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  (b. 20 September 1815 Otisfield, Massachusetts (District of Maine)   d. 2 August 1873 Otisfield, Maine, USA )  

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Hannah COBB was born 20 September 1815 in Otisfield, Massachusetts (District of Maine). Hannah COBB was the child of Jonathan COBB   and   Jane WHITMAN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Daniel COBB and Molly BROWN

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

She married  William Elwell COBB 25 December 1836 in Otisfield, Maine, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. William Elwell COBB  was born 4 September 1815 in Otisfield, Maine, USA.  He died 8 June 1864 in Casco, Maine, USA.  He was the son of Andrew COBB and Nancy Anna ELLWELL.

Hannah COBB died 2 August 1873 in Otisfield, Maine, USA.

NOTE: Hannah Cobb was the grandmother of Jessie Cobb, the murdered woman in the story above. She died before Jessie was born.

Details of the family tree of Hannah appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? December 2, 1823: Monroe Doctrine: In his annual address to Congress, President Monroe declares...Read MORE...
Did You Know?The name Maine is probably a practical nautical term which refers to the region being a mainland (separate from the many surrounding islands). Reference to the area as 'Maine' in writing first appeared in 1622. (

Prior to 1685 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New England
1776 - 1820 - Massachusetts (District of Maine)
March 15, 1820 - Maine becomes 23rd U.S. state

1800S Etiquette1800s Advice And Etiquette For Ladies

Never criticise a companion"s dress, or indeed make any remark whatever upon it. If a near friend,...Read MORE...

The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness: A Complete Handbook for the Use of the Lady in Polite Society... by Florence Hartley, January 1, 1872
1800s Recipe1800s Cooking Tips and Recipes

Cranberry Sauce - Wash and pick over the cranberries; put on to cook in a tin or porcelain...Read MORE...

The Willimantic Chronicle, Willimantic, Conn., December 7, 1881
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Androscoggin's Secret - Based on the 1900 murder of Jessie Cobb in Lewiston, Maine
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Androscoggin's Secret
  • 1815 Birth
    20 September 1815
    Otisfield, Maine, USA
  • 1836 Marriage / Partner
    Hannah COBB and William Elwell COBB 25 December 1836, Otisfield, Maine, USA
  • 1839 Birth of Child
    Cynthia COBB was born 1 April 1839, Otisfield, Maine, USA
  • 1842 Birth of Child
    Ichabod COBB was born October 1842, Otisfield, Maine, USA
  • 1845 Birth of Child
    Ivory COBB was born December 1845, Casco, Maine, USA
  • 1850 Casco, Cumberland, Maine
    name: Hannah Cobb
    event: Census
    event date: 1850
    event place: Casco, Cumberland, Maine, United States
    gender: Female
    age: 32
    marital status:
    race (original):
    race (expanded):
    birthplace: Maine
    estimated birth year: 1818
    dwelling house number: 154
    family number: 158
    line number: 35
    nara publication number: M432
    nara roll number: 249
    film number: 9719
    digital folder number: 004193967
    image number: 00257...

    1850 U.S. Census
  • 1860 Casco, Cumberland, Maine
    name: William E Cobb
    residence: , Cumberland, Maine
    ward: Casco
    age: 44 years
    estimated birth year: 1816
    birthplace: Maine
    gender: Male

    name: Hannah W Cobb
    residence: , Cumberland, Maine
    ward: Casco
    age: 44 years
    estimated birth year: 1816
    birthplace: Maine
    gender: Female

    name: Ezra Cobb
    residence: , Cumberland, Maine
    ward: Casco
    age: 14 years
    estimated birth year: 1846
    birthplace: Maine
    gender: Male

    page: 8
    family...

    1860 U.S. Census
  • 1864 Death of Spouse/Partner
    William Elwell COBB died 8 June 1864, Casco, Maine, USA

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Added: 6/14/2012 8:08:14 AM - Updated: 6/1/2016 6:30:15 PM

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