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John Henry Cowen
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1878
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1913
Eustace
Henderson County
Texas, USA

His mother was Sarah "Sallie" Catherine Mardis. His Step-mother was Sarah "Sallie" Slaughter Bailey. He was a farmer. He enjoyed playing the violin. He died from gangrene following an appendectomy. The surgery was performed at the home of his wife's sister, Martha Lee Copprell White and husband Meady White in Eustace TX. He left a wife and 5 children. The oldest child Clyde was 13. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Pinkney Cowen (1852 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Elizabeth Copprell Cowen (1880 - 1962)
 
 Children:
  Meadie Lee Cowen (1899 - 1899)*
  Clyde Roy Cowen (1900 - 1998)*
  Mary Lydia Cowen Smith (1905 - 1999)*
  Bessie Lillian Cowen Smith (1907 - 1976)*
  Lotha Lee Cowen England (1910 - 2000)*
  Johnnie Elizabeth Cowen Dixson (1912 - 1995)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Henry Cowen (1878 - 1913)
  Mary Etta Cowen Blount (1890 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cottonwood Cemetery
Eustace
Henderson County
Texas, USA
Plot: 247 Section B
 
Maintained by: Ann
Originally Created by: AncestorHunter
Record added: Mar 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13645171
John Henry Cowen
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John Henry Cowen
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John Henry Cowen, son of Joseph Pinkney Cowen and Sarah Catherine Mardis. Several of Joseph Cowen's siblings married Ballard family members; some are buried here. Joseph Cowen was a son of David Cowen and Elizabeth Anderson of Blount Co AL.
- Gary Cowan
 Added: Jun. 8, 2010

- Ann
 Added: May. 12, 2010

- Lorraine Blake
 Added: Feb. 28, 2009
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