the cobley family history
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George Cobley,
farm labourer

Father: William Cobley 1804-1879 | Mother: Wibro Gamble 1827-1876

Grandfather: William Cobley 1771-1813 | Mother: Elizabeth?

b. 5 March, 3.45 am, 1845, Kimcote, Leicestershire
baptised. 25 May 1845, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
d. 20 January 1914 , Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
(cerebral haemorhage - syncope 2 days - informant : F (J) Mathews : Niece)
buried. ? Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire

1851 Census: Kimcote in Walton : Scholar : aged 6
1861 Census:
Cotesbatch : Servant: aged 16
1868 : Christ Church, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire : Labourer : Wedding certificate
1868 : Husbands Bosworth : Labourer : Daughters baptism
1869 : Swingler's Barn, Hathern : Farm Labourer : Sons birth certificate
1871 Census:
Hathern : Agricultural labourer : aged 26
1876 : Husbands Bosworth : Labourer : Daughter's birth certificate
1881 Census: 4, Lester Road, North Kilworth : Farm Labourer : aged 36
1891 Census: 104. Church Street, Husbands Bosworth : Agricultural Labouer : aged 46
1901 Census: 104. Church Street, Husbands Bosworth : Yardsman domestic : aged 56

no more information known

m.1 Elizabeth Berry, 23 March 1868, All Saints, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
(Marriage witnessed by Joseph Stanyon and Comfort Berry)

b. 4 June 1844, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
baptised. ?
Father: William Berry (farm labourer, railway gatekeeper) | Mother: Sophia Wells
d. (T.B aged 27) 29 April 1872, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
buried. 2 May 1872. All Saints, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire

1861 Census: Mowsley Road, Husbands Bosworth : At home: aged 13
1871 Census: Hathern : Wife: aged 26

m.2 Frances Neale, 12 August 1873, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
(Marriage witnessed by ? entries indecipherable)

b. 20 April 1838, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
baptised. 27 May 1838, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
Father: Thomas Neale (frame work knitter) | Mother : Mary Tarry
d. 25 January 1914, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
(mitral regurgiatation/cerebral embolism ; informant : M. A. Rowe : Step Daughter)
buried. ? 1914, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershirre

1851 Census: ?
1861 Census:
?
1868 : Husbands Bosworth : Daughters baptism
1871 Census: ?
1881 Census: 4, Lester Road, North Kilworth : Wife : aged 43
1891 Census: Front Street, Walton : Visitor : aged 52
1901 Census:
104. Church Street, Husbands Bosworth : Wife : aged 63

  1. Mary Ann Cobley,

    b. 13 April 1868, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
    baptised. 17 May 1868, All Saints, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
    d. ?
    b. ?

    m.
    Alfred Edward Rowe, 6 August 1894, All Saints, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
    (Marriage witnessed by John England and Emma Rowe)

  2. John James Cobley,
    groom, coachman, estate worker (Lord Daresbury, Daresbury, Cheshire)

    b. 4 December 1869, "Swingler's Barn", Hathern, Leicestershire
    baptised. ?
    d. (heart attack) 31 August 1939, Town Pit House, Higher Whitley, Cheshire
    buried. 2 September 1939, St. Luke's, Lower Whitley, Cheshire

    m.1 Mary Elizabeth Burborough, 22 December 1889, St. Mathew's, Rugby, Warwickshire

    m.2 Annie Mountford, 26 July 1898,
    Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Aston in Newhall, Cheshire

  3. Emma Cobley,

    b. 10 March 1876, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire
    baptised. ?
    d.?
    buried. ?
    married. ?
    children. ?

    1881 Census: 4, Lester Road, North Kilworth : Scholar : aged 5
    1891 Census:
    104, Church Street, Husbands Bosworth : Dressmakers Apprentice
    : aged 17

    no more information known

  4. Frank Cobley, died in infancy

    b. 19 August 1880, North Kilworth, Leicestershire
    baptised?
    d. ? 1881, North Kilworth, Leicestershire
    (St. Catherine's House Index : 2Q/Lutterworth/7a/page 6)
    buried. 22 June 1881, St. Andrews. North Kilworth. Leicestershire

    1881 Census: 4, Lester Road, North Kilworth : Infant : aged 7 months

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