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Daniel Johns Cobb, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1833
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1878
Ingham County
Michigan, USA

Third MI Cavalary Co I & 9th Illinois Cavalry

Enlisted in Company I, Third Michigan Cavalry, Sept. 3, 1862 at Jackson, MI for 3 years, age 29. Mustered Sept. 3 1862. Joined regiment at Corinth, Miss, October 12, 1862. On duty with Ninth Illinois Cavalry from Jan 31 to May 30, 1864. Discharged at Baton Rouge, LA June 2, 1865.

Taken from the record of service of Michigan volunteers in the Civil War 1861-1865.

1850 US Federal Census: Daniel is with his parents-Daniel J-b. 1796/Conn. & Charlott .-b. 1803/Conn & siblings (Charlott E.-1828; Clarisa-1838 & Francis M.-1845;all born in New York) in Mount Morris, Livingston, New York.

Married to Amanda Sherman (a twin) of Wheatfield Twp, Ingham, Michigan 28 Dec 1854.

1860 Federal US Census: Daniel & Amanda are living with Amanda's parents & siblings in Williamston, Wheatfield, Ingham, Michigan.

They had one child, a daughter, Clara born July 20, 1858 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She married Allen Benton Sanderson on September 19, 1879 in Genessee Co, Michigan.
They had one known child-May born 1888 in Ohio who married David L. Woodhull in 1919 in Ovid, Clinton, Michigan where they resided for many years.

Daniel married Alice Kerr, age 24, b.1844 NY, on October 19, 1869 in Washtenaw Co., Michigan. They show up in the 1870 Cenus living in Dansville, Ingham, Michigan with a Daughter Clara B. abt 1859, who's mother was Amanda.

After Daniel's death, Alice married Thomas Stalker in 1880 in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan.

Family links: 
  Daniel Johns Cobb (1795 - 1857)
  Charlotte Esther Hoyt Cobb (1803 - 1871)
  Amanda Sherman Cobb (1832 - 1862)
  Thomas Morgan Cobb (1826 - 1886)*
  Charlotte Ester Cobb Sherman (1827 - 1876)*
  Daniel Johns Cobb (1833 - 1878)
*Calculated relationship
D.J. Cobb Co I 3rd Mich Cav
Fairview Cemetery
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Lot 178 Row 30 Sec 2F
Created by: DTQuester
Record added: May 28, 2009
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Daniel Johns Cobb, Jr
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Daniel Johns Cobb, Jr
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