Alexander Bain Tyre Cobb


Personal and Family Information

Alexander was born on 19 Jul 1946 in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, the son of Bayless Earl Cobb and Marguarite Elinor Aaron.

He died on 4 Jan 2003 in Greenwood, Sebastian County, Arkansas.

His wife was Lori Jean Vileta, who he married on 17 MAR 1979 in San Diego County, California. Their only known child was Sarah E (c1983-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Alexander Bain Tyre Cobb


Bayless Earl Cobb


Bayless Earl Cobb


Sarah Lagrand Bynum


William Joseph Bynum


Katharine Anne Walker


Marguarite Elinor Aaron



Birth19 JUL 1946
Place: Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas
Death4 JAN 2003
Place: Greenwood, Sebastian County, Arkansas
Census14 APR 1950
Place: Clarksville, Johnson County, Arkansas
Age: 3
Address: 307 College Ave, visit 176 Cobb, Earl B, head wm age 35, married, born Texas, partner in Arkansas Coal Co — Marguarite E, wife wf age 28, married, born Philllippines __ Bayliss E IV, son wm age 7 born Phillippines —Alexander B.T, son wm age 3, born Arkansas
BurialJAN 2003
Place: Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas
Age: 56
Address: Forest Park Cemetery findagrave 81142407 links to parents




Note 1

— This a 3rd cousin — Cobb, Alexander B.T. (56) of Fort Smith, AR; died Saturday in Greenwood, AR. He was an attorney in Los Angeles for Bonne, Bridges, Meuller O'Keefe and Nicholas Law Firm and was a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. Memorial service will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday at Saint Johns Episcopal Church in Fort Smith under the direction of Fentress Mortuary of Ft. Smith.

He is survived by one daughter Sarah E. Cobb of Boulder, Colorado; one son Britton R. Cobb of Dallas, TX; his mother Marguerite E. Cobb of Fort Smith; three brothers Bayless E. Cobb IV of San Diego, CA, James L.S. Cobb of Raleigh, North Carolina and Matthew B. Cobb of Fort Smith.

Published in Los Angeles Times on Jan. 7, 2003.

Matthew B Cobb (age 61) is listed at 1010 S Albert Pike Fort Smith, Ar 72903 and is affiliated with the Optional Party. Matthew is registered to vote in Sebastian County, Arkansas.

Matthew B Cobb (60) Fort Smith, AR

Past locations: Fort Smith, AR , Englewood Cliffs, NJ

Relatives: Alexander B T Cobb, Bayless E Cobb, Britton Runyon Cobb,

Charles Walker Cobb 22, Emma Aaron Cobb 24, Kellie G Cobb 58 Alexander B.T. Cobb

DNA matches on both Ancestry and 23andMe.

23and me as BC share 1.43% Ancestry has us sharing 191 cM over 7 segments, longest is 63 cM.... similar share on Ancestry with S.C. by Sarah Cobb daughter of Alex BT Cobb 1946-2003.

also 23andMe has Emma Cobb his niece, daughter of Mathew Cobb

Note 2

Bayless Earl Cobb III, 87, of Fort Smith died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, in Fort Smith.

He was born Dec. 21, 1914, in Amarillo, Texas to Bayless Earl Cobb,ll and Sarah Bynum Cobb.

He graduated from Fort Smith High School in 1931, attended Virginia Military Institute and the University of Texas in Austin graduating with a degree in business administration in 1935, was an overseas agent for Lykes Brothers Steamship Line in China, Japan and the Philippines, owned and operated Southwestern Coal Company, Crown Construction Company and Cobb Properties, a land developer, a member of Fort Smith Chamber of Commerce, served on the board of directors of First National Bank, Sparks Memorial Hospital, Rosalee Tilles Home, Fort Smith Art Center, president of the Fort Smith Public Library and Hardscrabble Country Club.

Memorial service was 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John's Episcopal Church with private burial at Forest Park Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of Fentress Mortuary of Fort Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Madge; four sons, Bayless E. Cobb IV of San Diego, Alexander B.T. Cobb of Los Angeles, James L.S. Cobb of Raleigh, N.C., and Matthew B. Cobb of Fort Smith; and eight grandchildren.

findagrave 81225864