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Flora Cowie Maughan
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1857, Scotland
Death: Oct. 8, 1935
Rathmel
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA

The Star
16 Oct 1935
p.1 and p.5

Mrs. Moses Maughan, 78, one of Rathmel's well known and highly respected residents, died at her home there at 7:40 o'clock on Tuesday evening, October 8th, 1935, following a protracted illness, due to complications.

The deceased was born in Scotland, June 26th, 1857, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Cowie. She came to this country when a young lady and a few years after her arrival here, was united in marriage to Mr. Maughan. They located in Rathmel about 30 years ago and have continuously resided there. Mrs. Maughan won the friendship and esteem of many people of this section who sincerely mourn her passing. She was a woman of many admirable attributes and her loss will be keenly felt in the community in which she lived.

Mrs. Maughan is survived by her husband and the following sons and (Continued on page five) daughter: William Crop, of Helvetia, a son by a former marriage; James Maughan, of Rathmel; Moses Maughan, Jr., of New Kensington; Mrs. Thomas Armstrong, of Clairton, and Alex Maughan, of Dixonville. One sister, Mrs. Fred Carlson, of Brockway; two brothers, Charles Cowie, of DuBois, and Thomas Cowie, of Adrian; fifteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were conducted at the bereaved home, Saturday afternoon, by the Rev. R.F. Miller, Ph. D., pastor of the local Presbyterian Church. Interment was in the Reynoldsville Cemetery.

Additional Source: Ancestry.com. Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950.

PA Death Cert. #89409 states birth year as 1867. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Cowie (1836 - 1917)
  Elizabeth Stevenson Cowie (1837 - 1916)
 
 Spouses:
  Moses William Maughan (1861 - 1941)
  Margaret Crop Ruddock (1877 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  William Crop (1879 - 1971)*
  Elizabeth Maughan Armstrong (1896 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Flora Cowie Maughan (1857 - 1935)
  Grace Cowie Lennox (1861 - 1928)*
  Alexander Cowie (1864 - 1918)*
  Charles Stevenson Cowie (1866 - 1949)*
  Elizabeth Cowie Carlson (1878 - 1967)*
  Thomas Cowie (1881 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Reynoldsville Cemetery
Reynoldsville
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Barb Kopshina
Record added: Feb 25, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 125623705
Flora <i>Cowie</i> Maughan
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 Added: Jun. 5, 2014
 
 
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