Parents: Joseph Dobson and Zilly Perkins.
James m. Malinda Combs Bloyd 10 Nov. 1842 in Green County, KY.
1850 U.S. Census for Green Co., KY:
James Dobson M 32 Kentucky
Malinda Dobson F 35 Kentucky
Elvira Dobson F 6 Kentucky
Almira Dobson F 3 Kentucky
William Dobson M 3 Kentucky
George Dobson M 3 Kentucky
Lewellin Dobson M 2 Kentucky
1860 U.S. Census for Green Co., KY:
Jas. D. Dobson
Elvina M. 16
Almarry 14 [Almira]
Luther A. 11
Edward A 6
Cyntha A. 4
1870 U.S. Census for Upper Brush Creek Prec., Green Co. KY:
James Dobson M 52 Kentucky; farmer
Malinda Dobson F 57 Kentucky
Marry Dobson F 24 Kentucky [Almira]
William Dobson M 24 Kentucky
Geo W Dobson M 23 Kentucky
Aylet Dobson M 21 Kentucky
Adaline Dobson F 16 Kentucky
Syntha A Dobson F 14 Kentucky
Elvira and Aylette S. Larimore are living nearby.
1880 U.S. Census for Green Co., KY:
J. D. Dobson M 58 Kentucky
Wife Malinda Dobson F 63 Kentucky
Dau Almary Dobson F 32 Kentucky
Dau Ed Adaline Dobson F 23 Kentucky
1900 U.S. Census for Upper Brush Prec., Green Co., KY:
Edward F Durham M 48 yrs, b. Aug. 1852 Kentucky
Wife *Edward A Durham F 47 yrs, b. Oct. 1853 KY
Son John M Durham M 13 yrs, b. Oct. 1887 Kentucky
Mother-in-law Malindia Dobson F 87 yrs, b. Aug. 1813 KY
Father-in-law James D Dobson M 81 yrs, b. Jan. 1819 KY
The Dobsons had 7 children, all living. Edward is a farmer.
*That is the actual name on the census record; however this is Adaline.
Note: MAYS, John T. and Cynthia A. Dobson. Bond 14 Dec. 1878. Washington Dobson on bond. Groom age 23, 1st mg., farmer, born Green County, parents born Va. Bride age 22, 1st mg., born Green County, parents born Green Co. Married at James Dobson's 17 Dec 1878 by Thomas Underwood. Wit. Ellett Larimore and Ellett Dobson.
Cynthia Mays d. 1914, Green Co., KY.
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