COWLES ANNEX

 

Panzy Estella (Cowles) Froome Pedigree

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Origin of the surname “Cowles:”

 

 

Generation

 

4  

 

3   (?) Cowles

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born .  Died .

 

2. Wife: (?)

 

Born .  Died .

 

3. Children: (order uncertain)

 

a. Franklin E. Cowles: See generation 2, below.

 

b. Leander Cowles: Born about 1845.

 

1910 US Census: Leander Cowles, age 65, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Alice D. Cowles, age 59.

 

1920 US Census: Alice D. Cowles, age 69 (b. NYS), was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included boarder Mildred Paul, age 18, and Abigail Bailey, age 70.

 

1930 US Census: Alice Cowles, age 79 and widowed, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1940 US Census: Alice Cowles, age 89 and widowed, was a boarder in the household headed by Etta Trowbridge, age 81, in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included Carolyn Waggoner, age 84.

 

Leander Cowles married Alice D. (?).

 

2   Franklin E. Cowles (photos)

"Frank"

 

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1. Biographical notes:

 

Born September 1836.  Died .  Employed as a carpenter.

 

1900 US Census: Frank E. Cowles, age 63 (b. Sep 1836), married 24 years, and employed as a carpenter, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Catherine Cowles, age 51 (b. Apr 1849), married 24 years, 6 children, all alive; son, Phillip Cowles, age 21 (b. May 1879), single, and employed as a day laborer; son, Louis Cowles, age 15 (b. Mar 1885) and single; and daughter, Pansy Cowles, age 12 (b. Jun 1887).

 

1910 US Census: Franklin Cowles, age 76 and widowed, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Pansy E. Froome, age 22; and son-in-law, Alfred Froome, age 22.

 

2. Wife: Catherine Denny

"Cassie"

 

Born April 1849.  Died before 1910.

 

3. Children: (order uncertain)

 

a. Henry D. Cowles: Born about 1870 in New York State.

 

1910 US Census: Henry Cowles, age 30, was heading a household in Lorraine Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Ettie Ora Cowles, age 32; daughter, Clara Cowles, age 6; son, Herbert Cowles, age 5; and daughter, Dorothy Cowles, age 2.

 

1920 US Census: Henry Cowles, age 42 (b. NYS, as were his parents) and employed as a laborer for a coal company, was heading a house on Church Street in the Village of Adams, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Etta Cowles, age 44 (b. NYS, as were her parents); daughter, Clara Cowles, age 16; son, Herbert Cowles, age 13; daughter, Dorothy Cowles, age 11; son, Lewis Cowles, age 3; daughter, Elsie Cowles, age 6; daughter, Ara Cowles, age 4; and son, Theron Cowles, age 2 months.

 

1930 US Census: Henry D. Cowles, age 49 (b. NYS, m. 1st age 21) and employed as a house carpenter, was heading a household on Elmwood Avenue, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Fannie E. Cowles, age 65 (m. 1st age 29, b. Canada, father b. NYS, mother b. Canada); son, Louis Cowles, age 19 (b. NYS, as were his parents, single); and son, Theron Cowles, age 10.

 

Henry Cowles married (1st) Etta "Ettie" Ora (?) (b. abt 1868 in NYS) and had the following children:

 

(1. Clara Cowles: Born about 1904.

 

(2. Herbert H. Cowles: Born about 1905/07.

 

1930 US Census: Herbert H. Cowles, age 23 (b. NYS) was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude E. Cowles, age 21 (b. NYS); and son, Clifford L. Cowles, age 1 (b. NYS).

 

1940 US Census: Herbert Cowles, age 33 (b. NYS), was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude Cowles, age 31; son, Clifford Cowles, age 11; son, Allen Cowles, age 8; and son, Guy Cowles, age 6.

 

Herbert H. Cowles married Gertrude E. (?) and had the following son:

 

(a. Clifford L. Cowles: Born about 1929.

 

(b. Allen Cowles: Born about 1932.

 

(c. Guy Cowles: Born about 1934.

 

(3. Dorothy "Dora" Cowles: Born about 1908/09.  Married Arthur Goff.

 

(4. Lewis Cowles: Born about 1911.

 

(5. Elsie Cowles: Born about 1914.

 

(6. Ora Cowles: Born about 1916.

 

(7. Theron Cowles: Born about 1920.

 

b. Charles D. Cowles: Born March 1877.  Employed as a factory worker.

 

1900 US Census: Charles Cowles, age 23 (b. Mar 1877 in NYS), married 4 years, and employed as a laborer in a sizing factory, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Ora Cowles, age 19 (b. Feb 1881 in NYS), had been married 4 years and had had 2 children, both still alive; son, Edward Cowles, age 3 (b. Mar 1897 in NYS); and son, Harley Cowles, age 3 months (b. Feb 1900).

 

1910 US Census: Charles Cowles, age 33, was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Ora May Cowles, age 30; and son, Edmund D. Cowles, age 13.

 

1920 US Census: Charles D. Cowles, age 44 (b. NYS, as were his parents), was heading a household in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also include his wife, Ora M. Cowles, age 42 (b. NYS, father b. NYS, mother b. England); son, Donald Cowles, age 7 (b. NYS, as were his parents); and boarder, Sarah Welles, age 24.

 

1930 US Census: Charles D. Cowles, age 53 (b. NYS; m. 1st age 18), was heading a household on North Main Street in the Village of Adams, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Lottie Cowles, age 38 (m. 1st age 34); and son, Donald Cowles, age 18 and single.

 

Charles Cowles married (1st) Ora May (?) (b. Feb 1881), daughter of a father born in New York and mother born in England, about 1896 and had the following children:

 

(1. Edward/Edmund Cowles: Born March 1897.

 

1930 US Census: Edmund P. Cowles, age 34, was heading a household in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Anna M. Cowles, age 34.

 

(2. Harley Cowles: Born February 1900.

 

(3. Donald Cowles: Born about 1913.

 

1940 US Census: Donald Cowles, age 27 (b. NYS) was heading a household in Ellisburg Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Merle Cowles, age 30; son, Donald Cowles, age 3; and son, Ronald Cowles, age 1.

 

Donald Cowles married Merle (?) and had the following children:

 

(a. Donald Cowles, Jr.: Born about 1937.

 

(b. Ronald Cowles: Born about 1939.

 

c. Phillip/Philip "Phil" E. Cowles: Born May 1879.

 

1910 US Census: Philip E. Cowles, age 31, was heading a household in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mary E. Cowles, age 31 (b. NYS); son, Everett G. Cowles, age 6; son, Merwin A. Cowles, age 4; and daughter, Iva I. Cowles, age 2.

 

1920 US Census: Philip Cowles, age 40, was heading a household in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his son, Everett Cowles, age 17.

 

1930 US Census: Phillip E. Cowles, age 55 and widowed, was a boarder residing in the household headed by Bert A. Wright (age 45) in Lyme Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1940 US Census: Phillip Cowles, age 65 (b. NYS) was heading a household in Ellisburg Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Eva Cowles, age 71.

 

Phillip E. Cowles married (1st) Mary E. (?) and had the following children:

 

(1. Everett G. Cowles: Born about 1904.

 

1930 US Census: Everett G. Cowles, age 28 (b. NYS), was heading a household in Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Ella M. Cowles, age 22 (b. NYS); daughter, Lena M. E. Cowles, age 6; son, Merwin J. Cowles, age 4; son, Milton P. Cowles, age 2; and daughter, Eva G. Cowles, age 0.

 

1940 US Census: Everett Cowles, age 38 (b. NYS), was heading a household in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Ella Cowles, age 33; son, Milton Cowles, age 12; daughter, Eva Cowles, age 10; daughter, Mary Cowles, age 8; son, Everett Cowles, age 5; and son, Malcolm Cowles, age 2.

 

Everett G. Cowles married Ella M. (?) and had the following children:

 

(a. Lena M. E. Cowles: Born about 1924.

 

(b. Merwin J. Cowles: Born about 1926.

 

(c. Milton Cowles: Born about 1928.

 

(d. Eva Cowles: Born about 1930.

 

(d. Mary Cowles: Born about 1932.

 

(e. Everett Cowles: Born about 1935.

 

(f. Malcolm Cowles: Born about 1938.

 

1940 US Census: Mervin Cowles, age 14, resided in the household headed by his foster father, E. Blaine Harmon, age 60, in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(c. Milton P. Cowles: Born about 1928.

 

(d. Eva G. Cowles: Born about 1930.

 

(2. Merwin A. Cowles: Born about 1906.

 

1920 US Census: Merwin Cowles, age 14, resided in the household headed by Perry Powers, age 56, in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1940 US Census: Marvin Cowles, age 34 (b. NYS) was heading a household in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Pearl Cowles, age 27; son, Raymond L. Cowles, age 9; daughter, Ruth E. Cowles, age 7; and daughter, Jean Marie Cowles, age 0.

 

Merwin/Marvin Cowles married Pearl (?) and had the following children:

 

(a. Raymond L. Cowles: Born about 1931.

 

(b. Ruth E. Cowles: Born about 1933.

 

(c. Jean Marie Cowles: Born about 1940.

 

(3. Iva I. Cowles: Born about 1908.

 

1920 US Census: Iva Cowles, age 12, was a "hired girl" residing in the household headed by Eugene B. Harmon in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York. 

 

Following Mary's death, Phillip E. Cowles married (2nd) Eva (?) and resided in Ellisburg Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

d. Jessie Cowles: (female) Born November 1881.

 

1900 US Census: Jessie Cowles, age 18 (b. Nov 1881) and single, was employed as a servant in the household headed by Lewis Majo, age 26, in Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included Lewis' wife.

 

e. Lewis/Louis S. Cowles: Born March 1885.

 

1920 US Census: Lewis S. Cowles, age 35, was heading a household in Rodman Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Dora I. Cowles, age 34; son, Franklin E. Cowles, age 9; and father-in-law, James Steverson, age 72.

 

1930 US Census: Lewis Cowles, age 46 (b. NYS), was heading a household in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Dora Cowles, age 34 (b. NYS); and son, Franklyn Cowles, age 20.

 

1940 US Census: Lewis S. Cowles, age 57, resided with his son, Franklyn Cowles, in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

Lewis S. Cowles married Dora I. Steverson and had the following son:

 

(1. Franklin/Franklyn E. Cowles, II: Born about 1911.

 

1940 US Census: Franklyn E. Cowles, age 30, was heading a household in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Alice E. Cowles, age 28; daughter, Mary Anne E. Cowles, age 8; daughter, Alice D. Cowles, age 7; daughter, Betty J. Cowles, age 6; and father, Lewis S. Cowles, age, 57.

 

f. Panzy Estella Cowles: See generation 1, below.

 

1   Panzy Estella Cowles:

 

Born 21 June 1987 at Adams, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 1924.  Married Alfred Henry Froome, paragraph 4.a. of generation 3 of the Froome Annex on 5 June 1909.

 

 

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Other, still unidentified, Cowles related names:

 

1. Victor Cowles: Born about 1901.

 

1940 US Census: Victor Cowles, age 39, was heading a household in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Catherine Cowles, age 38; daughter, Rosemary Cowles, age 17; daughter, Helen Cowles, age 15; daughter, Rhoda Cowles, age 13; son, Victor Cowles, age 11; son, Richard Cowles, age 9; and son, Robert Cowles, age 5.

 

2. Frank Cowles: Born about 1867 in England.

 

1940 US Census: Frank Cowles, age 73 (b. England), was heading a household in Lorraine Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Lillian Cowles, age 67 (b. NYS).

 

 

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