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Samuel Cochran
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Birth: May 17, 1846
Death: May 29, 1922

Born in Agency City Iowa Died Portland Oregon.


The Oregonian (Portland, OR.)
May 30, 1922
Page 4 Column 3 & 4

Samuel Cochran

Samuel Cochran, one of Oregon's pioneer citizens, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. M.M. Copple, 1164 East Glisan street, Portland, yesterday, aged 76 years. He was born in Wappelo county, Iowa, May 17, 1846, and was married November 29, 1866, to Louisa Jane Ruckman.

He arrived in Union county, Oregon, June 7, 1872, where until his retirement in 1898, he engaged in extensive farming. He is survived by three children, Mrs. Mary M. Copple, Charles E. Cochran, assistant general attorney Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation company of Portland, and George T. Cochran, state water superintendent and a member of the law firm of Cochran & Eberhard of La Grande, Or., and by three brothers; Rufus and William of Seymour, Ia., and Milton D. of Starbuck, Wash., and a sister, Mrs. Florence Johnson, also of Seymour, Ia. Mr. Cochran, in the active years of his life was on of the leading citizens of Union county, Oregon.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Artemus D. Cochran (1817 - 1895)
  Mary Whitmore Cochran (1818 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa J. Ruckman Cochran (1845 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Mary M. Cochran Copple (1867 - 1937)*
  Charles Edgar Cochran (1873 - 1923)*
  George Thomas Cochran (1877 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rebecca Ellen Cochran Kah (1843 - 1889)*
  Samuel Cochran (1846 - 1922)
  William J. Cochran (1848 - 1926)*
  Charles Cochran (1850 - 1879)*
  Milton Dallas Cochran (1854 - 1928)*
  Lucy Catherine Cochran Roe (1857 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Summerville Cemetery
Summerville
Union County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Delores W. Roe
Originally Created by: Dan & Barbara
Record added: Aug 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40493154
Samuel Cochran
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Samuel Cochran
Added by: Dan & Barbara
 
Samuel Cochran
Added by: Dan & Barbara
 
 
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- Lori Cook
 Added: Mar. 5, 2012
Uncle Samuel.. A candle for you in remembrance . You were a light to your family, when you lived here on earth. May your light shine well in God's Heaven, as you are with your family there. great great niece Delores and all of us.
- Delores W. Roe
 Added: Nov. 6, 2010
 
 
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