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Henry Cobb, Jr.

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Barnstable, Barnstable County, Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: September 4, 1725 (60)
Stonington, New London County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Stonington, New London County, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Cobb, of Barnstable and Sarah Cobb
Husband of Lois Cobb (Hallett)
Father of Gideon Cobb; Eunice Gallup (Cobb); Lois Stanton; Henry Cobb; Nathan Cobb and 3 others
Brother of Mehitable Cobb; Sarah Cobb; Jonathan Cobb; Sarah Chipman; Mehitable Cobb and 1 other
Half brother of John Cobb, Sr; Sgt. James Cobb; Mary Dunham; Hannah Lewis; Patience Crocker and 2 others

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About Henry Cobb, Jr.

From the Find A Grave page on Henry Cobb:


Birth: Sep. 3, 1665 - Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA

Death: Sep. 4, 1725 - Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA

He was a son of Henry Cobb Sr., and his second wife Sarah Hinckley. He married Lois Hallett April 10, 1690 at Barnstable. She was the daughter of Joseph Hallett and his wife Elizabeth Gorham.

Henry and Lois (Hallett) Cobb were dismissed from Barnstable church to the church at Stonington October 9, 1705. The transfer was read in the church at Stonington on November 11, 1705. (Otis: Hist. 1st Ch. Stonington.)

He died Sept. 24, 1725, and was buried near the center of the ancient graveyard at Wiequetequock (sic), two miles northeast of Stonington proper, where the first settlement was made. The headstone was seen and copied in 1874 by Edw. B. Cobb, but could not be found in 1885.

He was a farmer. Henry Cob & Lois Hallet married 10 of April 1690 pr Justice Thacher."- [From the book: A History of the Cobb Family by Philip L. Cobb.]

Henry Cobb Jr, and Lois Hallett had the following children:

  • 1. Gideon Cobb, who married Margaret Fish.
  • 2. Eunice Cobb, who married Lieut. Benadam Gallup, who was the son of Benadam Gallup and Esther Prentice.
  • 3. Lois Cobb, who married Samuel Stanton.
  • 4. Nathan Cobb
  • 5. Ebenezer Cobb
  • 6. Mary Cobb
  • 7. Henry Cobb III, who married 1st Mary Babcock, and 2nd Prudence Champlin
  • 8. Hallet Cobb, who married Bridget Champlin

Family links:


  • Henry Cobb (____ - 1679)
  • Sarah Hinckley Cobb (1629 - ____)


  • Eunice Cobb Gallup (1693 - 1759)*


  • Lois Hallett Cobb (1672 - 1726)

Burial: Wequetequock Burial Ground, Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA

Created by: Sharon Hanson Frey

  • Record added: Jun 30, 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 38917211
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Henry Cobb, Jr.'s Timeline

September 3, 1665
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
April 11, 1691
Age 25
Barnstable, Barnstable, MA
September 18, 1693
Age 28
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 29
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Age 35
Age 39
Age 41
April 13, 1710
Age 44
Stonington, Windham, Connecticut, United States
May 26, 1719
Age 53