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CPT Malachiah Austin Cobb
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1840
Clarke County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1892
Suggsville
Clarke County
Alabama, USA

Enlisted in the Confederate States Army on 27 September 1861 in Montgomery, Alabama. He was a 1st Lieutenant in Company K, 23rd Alabama Infantry.

Malachiah and his two brothers, William Rufus Cobb & Zeno Cobb served together in the 23rd Alabama Regiment. Mal took care of William's belongings when William died at Chattanooga in May of 1862. He made sure his brother's body was returned to Clarke County for burial in the Old Salem Cemetery. Malachiah and his brother Zeno were captured at Vicksburg on 8 July 1863 and taken prisoner. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Trust Cobb (1801 - 1859)
  Harriet Elizabeth Stabler Cobb (1804 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Elizabeth Bettis Cobb (1847 - 1919)
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Trust Cobb (1825 - 1854)*
  Enoch Samuel Cobb (1826 - 1891)*
  Jacob Monroe Cobb (1832 - 1894)*
  Harriett Caroline Cobb Gates (1834 - 1902)*
  Malachiah Austin Cobb (1840 - 1892)
  William Rufus Cobb (1840 - 1862)*
  Zeno Cobb (1843 - 1884)*
  Nancy A Cobb Watkins (1846 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: GGG uncle of chapter member Davine Moore Roberts
 
Burial:
Old Suggsville Cemetery
Clarke County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Cousins by the Dozens
Record added: Sep 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76321182
CPT Malachiah Austin Cobb
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CPT Malachiah Austin Cobb
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