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Descendants of Francis de Bourdon

Notes


9712. Andrew Martin Cowan

Moved to San Fe, New Mexico after marriage to Alice.

RESEARCHER-DESCENDANTS: Obituaries sent to T.Mason on 21 Oct 2005 by Linda Quinn

OBITUARY: The Albuquerque Tribune, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Monday, 13 September 1948, Andrew Martin Cowan Cowan --- Funeral services for Mr. Andrew M. Cowan were held in the Palm Chapel of the strong - Thorne Mortuary, Monday afternoon at two O'Clock. Rev. V. A. Woodworth officiating. Pallbears were Mr. Chester Dressler, Virgil Garland, Cecil Starkey, Albert Tindell, Wilman Garland and Carl Booth. Interment was made in Fairview Park.


Leona Susanna Wages

TOMBSTONE: The Deceased Wife of A. M. Cowan Died April 21, 1897, S.A. Cowan Aged 17 Years.


12731. J. E. Riley Cowan

TOMBSTONE: J. E. Riley Cowan, Born Jan 10, 1897, Died Jan 22, 1897. Infant son of A. M. and S. A. Cowan. dear child forewell.


Alice Garland

OBITUARY: The Albuquerque Tribune, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Saturday, 29 Aug 1964, Alice [Garland] Cowan
Alice G. Cowan, 90, a resident 53 years, died Thursday morning in a city hospital after a short illness. She is survived by four sons, Charles Dallas, Albert N., William L., and Everett Cowan, all of Albuquerque; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; five brothers, Fayette Garland, Cailf.; Roscoe Garland, Tijeras; Robert and Lloyd Garland, Estancia Valley and Oscar Garland of Oklahoma. She was a member of Westminister Presbyterial Church Arrangements will be announced by the Strong - Thorne Mortuary. Same paper, Monday, 31 August 1964, Cowan -- Funeral services for Mrs. Alice G. Cowan will be held today at 2 p.m. in Palm Chapel of Strong - Thorne Mortuary with Rev. O. W. Randall officiating. Interment in Fairview Memorial.


9727. William Newton Cowan

LAND: Patentee
William N Cowan
12/9/1909
Dardanelle Land Office
May 20, 1862: Homestead EntryOriginal (12 Stat. 392)
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S½NE 26/ 12-N 25-W No 5th PM AR Johnson

OBITUARY:
Source: The Northwest Arkansas - Selected Obits
William Newton Cowan
The Graphic, Clarksville, Arkansas, Thursday, May 18, 1967
"William Newton Cowan, 85, was buried in the Oark Cemetery Tuesday with Masonic graveside services by Mulberrry Lodge No. 272. His funeral was at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel in Clarksville with the Rev. Frank Clemmons officiating.
Surviving are three sons, W.N. Cowan, Jr. of Cottonwood, Calif., Roy of North Little Rock, Verlin of Zanesville, Ohio; six daughters, Mary Adams [should be Margaret Adams] of Little Rock, Mrs. Minnie Haven of Sacramento, Calif., Mrs. Ann English of Los Angeles, Mrs. Inez Shoopman of Zanesville, Mrs. Ama Wages of Huntsville, Mrs. Maudie Hennenger of Los Angeles; one brother, Monroe of Clarksville, two grandchildren and four great grandchildren."
[William, son of George Washington Cowan and Permelia Narcissa Horner, was married to Martha A. Davis.]


Martha Angeline Davis

OBITUARY:
Source: The Northwest Arkansas - Selected Obits
Rogers Daily News, Rogers, Arkansas, Wednesday, December 17, 1952
"Mrs. Martha Angeline Cowan, 64, a long time resident of Oark, Johnson County, Ark., died Tuesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Emma Wages in Sulphur Springs, Ark.
She is survived by three sons, W.N. Cowan, Jr., Norwich, Ohio, Roy Cowan, Conway, Ark., and Verlin Cowan, Zanesville, Ohio; six daughters, Mrs. Margaret Adams, Fayetteville, Ark., Mrs. Inez Shoopman, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Mrs. Maudie Henninger, Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. Minnie Howen, Sacramento, Calif., Mrs. Anna English, Los Angeles, Calf., Mrs, Wages of Sulphur Springs, two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Price, Beebe, Ark., Mrs. Rachel Dillahunt, Granite, Okla.; two brothers, T.N. Davis, Boltman, Okla, and Roy Davis, Dalley Mills, Texas, 30 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Oark school house, conducted by Rev. Paul Bumpers of Clarksville, Ark. Burial directed by the Callison-Porter Funeral home in Rogers will be in the Oark Cemetery,"
[Martha was the daughter of Joseph McDonald Davis and Manda Jane Dickerson]


9728. George Monroe Cowan

OBITUARY: The Northwest Arkansas Selected Obits
Robbie Flois [Cowan] McWilliams
The Herald-Democrat, Clarksville, Arkansas, Thursday, January 25, 1940
"Funeral service for Mrs. Woodrow McWilliams, 29 years old, of Spadra, who died Tuesday in the Clarksville Municipal hospital after a short illness, was held Wednesday afternoon at the Presbyterian church of Harmony, with Rev. John N. Russell, pastor of the Clarksville First United Methodist Church.
Burial was in the Oakland cemetery here, with the Hardwicke Funeral home of Clarksville in charge of arrangements.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. McWilliams is survived by her parents, Mrs. and Mrs. G,W. Cowan of Harmony; two brothers, Audra Cowan of Clarksville and Alvin Cowan of Fort Smith; and four sisters, Mrs. Noel King of Harmony, Mrs. Hansell Day of Fort Smith, and Misses Juanita Cowan and Gloria Cowan, both of Clarksville."
[Robbie was the daughter of George Monroe Cowan and Lucy Cornelia Rhea.]


12781. Robbie Flois Cowan

OBITUARY:
Source: The Northwest Arkansas Selected Obits
Robbie Flois [Cowan] McWilliams
The Herald-Democrat, Clarksville, Arkansas, Thursday, January 25, 1940
"Funeral service for Mrs. Woodrow McWilliams, 29 years old, of Spadra, who died Tuesday in the Clarksville Municipal hospital after a short illness, was held Wednesday afternoon at the Presbyterian church of Harmony, with Rev. John N. Russell, pastor of the Clarksville First United Methodist Church.
Burial was in the Oakland cemetery here, with the Hardwicke Funeral home of Clarksville in charge of arrangements.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. McWilliams is survived by her parents, Mrs. and Mrs. G,W. Cowan of Harmony; two brothers, Audra Cowan of Clarksville and Alvin Cowan of Fort Smith; and four sisters, Mrs. Noel King of Harmony, Mrs. Hansell Day of Fort Smith, and Misses Juanita Cowan and Gloria Cowan, both of Clarksville."
[Robbie was the daughter of George Monroe Cowan and Lucy Cornelia Rhea.]


9758. Narcissia Isabelle Boen

OBITUARY:
Arkansas Valley Times, Alma, Arkansas, Thursday, 17 July 1980
"Mrs. Belle 'Granny' Thicksten, 90, Route 1, Alma died Wednesday, July 9 in a Van Buren Hospital. She was a homemaker and a member of the Alma First United Methodist Church.
She was the mother of the late Dr. J.N. Thicksten of Alma.
Survivors include her daughter-in-law Lorene Thicksten of Alma; two grandsons, Steve Thciksten of Fort Smith and Rep. Edward F. Thicksten of Alma; one granddaughter, Mrs. Jackie Henderson of Pensacola, Florida; one great-grandson.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Alma First United Methodist Church with burial in Oakland Cemetery in Clarksville under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Randy Coleman, Charles Dyer, Danny Roberson, Bill Brown, Warren Blaylock, and Jess Ball.
Memorials may be made in the memory of Granny Thicksten to the W.S.C.S. Alma First United Methodist Church."
[Belle, daughter of Permelia Mooney and Albert Lafayette Boen, was married to James E. Thicksten]


Dr. James Edward Thicksten

OBITUARY:
Press Argus, Van Buren, Arkansas, Thursday, 20 June 1968:
"The body of James Edward Thicksten, 82 years old, was found Sunday, June 16 in a private lake on the Thicksten farm route 1, Alma. Mr. Thicksten had gone fishing about 5 p.m. and when he failed to return home at dark, a search party, including his son, was organized and the body was found about 9:30 p.m. A resident of Alma for the past 12 years, he was a member of the Alma Methodist Church and a retired merchant. He was born Dec. 4, 1885 at North Vernon, Indiana to Edward and Kitty Thicksten and was a former resident of Knoxville, Ark.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Belle Thicksten; one son, Jack M. Thicksten, a physician at Alam; a sister, Mrs. Carl Gervin of Van Buren; three grandchildren, a Neice and a nephew.
The funeral service was held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Alma Methodist Church with the pastor, J.M. Rogers, officiating. Am interment service was held at 4 p.m. in the family lot at Oakland Cemetery at Clarksville with Ocker Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Casket bearers were Armil Taylor, Howard Barger, Leo Teague, Orville Garrett, Vernon Humphrey and Jess Ball."
[Jack was married to Narcissia Isabelle Boen]