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William M. Cobbett
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1837
Scituate
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1864
Andersonville (Sumter County)
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

William M. Cobbett (AKA Corbet & Corbett) was the son of Thomas & Relief Cobbett. On April 7, 1859, he married Martha M. Noyes of Woburn, Mass., and would have a daughter and a son. He was living in Woburn and working as a shoemaker before enlisting and mustered into national service as a private in Co. M, 1st Regt. Mass. Heavy Arty., on March 3, 1862.

Cobbett was taken prisoner at Petersburg, Va., on June 22, 1864, and brought to Camp Sumter, Andersonville, Ga., where he died of diarrhoea on Sept. 4, 1864. 
 
Burial:
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Plot: 7802 as W.M. Cobbett
 
Created by: Leon Edmund Basile
Record added: Dec 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23312924
William M. Cobbett
Added by: Leon Edmund Basile
 
William M. Cobbett
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William M. Cobbett
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