William H. “Billie” Cobb

Indiana, USA
Death 10 Feb 1899 (aged 57)
Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
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Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Plot East ½, Lot 416, Plat 4 (not read by DAR)
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Son of John Cobb and Maria Coffin that married 11 July 1841, Jefferson Co., IN
Information from Dr's note and Burial Permit:
Orville Gaddy, MD, Paris Crossing
Branham & Ritchie, Undertaker

Cause of death: Pulmonary consumption
The Madison Courier
11 Feb 1899

Word was received today of the death of Billie Cobb, a former well known, eccentric character of this city. He died at Paris Crossing. His remains were brought in on the noon train and buried this afternoon from the residence of Mr. Stribling.
13 Feb 1899

We desire to tender our sincere thanks to friends and neighbors who so kindly assisted at the funeral of W. H. Cobb.

U.B. Stribling,
Thomas R. Cobb,
A.C. Dickson
Vernon Journal, February 15, 1899

DIED-Wm. Cobb at the residence of his nephew A. C. Dixon Feb. 10, 1899, buried at Madison, Ind., Feb. 11th. Age 58 years. Mr. Cobb has been a sufferer for years of chronic trouble and passed to his home above in full assurance of eternal happiness.

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  • Created by: Karen Phillips
  • Added: 11 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 95179315
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William H. “Billie” Cobb (7 Feb 1842–10 Feb 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 95179315, citing Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Karen Phillips (contributor 46884884) .