Samuel Russell Cosby, Sr.

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Samuel Russell Cosby, Sr.

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Birthplace: Schuyler, Nelson County, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Zachariah Cosby and Louisa Cosby
Husband of Gertrude A. Cosby
Father of William Henry Cosby, Sr. and Samuel Russell Cosby, Jr.
Brother of Molly Cosby; Coleman Vernon Cosby; Kate Cosby; William Cosby; Zachariah Cosby and 5 others

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About Samuel Russell Cosby, Sr.

Samuel Russell Cosby is credited with teaching Bill Cosby the art of story telling through the reading of Bible stories, offering life lessons and giving the characters different voices.

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Samuel Russell Cosby, Sr.'s Timeline

1881
December 21, 1881
Schuyler, Nelson County, Virginia, United States
1913
March 9, 1913
Age 31
Schuyler, Nelson County, Virginia, United States
1917
October 21, 1917
Age 35
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
1977
January 1977
Age 95
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States