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Isaac Hardy Coward
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1776
Death: Aug. 16, 1844

COWARD, Hardy 10 Sep 1776 - 16 Aug 1844 NOTES: This is Isaac Hardy COWARD. Believed to be the oldest grave in this cemetery. Hardy was the second Justice of the Peace in Calcasieu Parish. It was said that he would not charge to marry folks and consequently was one of the most popular men in the Parish. He was the s/o Needham & Phebe _?_ COWARD. He m. Elizabeth BATES, before 1801. Known children were: Jane m. John GILL; Wilson m. 1. _?_ COLE, 2. _?_ Pierce, 3. Fannie MOORE; Richard 1801 - 1876 m. Harriet __?__; Allen b. 1808 m. Margaret PERKINS; Louisa 1813 - 1893 m. John Rowell SMART; Viena 1816 - 1890 m. Rees Washington PERKINS; Needham b. 1818 m. Eliza PERKINS; Rebecca Ann 1823 - 1890 m. 1837 Samuel PERKINS; Elizabeth 1826 - 1908 m. Abt 1845 Calvette ANDRUS; and Minerva 1832 - 1914 m. 1849 Rev. William M. PERKINS. JC.
This info was supplied by:Annette Berksan (#47080612) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Bates Coward (1787 - 1859)*
 
 Children:
  Jane Coward Gill (1804 - 1885)*
  Richard Addison Coward (1806 - 1867)*
  Louisa Coward Smart (1813 - 1893)*
  Needham Coward (1815 - 1866)*
  Viena J Coward Perkins (1816 - 1890)*
  Rebecca Ann Coward Perkins (1823 - 1890)*
  Elizabeth Coward Andrus (1826 - 1908)*
  Minerva Coward Perkins (1834 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Oldest grave in cemetery
 
Burial:
Big Woods Cemetery
Edgerly
Calcasieu Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Alice~aka~Nana
Originally Created by: Mary
Record added: Jul 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15083349
Isaac Hardy Coward
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