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HELP! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Gertrude Florence  COBB

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

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Gertrude Florence COBB was born 22 April 1878 in Raymond, Maine, USA. Gertrude Florence COBB was the child of Ivory COBB   and   Harriet VERRILL and the grandchild of: (paternal)  William Elwell COBB and Hannah COBB (maternal)  William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Gertrude Florence  married  Georges Frank CHESNEL 29 April 1899 in Minot, Maine, USA .  Georges Frank CHESNEL  was born abt. 1873 in Canada.  Georges Frank died 7 July 1957 in Maine, USA. 

Gertrude Florence COBB died 30 December 1967 in Lewiston, Maine, USA.

NOTE: Gertrude Florence Cobb Chesnel was the sister of Jessie Cobb, the murdered woman in the story above. At the time of the murder, Gertrude was married to Frank Chesnel and living in Poland, Maine next door to her father, Ivory Cobb.


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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Gertrude Florence COBB

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Gertrude Florence COBB married Grave has been locatedimmigrant - Canada to US  male ancestor Georges Frank CHESNEL-- Date: 29 April 1899 Place: Minot, 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
GERTRUDE COBB - Bride
FRANK CHENELLE - Groom Apr 29, 1899 Maine, United States Marriage 0 POLAND AUBURN ME ME

Maine Marriages Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996


name: Frank Chenelle
event type: Marriage
event date: 29 Apr 1899
event place: Minot,,Maine
gender: Male
age:
estimated birth year:
father: Chenelle
mother:
spouse: Gertrude Cobb
spouse's father: Cobb
spouse's mother:
film number: 9913
dgs number: 4543991
image number: 00578
"Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907 ," index and images, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ pal:/ MM9.1.1/ VZ3K-W69 : accessed 05 Oct 2012), Cobb in entry for Frank Chenelle and Gertrude Cobb, 1899.


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1878 Birth
Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922

Name: Gertrude Cobb
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1878
Birth Place: Raymond
Registration Place: Raymond, Cumberland
Father: Ivory Cobb

Gertrude and Gracie Cobb
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1880 Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
name: Gertrude M. Cobb
residence: Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
birthdate: 1878
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 (expanded): 2 years
occupation:
nara film number: T9-0478
page: 450
page character: A
entry number: 504
film number: 1254478
Household Gender Age
parent Jerry Cobb M 34
parent Hattie Cobb F 33
Eunice H. Cobb F 7
Jessie Cobb F 5
Gertrude M. Cobb F 2

1880 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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marriage1899 Marriage / Partner
Gertrude Florence COBB and Georges Frank CHESNEL 29 April 1899, Minot, Maine, USA (West Minot)
Minot, Androscoggin, Maine
Jessie Cobb of Sabattus, spent Sunday with her sister Mrs. Chenell.

The Lewiston Daily Sun
Lewiston, Maine
April 28, 1900

Raymond, Maine, USA
Maine State Fish Hatchery
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Raymond, Maine, USA
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1900 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Gertrude F Chenelle
titles:
residence: Poland town, Androscoggin, Maine
birth date: Apr 1878
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head-of-household: Wife
spouse name: Frank Chenelle
spouse titles:
spouse birth place: Canada Fr
father name:
father titles:
father birthplace: Maine
mother name:
mother titles:
mother birthplace: Maine
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name: Frank Chenelle
gender: Female
marital status: Married
years married: 1
estimated marriage year: 1899
mother how many children: 0
number living children: 0
immigration year:
enumeration district: 0031
sheet number and letter: 1A
household id: 12
reference number: 42
gsu film number: 1240588
image number: 00171
Household Gender Age
spouse Frank Chenelle M
Gertrude F Chenelle F

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1905 - Minot
Mrs. Frank Channelle is visiting for a few weeks at Bath.

Lewiston Daily Sun, Saturday morning, June 3, 1905

Raymond, Maine, USA
Village Square
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Raymond, Maine, USA
Raymond, Maine, Village Square
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Raymond, Maine, USA
Steamboat Walk
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1910 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Gertrude Chunel
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head of household: Wife
residence: Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
marital status: Married
race : White
gender: Female
immigration year:
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
family number: 250
page number: 13
Household Gender Age
spouse Frank Chunel M 37y
Gertrude Chunel F 32y

1910 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1913
MINOT
Little Son of Mrs. Robinson of the Children's Home Dies at Minot Corner.

Minot, Jan. 17 - Frank Chesnelle and family are quarantined with diphtheria. A little nephew, Raymond Robinson was taken ill Saturday and when the doctor was called he pronounced it diphtheria. The little fellow died Thursday afternoon. Much sympathy is extended to his mother, Mrs. Grace Robinson who is quarantined at the Children's Home with scarlet fever also to Mr. and Mrs. Chesnelle who have been so faithful in caring for him. Ray was a bright lovable child and was a favorite in school.

The Lewiston Daily Sun, Lewiston, Maine
January 18, 1913
1920 Androscoggin County, Maine
name: Gertrude Chesnel
residence: , Androscoggin, Maine
estimated birth year: 1879
age: 41
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head of household: Wife
gender: Female
race: White
marital status: Married
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
film number: 1820638
digital folder number: 4300993
image number: 00177
sheet number: 7
Household Gender Age
spouse Frank Chesnel M 47y
Gertrude Chesnel F 41y
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1930 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Gertrude F Chesnel
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
gender: Female
age: 52
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Maine
estimated birth year: 1878
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Wife
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
enumeration district number: 0044
family number: 265
sheet number and letter: 12A
line number: 50
nara publication: T626, roll 828
film number: 2340563
digital folder number: 4584728
image number: 00338
Household Gender Age
spouse Frank G Chesnel M 57
Gertrude F Chesnel F 52
1930 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1940 Poland, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Gertrude Chesnel
titles & terms:
event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Poland Town, Androscoggin, Maine, United States
gender: Female
age: 61
marital status: Married
race (original): White
race (standardized): White
relationship to head of household (original): Wife
relationship to head of household (standardized): Wife
birthplace: Maine
estimated birth year: 1879
residence in 1935: Same House
enumeration district number: 1-73
family number: 99
sheet number and letter: 5B
line number: 42
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 1470
digital folder number: 005462014
image number: 00965
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Frank G Chesnel M 67 Maine
wife Gertrude Chesnel F 61 Maine
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1944 - Minot
Mrs. Grace Philbrick of Lewiston is visiting her sister, Mrs. Frank Chesnell.

The Lewiston Daily Sun
Lewiston, Maine
June 22, 1944
1957 Death of Spouse/Partner
Georges Frank CHESNEL died 7 July 1957, , Maine, USA
Gertrude Florence COBB - Grave Gracelawn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine
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Gertrude Florence COBB - Obituary The Lewiston Daily Sun Lewiston, Maine Jan 1, 1968
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Lewiston, Maine
Jan 1, 1968

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death1967 Death
30 December 1967
Lewiston, Maine, USA


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The Lewiston Daily Sun - Jan 1, 1968

Gertrude is buried at: Gracelawn Cemetery, Auburn, Maine
Added: 2/24/2011 3:03:34 PM - Updated: 10/2/2014 11:55:41 AM
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