Benjamin Cobb1

d. before 1 May 1679
Benjamin Cobb|d. b 1 May 1679|p4039.htm|Joseph Cobb|b. c 1594\nd. c 1653|p4029.htm|Elizabeth (—?—) (Cobb)|d. c 1624|p4044.htm|||||||||||||

6th great-granduncle of William Lemuel Horn Jr.
8th great-granduncle of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Horn and Allied Families
     Benjamin Cobb was the son of Joseph Cobb and Elizabeth (—?—) (Cobb).1,2 He died before 1 May 1679.3
Additional Data
Benjamin Cobb was one of his father's headrights in 1637.4,2,3

Benjamin Cobbs was mentioned in his father Joseph Cobbs's will dated 1 March 1653/54 in Isle of Wight County. He was left "one red Cow and her calf."5,6 Click to view image

Child of Benjamin Cobb


  1. [S588] Judith McGhan, indexed by, Virginia Vital Records from The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, the William and Mary College Quarterly, and Tyler's Quarterly (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1984). Records of Isle of Wight County, from TQ, Vol. IX (1827), 116-122, 236.
  2. [S563] "Virginia State Land Office Patents" Book 1, 1623-1643 (v. 1 & 2): 506, The Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  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), 703.
  4. [S588] Judith McGhan, Virginia Vital Records, 97.
  5. [S550] John Bennett Boddie, Seventeenth Century Isle of Wight County Virginia; A history of the County of Isle of Wight, Virginia, during the Seventeenth Century, including abstracts of the county records (Chicago: Chicago Law Printing Company, 1938), 520.
  6. [S606] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, 702.
  7. [S606] John Frederick Dorman, Adventurers of Purse and Person, 703-4.