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Job/Jobe Family

Thomas Jobe was born about 1710 in Chester County, PA, son of John Jobe.

First Generation

Children of Thomas Job (abt. 1710-1787) and Mary Gordon
Samuel Job (1740-1803) m. Rachel Little (buried in Tanglewood, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery)
Sarah Job (abt.1752-1792) m. William Douthit (1746-1799) (m. 1772)
Thomas Job (1749) m. Hannah Johnson (witnessed Stephen Riddle, Sr.'s Will, 1804)
John Job (1750) m. Elizabeth Ruggle/Riddle
Mary Job (1752) m. John Blake (1750-1824)
Elizabeth Job m. David Cooper

When William Douthit married Sarah Job in 1772, George McKnight and John Douthit, Jr. were witnesses.

Samuel Jobe, Thomas Jobe and Thomas Jobe, Jun. are among the tax payers of 1778, Capt. Johnston's District, Rowan County, NC

In Rowan County, NC, 1789, Samuel Job and Stephen Riddle witnessed the Will of Adam Black.

C:312. Samuel (X) Job. 18 Aug. 1803. Probated 1802. Wife, Rachel. Sons Thomas and Samuel. Daughters not named. Ext. Son Thomas. Wit: Benjamin Riddle, Benjamin (X) Lariors. - Abstracts of the Wills and Estate Records of Rowan County, NC, 1753-1805, Jo White Linn

F:39. Thomas Job. 16 May 1786. Probated 1787. Wife Mary to have maintenance on the home plantation for her lifetime. Son Thomas then to have the home tracts, his paying the other children $10 (pounds). Son John Job and his wife Elizabeth. Son David Cooper and his wife Elizabeth. Son Samuel Job and his wife Rachel. Son William Douthit and his wife Sarah. Son John Blake and his wife Mary. Exr: son Thomas. Wit: Wm. (x) Etchason, William (x) Linville, Evan Ellis. Abstracts of the Wills and Estate Records of Rowan County, NC, 1753-1805, Jo White Linn

Second Generation

Children of Samuel Jobe and Rachel Little
Thomas Jobe (1769-1856) m. Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Gordon (1777-?) (m. 1799 Stokes Co., NC)
Mary Jobe (abt. 1773) m. James Gordon (1779) (removed from NC in 1806)
Rachel Catherine Jobe (1775-1866) m. John Starr (1768-1846) (m. in 1795, NC; moved to Wayne Co., IN)
Lucinda Jobe (1778-1797) m. Benjamin Jarvis (1780-1862)
Elizabeth Job (abt. 1780) m. John Smith
Sarah Jobe (1781-1857) m. Benjamin Jarvis (1780-1862) (moved to Wayne County, IN)
Samuel Jobe (abt. 1785) m. Rachel Call (m. 1806)

Third Generation

Children of Thomas Job and Mary Elizabeth "Polly" Gordon
Rachel Jobe m. John Owings (m. 1813, Rowan Co., NC) (who are his parents?)


Children of Rachel Catherine Jobe and John Starr
Jesse Starr (abt. 1797-1869) m. 2) Paulina Jobe (died in Putnam Co., IN)

Who is the Nancy Jobe that married John Etcherson in 1817, Rowan County, NC? Andrew Griffin, Bondsman.

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