Rob's Genealogy

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Person Page 827

John Allison1,2,3

born about 1803

Family: Nancy Cobb (born about 1798)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: About 1803; IrelandB3
  • Marriage: 1 December 1825; Nancy Cobb; Madison County, Alabama, USAB2,1,4
  • Probate: 26 August 1839; Identified as the son-in-law of David Cobb in estate procedings1
  • Residence: 1860; South Eastern Division, Madison County, Alabama, USAB; Age: 57; real estate worth $15,000 and personal estate worth $57,2323
  • Note: Person Notes:: Catherine Allison, wife of WRW Cobb, may have been John's sister.


  1. [S2] Alabama, Madison County, Records of the Orphans Court, Alabama. Madison County. Records of the Orphans Court., Case Number 287 (The matter of the Estate of David Cobb, Deceased); Book 7, pages 495 and 497
  2. [S482], Alabama, Marriages, Deaths, Wills, Court, and Other Records, 1784-1920, Alabama Department of Archives and History; Montgomery, Alabama, Record for John Allison
  3. [S476], 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: South Eastern Division, Madison, Alabama; Roll: M653_15; Page: 158; Image: 158; Family History Library Film: 803015, Record for John Allison
  4. [S4] Compiler: Gandrud, Pauline Jones, Gandrud, Pauline Jones, Alabama Records, Gandrud, Pauline Jones. Alabama Records. 245 volumes., Volume 143, Madison County "C" Surnames: Deeds and Estates