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DECENDANTS OF
JAMES MOORE COWDREY

Submitted by: Rhio Reh Gillis (rhiog@comcast.net)
Oct 27, 1998

Dividing Line

Generation No. 1

1. JAMES MOORE5 COWDREY (JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born August 12, 1795 in Edgefield District, SC, and died June 05, 1866 probably Marion Co., AR. He married AGNES McCUBBIN 1836 in Izard County, AR, daughter of WILLIAM MCCUBBIN and NANCY ADAMS.

Notes for JAMES MOORE COWDREY:

Dr. James Moore Cowdrey, emigrated from Charleston, SC, circa 1825. In the year 1829 he was living in Batesville, moving on in the 1830's, to Fayetteville, settling in Yellville, AR circa 1840.

He and Agnes were married Sep 26, 1832, Izard Co, AR, by: Rev. Thomas Law.

Between the years of 1855 and 1856 he purchased 120 acres of land in Marion County.

Dr. James Moore Cowdrey was a graduate of Ann Arbor University. He became a skillful physician and apparently was very charming and cultured. He was ruined financially during the War between the States, with his home and personal property destroyed.

He served as a surgeon in the 14th AR Confederate Infantry under General Price.

Notes for AGNES McCUBBIN:

Agnes McCubbin, IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake File #GQX9VL Ref #2

Children of JAMES COWDREY and AGNES MCCUBBIN are:

i. NANCY6 COWDREY, b. June 25, 1833, Fayetteville, AR; d. July 18, 1833, Fayetteville, AR.

2. ii. HARRIET HENRIETTA COWDREY, b. October 04, 1835, Washington Co, AR; d. TX.

3. iii. JAMES WILLIAM COWDREY, b. November 05, 1837, Fayetteville, Benton, AR; d. October 07, 1893, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

4. iv. ELIZABETH ARKANSAS COWDREY, b. April 03, 1839, Izard Co., AR.

5. v. HENRY WASHINGTON COWDREY, b. July 26, 1841, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. January 04, 1915, Lawton, OK.

6. vi. MARY AGNES COWDREY, b. November 26, 1843, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. Bef. 1894.

7. vii. JOHN SHACKLEFORD COWDREY, b. July 15, 1846, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. July 05, 1928, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

8. viii. CAROLINE PHOEBE COWDREY, b. June 23, 1848, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

9. ix. LAURA EMMA COWDREY, b. October 24, 1850, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

10. x. CORNELIA EUGENIA COWDREY, b. December 26, 1852, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

xi. INFANT COWDREY, b. 1857.

Generation No. 2

 

2. HARRIET HENRIETTA6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born

October 04, 1835 in Washington Co, AR, and died in TX. She married JOSIAH C. BAUCUM, JR. December 28, 1854, son of JOSIAH BAUCUM and PRISCILLA TUTTLE.

Notes for JOSIAH C. BAUCUM, JR.:

Records of Ruth Fay [Cowdrey] Hill list Josiah as James Baucum

Children of HARRIET COWDREY and JOSIAH BAUCUM are:

i. JAMES MARSHALL7 BAUCUM, b. October 20, 1855, Marion Co., AR.

11. ii. LAURA ANN BAUCUM, b. February 06, 1857.

3. JAMES WILLIAM6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born November 05, 1837 in Fayetteville, Benton, AR, and died October 07, 1893 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. He married (1) KATE V. HASTINGS August 14, 1859 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. He married (2) MARGARET CLARENDA BATTENFIELD September 02, 1869 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

Children of JAMES COWDREY and KATE HASTINGS are:

12. i. JAMES MOORE7 COWDREYII, b. January 24, 1861, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. June 20, 1926, Hugo, Choctaw Co., OK.

ii. JOHN HENRY COWDREY, b. September 25, 1863, Ozark, Franklin Co., AR; d. December 11, 1921; m. MINNIE__?__.

Children of JAMES COWDREY and MARGARET BATTENFIELD are:

iii. CLAUD7 COWDREY, b. March 20, 1870, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. November 01, 1897, Hollister, CA; m. ALICE STEVENS.

iv. DEBORAH COWDREY, b. January 07, 1872; m. AL ROBINSON.

v. ELIZABETH SHACKLEFORD COWDREY, b. January 18, 1874; m. ALBERT CHAPMAN.

13. vi. AMBROSE WILSON COWDREY, b. April 07, 1876; d. March 19, 1967, Yakima, WA.

vii. LILLIAN COWDREY, b. August 15, 1878; d. July 02, 1880.

viii. VIRGIL COWDREY, b. January 28, 1881; d. February 08, 1888.

ix. SHACKLEFORD WASHINGTON COWDREY, b. November 29, 1883; m. EFFIE FARMER.

x. EDNA EUGENE COWDREY, b. June 23, 1886; m. JOHN NEVILS.

xi. WALTER COWDREY, b. February 01, 1889.

xii. VIRGINIA BELL COWDREY, b. December 07, 1892; d. August 06, 1905; m. FONNIE THETHA STARKEY.

4. ELIZABETH ARKANSAS6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born April 03, 1839 in Izard Co., AR. She married JAMES R. DOWD July 03, 1858 in Marion County, AR.

Notes for JAMES R. DOWD:

James was a teacher. He and his family left Marion Co. and moved to Broken Arrow, OK.

Children of ELIZABETH COWDREY and JAMES DOWD are:

i. JACK7 DOWD, b. November 27, 1861; m. BELLE PEARSON, 1887.

ii. JAMES R. DOWD, JR., b. March 14, 1864.

iii. MARY E. DOWD, b. December 23, 1870.

5. HENRY WASHINGTON6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born July 26, 1841 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, and died January 04, 1915 in Lawton, OK. He married MARTHA KING October 07, 1861 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, daughter of HENRY KING and MARY BROCK.

Notes for HENRY WASHINGTON COWDREY:

IGI Records - Family History Library, Salt Lake City. Batch 7516103, Sheet 02, Source Call No. 884521, type: Film Ref. #2 and 5

Notes for MARTHA KING:

IGA Records, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, File #GQX9R3 Ref. #2

Martha applied for a pension in 1919.

Martha died at the home of her daughter, Esther Cartmill

Source from a letter: Esther Cartmill to Helen [JEFFERSON] Storey, dated:

Children of HENRY COWDREY and MARTHA KING are:

14. i. JAMES HENRY7 COWDREY, b. August 07, 1862, Yellville, Marion County, AR; d. August 07, 1901, Little Rock, AR.

15. ii. JOHN ALLEN COWDREY, b. May 01, 1865, Green Co, MO; d. July 01, 1927, MO.

16. iii. WILLIAM HENRY COWDREY, b. September 02, 1867, Greene County, MO; d. September 28, 1929, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

17. iv. ADOLPHUS C COWDREY, b. December 19, 1869, Greene Co., MO; d. 1936, Marion County, AR.

18. v. HARRIET CORLIN COWDREY, b. January 20, 1872, Green Co., MO; d. September 21, 1944, Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO.

19. vi. ALFRED MATHEW COWDREY, b. February 23, 1874, Brookline, Greene Co., MO; d. June 02, 1947, Lubbuck, LubbuckCo., Texas.

20. vii. RUFUS P. COWDREY, b. April 11, 1876, Boone Co, AR; d. April 09, 1949, Lubbock, TX.

21. viii. MARY AGNES COWDREY, b. April 12, 1878, Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR; d. December 14, 1917.

22. ix. FANNY G. COWDREY, b. August 19, 1880, Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR; d. 1952.

23. x. JOSEPH B. COWDREY, b. May 25, 1883, Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR; d. 1952.

xi. ROBERT M. COWDREY, b. June 07, 1885, Prairie, Twp., Marion County, AR; d. October 11, 1955; m. REBECCA LOCK.

Notes for ROBERT M. COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, File #GQXQW

From the records of Ruth Fay [Cowdrey] Hill

24. xii. ESTHER HELEN COWDREY, b. December 12, 1889, Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR; d. January 07, 1976, Santa Ana, Orange Co., CA.

6. MARY AGNES6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born November 26, 1843 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, and died Bef. 1894. She married Col. JAMES AMBROSE WILSON June 12, 1866.

Notes for MARY AGNES COWDREY:

Moved to Harrison, AR

Discrepancy in marriage date. June 12, 1866, According to Ref. #5

June 12, 1856 according to: Ref. #2.

Ref.#3

Children of MARY COWDREY and JAMES WILSON are:

i. JAMES ERNEST7 WILSON, b. April 17, 1867; m. KATE BAILEY, June 22, 1897.

ii. CLAUD EUGENE WILSON, b. January 01, 1869.

7. JOHN SHACKLEFORD6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born July 15, 1846 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, and died July 05, 1928 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. He married MARTHA HELEN BERRY December 24, 1872 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, daughter of JAMES BERRY and MARY WILSON.

Notes for JOHN SHACKLEFORD COWDREY:

Became a member of Company C of the First Arkansas Cavalry, and served till the end of the War Between the States.Ref. #4

He was in the mercantile business in partnership with A.S.LAYTON Ref. #9

For many years he served as President and Vice President of the Miners and Citizens Bank.Ref. #4

Notes for MARTHA HELEN BERRY:

Martha Helen applied for pension in 1928.

Children of JOHN COWDREY and MARTHA BERRY are:

i. ANNIE7 COWDREY, b. September 16, 1874, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. VICTOR ARTHUR WILBUR, July 18, 1900.

ii. ERNEST EUGENE COWDREY, b. November 03, 1878, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. LOUISE THOMPSON.

iii. DAISY BELLE COWDREY, b. November 23, 1880, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. HARRY R. PAYNE.

iv. ROSCOE COWDREY, b. October 12, 1884, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. ETHEL LE SEUR.

v. MABLE COWDREY, b. October 15, 1886, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. CAM F. WEAST.

vi. HELEN BERRY COWDREY, b. October 07, 1888; m. WILLIAM REED CRAWFORD, December 25, 1906.

vii. LILLIAN COWDREY, b. April 04, 1890, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. ERNEST JUSTIN HORNER.

Notes for ERNEST JUSTIN HORNER:

E. J. Horner was a physician, and held the title, Doctor.

8. CAROLINE PHOEBE6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born June 23, 1848 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. She married RICHARD PEARSON WILSON Abt. 1870, son of JAMES WILSON and TEMPERANCE ???.

Children of CAROLINE COWDREY and RICHARD WILSON are:

i. GERTRUDE7 WILSON

ii. JESS WILSON

iii. ARTHUR WILSON

iv. MAND WILSON

v. ANNA WILSON

9. LAURA EMMA6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born October 24, 1850 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. She married ARCHIBALD M. SLOAN December 13, 1868.

Notes for LAURA EMMA COWDREY:

Laura Emma is also known as Laura Emily.

Children of LAURA COWDREY and ARCHIBALD SLOAN are:

i. JOHN H.7 SLOAN, b. June 17, 1872; m. SADIE CORMAC, July 05, 1896.

ii. JAMES WILLIAM SLOAN, b. July 09, 1876; m. EMMA AFLE, July 05, 1896.

iii. THOMAS JEFFERSON SLOAN, b. April 24, 1882.

iv. ARCHIE MARVIN SLOAN, b. June 30, 1884 or July 31, 1884.

v. ERNEST L. SLOAN SLOAN, b. April 08, 1887.

10. CORNELIA EUGENIA6 COWDREY (JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born December 26, 1852 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. She married AMBROSE WILSON WICKERSHAM May 20, 1875, son of JOHN WICKERSHAM and ELIZABETH MCPHERSON.

Notes for CORNELIA EUGENIA COWDREY:

Also known as "Nellie".

Book A, page 165, Marriage B. of Boone County Court House, Harrison, AR

Notes for AMBROSE WILSON WICKERSHAM:

Occupation: Teacher

In 1880 Ambrose and Nellie were living in Union Twp., Marion Co., AR

Arkansas News "The Mountain Echo" March 12, 1886

The public school at this place, under the management of Prof. *A. W. Wickersham, is in a prosperous condition, and the attendance is quite large.

Children of CORNELIA COWDREY and AMBROSE WICKERSHAM are:

i. FRANKLIN MORRELL7 WICKERSHAM, b. May 03, 1877.

ii. ARTHUR WESTON WICKERSHAM, b. January 26, 1879.

iii. LAURA ESTELLE WICKERSHAM, b. August 12, 1883.

iv. ARCHIMEDES EUGENE WICKERSHAM, b. January 05, 1886.

v. MARY IRENE WICKERSHAM, b. October 04, 1888.

Generation No. 3

 

11. LAURA ANN7 BAUCUM (HARRIET HENRIETTA6 COWDREY, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born February 06, 1857. She married JOHN V. FRY March 17, 1875 in Burnett Co., TX.

Children of LAURA BAUCUM and JOHN FRY are:

i. LUCY DELARA8 FRY, b. March 20, 1876, Burnett Co., TX.

ii. MATTIE EMILY FRY, b. June 07, 1878.

12. JAMES MOORE7 COWDREYII (JAMES WILLIAM6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born January 24, 1861 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, and died June 20, 1926 in Hugo, Choctaw Co., OK. He married MARY ALICE GUTHRIE January 02, 1886 in Paris, Lamar Co., TX, daughter of THOMAS GUTHRIE and ELIZABETH HINES.

Children of JAMES COWDREY and MARY GUTHRIE are:

i. MARVIE PEARL8 COWDREY, b. November 28, 1886, Paris, Lamar Co., TX; d. July 10, 1927, Burbank, CA; m. HENRY ROCHIER, April 03, 1907, Harrison, Marion Co., AR.

ii. WILLIAM THOMAS COWDREY, b. February 24, 1890, Paris, Lamar Co., TX; m. (1) NOLA VIDA ROGERS, December 09, 1908; m. (2) CATHERINE BRIESE, December 05, 1929, Pasadena, Los Angeles Co., CA.

Notes for WILLIAM THOMAS COWDREY:

According to Ref #5, p. 398, there is a different name for this entry, John William Cowdrey. The birthdate is the same.

13. AMBROSE WILSON7 COWDREY (JAMES WILLIAM6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born April 07, 1876, and died March 19, 1967 in Yakima, WA. He married CORA HARRIS.

Notes for AMBROSE WILSON COWDREY:

Moved to the state of Washington in the 1930's

Child of AMBROSE COWDREY and CORA HARRIS is:

i. WALTER JEFFERSON8 COWDREY, b. 1914; d. 1979; m. UNKNOWN.

14. JAMES HENRY7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born August 07, 1862 in Yellville, Marion County, AR, and died August 07, 1901 in Little Rock, AR. He married LULA POPE 1881 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

Notes for JAMES HENRY COWDREY:

Record file # GQX9HP Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Ref. #2

James was struck by lightening when small boy - had "spells" afterward.

Children of JAMES COWDREY and LULA POPE are:

i. VINCELL8 COWDREY.

ii. PEARL COWDREY.

iii. HOWARD COWDREY.

iv. VERA COWDREY.

v. EUNICE COWDREY.

vi. CLYDE COWDREY (f ).

15. JOHN ALLEN7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born May 01, 1865 in Green Co, MO, and died July 01, 1927 enroute to a hospital in Springfield, MO, leaving Yellville by way of Harrison. He married BELVA ORA ESTES July 24, 1887 in Eros, Marion County, AR, daughter of BENJAMIN ESTES and MARTHA "Mattie" JACKSON.

Notes for JOHN ALLEN COWDREY:

IGI Family History Library, Salt Lake City File # GQXX93V, Ref. #2

Children of JOHN COWDREY and ORA ESTES are:

i. KIRBY THURMAN8 COWDREY, b. September 01, 1888, Yellville, Marion Co., AR; d. October 03, 1925, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; m. ALSEY LAYTON BERRY, April 27, 1912, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

ii. TROY EDGAR COWDREY, b. March 14, 1891, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR1; d. April 17, 1964, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR1; m. ABBIE JANE MCCARTY, Daughter of JAMES L. McCARTY AND MARY TENNESSEE THOMPSON February 09, 1918, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

Notes for TROY EDGAR COWDREY:

Ref. # 1-3-6-7

Individual: Cowdrey, Troy

Birth date: Mar 14, 1891

Death date: Apr 1964

Social Security #: 430-03-2001

Last residence: AR

State of issue: AR

iii. MYRTLE MAY COWDREY, b. May 18, 1894, Eros, AR; d. September 12, 1973, Pasadena, CA; m. JOHN ALBERT JEFFERSON, May 08, 1912, Yellville, AR.

Notes for JOHN ALBERT JEFFERSON:

Ref. #1-7

Individual: Jefferson, John

Birth date: Sep 5, 1890

Death date: Aug 1976

Social Security #: 491-05-1041

Last residence: CA 91006

State of issue: MO

iv. CAM LAVETTE COWDREY, b. January 02, 1896, Eros, Marion County, AR2; d. July 05, 1970, Newport, AR; m. ETHEL ROSALIE CAVANESS, April 12, 1917, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

Notes for CAM LAVETTE COWDREY:

Ref. # 1-3-6-7

Individual: Cowdrey, Cam

Birth date: Jan 2, 1896

Death date: Jul 1970

Social Security #: 429-32-0429

Last residence: AR 72206

State of issue: AR

Notes for ETHEL ROSALIE CAVANESS:

Died St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, MINN. Ethel was also know as Miss Ett.

v. ALLEN LEON COWDREY, b. December 25, 1900, Marion County, AR; d. January 01, 1960.

vi. EVA GERTRUDE COWDREY, b. April 11, 1909, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. November 23, 1997, Harrison, Boone Co., AR; m. ELZA NAVARRE KIRBY, July 29, 1930, Springfield, MO.

Notes for EVA GERTRUDE COWDREY:

Ref. #1

Notes for ELZA NAVARRE KIRBY:

Elza Kirby known to everyone as Ed. No issue from this marriage.

Individual: Kirby, Elza

Birth date: Jun 1, 1903

Death date: Jan 1, 1991

Social Security #: 329-09-5123

State of issue: IL

16. WILLIAM HENRY7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born September 02, 1867 in Greene County, MO, and died September 28, 1929 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR. He married (1) DRUCILLA MAY PERRY October 27, 1892 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, daughter of W. H. PERRY. He married (2) MARY E. GAINES May 30, 1896, daughter of JOHN GAINES and ISABELL __?__.

Notes for WILLIAM HENRY COWDREY:

IGI File, Family History Center, Salt Lake City, File #GQX9K2, Ref. #2

Child by Drucilla May Peery: Roy Cowdrey, Sr., b. 11 November 1893 in Yellville, Marion Co., AR. Married Bertha May Gaither. They had two children: Roy Virgil, Jr., and Elizabeth (Betty) Sue.

Children by wife #2, Mary Gainle (Gaines): Guy b. 1896 (died when 2 weeks old) Guyla b. 1900 who married Bascum Tatum. They had one child: Mary Ann Tatum. Mary Ann Tatum married Al Stump. They had a female, Janice and a male, Terry. Ref. #2

Child of WILLIAM COWDREY and DRUCILLA PERRY is:

i. ROY8 COWDREY, SR., b. November 11, 1893, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR3; d. April 1978, CA3.

Notes for ROY COWDREY, SR.:

Individual: Cowdrey, Roy

Birth date: Nov 11, 1893

Death date: Apr 1978

Social Security #: 546-01-7699

Last residence: CA 93015

State of issue: CA

Children of WILLIAM COWDREY and MARY GAINES are:

ii. GUY8 COWDREY, b. 1896.

Notes for GUY COWDREY:

Died when 2 weeks old.

iii. GUYLA COWDREY, b. 1900; m. BASCUM TATUM.

17. ADOLPHUS C7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born December 19, 1869 in Greene Co., MO, and died 1936 in Marion County, AR. He married REBECCA M. BRIGGS December 29, 1889 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, daughter of JOHN BRIGGS and MARY HURST.

Notes for ADOLPHUS C COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library,Salt Lake City, File # GQX9D6 Ref, #2

Ref. #4, page 184

Children of ADOLPHUS COWDREY and REBECCA BRIGGS are:

i. ROBERT8 COWDREY, b. August 1891; d. Joplin, MO; m. DAISY MCCARTY.

ii. LEMAN WRIGHT COWDREY, b. September 1894; d. Oklahoma.

iii. FLOSSIE COWDREY, b. June 1898; m. BRYAN BLACK.

18. HARRIET CORLIN7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born January 20, 1872 in Green Co., MO, and died September 21, 1944 in Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO. She married GEORGE HOWARD September 11, 1944.

Notes for HARRIET CORLIN COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, File # GQXL7 Ref #2, (see below)

Most references show Hattie's middle name to be Caroline. Her sister wrote in a letter to Helen Jefferson Storey,

that Hattie's middle name was Corlin.

Child of HARRIET COWDREY and GEORGE HOWARD is:

i. EDITH GERTRUDE8 HOWARD, b. July 18, 1894, Marion County, AR; d. June 06, 1970, Enid, OK; m. WILLIAM EDWIN JENKINS, August 23, 1913, Webb City, MO.

19. ALFRED MATHEW7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born February 23, 1874 in Brookline, Greene Co., MO, and died June 02, 1947 in Lubbuck, LubbuckCo., Texas. He married (1) MAE BENNETT. He married (2) CORA BELLE ANDERSON June 16, 1895 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR.

Notes for ALFRED MATHEW COWDREY:

"My Grandfather was born 23 February 1874 in Missouri. His name was Albert Mathew Cowdrey and was called 'Bud' ". Bud later married Mae Bennett who had a daughter, Freda. Mae and Bud had one son, also named Alfred. Afred Bennett Cowdrey was born 14 October 1915, died 28 October 1971 in Amarillo, TX. (Taken from a letter from Ruth Fay [Cowdrey] Hill

Notes for CORA BELLE ANDERSON:

IGI, Family History Library File # GQXGBJ Ref. #2

Fiche #6050059 Family History Center, Cedar City, UT, AR Marion County, Yellville Cemetery Records pg. 12

Infant son buried with Cora Belle.

Cora Belle had black hair and dark skin and was small enough to stand under her husband's arm. She played the organ at church. Cora's mother, Amy Pugh Anderson, taught school and music. Ref. #2 (see below)

Child of ALFRED COWDREY and MAE BENNETT is:

i. ALFRED BENNETT8 COWDREY, b. October 14, 19154; d. October 28, 1971, Amarillo, TX4.

Notes for ALFRED BENNETT COWDREY: Ref. #7

Individual: Cowdrey, Alfred

Birth date: Oct 14, 1915

Death date: Oct 1971

Social Security #: 459-16-0864

State of issue: TX

Children of ALFRED COWDREY and CORA ANDERSON are:

ii. NORMAN HENRY8 COWDREY, b. April 27, 1896, Yelleville, Marion Co., AR; d. November 05, 1957, Santa Ana, Orange Co., CA; m. EVA ALICE HINDS, December 24, 1916, Post, Garza Co., TX.

Notes for NORMAN HENRY COWDREY:

"My father was born in Yellville, AR on 27 April 1896. He married Eva Alice HINDS on 24 December 1916 at Post, TX. he was killed in an auto accident on 5 November 1957 near Santa Ana and was buried on 11 November 1957 in Santa Ana, CA". Ref. #2, (see below)

iii. AGNES DRUCILLA COWDREY, b. 1898; m. LEROY DICKSON, December 31, 1926.

iv. ARCH ANDERSON COWDREY, b. 1900; m. MARY SENOR.

v. CLEVE COWDREY, b. 1903.

vi. INFANT COWDREY, b. November 09, 1904; d. 1904.

Notes for INFANT COWDREY:

Spelling on cemetery listing for Yellville, AR, is listed as Cowdery, not Cowdrey. this child was born dead. It had yellow jaundice. Infant was buried with mother, Cora Anderson. Ref. #2, (see below)

20. RUFUS P.7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born April 11, 1876 in Boone Co, AR, and died April 09, 1949 in Lubbock, TX. He married PRICELLA JANE "ELLA" BAUCUM December 25, 1898 in Yelleville, Marion Co., AR, daughter of DAVID BAUCUM and MARY TABOR.

Notes for RUFUS P. COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, file #GQX9MD

Children of RUFUS COWDREY and PRICELLA BAUCUM are:

i. VIVA MARTHA8 COWDREY, b. November 11, 1900, Marion County, AR; m. GLEN MAXWELL DAVIS, July 08, 1917.

ii. LOLA MARY COWDREY, b. August 25, 1902, Marion County, AR; d. October 24, 1975; m. (1) JOHNNIE EARL GOSSETT, September 28, 1919; m. (2) LONNIE PEEL, March 16, 1935.

iii. DAVID ELMER COWDREY, b. July 27, 1904, Marion Co., AR5; d. May 08, 1990, Post, TX5; m. DOROTHY INEZ GOSSETT, December 20, 1925.

Notes for DAVID ELMER COWDREY:

Individual: Cowdrey, Elmer

Birth date: Jul 27, 1904

Death date: May 8, 1990

Social Security #: 454-60-1521

Last residence: 79356

State of issue: TX

iv. HENRY DELMAR COWDREY, b. July 27, 19046; d. April 11, 1975, Post, TX6; m. MARY ELLA CLARK, December 24, 1926, Roswell, Chaves Co., NM.

Notes for HENRY DELMER COWDREY:

Individual: Cowdrey, Delmer

Birth date: Jul 27, 1904

Death date: Apr 1975

Social Security #: 461-64-4887

Last residence: TX 79356

State of issue: TX

v. BABY COWDREY, b. April 21, 1906.

21. MARY AGNES7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born April 12, 1878 in Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR, and died December 14, 1917. She married ARTHUR HURST March 15, 1894, son of MARGARET AGNES ADAMS.

Notes for MARY AGNES COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake File #GQX9NK

Children of MARY COWDREY and ARTHUR HURST are:

i. CAM8 HURST.

ii. RALPH HURST.

iii. THELMA HURST.

iv. ALICE HURST.

22. FANNY G.7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born August 19, 1880 in Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR, and died 1952. She married EWELL R. CARTMILL May 30, 1903.

Notes for FANNY G. COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, File #GQX9BT

Children of FANNY COWDREY and EWELL CARTMILL are:

i. EWELL8 CARTMILL.

ii. ZELMA CARTMILL.

iii. KATHY CARTMILL.

iv. 1. CHILD CARTMILL

v. 2. CHILD CARTMILL

23. JOSEPH B.7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born May 25, 1883 in Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR, and died 1952. He married SALLY YOUNG May 30, 1903.

Notes for JOSEPH B. COWDREY:

IGI, Family History Library,Salt Lake City, File #GQK9PQ

Children of JOSEPH COWDREY and SALLY YOUNG are:

i. DALE8 COWDREY.

ii. NOBLE COWDREY.

iii. ERNESTINE COWDREY.

24. ESTHER HELEN7 COWDREY (HENRY WASHINGTON6, JAMES MOORE5, JOHN4, UNKNOWN3, SAVAGE2, WILLIAM1) was born December 12, 1889 in Prairie Twp., Marion County, AR, and died January 07, 1976 in Santa Ana, Orange Co., CA. She married TOM WILLIAM CARTMILL October 09, 1907 in Galena, IL.

Notes for THOMAS CARTMILL

Individual: Cartmill, Thomas

Birth date: Sep 28, 1881

Death date: Feb 1979

Social Security #: 559-28-9662

Last residence: CA 27705

State of issue: CA

Zip of last payment: 27705

Child of ESTHER COWDREY and TOM CARTMILL is:

i. CLEVE EUGENE8 CARTMILL, b. June 21, 1907, Platville, Wisconsin; d. February 11, 1964, Costa Mesa, CA; m. JEANNE IRVINE, Abt. 1941.

References

1. Records of Helen Marie [Jefferson] Storey , CA

2. Records of Ruth Fay [Cowdrey] Hill , UT

3. "Geneologies of Marion County Families 1811-1900" Historical and Genealogical Society of:MCAR

4. "History of Marion County" by: Earl Berry, copyright: 1977, Library of Congress Calalog Number 77-73201

5. "Cowdrey-Cowdery-Cowdray Genealogy" by Mary Bryant Alverson Mehling, Published: ©1911 Frank Allaben Genealogy Company

6. Mary [Cowdrey]Polk, Harrison, Boone Co., AR

7. SSDI records, [Social Security Death Index]

8. "The Bramble Bush", Genealogical newsletter of Marion Co., AR

9. "The Mountain Echo" Marion Co. Newspaper

10. The stories of: Silas Claiborne Turnbo

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