Cowan Family

This information concerns seven generations of the Cowan family.
1600-1900

 • Individuals are listed chronologically, and those in red show the line of descent.
 • Connections of collateral lines to main lines are indicated by linked names.
 • Generations within a family are separated by a series of asterisks.
 • Twins within a family are marked with a lozenge symbol (◊).
 • Unknown or unsubstantiated data are marked with blanks or with question marks.

CAVEAT: Apart from census data, this information has not been confirmed by my personal research, and mistakes are likely present, so use at your discretion.

   John born: (1688) in Lancaster County, PA
married: Elizabeth _?_ ( ) in
children:
William
died: (after 1760) in PA
buried:

******
   William born: (1730-1740) in Lancaster County, PA
married: Sarah _?_ (December 23, 1759) in Rowan County, NC
children: James, George,
Stewart, Elijah, Isaac, unknown female, Mary, Thomas, unknown female, Moses, Joseph, Lawy, Sherad
died: (after 1789) in Wilkes County, GA
buried:

*****
   Stewart born: (1774) in Rowan County, NC
married: Mary Stewart (December 3, 1806) in Jackson County, GA
children: Thomas H., George Washington, Eliza, Elizabeth,
William M., James S., Moses, Sarah Roxanna
died: (after 1850) in Grundy County, TN
buried:

****
   William M. born: (March 2, 1813) in Jackson County, GA
married: Mary M. Briant (March 10, 1832) in Rutherford County, TN
children:
John Steven, Mary Elizabeth, Frances E., Martha Celina, William L., Louis C.
died: (April 20, 1891) in Mansfield, Sebastian County, AR
buried:

***
   John Steven born: (December 25, 1832) in Cannon County, TN
married: Nancy Jane Gollihar (July 21, 1853 ) in
children: William Charles [Mary Josephine Smith], Mary Virginia [Marion Cooper Elmore], George Washington [Allie Dennis],
Solomon Asa, Patrick Lafayette [Lena Pauline Patton]
died: (June 18, 1900) in Bandera, Bandera County, TX
buried:
census: on the 1870 and 1880 census, he was with his wife in Bell County, TX; on the 1900 census, he was with his wife in Bandera County, TX
note:

**
   Solomon Asa born: (August 19, 1865) in San Saba, San Saba County, TX
married:
Cora Evelyn Seitz (September 6, 1891) in Bell County, TX
children: Clyde Solomon [Ella Marie Bryan] and Katie Alice
died: (October 6, 1892?) in Killeen, Bell County, TX
buried: Killeen City Cemetery, Killeen, Bell County, TX
census: On the 1870 and 1880 census, he was with his parents in Bell County, TX: on the 1900 census, his widow and children were with his parents in Bandera County, TX
note:

*
   Clyde Solomon
born: (September 2, 1892) in Brady, McCulloch County, TX
married: Ella Marie Bryan ( ) in
children: C. [L. Crawford}, D. [D. Kornhauser], Robert [L. Hutchinson], E. [D. Borden], A. [L. Buscher]
died: (November 24, 1979) in Eagle Pass, Maverick County, TX
buried: Valley Cemetery, Quemado, Maverick County, TX
census: On the 1900 census, he was with his mother and grandparents in Bandera County, TX;
note: His wife was the daughter of Mary Frances Davidson and William Jacob Bryan

   Katie Alice born: (July 28, 1898) in San Antonio, Bexar County, TX
married: Edness Edward Anthony Campbell ( ) in
children: Norris Clyde [Mary Jo Bradley]
died: ( ) in
buried:
census: On the 1900 census, she was with her mother and grandparents in Bandera County, TX;
note:

[ main menu ] [ top of page ] [ archives menu ]