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Madison Sowder
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Birth: May 11, 1859
Rockcastle County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 6, 1927
Idalou
Lubbock County
Texas, USA


Madison Sowder was the son of Logan Sowder and Isabelle Sutton (daughter of Uriah and Euna Delaney Sutton, my third great grandparents). Madison was born in Rockcastle Co., Kentucky where he married Lucy Jane Wallen (daughter of Jesse B. and Louisa Tyree Wallen, my other third great grandparents) in 1879. Madison and Lucy removed to Era, Cooke Co., Texas between 1880 and 1882. Children from this marriage: William Robert, Rebecca Ellen, Jesse Newton, Emmit Logan and T.M. Sowder, all born in Era. Lucy died in 1898 in Era, Cook Co., Texas and sometime after 1900 Madison married Ella Flagg on September 13, 1906 in Cooke Co., Texas. Ella died in 1909 and Madison went to live with his son William and his family. By 1920 all this family had moved to Lubbock Co., Texas. Madison died 1927 in Idalou, Lubbock Co., Texas and his remains were brought back to Cooke Co., and he was buried in the Pollard Cemetery along with his two wives and an infant child. (Lisa Wallen Logsdon April 2010)

 
 
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 Spouses:
  Lucy Jane Wallen Sowder (1858 - 1893)*
  Ella Flagg Sowder (1878 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  William Robert Sowder (1882 - 1961)*
  Rebecca Ellen Sowder Anderson (1885 - 1967)*
  Jesse Newton Sowder (1888 - 1936)*
  Emmitt Logan Sowder (1891 - 1955)*
  T. M. Sowder (1898 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pollard Cemetery
Denton County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Lisa Wallen Logsdon
Originally Created by: Bolivar Cemetery
Record added: Jun 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14733316
Madison Sowder
Added by: Bolivar Cemetery
 
Madison Sowder
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- Bill Winner
 Added: Sep. 1, 2011

- Lisa Wallen Logsdon
 Added: Apr. 25, 2010
 
 
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