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flag  Ivory  COBB

  (b. December 1845Casco, Maine, USA   d. 19 February 1912Minot, Maine, USA )  
Cause of Death: pneumonia
Summary: Ivory COBB was born December 1845 in Casco, Maine, USA. Ivory COBB was the child of William Elwell COBB and Hannah COBB and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Andrew COBB and Nancy Anna ELLWELL (maternal)  Jonathan COBB and Jane WHITMAN

He married  Celia Ann EDWARDS 04 July 1868 in Poland, Maine, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. They divorced. Celia Ann EDWARDS  was born 10 May 1853 in Portland, Maine, USA (Deering) .  She died bet. 1930-1940 in , Maine, USA . 

He married  (2) Harriet VERRILL 28 October 1876 in Gray, Maine, USA .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Harriet VERRILL  was born 23 February 1846 in New Gloucester, Maine, USA .  She died abt. 1882 in , Maine, USA .  She was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP.

He married  (3) Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN 8 March 1898 in Poland, Maine, USA .  Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN  was born 12 September 1852 in Naples, Maine, USA .  She died 2 December 1900 in Poland, Maine, USA . 

He married  (4) Angie Theresa PEASE 26 October 1907 in Lewiston, Maine, USA .  Angie Theresa PEASE  was born 27 June 1860 in , Maine, USA .  She died 4 May 1940 in China, Maine, USA . 

Ivory COBB died 19 February 1912 in Minot, Maine, USA.
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NOTE: Ivory Cobb was the father of Jessie Cobb, the murdered woman in the story above.

His death record states that he was the son of Willima Cobb and Mary Keene


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Ivory COBB married flag Celia Ann EDWARDS-- Date: 04 July 1868 Place: Poland, Maine, USA
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Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907
groom's name: Ivory Cobb
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bride's name: Celia A. Edwards
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marriage date: 04 Jul 1868
marriage place: Poland,Androscoggin,Maine
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indexing project (batch) number: M50285-2
system origin: Maine-ODM
source film number: 11739
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alternate place of marriage: Casco, Maine

Libelant: Celia A. Cobb
Libelee: Ivory Cobb
Former Name of Female: Celia A. Edwards
Date of Divorce: 1876
County Where Divorced: Androscoggin
Notes: Divorce case heard Apr. term, 1876.
Source: Maine Supreme Judicial Court Records (Androscoggin Co.), 15/ 202 (docket no. 291)

Source citation: "Maine Divorces, 1799-1903," database, Maine Genealogy (www.mainegenealogy.net/ individual_divorce_record.asp?id=15212 : accessed 13 June 2012), entry for Celia A. Cobb & Ivory Cobb, 1876, citing Maine Divorce Index, Maine State Archives.

Children:
flag Eunice Hannah COBB (b.23 August 1872, Lewiston, Maine, USA  d. 16 June 1917, East Poland, Maine, USA)


Ivory COBB married flag Harriet VERRILL-- Date: 28 October 1876 Place: Gray, Maine, USA
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Harriet VERRILL was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP


Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
groom's name: Ivory Cobb
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bride's name: Harriet Verrill
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marriage date: 28 Oct 1876
marriage place: Gray,Cumberland,Maine
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indexing project (batch) number: M52083-1
system origin: Maine-ODM
source film number: 10932
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Children:
 flag Jessie COBB (b.8 January 1876, New Gloucester, Maine, USA  d. 16 September 1900, Lewiston, Maine, USA)

flag Gertrude Florence COBB (b.22 April 1878, Raymond, Maine, USA  d. 30 December 1967, Lewiston, Maine, USA)

 flag Grace Agnus COBB (b.22 April 1878, Raymond, Maine, USA  d. 29 October 1967, Portland, Maine, USA )

flag Joseph William COBB (b.8 February 1881, Poland, Maine, USA  d. 27 February 1968, Minot, Maine, USA)


Ivory COBB married flag Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN-- Date: 8 March 1898 Place: Poland, Maine, USA
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Names Start Date Location Record Type Marriage Cert No Bride City of Residence Groom City of Residence Bride State of Residence Groom State of Residence
KATIE J YORK - Bride
IVORY COBB - Groom Mar 8, 1898 Maine, United States Marriage 0 POLAND POLAND ME ME

Marriages Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996

Name of Groom: Arny COBB
Groom's Place of Residence: Poland, Me.
Name of Bride: Katie J. CHAPLIN
Bride's Place of Residence: Poland, Me.
Marriage Date: Tuesday, 8 Mar. 1898
Marriage Certificate Number: Not available

Source citation: "Maine Marriages, 1892-1966, 1977-1996," database, Maine Genealogy (www.mainegenealogy.net/ individual_marriage_record.asp?id=300763 : accessed 14 Jun 2012), entry for Arny COBB and Katie J. CHAPLIN, Tuesday, 8 Mar. 1898, citing Maine Vital Records.
Ivory COBB married flag Angie Theresa PEASE-- Date: 26 October 1907 Place: Lewiston, Maine, USA
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married (4) Angie Theresa Hartford Pearl? of Lewiston in 1907
The Lewiston Daily Sun - Oct 19, 1907
date of marriage 26 Oct 1907

Names Start Date Location Record Type Marriage Cert No Bride City of Residence Groom City of Residence Bride State of Residence Groom State of Residence
ANGIE T HARTFORD - Bride
IVORY COBB - Groom Oct 26, 1907 Maine, United States Marriage 0 LEWISTON POLAND ME ME

Names Start Date Location Record Type Marriage Cert No Bride City of Residence Groom City of Residence Bride State of Residence Groom State of Residence
ANGIE T PEASE - Bride
IVORY COBB - Groom Oct 26, 1907 Maine, United States Marriage 0 LEWISTON POLAND ME ME

Maine Marriages Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996

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Ivory COBB - Grave
Lane Cemetery
East Poland, Androscoggin, Maine, USA
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Birth
December 1845
Casco, Maine, USA

USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
The war, stemming from the United States’ annexation of Texas in 1845 and from a dispute over...Read MORE...


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
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USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1848

1850 Casco, Cumberland, Maine
name: Ivory Cobb
residence: Casco, Cumberland, Maine
age: 5 years
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USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
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USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

www.civilwar.org/ education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi, formally took leave of the Senate in a few eloquent remarks. He...Read MORE...


USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

www.wikipedia.org - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
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USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

www.wikipedia.org - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
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USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).

www.wikipedia.org - July 3, 1863

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered a short speech at the end of the ceremonies dedicating the battlefield cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. That speech has come to be known ...Read MORE...


USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
Harried mercilessly by Federal troops and continually cut off from turning south, Lee headed west,...Read MORE...


USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
Shortly after 10 p.m. on April 14, 1865, actor John Wilkes Booth entered the presidential box at...Read MORE...


USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"
U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward signs a treaty with Russia for the purchase of Alaska for $7 million. Despite the bargain price of roughly two cents an acre, the Alaskan purchase was...Read MORE...


1868 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Celia Ann EDWARDS 04 July 1868, Poland, Maine, USA
1870 Woodstock, Oxford, Maine
name: Ivory Cobb
estimated birth year: 1846
gender: Male
age in 1870: 24y
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World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown


World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire


USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.
March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis &...Read MORE...


1872 Birth of Child
Eunice Hannah COBB was born 23 August 1872, Lewiston, Maine, USA
USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
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1876 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Harriet VERRILL 28 October 1876, Gray, Maine, USA
1876 Birth of Child
Jessie COBB was born 8 January 1876, New Gloucester, Maine, USA
USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion - First Official World's Fair in the United States
May 10, 1876: The Centennial Exhibition opened in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at which Caroline...Read MORE...


USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped ...Read MORE...


1878 Birth of Child
Gertrude Florence COBB was born 22 April 1878, Raymond, Maine, USA
1878 Birth of Child
Grace Agnus COBB was born 22 April 1878, Raymond, Maine, USA
1880 Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
name: Jerry Cobb
residence: Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
birthdate: 1846
birthplace: Maine, United ...Read MORE...


1881 Birth of Child
Joseph William COBB was born 8 February 1881, Poland, Maine, USA
USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
THE RED CROSS SOCIETY
At a meeting this evening, largely attended by prominent citizens and those...Read MORE...


USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.

www.wikipedia.org - May 1, 1884

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.

www.wikipedia.org - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
The formal reception of Bartholdi's great statue of "Liberty Enlightening the World" took place at...Read MORE...


World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885).

www.wikipedia.org - January 29, 1886

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1887

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended

www.worldatlas.com/ webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
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World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition
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USA 1894 - Pullman strike
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World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike


USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
in 1897, at 6 am, over 100 people crowded onto the first train to travel through a tunnel under...Read MORE...


1898 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN 8 March 1898, Poland, Maine, USA
USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
On December 10, the Treaty of Paris officially ended the Spanish-American War. The once-proud...Read MORE...


1900 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Ivory Cobb
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residence: Poland town, Androscoggin, Maine
birth date: Dec...Read MORE...


USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
The Gold Standard Act a Law.
Washington, March 15. - The gold standard act passed by congress,...Read MORE...


USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
THE KIOWA SALOONS RAIDED.
Mrs. Carrie Nation, of this City, Invaded Six of Them last Thursday....Read MORE...


1900 Death of Child
Jessie COBB died 16 September 1900, Lewiston, Maine, USA
1900 Death of Spouse/Partner
Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN died 2 December 1900, Poland, Maine, USA
1901 Minot
Ivory Cobb who has been very sick is able to be up and around the house. He is with his daughter,...Read MORE...


World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

www.wikipedia.org - January 22, 1901

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
One hundred years ago on Saturday, a young Italian inventor named Guglielmo Marconi stood on a...Read MORE...


USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

June 16, 1903

USA 1903 - October - First World Series
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USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
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USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
February 23 – For $10 million, the United States gains control of the Panama Canal Zone...

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1906-07 Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, Directory
Ivory C Cobb, laborer, East Poland

World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples.

www.wikipedia.org - April 7, 1906

1907 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Angie Theresa PEASE 26 October 1907, Lewiston, Maine, USA
USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile.

www.wikipedia.org - September 27, 1908

1910 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
Ivory Cobb, head, age 63, born Maine, farmer

living alone
1910 U.S. Census

1912 Death
Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922

NAME: Ivory Cobb
BIRTH: Casco, Maine
DEATH: Feb 19, 1912 -...Read MORE...


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