Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cosbys in:
 • Sims Cemetery
 • Chambers County
 • Alabama
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
John H. Cosby
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 11, 1873
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1938
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA

Married 1st Lula "Pop" Mooney
Married 2nd Laura Alma Bishop Fant, widow of A. J. Fant
Married 3rd Lyda ________
World War I Draft Registration Card:
John Cosby
RFD 1, Abanda, Chambers County, Alabama
Age 44 years
Born November 11, 1873
Wife "Pop" Cosby
Medium height, Medium build, Blue eyes, Black hair
1880 Chambers County, (Ripville) AL Census:


Elizabeth Cosby 50F Farmer Born GA
Nancy Cosby 27F Daughter Farm Laborer Born GA
Missouri Cosby 22F Daughter Farm Laborer Born GA
Henrietta Cosby 20F Daughter Farm Laborer Born GA
Archibald Cosby 18M Son Farm Laborer Born GA
Dora Cosby 12F Daughter At School Born GA
Robert Lee Cosby 9M Son At School Born GA
1900 Chambers County, (Trammell X-road) AL Census:


John Cosby 24M Farmer Born May 1876 in AL
Pop Cosby 26F Wife Born Feb. 1874 in AL (Married 5 years. Mother of 0 children)
1910 Chambers County, (Wise) AL Census:


John H. Cosby 37M Farmer Born AL
Lula M. Cosby 39F Wife (Married 14 years. Mother of 0 children)
Lura L. Cosby 6F Niece Born AL
1920 Chambers County, (Wise) Alabama Census:


John H. Cosby 47M Farmer Born Alabama
"Pop" Cosby 50F Wife Born Alabama
Lurie Cosby 16F Niece Sales lady in Retail Store Born AL
Mrs. Sallie Mooney 78F Mother-in-law Born Alabama
Walter Mooney 28M Brother-in-law Farm laborer Born AL
1930 Chambers County, (Milltown & Sparkling Springs) AL Census:


John Causby 56M Farmer Born AL
Alma L. Causby 52F Wife Born AL
Ray M. Fant 13M Step-son Born AL
Annie J. Fant 9F Step-daughter Born AL
Alabama Births & Deaths Index:

Name: John H. Cosby
Birth Date: abt 1873
Death Date: December 17, 1938
Death Place: Bessemer, Jefferson, Alabama
Burial Date: December 18, 1938
Burial Place: Abanda, Alabama
Death Age: 65
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Spouse Name: Lyda Cosby
FHL Film Number: 1908571
Family links: 
  Richard C. Cosby (1815 - ____)
  Lula Mooney Cosby (1874 - 1928)
  Laura Alma Bishop Fant (1878 - 1932)*
  Missouria Cosby Allen (1854 - ____)*
  Archibald Yancey Cosby (1862 - 1927)*
  Dora Cosby Arrington (1867 - 1937)*
  John H. Cosby (1873 - 1938)
*Calculated relationship
Grave is not marked. Verification that burial was here from Mrs. Etta Sims Hall (1904-2008).
Sims Cemetery
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Churchwell
Record added: Aug 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41318658
John H. Cosby
Added by: Churchwell
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Dee Mack
 Added: Aug. 10, 2010

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Aug. 30, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service