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Shirley Marion (Cobb) Beckworth (1911 - 1991)

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Shirley Marion Beckworth formerly Cobb
Born in Michigan, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Dec 2016
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Biography

Daughter of baseball player Ty Cobb and his wife Charlotte "Charlie" Lombard

Wife of Dixie Beckworth , born in Darien, Ga March 3, 1925. Shirley and Dixie had no children. Dixie died in Sept. 1965 at Lake Tahoe, NV of drowning. Shirley never remarried.

Shirley received a Presidential Medal of Freedom for her work with the Red Cross during WWII./

Sources

  • "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJXH-FVG : accessed 17 December 2016), Shirley M Cobb in household of Tyrus R Cobb, Augusta Ward 6, Richmond, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 106, sheet 10B, line 76, family 252, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 276; FHL microfilm 1,820,276.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:3C89-Y3Z : accessed 17 December 2016), Shirley M Cobb in household of Tyrus R Cobb, Augusta, Richmond, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 36, sheet 9A, line 50, family 234, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 383; FHL microfilm 2,340,118.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K9DK-KZ6 : accessed 17 December 2016), Shirley Cobb in household of Charlie Marion Cobb, Menlo Park, Judicial Township 3, San Mateo, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 41-51, sheet 5A, line 30, family 120, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 331.


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Shirley is 19 degrees from Chet Atkins, 21 degrees from Edie Kohutek and 22 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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