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flag   Eunice Hannah  COBB

  (b. 23 August 1872Lewiston, Maine, USA   d. 16 June 1917East Poland, Maine, USA )  
Summary: Eunice Hannah COBB was born 23 August 1872 in Lewiston, Maine, USA. Eunice Hannah COBB was the child of Ivory COBB and Celia Ann EDWARDS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  William Elwell COBB and Hannah COBB

She married  David Albion FRENCH 20 November 1892 in Bath, Maine, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. They divorced. David Albion FRENCH  was born February 1857 in Gardiner, Maine, USA .  He died aft. 1929 in , Maine, USA .  He was the son of David M FRENCH and Matilda W KEENEN.

She married  (2) William MILLER 5 September 1904 in Harpswell, Maine, USA . 

Eunice Hannah COBB died 16 June 1917 in East Poland, Maine, USA.
NOTE: Eunice Hannah Cobb French was the sister of Jessie Cobb, the murdered woman in the story above. At the time of the murder, Eunice was married to David Albion French and living in Bath, Maine.

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Eunice Hannah COBB married flag  David Albion FRENCH-- Date: 20 November 1892 Place: Bath, Maine, USA 

David Albion FRENCH was the son of David M FRENCH and Matilda W KEENEN

name: French
event type: Marriage
event date:
event place: ,,
gender: Male
estimated birth year:
father: David M French
mother: Matilda W Keenen
spouse: Cobb
spouse's father: Ivory Cobb
spouse's mother: Celia Edwards
film number: 9944
dgs number: 4544455
image number: 01054
"Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 ," index and images, FamilySearch ( pal:/ MM9.1.1/ VZQQ-F6V : accessed 05 Oct 2012), Ivory Cobb in entry for French and Cobb,

Maine, Marriage Records, 1705-1922
Name: Ennice H Cobb
Spouse: David A French
Marriage Date: 20 Nov 1892
Marriage Place: Bath
Registration Place: Bath, Sagadahoc
Birth Date: abt 1871
Age: 21
Spouse Age: 35
Gender: Female
Father: Ivory
Mother: Celia
Spouse Father: David M
Spouse Mother: Matilda W

Maine State Archives; Cultural Building, 84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084; 1892-1907 Vital Records; Roll #: 20.

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
DAVID A FRENCH - Groom Nov 20, 1892 Maine, United States Marriage 0 BATH BATH ME ME

Maine Marriages Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996

Name of Groom: David A. FRENCH
Groom's Place of Residence: Bath, Me.
Name of Bride: Eunice H. COBB
Bride's Place of Residence: Bath, Me.
Marriage Date: Sunday, 20 Nov. 1892
Marriage Certificate Number: Not available

Source citation: "Maine Marriages, 1892-1966, 1977-1996," database, Maine Genealogy ( individual_marriage_record.asp?id=180647 : accessed 3 Jun 2012), entry for David A. FRENCH and Eunice H. COBB, Sunday, 20 Nov. 1892, citing Maine Vital Records.

Libelant: Eunice H. French
Libelee: David A. French
Date of Marriage: 20 Nov. 1893
Date of Divorce: 1902
County Where Divorced: Oxford
Notes: Divorce case heard March term.
Source: Maine Divorce Index, 6/ 29 individual_divorce_record.asp?id=7593&firstname=david&lastname=french&spelling=starts

Source citation: "Maine Divorces, 1799-1903," database, Maine Genealogy ( individual_divorce_record.asp?id=7593 : accessed 13 June 2012), entry for Eunice H. French & David A. French, 1902, citing Maine Divorce Index, Maine State Archives.

flag   David Moulton FRENCH (b.26 September 1893, Bath, Maine, USA  d. 13 March 1991, Portland, Maine, USA )
m. Nettie Belle MCALLISTER 31 December 1913
m. Daisy Emily DODGE 

flag  James Lincoln FRENCH (b.28 September 1895, Bath, Maine, USA  d. 30 October 1966, Lewiston, Maine, USA)
m. Susan Louise HANSCOM 29 July 1915
m. Ruby ATHERTON 20 September 1956

flag  Gertrude Grace FRENCH (b.2 April 1898, Minot, Maine, USA  d. 24 July 1991?, , Maine, USA)
m. Albert Newell PETTINGILL 

Eunice Hannah COBB married   William MILLER-- Date: 5 September 1904 Place: Harpswell, Maine, USA 

Name: Eunice French
Spouse: William Miller
Marriage Date: 5 Sep 1904
Marriage Place: Brunswick
Registration Place: Harpswell, Cumberland
Birth Date: abt 1872
Age: 32
Spouse Age: 58
Gender: Female
Father: Ivory
Mother: Celia
Spouse Father: John
Spouse Mother: Rosanna Maine, Marriage Records, 1705-1922 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives

Name of Groom: William MILLER
Groom's Place of Residence: Harpswell, Me.
Name of Bride: Eunice FRENCH
Possible Alternate Name of Bride: Eunice COBB [View alternate record]
Bride's Place of Residence: East Sumner, Me.
Marriage Date: Monday, 5 Sept. 1904
Marriage Certificate Number: Not available individual_marriage_record.asp?id=180237&firstname=eunice&lastname=french&spelling=starts

event type: Marriage
event date:
event place: Harpswell, , Maine
gender: Male
estimated birth year:
father: John Miller
mother: Rosanna Doyl
spouse's father: Ivory Cobb
spouse's mother: Celia Edwards
film number: 9999
dgs number: 4703838
image number: 03943
"Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 ," index and images, FamilySearch ( pal:/ MM9.1.1/ KCDS-VYF : accessed 05 Oct 2012), Ivory Cobb in entry for null and null, .

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Eunice Hannah COBB - Grave
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Eunice Hannah COBB
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23 August 1872
Lewiston, Maine, USA

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16 June 1917
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Minot, June 18 - Mrs. Eunice French passed away Saturday, June 16, at the home of her son, Lincoln. She has been a long patient sufferer.

The Lewiston Daily Sun
Lewiston, Maine
June 19, 1917

Eunice is buried at: Lane Cemetery

East Poland, Maine, USA

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