Bible of Cowan Family


From transcriptions prepared by W. A. Lyle, of Jefferson County, and subsequently typed and published by the Works Progress Administration under the title Jefferson County Bible Records.  Transcribed for this site from the WPA volume by Doris Kinser Fountain.  Researchers Note:  this is a transcription of a transcription of a transcription.  Therefore, every item must be verified through separate sources.

Possession: Mrs. T. A. Cowan, Jefferson Co., TN
Transcription: Sept. 17, 1937, Dandridge, TN

BIRTHS
Abednego Cowan was born March 13, 1821
Sarah D. Cowan was born Nov. 28, 1823
James M. Cowan was born Nov. 26, 1852
Peter H. Cowan was born March 9, 1854
Joel W. Cowan was born Dec. 22, 1855
Charlie H. Cowan born Oct. 20, 1857
Andrew W. Cowan born Nov. 24, 1859
Ben Cowan born Sept. 18, 1861
Thomas A. Cowan born June 11, 1864

MARRIAGES
Abednego Cowan married March 27, 1850
T. A. Cowan married Oct. 1896

DEATHS
James M. Cowan died July 8, 1892
A.B. Cowan, Jr, died June 23, 1893
Tommie Cowan, Jr, died Aug. 19, 1903
Peter Harrison Cowan died Feb. 5, 1920
Mrs. Charles Cowan died Jan. 11, 1921
Charlie H. Cowan died Nov. 6, 1929

BIRTHS
Jennie Mamie Cowan born June 6, 1897
Abednego Ben Cowan born Dec. 21, 1898
Thomas Andrew Cowan born Nov. 27, 1900
William S. Cowan born Mar 31, 1903
Charlie Davis Cowan born Apr. 8, 1905
Hugh Inman Cowan born March 17, 1907
Julia Ann Cowan born June 4, 1909
Henry Counts Cowan born Nov. 9, 1911
Joel Walker Cowan born Jan. 9, 1915
Curtis Cullen Cowan born June 1, 1917
Pearl Smith Cowan born June 27, 1878

DEATHS
Thomas Cowan died May 9, 1932
A. B. Cowan, Sr, died June 5, 1869
Sarah D. Cowan died Sept. 5, 1883