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Sarah Jane Cowan
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1859
Polk County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 31, 1942
Vernon County
Missouri, USA

In the 1880 Dade County Census Sarah Jane was 21 years old. Her occupation is teaching.

The 1910 Dade County, MO Census lists Sarah J Cowan, 51, living with her father Alexander, 79, and her niece "Zerra" P (Zena Pearl) Cowan, 9.

In 1920 Greenfield, Dade County, MO Sarah J Cowan, 60, and niece Lena (Zena), 18, live together. Zena is attending school. In 1930 Sarah J, 71, is living on her own at Greenfield.

Sarah's niece Zena Pearl Cowan, 1901-1998, married John S Story. Both are buried at Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery, Kansas.

At the time of her death Sarah, 83, had been a resident of the state hospital at Nevada about five years. Her usual residence was Greenfield, MO. Her death was due to Arteriosclorosis and Senility. 
Family links: 
  Alexander Cowan (1831 - 1911)
  Virginia Eliza Maze Cowan (1836 - 1902)
  John S Cowan (1857 - 1858)*
  Sarah Jane Cowan (1859 - 1942)
  Archibald Cowan (1861 - 1865)*
  Ida A. Cowan Holman (1866 - 1949)*
  Howard E Cowan (1869 - 1871)*
  Inez Maze Cowan Ireson (1872 - 1963)*
  Charles Claud Cowan (1876 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Morris Cemetery
Dade County
Missouri, USA
Created by: P Jones
Record added: Jun 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70943646
Sarah Jane Cowan
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