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Rebecca Brian Tunstall

Rebecca Brian Tunstall

Female 1835 - 1916  (81 years)

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  • Name Rebecca Brian Tunstall 
    Rebecca Tunstall Hobbs
    Rebecca Tunstall Hobbs
    Born 18 May 1835  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 01 Aug 1916  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The Mobile Daily Register
      Wednesday, August 2, 1916
      Page 10 Column 2

      Mrs. Rebecca B. Hobbs, widow of the late James W. Hobbs, died Tuesday morning at 5:20 o'clock at the home of Mr. R. F. Neville, 1049 Dauphin Way, after a lingering illness. She was 81 years of age and was born at Montgomery Hill, Baldwin County, Alabama. She is survived by a brother, Mr. E. T. Tunstall, of El Paso, Texas a daughter, Mrs. R. F. Neville, and other relatives. Interment will take place this morning at 10 o'clock from the Neville home, 1049 Dauphin Way. Interment will be made in the Magnolia cemetery.
    Buried Magnolia Cemetery, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hobbs, Rebecca Tunstall
    Hobbs, Rebecca Tunstall
    Person ID I5029  Dickinson
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2015 

    Father George Brook Tunstall,   b. 14 Dec 1793, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1842, Blacksher, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eloisa Matilda Tate,   b. 28 Nov 1802, Blacksher, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 May 1875, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 04 Jul 1822  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James William Hobbs,   b. 02 Jul 1830, Wilcox County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1907, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 07 Dec 1854  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
    +1. Willie Eloise Hobbs,   b. 03 Oct 1855, Wilcox County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Mar 1940, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F1594  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Hobbs-Tunstall marriage license
    Hobbs-Tunstall marriage license
    Tunstall, Thomas, et. al
    Tunstall, Thomas, et. al
    Alabama Act for the Relief of Thomas Tunstall

  • Sources 
    1. [S336394] Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Ancestry.com, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Rebecca B Hobbs
      [Rebecca B Tunstall]
      Birth Date: abt 1836
      Birth Place: Baldwin Co Alabama
      Death Date: 1 Aug 1916
      Death Place: Mobile, Mobile, Alabama
      Cemetery Name: M. C.
      Death Age: 80
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Gender: Female
      Street Address: 1049 Dauphin St
      Residence: Mobile
      Father Name: George Tunstall
      Father Birth Place: Alabama
      Mother Name: Eloise Tate Tunstall
      Mother Birth Place: Alabama
      FHL Film Number: 1894134

    2. [S036451] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    3. [S038634] Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Alabama Center for Health Statistics; Alabama Marriage Index, 1936-1969; Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Montgomery, Alabama; Dodd, Jordan R., et. al. Early American Marriages: Alabama to 1825, Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx; Hunting For Bears, comp. Alabama marriage information taken from county courthouse records. Many of these records were extracted from copies of the original records in microfilm, microfiche, or book format, located at the Family History Library; Dodd, Jordan R., comp. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920.).