Re: Marcus Kobe (1886) - parents and siblings information!
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Marcus Pedir Kobe was born 5 June 1886 in either St. Joseph or Rice, Minnesota and died (I believe) on Oct 21, 1945 in Spokane, Washington.Worked as a construction superintendant.He was married to Clara Winifred Murphy, born July 4, 1985 in Montana.they had two children that I know of: Lucy Louise Kobe, Born Sept 1, 1916 in Spokane, Washington and Marcus Leo Kobe, born 9 May 1918 in Spokane, Washington, died on Oct 3, 1950 in Reading, Pennsylvania and buried Oct 9, 1950 in Spokane, Washington.
DEATH: Construction accident, giving his own life to save others.Article from Spokane, Washington in October 1956 "Marcus L. Kobe Gives Own Life".
Marcus had 2 brothers - Aloysius and Albert Michael, and one sister, Lucy Frances.Their father's name was Michael G. Kobe, and he was born on May 25, between 1859-1864 in Austria/Slovenia/Croatia (boundaries kept moving), he married Hadeece Lucy Hammes in 1882 in Minnesota and died on June 5, 1928 in Hettinger, North Dakota.I have more info on both of them if you want!My Dad's dad was Aloysius!
Profession: Worked for the same construction company as his father, Marcus.Construction superintendant - died on the job.See newspaper article on p. 105 in "Kobe Klan Kissin' Kouzins" book.