Aara M <I>Archer</I> Sowers

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Aara M Archer Sowers

  • Birth 15 Mar 1867 Tennessee, USA
  • Death 2 Dec 1946 Wanette, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Burial Wanette, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Memorial ID 12059030

Aara is a daughter of Newton Arch Archer.

She first married Francis Marion Ward, December 10, 1885 in Hill County, Texas. Seven children were born to this union.

She second married Leland Ota Sowers, ca 1910 in Oklahoma. One child was born to this union.


WANETTE News, Dec 1946
Rites Are Held
The funeral of Mrs. A. M. SOWERS Wednesday was well attended. Among those from a distance who attended the funeral were: Henry WARD and daughter, Irene, and Mr. and Mrs. J. B. WARD from San Antonio, TX; Ovid WARD from SC; Hubert WARD and Mr. and Mrs. Virgil WARD and son and daughter-in-law of Holdenville; Mr. and Mrs. Lee HIBBARD and children of Ray City; Mrs. Ellen WARD, Mrs. Otis VINCENT, Mr. and Mrs. Daryl GOUSCH, and Mrs. Arthur DEATON of Norman; Mrs. DEATON's daughter, Mrs. Darriel COBB of Allen; Mr. and Mrs. Dennis KEATON and children; Mr. and Mrs. Doyle WARD and Mr. and Mrs. Ferland BROWN of OKC; Mr. and Mrs. Delaine DUNCAN of sterling, OK; and W. A. WARD of Benecia, CA; who arrived soon after the funeral.

Note: Her name is listed as Aara Samantha Archer on www.ancestry.com

Family Members



At Rest

Gravesite Details Buried next to Leland O. Sowers, her husband





  • Maintained by: Kathy Stroope Veasey
  • Originally Created by: Mindy
  • Added: 15 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12059030
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aara M Archer Sowers (15 Mar 1867–2 Dec 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12059030, citing Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Stroope Veasey (contributor 47009271) .