In the 1900 census records of Yalabusha County, Mississippi John B. Bobbitt is counted as living with his son, William E. Bobbitt.
William E. Bobbitt Dec. 1853 46 Mississippi
Ada (Weaver) Bobbitt Dec. 1861 38 Arkansas
Lee B. Bobbitt Nov. 1880 20 Texas
Tommie J. Bobbitt Dec. 1881 18 Mississippi
Arthur J. Bobbitt Jan. 1883 17 Mississippi
Billie C. Bobbitt Nov. 1886 14 Mississippi
Lawrence A. Bobbitt Apr. 1889 11 Mississippi
Alice Bobbitt Aug. 1891 8 Mississippi
Ina W. Bobbitt Sep. 1893 6 Mississippi
Dora R. Bobbitt Aug. 1896 3 Mississippi
John B. Bobbitt (father) Feb. 1830 70 Tennessee
Living nearby was the family of Henry Green Bobbitt and living with him was Annie Wood, his mother in law as well as his step mother. Annie did not use the name of Bobbitt. She was born in September 1841.
There is considerable confusion about the date when John Bobbitt died. Reports indicated that he died in November of 1880, but as the 1900 census shows, John was living in 1900. The most likely date is 1908. John is buried in the family cemetery in Goshen, Mississippi.