flag   Ivory  COBB

  (b. December 1845 Casco, Maine, USA   d. 19 February 1912 Minot, Maine, USA )  
Cause of Death: pneumonia

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Ivory COBB was born December 1845 in Casco, Maine, USA. Ivory COBB was the child of William Elwell COBB and 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.

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)
m. David Albion FRENCH 20 November 1892
m. William MILLER 5 September 1904


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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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)
m. Georges Frank CHESNEL 29 April 1899

flag   Grace Agnus COBB (b.22 April 1878, Raymond, Maine, USA  d. 29 October 1967, Portland, Maine, USA )
m. James Hosea ROBINSON 25 March 1901
m. Charles E PHILBRICK 20 April 1913
m. Edward Albert PARKER 1946

flag  Joseph William COBB (b.8 February 1881, Poland, Maine, USA  d. 27 February 1968, Minot, Maine, USA)
m. Inez Bernice PHILLIPS 4 May 1901


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.

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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.


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.


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.

1850 Casco, Cumberland, Maine

name: Ivory Cobb
residence: Casco, Cumberland, Maine
age: 5 years
calculated birth year: 1845
birthplace: Maine
gender: Male
race (original):
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film number: 9719
digital gs number: 4193967
image number: 00257
line number: 36
dwelling house number: 154
family number: 158
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Household Gender Age
William Cobb M 37y
Hannah Cobb F 32y
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USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form


USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations


USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.


USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.


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.


USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.


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


USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.


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.


USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.


USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America


USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves


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).


USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States


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.


USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.


USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:


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"


USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)


World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

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
occupation: farm laborer
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
birthplace: Maine
home in 1870: Maine, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Elijah Day M 49y Maine
Mahala Day F 47y Maine
James M Day M 18y Maine
Linda Day F 22y Maine
Emogen C Day F 15y Maine
Orin Ballard M 22y Vermont
Mary Ballard F 21y New Hampshire
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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.


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.


USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875


USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion


USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:


USA 1879 - Cleveland became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879 when Charles Brush successfully demonstrated arc lights on the streets.

1872 Birth of Child
Eunice Hannah COBB was born 23 August 1872, Lewiston, Maine, USA
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
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 States
relationship to head: Self
spouse's name: Hattie Cobb
spouse's birthplace: Maine, United States
father's name:
father's birthplace: Maine, United States
mother's name:
mother's birthplace: Maine, United States
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Male
martial status: Married
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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.


USA 1883 - November 18 – U.S. and Canadian railroads institute 5 standard continental time zones, ending the confusion of thousands of local times.


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.


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


USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.


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


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


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


USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.


World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition


USA 1894 - Pullman strike


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.


USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.


USA 1898 - April 25 – Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain; the U.S. Congress announces that a state of war has existed since April 21 (later backdating this one more day to April 20).


USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.

1898 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Katie (Catherine) Josephine CHAPLIN 8 March 1898, Poland, Maine, USA

1900 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

name: Ivory Cobb
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residence: Poland town, Androscoggin, Maine
birth date: Dec 1845
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head-of-household: Self
spouse name: Katie J Cobb
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spouse birth place: Maine
father name:
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father birthplace: Maine
mother name:
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mother birthplace: Maine
race or color (expanded): White
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gender: Male
marital status: Married
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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, Mrs. Chenelle.

Mrs. French and little daughter of Bath, are visiting friends in the village.

The Lewiston Daily Sun
Lewiston, Maine
February 4, 1901


1906-07 Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, Directory

Ivory C Cobb, laborer, East Poland



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

1907 Marriage / Partner
Ivory COBB and Angie Theresa PEASE 26 October 1907, Lewiston, Maine, USA

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 - Minot, Maine
Age: 66 years 2 months
Occupation: Laborer
Son of William Cobb and Mary Keene

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Ivory is buried at: Lane Cemetery


East Poland, Maine, USA



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