England, settled in Eastham; Eleazer, in Hingham; Sylvanua, north of Boston ; and Benjamin, whose son Isaac was Port Ad' rairal of Yarmonth, England. ~ And bow, my anxious mind persistently inquired, bow abould it so eventuate? 89 insisted, was infinitely good and well-wishing, and the cre- ation of the human race was a motion of the Divine good- ness, with the view to raise up a great family of children to be sharers with hifaiself of infinite felicity and blessed- ness, how should the result be so fearfhlly difllerent, in- stead of the divinely wished-for and intended scene of ultimate and universal moral beauty and blessedness, pre- senting the alleged remediless scene of moral desolation and ruin ?
Jonathan was a descendant of Henry, and bom in Barnstable. Pratt says, he settled near Rhode Island, wlucb is very doubtful. The Eleazer and Sylvanus he names were probably both descendants of Heniy. The earliest of the name in that town was Uichard, who is calli^d of Boal«n. Edward Cobb was of Taunton, in 1657, mai-ried at Flymoutb, 28 Nov., 1660, Mary Hafkins, and died 1G75, leaving a sou Edirard, Uis widow married Samuel Philips. 11 Aogn^ne Cobb was of Taunton id 1670, and had Elizabeth, bom 10 Feb., 1771; Morgan, 29 Dao., 1673; Samuel, 9 Nov., 1675; Betfaia, fi April, 1678; Merer, 12 Aug., 1680; and Abigul, 1684. Da Tid Cobb, one of the aids of Washington in the Army of the re Tolution, is a descendant from Augustine. Bajlies says, came from Plymouth ; if so, he was a son of Henry of Bam- Etable. He died in 1679, and bis wife Sarah sur- rircd him. Removed from Banistable to Plymonth, and from thcnne, according to Mr. He removed to Middleboro', where he was constable in 1671, and on the grand jury in 1674. Of course, it must involve the failure and disap- pointmebt of the Deity in the interests of his superior creation.
Elder Henry Cobb married in 1631, Patience, daughter of Dea. Names his 'ao Ds John, James, Gershom, and Elcazer, to whom he had here- tofore given half his lands at Snckinesset, — gave his "new dwelling-house " * and all the rest of his uplands and meadows to his wife Sarah. He also aanies his aon Jonathtm, and dangh- ters Mary, Hannah, Patieoce, and Sarah. He ninrricd twice ; first, 26 Aug., 1G58, Martha Nclaon, of P. She married, IS Oct, 1657, Jon- athan Dunham, then of Barnstable, andw Bshis second wife. After bia death in 1684, she probalily married Dea. 13 having, with eight others, been killed that day by the force H of Philip. And the same view limits the ability of the Deity, repre- senting him as eternally unable to realize his highest wishes and intentions in the noblest department of his cre- ation.
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