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David Calvin Cowan
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1805
Death: Aug. 24, 1878
Llano County
Texas, USA

Inscription: PVT Texas MTD Rangers Confederate States of America.

The following shared by member # 47137635: "The Weekly Democratic Statesman, Austin, TX, February 22, 1872 Indians in Llano and Brunet.
On Tuesday night last, early in the evening, the Indians passed down to Llano county, through Burnet, and came to within three and a half miles above Bluffton, and what is there called the “Colorado Saline.” They shot at William Miller, the arrow striking him on the side, passing through his clothes and at most making but a slight wound. These same Indians have been seen as late as Thursday last, the 15th inst., in the Crownover settlement, but what damage has been done in the way of murdering and stealing we have not learned. These facts have been furnished us by D. C. Cowan, Esq., an early settler – in fact the first of the Fisher and Miller Colony – in Llano County, and is a frontiersman of undoubted grit, and a Democrat of the first water."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ruth Campbell Cowan (1784 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Luther Holmes Cowan (1833 - 1919)*
 
 Sibling:
  David Calvin Cowan (1805 - 1878)
  Gideon P. Cowan (1820 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Texas. Pvt Texas MTD Rangers Confederate States Army
 
Note: Texas Conf. States Army
 
Burial:
Tow Cemetery
Tow
Llano County
Texas, USA
Plot: J-70
 
Created by: Shirley
Record added: Nov 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16573854
David Calvin Cowan
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David Calvin Cowan
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David Calvin Cowan
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