|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1849|
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 1937|
Enlisted as a Private on 1 November 1864 in 1st Light Artillery Regiment Indiana.
GAR: John A. Logan Post. No. 199, N. Manchester, IN
Mustered Out 1st Light Artillery Regiment Indiana on 22 Aug 1865 at Indianapolis, IN.
Accd'g to newspaper article shown, Joseph Cowgill was the youngest soldier enlisted in the Civil War; he lost his hands in a Fourth of July explosion, and lived to become the city clerk. He was noted for his penmenship.
Click on the newspaper article (The Youngest Soldier) to read the transcription.
John L Cowgill (1826 - 1909)
Catherine Crill Cowgill (1826 - 1863)
Ada Watts Cowgill (1853 - 1890)
Jane D Sinclair Cowgill (1858 - 1903)
Merle Cowgill (1881 - 1901)*
Catherine Maude Cowgill (1883 - 1954)*
Logan O Cowgill (1889 - 1958)*
Benjamin W Cowgill (1846 - 1926)*
Joseph Cowgill (1849 - 1937)
Tobitha Jane Cowgill (1850 - 1864)*
Mary Alice Cowgill Place (1862 - 1955)*
Infant Cowgill (1865 - 1865)**
Horace W Cowgill (1868 - 1948)**
Vinnie Ream Cowgill (1871 - 1952)**
Beulah Cowgill (1875 - 1903)**
Created by: OPPSheryl
Record added: Nov 28, 2009
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