Cobb, Thomas Reade Rootes

Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb, photograph, detail
Life span
04/10/1823—12/13/1862

Life Summary

Full name
  Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  South
Origins
  Slave State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  6
Family
 
John Addison Cobb (father), Sarah Robinson Rootes (mother), Howell Cobb (brother), Marion Lumpkin (wife, 1844)
Education
  Other
Other Education
  Franklin College, GA
Occupation
  Politician
  Military
  Attorney or Judge
  Journalist
  Writer or Artist
Political Parties
  Democratic
  Southern Democratic (1860)
Other Affiliations
  Fire-Eaters (Secessionists)
Government
  Confederate government (1861-65)
  State legislature
Military
  Confederate Army

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