Richard Caswell Cobb1

b. 1778, d. 1811
Richard Caswell Cobb|b. 1778\nd. 1811|p4018.htm|Pharaoh Cobb|b. Sep 1752\nd. 22 Feb 1841|p4009.htm|Barsheba Whitehead|||William Cobb|b. c 1732\nd. b Apr 1803|p3998.htm|Barsheba Whitehead|||||||||

3rd cousin 3 times removed of William Lemuel Horn Jr.
3rd cousin 5 times removed of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Horn and Allied Families
     Richard Caswell Cobb was born in 1778 in Sycamore Shoals, Washington County, Tennessee.1,2,3 He was the son of Pharaoh Cobb and Barsheba Whitehead.1 He married Rebecca Buckingham.1,3 He died in 1811.1,2,3


  1. [S585] Benjamin C. Holtzclaw and Mrs. Myron J. Taylor, "Cobb of Isle of Wight County, Virginia," in Historical Southern Families, Mrs. John Bennett Boddie, editor. (Baltimore: Clearfield Co., 1968), 12: 183.
  2. [S592] Zella Armstrong, comp., Some Tennessee Heroes of the Revolution Compiled from Pension Statements (Chattanooga, Tennessee: Clearfield Company, 1933; reprint Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1975), 65.
  3. [S606] John Frederick Dorman, comp. and ed., Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5, Fourth Edition, Vol. One, Families A-F (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004), 708.