Joseph D. Dobbs

M, #714, (1840 - c 1900)
Joseph D. Dobbs|b. 2 Feb 1840\nd. c 1900|p714.htm|James Monroe Dobbs|b. 23 Dec 1822\nd. 10 Sep 1869|p643.htm|Maria Stanley|d. c Aug 1841|p2654.htm|David Dobbs|b. c 1792\nd. 1872|p614.htm|Elizabeth McMullan|b. 16 May 1800\nd. 6 Mar 1859|p612.htm|Dr. Lewis Stanley||||||

Relationship=1st cousin 1 time removed of James Monroe Dobbs Jr.
Last Edited=9 Jan 2009


Joseph D. Dobbs was born on February 2, 1840 in Cobb County, Georgia.1,2 He was the son of James Monroe Dobbs and Maria Stanley. He married Nancy Roberts, daughter of Commodore Roberts and Jane Bunch, in 1858.2 He died about 1900 in Chattanooga, Tennessee.3

Joseph D. Dobbs was also known as Joseph P. Dobbs.
May 10, 1861, he enlisted in Company H, Second Tennessee Cavalry, and was orderly sergeant of the same. He served two years.2


1850Marietta, Cobb County, GeorgiaJoseph D. Dobbs appeared on the census of 1850 in the household of David Dobbs and Elizabeth McMullan in Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia.1
Descendants of John Dobbs
Descendants of John McMullan

Children of Joseph D. Dobbs and Nancy Roberts

  • John Dobbs+
  • Joseph D. Dobbs2 ( - b 1887)
  • Marie Dobbs2
  • James M. Dobbs2
  • Minnie S. Dobbs2 ( - b 1887)
  • Gordon Dobbs2
  • Anna Dobbs
  • Lewis David Dobbs2


  1. [S54] 1850 United States Census (Free Schedule), Cobb Co., Georgia (Washington: National Archives And Records Adminstration) ,.
  2. [S361] Goodspeed Publishing Co, History of East Tennessee (Tennessee: Goodspeed Publishing Co, 1887). Hereinafter cited as History of East Tennessee.
  3. [S18] Shelly Dobbs Dooley, Descendants Of Josiah Dobbs (Descendancy Report with Notes), 1999.