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Kobey, Philip, 1900-1982

 Person

Philip Kobey (b. December 5, 1900; d. January 1980) was the son of Harris and Leah Sheffel Kobey; sibling of Dorothy (Dokes) Kobey Berry, and Rebecca (Becky), Ruth Sara, Joseph, Silas (Si), Philip (Phil) and Leon (Lee) Kobey.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Family of Harris & Leah Sheffel Kobey, circa 1903

 Item
Identifier: B100.03.0001.0003.00003
Overview The Sheffel Kobey family poses for a group portrait in the yard of a house in Aspen, Colorado. Back row, left to right: Leah Sheffel Kobey, Harris Kobey (holding Leon), and the housekeeper. Philip and Rebecca Kobey stand in front.
Dates: circa 1903

Family of Harris & Leah Sheffel Kobey, circa 1903

 Item
Identifier: B100.03.0001.0003.00004
Overview The Sheffel Kobey family poses for a group portrait in the yard of a house in Aspen, Colorado. Back row, left to right: Leah Sheffel Kobey, Harris Kobey (holding Leon), and the housekeeper. Philip and Rebecca Kobey stand in front.
Dates: circa 1903

Miriam Rachofsky Kobey and Grandchildren, circa 1905

 Item
Identifier: B100.03.0001.0003.00002
Overview Miriam Rachofsky Kobey and her grandchildren (from left to right, Rebecca, Miriam holding Silas, Philip, and Leon) pose in front of an ivy-covered trellis in Aspen, Colorado. Immigrants Abraham and Miriam (Mary) Kobey began their life in Colorado in Central City. The devout couple became vegetarians for a time while living there because kosher meat transported from Denver often arrived spoiled. After they moved to Denver, Abraham worked as a rabbi and sofer, or scribe, and Miriam became a...
Dates: circa 1905