the cobley family history
john cobley 1809-1887
John Cobley,
framework knitter, farm labourer

Father: William Cobley 1771-1813 | Mother: Elizabeth

b. 1809, Kimcote, Leicestershire
baptised. 22 May 1809, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
d. 4 January 1887, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
(St. Catherine's House Index : 1Q/Lutterworth/7a/page 4)
(cause bronchitis - decay of nature - informant George Cobley : Son)
buried. 8 January 1887, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

1851 Census: Kimcote & Walton : aged 41
1861 Census: Kimcote & Walton : Frame Work Knitter :aged 50
1871 Census: Walton : Agricultural Labourer : aged 63
1881 Census: Walton : Farm labourer : aged 72

m. Rebecca Clowes, 29 October 1832, All Saints, Leicester, Leicestershire
(Marriage witnessed by Thomas & Maria Gamble)

b. 1809, Kimcote, Leicestershire
baptised. 28 May 1809 at All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
Father: Thomas Clowes | Mother : Ann Page
d. ? 1885, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
(St. Catherine's House Index : 3Q/Lutterworth/7a/page 1)
buried. 3 July 1885, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

1851 Census: Kimcote & Walton : Wife : Frame Work Knitter : aged 41
1861 Census: Kimcote & Walton : Frame Work Knitter :aged 50
1871 Census: Walton : Wife: aged 63
1881 Census:
Walton : Wife : aged 72

  1. William Clowes Cobley (illegitimate)

    b. 1830, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    baptised. 18 April 1830, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    d. ?
    buried ?
    married ?
    children ?

    1851 Census: Kimcote & Walton : Frame Work Knitter : aged 21

    no more information known

  2. Betsey Ann Cobley, died in early adulthood

    b. ? 1833, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    baptised. 26 May 1833, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    d.? 1848, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    (St. Catherine's House Index : 2Q/Lutterworth/XV/page 108)
    buried. 17 April 1848, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

  3. Mary Cobley, died in infancy

    b. 1834, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    baptised. 27 July 1834, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    d. 1834, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    buried. 24 August 1834, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

  4. George Clowes Cobley
    farm labourer

    b. ? 1845, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    (St. Catherine's House Index : 1Q/Lutterworth/XV/page 170)
    baptised. 6 September 1812, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    d. ? 1898, Walton in Kimcote, Leicestershire
    (St. Catherine's House Index : 2Q/Lutterworth/7a/page 4)
    buried. 30 May 1898, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

    m.
    Aminda Neal, 2 June 1868, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire

  5. Albert Cobley,
    farm labourer, colliery worker

    b. ? 1848, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    (St. Catherine's House Index : 1Q/Lutterworth/XV/page 158)
    baptised. 3 December 1848, All Saints, Kimcote, Leicestershire
    d. ?
    buried ?

    m.
    Elizabeth Bottrill

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