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Joseph Cowsert
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Birth: Jan. 27, 1796
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1861
Holmes County
Mississippi, USA

Joseph Cowsert was the son of John H. Cowsert Sr born between 1745 and 1755 in Virginia and died September 29, 1817 in Chester County, South Carolina; and wife Margaret Cowsert (maiden name unknown) who died April 1819 in Chester County.

Joseph married Sarah Stevens/Stephens about 1817. They lived in Tuscaloosa County and Pickens County, Alabama before moving to Holmes County, Mississippi where they were enumerated on the 1850 federal census.

1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Joseph Cowsert
Age: 55
Birth Year: abt 1795
Birthplace: South Carolina
Home in 1850: Holmes, Mississippi
Family Number: 774
Household Members: Name Age
Joseph Cowsert 55
Sarah Cowsert 55
David Cowsert 19
Angeline Cowsert 17
Mary E Cowsert 14
Thomas Cowsert 7
Melissa Parish 10

Family links: 
  Sarah Cowsert (1798 - 1852)
  John Jimerson Cowsert (1819 - 1890)*
  Ellen Adeline Cowsert Cowsert King Mabry (1827 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Richland Cemetery
Holmes County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: BonnieGober12
Record added: Dec 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102763350
Joseph Cowsert
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