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Valentine Bobb

C. Beery (View posts)
Posted: 12 Sep 2000 5:24PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:10PM GMT
I am searching for more information on a Valentine Bobb, I know he married a Luenthia (Sp?) Hatter as they are stated on my GG grandfathers records that I have a James Marion Bobb b 12/8/1855 was my GG grandfather in Ohio, Any connection out there?

Re: Valentine Bobb

Posted: 27 Sep 2000 10:58AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:11PM GMT
1850 Brown Co. OH Census has him listed in Pike Township. the 1860 census is for Highland Co., OH Brushcreek Township.

Re: Valentine Bobb

C. Beery (View posts)
Posted: 27 Sep 2000 4:37PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:12PM GMT
Thank you D. Bobb, are you related to this Valentine Bobb? I believe I have found that name on the census, but do not believe it listed spouses name, will be traveling to Highland Co. sometime to check the records there. If you are related to this line, what do you have?

William Floyd Bobb (b1883), OH

Posted: 28 Sep 2000 1:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:14PM GMT
Sorry that I don't have much info for you. I just started (on Monday) to look for relatives of William Floyd Bobb (b1883) in Highland Co., OH. When I came across Valentine Bobb's name I wrote it down. Saw your message and sent all I have. If I come across anything else I will post it for you.

Re: William Floyd Bobb (b1883), OH

C. Beery (View posts)
Posted: 29 Sep 2000 12:50PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:14PM GMT
D. Bobb, my name is Charity and William Floyd BobbI was my g grandfather, I have his birth certificate which states he was born in Highland Co. My mother, Laura(maiden-Bobb) and Aunt Barb(maiden-Bobb) are doing research on this family. If you are related I can share information with you that you may not have. Are you related? And if so through whom? William Floyd Bobb I was married to an Edna Mae Hughes, He was a laboror, He was also killed in a auto/train accident in 1929. We have copy of death certificate and a Springfield, Ohio newspaper clipping of the accident. If you would like to know more and are related let me know.
Charity

Re: William Floyd Bobb (b1883), OH

Posted: 29 Sep 2000 1:38PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:14PM GMT
Hi Charity, Yes we are related. William Floyd Bobb and Edna Mae Hughes had 5 children. Clarence Erwin (b1906) Ninabell (b1913) James Maxwell (b1917) - this is the line we are through - O'Leatha (b1919) and William Floyd Bobb Jr.,(b1925). I started looking for information this week to surprise my husband who is a son of James Maxwell Bobb. I never expected any contact this soon - I have been looking on my side of the family for over a year. This is so exciting. I would love to know more.
Donna

Re: William Floyd Bobb (b1883), OH

C. Beery (View posts)
Posted: 30 Sep 2000 4:23AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:15PM GMT
Donna,
Hi, ok, this is great! William Floyd BobbII is my grandfather and James Maxwell Bobb's brother, James was killed in a car accident also, I have a newspaper clipping (copy maybe two, one from Bellefontaine, and maybe Springfield, Ohio dated Jan.2, 1965. I also have a copy of his death certificate, I can give you more info, but would rather do through email, my home email is debeer@bright.net, Maybe you have some information too such as names further back?? Valentine Bobb is the furthest on Bobb side we are searching.

Valentine Bobb

Barbara Bobb Bruner (View posts)
Posted: 5 Oct 2000 4:31PM GMT
Hi Donna.

I have located the graves of James Marion and Mary Stults Bobb in Highland Cnty. Also found the farm where they lived before moving to Pike County where James Marion died. Located the marriage license of Valentine Bobb and Lucinda Hatter in Highland County, but there is also a Valentine Bobb who married a Leah Rhoades in Highland Cnty. Not sure at this point in time if this is one and the same Valentine, or if there were two men with the same name. Haven't made the final connection between either of these Valentine Bobbs and the Jame Marion Bobb that we know we are related to.

Valentine Bobb

Posted: 9 Oct 2000 3:39PM GMT
Edited: 28 Aug 2002 11:43PM GMT
Barbara, I think it is great that you have found the location of the graves. I sent some information to your niece that I found at the Clark Co. library. I don't know if it will help or if it will just confuse things further. The next time I go I will try to find info in Pike Co.. I have only been looking in Highland Co. This is so great. D

Re: William Floyd Bobb (b1883), OH

Posted: 10 May 2001 9:23AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 11 Nov 2005 5:15PM GMT
I saw the post for Edna Mae Hughes and William Floyd Bobb. I am afraid that I don't have any more information then you folks seem to going back further in the line. My grandmother was Ninabell (Bobb) Conover. I do know that the only two living children of Edna and William are O'leatha and William Jr. Please let me know if you have had any better luck then I in tracing back farther. I have the names of William Floyd's parents. They were James W. Bobb and Mary E. Stultz. Edna Mae's parents were William Paul Hughes and Mary Catherine Goodson. Mary Catherine's parents were Belt C. Goodson and Lydia Doan. Thanks.
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