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Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Eunice Hannah  COBB

  (b. 23 August 1872 Lewiston, Maine, USA   d. 16 June 1917 East Poland, Maine, USA )  

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COBB Genealogy

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

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

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.

Details of the family tree of Eunice appear below.
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Eunice Hannah COBB

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Eunice Hannah COBB married flag male ancestor 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.


Grave has been locatedflag photo of ancestor  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 

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor 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 female ancestor Gertrude Grace FRENCH (b.2 April 1898, Minot, Maine, USA  d. 24 July 1991?, , Maine, USA)
m. Albert Newell PETTINGILL 

Eunice Hannah COBB married  male ancestor 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 Lane Cemetery East Poland, Androscoggin, Maine, USA
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23 August 1872
Lewiston, Maine, USA

1872 Birth

Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900
name: Eunice Hannah Cobb
gender: Female
baptism/ christening date:
baptism/ christening place:
birth date: 23 Aug 1872
birthplace: Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine
death date:
name note:
father's name: Ivory Cobb
father's birthplace:
father's age:
mother's name: Celia A.
mother's birthplace:
mother's age:
indexing project (batch) number: C52051-1
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1880 Raymond, Cumberland, Maine

name: Eunice H. Cobb
residence: Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
birthdate: 1873
birthplace: Maine, United States
relationship to head: Daughter
spouse's name:
spouse's birthplace:
father's name: Jerry Cobb
father's birthplace: Maine, United States
mother's name: Hattie Cobb
mother's birthplace: Maine, United States
race or color (expanded): White
ethnicity (standardized): American
gender: Female
martial status: Single
age...

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.

1892 Marriage / Partner
Eunice Hannah COBB and David Albion FRENCH 20 November 1892, Bath, Maine, USA

1893 - Bath

Living in Bath, Maine around 1893, according to Frank Williams.

Lewiston Saturday Journal, Lewiston, Maine, October 20, 1900

1893 Birth of Child
David Moulton FRENCH was born 26 September 1893, Bath, Maine, USA
1895 Birth of Child
James Lincoln FRENCH was born 28 September 1895, Bath, Maine, USA
1898 Birth of Child
Gertrude Grace FRENCH was born 2 April 1898, Minot, Maine, USA

1900 Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine

name: Eunice French
residence: Bath city, Sagadahoc, Maine
birth date: Aug 1872
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head-of-household: Wife
spouse name: David A French
spouse titles:
spouse birth place: Maine
father name:
father titles:
father birthplace: Maine
mother name:
mother titles:
mother birthplace: Maine
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name: David A French
gender: Female
marital...

1904 Marriage / Partner
Eunice Hannah COBB and William MILLER 5 September 1904, Harpswell, Maine, USA

1910 Jay, Franklin, Maine

name: Eunice H French
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head of household:
residence: Jay, Franklin, Maine
marital status: Widowed
race : White
gender: Female
immigration year:
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
family number: 311
page number: 22
Household Gender Age
Leonard F Walker M 60y
Eunice H French F 36y
Gertrude French F 12y

1910 U.S. Census

World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic

USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.

USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium

USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

16 June 1917
East Poland, Maine, USA

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

Added: 2/24/2011 2:44:47 PM - Updated: 10/2/2014 11:54:56 AM

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