|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1822|
Williamsburg (Callaway County)
|Death: ||Jan. 28, 1917|
She was the daughter of John and Elizabeth Lucy Boone Hamblin. Her grandparents were John Linville and Mary Morris Boone
Montgomery Standard Feb. 2, 1917 2/3
Death Mrs. Allen Cobb
Paulina [Perlina] Ann Hardin (Hamblin), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Hardin (Hamblin), was born near Williamsburg, Callaway county, MO., April 8, 1822, and died at her home in New Florence Sunday, Jan. 28, 1917, aged 94 years, 9 months and 20 days.
On November 28, 1844, she was married to Mr. Allen Cobb of Montgomery county, MO. To this union eleven children were born, four sons and seven daughters, two sons, Shelton of Montgomery county and George of Oklahoma, and four daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth Henson of Jefferson, OR; Mrs. Belle Deaton of New Florence, Mrs. Rose Elllis of Park, AZ, and Mrs. Ella Ensley on near New Florence.
In the year 1838 Sister Cobb, when a girl of 16, professed religion, united with the Mt. Horeb Baptist church and with two of her sisters was baptised by Rev. Arley B. Snethen, father of D. Snethen of Montgomery. It was very cold weather and they had to cut the ice to baptise these young ladies, and for 78 years Sister Cobb lived a true, devoted servant of her blessed Savior. Her husband departed this live on May 22, 1914. Mrs. Cobb lived most of her life in Montgomery county.
Her funeral was held in accordance with request Monday morning at her late residence in New Florence, conducted by Rev. R. E. McQuie, in the presence of a number of the children, grand children, neighbors and friends. After the services the remains were taken to the New Providence cemetery, six miles west of Montgomery and buried beside her husband. Happy are the dead that die in the Lord.
She leaves one sister, Mrs. Warren Tate; two sons, four daughters, twenty three grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, and five great great grandchildren, who will really miss her in the walks of life.
* * * * *
Allan A. Cobb (1821 - 1914)
Samuel S. Cobb (1848 - 1882)*
Shelton Thomas Cobb (1853 - 1921)*
Printiss Cobb (1862 - 1883)*
Rosie Cobb Ellis (1865 - 1938)*
Elvira Ella Cobb Ensley (1867 - 1924)*
New Providence Cemetery
Created by: Ed Bartolacci
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28673819
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.