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Hollis Brighton Cobb, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1841
East Putney
Windham County
Vermont, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1917
Putney
Windham County
Vermont, USA

Civil War veteran: Private, Co. B. 16th Vermont Volunteers.
Hollis was wounded at Gettysburg, PA, July 1 and 2, 1863 and suffered severely from the wounds for the rest of his life.

His death certificate records a death date of 23 Mar 1917 at age 76 years, 2 months and 19 days.

Hollis married three times.

1. Grace (?).

2. Ora Thayer, m. on June 1866. Two children.
Minnie Etta born 2 Apr 1867 and Frank A. born 3 Dec 1869 at Putney, VT.

3. Cora Ann (Carlton) Pierce [divorced], m. on September 23, 1873 in Greenfield, MA.

Children with Cora Ann Carleton were:

1. Arlette Sophia, b. 27 Apr 1877, d. 1958 at Spartanburg, SC, m. 1. Walter Benton, 2. Alfred Small Paine.

2. Chezzie Lorenzo, b. 26 Jan 1881, d, 1925.

3. Carl Hibbard, b. 23 Jul 1881.

4. Beatrice Etta, b. 5 Aug 1884 - 1952, m. Matthew Augustus Donovan.

5. Cora May Cobb, b. 20 Aug 1887, m. David Bascom (1895 - 1976 at NY).

6. Hollis Frank, b. 7 Oct 1889 - 3 Feb 1967 at South Carolina, m. Nan Elizabeth Ledford (1900 - 1993)

Hollis Sr. Moved to Walloomsac, NY in 1880. 
 
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 Parents:
  Norman Cobb (1807 - 1899)
  Mary Redding Carr Cobb (1809 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Cora Anne Carleton Cobb (1850 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Carl Hibbard Cobb (1882 - 1957)*
  Beatrice Etta Cobb Donovan (1883 - 1952)*
  Hollis Frank Cobb (1889 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Putney
Windham County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Michael Duffy
Record added: Dec 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101681523
Hollis Brighton Cobb, Sr
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Hollis Brighton Cobb, Senior
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Apr. 8, 2015

- Joy
 Added: Mar. 28, 2015
 
 
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