Rob's Genealogy

Featuring the Bauer-Cobb-Reyes-Woodson families and their relations.

Note: Please see the "Attribution" link for guidance on using digital products posted on this website.

Person Page 307

John Cobb1

born about 1750, died between 8 September and 30 November 1809
  • Father: Henry Cobb (born 1687, died between 29 September and 27 November 1763)
  • Mother: Mary Hardy (born UNKNOWN)

Family: Sarah Capehart (born UNKNOWN)

Facts and Notes

  • Death: Between 8 September and 30 November 18091,2
  • Birth: About 1750; North Carolina, USAB3
  • Will: 8 September 1809; Names children as Polly, Charles, [Cloe?], [Aoney?], Morning, Fanny & John; names Benjamin Hardy as a friend and John Morgan as a neighbor2


  1. [S20] John E. Cobb Jr., Cobb Jr., John E., Cobb and Cobbs: Early Virginians, Cobb Jr., John E.. Cobb and Cobbs: Early Virginians. Alexandria, Virginia: The Durant Publishing Company, 1976., pg 91
  2. [S22] Cobb, John, "Last Will and Testament", Cobb, John. "Last Will and Testament". dated 8 Sep 1809. Bertie County., The will was recorded in open court during November 1809
  3. [S51], Birth Record - Family Data Collection, Record Type: Online Database, Subject: Family Data Collection - Births