Person Page 981

Jefferson Richards Cobb1,2,3

born 3 January 1931, died 15 December 1951

Facts and Notes

  • Burial: Fayette City Cemetery, Fayette, Fayette County, Alabama, USABG2
  • Birth: 3 January 1931; Martha says he was 20 or 21 years old when he died.1,3,4
  • Residence: 1935; Fayette, Fayette, Alabama, USABGO3
  • Residence: 1 April 1940; Fayette, Fayette, Alabama, USABGO; Age: 9; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son3
  • Death: 15 December 1951; Automobile accident on way back from USAF after earning flight wings (need to find the source for this information). Martha Cobb says he was the passenger in the vehicle and that the driver survived the accident.5,2

Citations

  1. [S281] Martha Cobb, Family Interview, Interviewer: Robert R. Reyes, Informant Address: Alabama, 14-16 May, 2013
  2. [S362] Online database, Find A Grave, Jefferson Richards Cobb memorial page, number 27131574, created by Sharon Rhoades, 27 May 2008; citing gravestone in Fayette City Cemetery, Fayette, Fayette County, Alabama, USA. (https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Cobb&GSfn=Jefferson&GSmn=Richards&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=27131574&df=all&: accessed 13 March 2017).
  3. [S390] Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Fayette, Fayette, Alabama; Roll: T627_32; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 29-1, Record for Annie Lucile Cobb
  4. [S778] Louis Moore, Personal Family Tree, Provided by Martha Cobb, 2013. Descendants of William Richards. A paper copy of the genealogy was given to Robert Reyes and is the basis for this information.
  5. [S281] Martha Cobb, Family Interview, Interviewer: Robert R. Reyes, Informant Address: Alabama, 14-16 May 2013