801 - )

Key Events:

Birth: Dec 1837, Wrentham, Suffolk, England1,7,8
Marriage: John Elliott, between Jul 1859 and Sep 1859, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England9,10,11
Marriage: Elkanah Cobb, 2 Feb 1870, Johnson Co., Indiana12,13,14
Death: 16 Apr 1906, Seymour, Indiana15

Spouse: John Elliott (about 1834 - )
     Children:

  • Robert John Elliott23,24 (abt Jun 1860 - )
  • Winifred Lucy Elliott24,25 (bt Apr 1862 - Jun 1862 - )
  • Agnes E. Elliott24,26 (abt 1864 - )

Spouse:Elkanah Cobb (19 Oct 1819 - 4 Oct 1887)
     Child:

  • Alice M. Cobb27,28,29 (Dec 1873 - )
ChartsDescendants of Gideon Cobb

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Lucy Barnaby was born in Dec 1837 in Wrentham, Suffolk, England.1,7,8 She appeared on the 1841 U.K. Census of Wrentham, Suffolk, in the household of her parents John Barnaby and Maria [surname unknown].16
     She appeared on the 1851 U.K. Census of Wrentham, Suffolk, in the household of her parents.5 She married first John Elliott between Jul and Sep 1859, in Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England.9,10,11
     Lucy and John Elliott appeared on the 1861 U.K. Census of Clerkenwell, Middlesex, at 11 Wharton St., with their son Robert John listed as living with them, as was a household servant, Judith Frost, age 14.17
     Lucy and John arrived in New York on 10 Jan 1866, with their children Robert, Winifred and Agnes, aboard the SS City of London sailing in cabin class. His occupation was listed as "gentleman" and hers as "lady." Also apparently traveling with them was a 21-year-old servant, Jane.18,19
     Lucy married second Elkanah Cobb, son of Joshua Cobb and Nancy Crawford, on 2 Feb 1870 in Johnson Co., Indiana.12,13,14
     Lucy and Elkanah Cobb appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Seymour, Jackson Co., Indiana, enumerated 25 Jul 1870. His children by his prior marriage, Nancy, John and Abraham, were listed as living with them, as are her children by her prior marriage, Robert, Winifred and Agnes Elliott.20
     She and Elkanah appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Jackson Twp., Jackson Co., Indiana, enumerated 10 Jun 1880. Their daughter Alice was listed as living with them, as are his children by his prior marriage, Nancy, John and Abraham, and her daughters by her prior marriage, Winifred and Agnes Elliott. There were also two laborers apparently employed on the farm, Thomas Miskel, age 32, and Simon Larue, age 30.21
     She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Seymour, Jackson Co., Indiana, in the household of Nelson M. Carlson and Alice M. Cobb, her daughter and her husband.22
     Lucy died on 16 Apr 1906 in Seymour, Indiana, at age 68.15

Citations

  1. [S1141] Lucy Barnaby birth record, 4th Qtr. 1837, Suffolk, England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes.
  2. [S1146] John Barnaby household, 1841 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 8, shows name as Lucy Barnaby.
  3. [S1140] John Elliott household, 1861 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Clerkenwell, county of Middlesex, England, page 15/68, schedule no. 76, shows name as Lucy Elliott.
  4. [S1146] John Barnaby household, 1841 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 8, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  5. [S1147] John Barnaby household, 1851 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 34/884, schedule no. 88.
  6. [S1147] John Barnaby household, 1851 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 34/884, schedule no. 88, shows Lucy as the daughter of Maria's husband.
  7. [S1146] John Barnaby household, 1841 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 8, shows age 3 and born in same county.
  8. [S1535] Nelson Carlson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows month, year, as 1838, age 61, and country.
  9. [S1144] Lucy Baraby marriage record, 3rd Qtr. 1859, Middlesex, England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes, shows district.
  10. [S1145] John Elliott marriage record, 3rd Qtr. 1859, Middlesex, England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes, shows district.
  11. [S1140] John Elliott household, 1861 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Clerkenwell, county of Middlesex, England, page 15/68, schedule no. 76, shows married.
  12. [S1105] "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941," Ancestry.com, record for Elkanah Cobb and Lucy Elliott, citing Edna Bice, compiler, Johnson County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1851-1875, vol 2, pg 15, shows date and county.
  13. [S1132] Elkanah Cobb household, 1870 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows them apparently living as husband and wife.
  14. [S1131] Elkanah Cobb household, 1880 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows married.
  15. [S890] "Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920," Ancestry.com, record for Lucy Cobb, citing bk CH-1, pg 127, of the series produced by the Indiana Works Progress Administration, stating the original was found in the City Health Office, Seymour.
  16. [S1146] John Barnaby household, 1841 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Wrentham, county of Middlesex, England, page 8.
  17. [S1140] John Elliott household, 1861 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Clerkenwell, county of Middlesex, England, page 15/68, schedule no. 76.
  18. [S1139] City of London arrival 10 Jan 1866, Passenger Lists, New York, 1820-1897, Cabin passengers, lines 29-34.
  19. [S1535] Nelson Carlson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows immigrated in 1865, in the US 35 years.
  20. [S1132] Elkanah Cobb household, 1870 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana.
  21. [S1131] Elkanah Cobb household, 1880 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana.
  22. [S1535] Nelson Carlson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana.
  23. [S1140] John Elliott household, 1861 Census of Great Britain and Wales, Clerkenwell, county of Middlesex, England, page 15/68, schedule no. 76, shows him as the son of her husband.
  24. [S1132] Elkanah Cobb household, 1870 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  25. [S1131] Elkanah Cobb household, 1880 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows Winefred as the stepdaughter of Lucy's husband.
  26. [S1131] Elkanah Cobb household, 1880 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows Agnes as the stepdaughter of Lucy's husband.
  27. [S1131] Elkanah Cobb household, 1880 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows Alice as the daughter of Lucy's husband.
  28. [S1535] Nelson Carlson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Jackson Co., Indiana, shows Lucy as the mother-in-law of Alice's husband.
  29. [S1166] Kennedy, "Re: The Joshua Cobb Family," e-mail to author, 29 Jan 2007, shows her as Elizabeth's child.