Gardner Cowles, Sr

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Gardner Cowles, Sr

  • Birth 28 Feb 1861 Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 28 Feb 1946
  • Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Block: 38 Section: A Lot: 00645
  • Memorial ID 24085506

Publisher, Politician. Purchased several mid-west newspapers to create Cowles Media empire. He also served as a Republican for two terms in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1899 to 1903. Son of William Fletcher Cowles and Maria Elizabeth LaMonte, Gardner passed away on his 85th birthday.


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  • Created by: Burt
  • Added: 21 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24085506
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gardner Cowles, Sr (28 Feb 1861–28 Feb 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24085506, citing Glendale Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Burt (contributor 46867609) .