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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ James Robert Hobbs ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Hobbs, James Robert
LAST: Hobbs FIRST: James MID: Robert
BORN: 7 Jul 1861 DIED: 23 Mar 1938 BURIED: 25 Mar 1938
DEATH PLACE: Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #257 – James Hobbs, male, married (Alwine Hobbs), laborer, b. 7 Jun 1861 in Texas, d. 23 Mar 1938 in Marion Co. at the age of 76 y’s 9 m’s 16 d’s, name of parents not known by informant, interment 25 Mar at Marion, undertaker E.E. Howell, informant Alwine Hobb of Marion.
1st MARRIAGE – “J. R. Hobbs, over 28 & Martha J. Osborn, over 18, m 9 Jun 1889 at Catharine Hobbs by A. Relfe, J. P. Aff: J.D. Griffin, Wit: James Thiels & M.M. Davidson. #3654 pg 130”.
1900 OR CENSUS - James R. Hobbs, age 37, occupation farm laborer, b. Jun 1862 in Texas, is enumerated with his wife of 11 years, Martha J., age 51, mother of 6 children, b. Jan 1849 in Iowa, along with Ira E., age 10, b. Mar 1890 in Oregon, and James R., age 8, b. May 1892 in Oregon. 
2nd MARRIAGE – Alwine Mitzner md J.R. Hobbs on 18 Nov 1919 in Marion Co., Oregon.
1920 OR CENSUS - Robert Hobbs, age 57, occupation carpenter, b. Texas, is enumerated with wife
Alwine, age 50, b. Russia, along with Albert Mitzner, identified as step-son [of Robert], age 26, occupation logging camp laborer, b. Wisconsin, and Rudolph Mitzner, identified as step-son [of Robert], age 19, occupation store clerk, b. Wisconsin.

Marion—Robert Hobbs passed away at his home here early Wednesday morning after a prolonged illness. The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. from the Presbyterian church.
Captial Journal 24 Mar 1938 10:7

James R.
1861 – 1938
(shares marker with Alwine)
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #257
Marion County Oregon Marriage Records, 1888-1891, Vol. VI, pg 11 
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Marion, ED 141, sheet 10A) 
Oregon Marriages, 1906-1920
1920 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Marion, ED 335, sheet 4A)
CJ 24 Mar 1938 10:7
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