The Families of Dennis W. Brumm
You are currently anonymous Log In
 

Nelson E. Cowles

Male 1871 - 1958


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name  Nelson E. Cowles  [1
    Born  31 Jan 1871  Humboldt County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Birth  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census  1880  Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Nelson E. Cowles, son, single, male, white, age 9, born in Iowa, father's birthplace Ohio, mother's birthplace Maine
    Iowa State Census  1895  Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Nelson E. Cowles, age 24, born in Humboldt County Iowa, white
    Census  1920  Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Nelson (age 48) and Anna (age 35) Cowles were listed in the 1920 federal census in Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa. They had the following children: Nellie, age 13; Edith, age 11; Henry, age 8; Bertha, age 5; and Joseph, and 2 3/12.

      Also living with them was Nelson's sister, Mary, age 40.
    Cemetery Info/Epitaph  Louisa County, Iowa, Cemetery Records  [5
    • Name: Nelson E. Cowles; Sex: M; Born: 1871; Died or Buried: 1958; Age: 87; Buried: Wapello (township = Wapello); County/State: Louisa, Iowa; Military Service: none; Book: LCC 1990 - page W-39; Notes: 1871-1958; husband of Anna R. (Seitz)
    Died  4 Oct 1958  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Wapello Cemetery, Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID  I12484  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  Henry Cowles,   b. 11 Aug 1831, Belmont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1903, east of Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Angeline "Angeline" Neal,   b. 10 Oct 1844, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1895 
    Married  13 Feb 1870  Humboldt County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Issue 
    • There were five children from this marriage.
    Family ID  F6768  Group Sheet

    Family  Anna Rebecca Seitz,   b. 31 Mar 1884, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1958, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1904  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Issue 
    • There were at least five children from this marriage.
    Residence  Feb 1951  Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Headstone Photograph 
    • Nelson E. and Anna R. Cowles' grave is located at the Wapello Cemetery, Louisa County, Iowa. The epitaph on the stone is: "Cowles. Nelson E., 1871 - 1958. Anna R., 1884 - 1958"
    The Headstone of Nelson E. and Anna Rebecca (Seitz) Cowles
    The Headstone of Nelson E. and Anna Rebecca (Seitz) Cowles
    Children 
     1. Henry Eugene Cowles,   b. 3 May 1911, Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 2002, Great River Medical Center, West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F4484  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1291] World Connect - PENDRY's Wales to IL, and Beyond: pendryfamilytree, (last updated: 2011-07-20 19:49:25 UTC (Wed), contact David L. Pendry) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S628] 1880 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      From LDS Familysearch.org, online. Census Place: Family History Library Film: Morning Sun, Louisa, Iowa; NA Film Number: 1254350; Page Number: T9-0350 484A.

    3. [S29] 1895 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 4).
      Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa

    4. [S19] 1920 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa; enumeration district: 105; supervisor's district: 1, sheet number: 5B, page number: 268; enumeration date: January 24 and 26, 1920

    5. [S634] Louisa County, Iowa - Cemetery Records Through 1997 (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S2771] Cowles, Henry - Obituary, (originally published in The Morning Sun News-Herald, page 4, March 19, 1903; Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S8975] World Connect - Cape Cod-to-Carmel Kelleys: :3269383, (last updated: 2008-01-29 08:47:46 UTC (Tue), contact: Miguelk Kelley) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1290] Wilson, Martha Agnes (Seitz) - Obituary, (originally published in the Morning Sun News-Herald, front page, February 1, 1951; Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S2074] Cowles, Nelson E. and Anna Rebecca (Seitz) - Headstone Photograph, (their grave is at the Wapello Cemetery in Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa; photo provided courtesy of "bkwaldo" at the Iowa Gravestone Photo Project (web site); Memorials #: 12687S3 & 12685S3) (Reliability: 3).