The Cowan Family History And Genealogy


This is part of my husband's paternal family. Roland Willis AMOLD and wife Nell Florence COWAN, daughter of William Bruce Cowan and wife Emily Newlin, are husband's paternal great-grandparents. Their daughter, Elizabeth Florence AMOLD, first married Charles Cain HUDSON, Jr. They are his paternal grandparents.

I have marked his direct lineage thusly with a 'bullet':

There is even more about all his family connections at my Worldconnect website (ID "redbirdacres").

Happy Researching Y'all!
Pamela 8^}




Courtesy: Heraldry


A Little About The Cowan Name:
Origin: Gobhainn, a smith; Gowan, a Scottish word for a wild flower.



Some Descendants of
Patrick Cowan and Catherine Sweeny


Generation No. 1

1. Patrick Cowan was born Abt. 1735 in Rostrevor area (fka Carrickavraghad), County Down, IRELAND*, and died April 1820 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania USA. He married Catherine Sweeny 1759 in IRELAND or SCOTLAND. She was born Unknown in IRELAND or SCOTLAND, and died Bet. 1770 - 1850 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania USA.

More About Patrick Cowan:
Immigration: 1770, IRELAND to USA with family.
They are my husband's paternal 6th great grandparents.

More About Catherine Sweeny:
Patrick was supposed to have stolen Catherine from a convent, she climbed down a honeysuckle vine to freedom.

Rostrevor, formerly the seat of the Trevors, Viscount Dungannon in 1613, was called Rose-Trevor which name it received from the circumstance of Rose, daughter of Rev. Henry Ussher, Archbishop of Armagh, being married to Edward Trevor, Lord Viscount Dungannon. The property having afterwards come into the possession of the Ross family by purchase in 1690 , the name was changed to Rosstrevor The ancient name of this place was Carrickavraghad.

In 1744 it was described as being a small village having a new church then lately built. a small quay for ships which ride at anchor within a few yards of the shore, also a slat works and a pottery for white earthenware made of fine clay found near Carrickfergus and frequently exported to foreign parts. In 1836 the area was wooded and the proprietor was David Ross Esq. Lodge & Mrs. Ross, of Bladensberg. There was a Total Abstinence Society in Church Street & Police Barracks in Old Post Office Street in 1863. The population in 1910 was 806.

*Source: Birth location compliments of Patrick C. Cowan, Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania (May 2008).

Child of Patrick Cowan and Catherine Sweeny is:
+ 2 i. Robert Patrick Cowan, born Abt. 1766 in IRELAND; died 1856 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania USA.

Generation No. 2

2. Robert Patrick Cowan (Patrick1) was born Abt. 1766 in Rostrevor area, County Down, IRELAND, and died 1856 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania USA. He married Mary Malvina Newport Abt. 1790 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. She was born Abt. 1770 in Pennsylvania, and died Bet. 1812 - 1872 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

More About Robert Patrick Cowan:
Immigration: 1770, IRELAND to USA with his parents.
They are my husband's paternal 5th great grandparents. Mary Newport's parents are unknown to me at this time.

Children of Robert Patrick Cowan and Mary Malvina Newport are:
i. James Cowan, born 1791 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died 1869 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. He married Hannah Collins 1815 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; born 1793 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died 1853 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
+ 4 ii. Patrick Cowan, born August 17, 1794 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died July 15, 1876 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
iii. John Cowan, born 1799 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died 1883 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. He married Anna Marks Abt. 1820 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; born 1804 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died 1887 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
iv. William Cowan, born 1800 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died July 15, 1886 in Elwood, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: July 17, 1886, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.

Generation No. 3

4. Patrick Cowan (Robert Patrick2, Patrick1) was born August 17, 1794 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, and died July 15, 1876 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He married Lurena Wilson Abt. 1816 in Pennsylvania or Virginia. She was born September 22, 1796 in Berkeley County, Virginia (nka West Virginia, created 1863), and died July 1881 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.

More About Patrick Cowan:
Burial: July 17, 1876, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
Census: 1870, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Georgetown Twnsp, Series M593, Roll 285, Sht 34, Pg 219
Note: Patrick and Lurena are my husband's paternal 4th great grandparents.
Occupation: 1870, Retired Farmer

More About Lurena Wilson:
Burial: July 1881, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
Census 1: 1870, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Georgetown Twnsp, Series M593, Roll 285, Sht 34, Pg 219
Census 2: 1880, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Georgetown Twnsp, NA Film # T9-0255, Pg 431B
Occupation 1: 1870, Keeping House, marr. to Patrick Cowan
Occupation 2: 1880, Keeping House, widowed
Parents Information: Daniel WILSON (b:NJ) and Ann CHENOWETH (b:VA)

Children of Patrick Cowan and Lurena Wilson are:
i. Rachel Ann Cowan, born December 12, 1817 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died May 02, 1899 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married (1) Andrew B. Wood November 21, 1839 in Edgar County, Illinois; born Abt. 1813 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died Abt. 1870 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married (2) Shelby Wyatt November 27, 1879 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; born Abt. 1813 in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; died Bet. 1879 - 1915 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
+8 ii. James Cowan, born June 25, 1819 in Warren County, Ohio; died November 16, 1849 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
iii. Robert Wilson Cowan, born March 20, 1821 in Warren County, Ohio; died February 01, 1900 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He married Louise W. Camerer March 13, 1841 in Edgar County, Illinois; born Abt. 1823 in Clermont County, Ohio; died Bet. 1880 - 1900 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
iv. Ann Malvina Cowan, born March 14, 1823 in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana; died July 29, 1881 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married Thomas D. Scott April 30, 1848 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; born Abt. 1823 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died September 13, 1923 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
v. Mary Ann Cowan, born March 21, 1825 in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana; died February 08, 1910 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married Jonathan Ramey November 18, 1858 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He was born Abt. 1807 in Virginia or Indiana, and died Bet. 1880 - 1910 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
vi. John Strange Cowan, born October 08, 1827 in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana; died October 18, 1829 in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana. Burial: October 20, 1829, Edinburgh Cemetery, Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana.
vii. William Chenoweth Cowan, born November 09, 1829 in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana; died February 07, 1918 in Indianapolis, Indianapolis County, Indiana. He married Sarah M. Tucker March 01, 1857 in Vermilion Co, Illinois.
viii. Sarah Ann Cowan, born January 18, 1833 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died April 26, 1916 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married Darius Boswell Reid July 14, 1858 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; son of Joseph C. Reid and Rebecca Montgomery. He was born July 1833 in Lewis County, Kentucky, and died Bet. 1900 - 1910 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
ix. Elizabeth Ann Cowan, born March 23, 1836 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died August 11, 1911 in Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado. She married (1) David Ackley Smith March 20, 1855 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He was born Abt. 1836 in Ohio, and died Abt. 1865 in living Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois died in War of Northern Aggression (Union). Burial: Unknown. She married (2) William G. "Gus" Lumbard June 01, 1866 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He was born 1812 in Vermont, and died August 10, 1890 in Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado. Burial of Elizabeth & 2nd husband Gus: Pioneer Cemetery, Denver, Arapahoe County, Colorado.
x. Patrick B. Cowan, born August 02, 1838 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died August 23, 1840 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: August 25, 1840, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
xi. George Holland Cowan, born January 12, 1841 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died May 21, 1843 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: May 23, 1843, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois

Generation No. 4

8. James Cowan (Patrick3, Robert Patrick2, Patrick1) was born June 25, 1819 in Warren County, Ohio, and died November 16, 1849 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. He married Harriet A. Henson December 28, 1843 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois, daughter of George C. Henson and Sarah Atchison. She was born August 30, 1825 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, and died Bet. 1880 - 1890 in Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas.

More About James Cowan:
Burial: November 18, 1849, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois.
James Cowan and Harriet A. Henson are my husband's paternal 3rd great grandparents.

More About Harriet A. Henson:
I have been able to trace back on some of Harriet's HENSON lineage. These folks are also my husband's direct lineage. This is what I know to-date:
Harriet A. Henson (1825- ???); 1st marr. James Cowan; 2nd marr. Pike Sprague
George C. Henson (1796-1848) and Sarah Atchison (1800-1856) (bur. Mt. Piscah Cem, Vermilion Co, IL)
William H. Henson (1772-1863) and Charity Charlotte (1772-1850) (bur. Knox County, Tennessee)
George Henson (1746 England-??? Virginia) and Susannah Little (1750 Virginia-??? Virginia)
Press Henson (1709 England-??? England or Virginia) and Jane Smith (1715 England-??? England or Virginia)
William Henson (??? England-??? England) and Mary Newman (??? England-??? England)

Some of Harriet's known siblings: Laura Matilda HENSON (marr. 1st Cornelius SCOTT; marr. 2nd Hugh L. CANADAY); Louisa M. HENSON; Sarah HENSON, Jonathan G. HENSON and William P. HENSON.

Children of James Cowan and Harriet A. Henson are:
+18 i. William Bruce Cowan, born December 21, 1845 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died November 21, 1917 in Elwood, Ridge Farm District, Vermilion County, Illinois.
ii. Mary Cowan, born Abt. 1848 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died Bet. 1850 - 1860 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Bet. 1850 - 1860, Georgetown City Cemetery (assumption), Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois

Generation No. 5

18. William Bruce Cowan (James4, Patrick3, Robert Patrick2, Patrick1) was born December 21, 1845 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois, and died November 21, 1917 in Elwood, Ridge Farm District, Vermilion County, Illinois. He married Emily Newlin November 07, 1867 in Vermilion County, Illinois, daughter of John Newlin and Virena Newlin (cousins). She was born June 09, 1850 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois, and died February 15, 1918 in Elwood, Ridge Farm District, Vermilion County, Illinois.

Notes for William Bruce Cowan:
William Bruce Cowan and wife Emily Newlin are my husbands paternal 2nd great grandparents.

Date of death taken from War Of Northern Aggression (Civil War) Pension File, filed by his widow EMILY NEWLIN COWAN. Image # 4220, filed in Illinois. Illinois fought on the aggressors (Union) side.

ILLINOIS CIVIL WAR DETAIL REPORT
Name: COWAN, WILLIAM B
Rank: MUSICIAN; Company C, Unit 73rd Illinois US Infantry

Personal Characteristics
Residence: GEORGETOWN, VERMILION CO, IL
Age: 16 Height: 5' Hair: LIGHT Eyes: HAZEL Complexion: LIGHT
Marital Status: SINGLE Occupation: MUSICIAN
Nativity: GEORGETOWN, VERMILION CO, IL

Service Record
Joined When: JUL 17, 1862 Joined Where: VERMILION CO, IL
Joined By Whom: M. D. HAWS Period: 3 YRS
Muster In: AUG 21, 1862 Muster In Location: CAMP BUTLER, IL
Muster In By Whom: N/A Muster Out: JUN 12, 1865
Muster Out Location: NASHVILLE, TN
Muster Out By Whom: CPT WILSON
Remarks: N/A

More About William Bruce Cowan:
Address (Facts Pg): Bet. 1887 - 1890, 314 North Hickory, Joilet, Illinois
Burial: November 23, 1917, Crown Hill Cemetery, Ridge Farm, Vermilion County, Illinois [memorial]
Census 1: 1870, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Georgetown Twnsp, Series M593, Roll 285, Sht 34, Pg 219
Census 2: 1880, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Federal Census; NA Film # T9-0255; Page 427A
Census 3: 1900, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 77, Series T623, Roll 348, Sht 10A, Pg 24
Census 4: 1910, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 159, Series T624, Roll 329, Sht 5B, Pg 177
Death Certificate: Illinois Death Certificate: 0042519 (filed 11-22-1917 Vermilion Co, IL)
Description: 5 foot, eyes-Hazel, hair-light, complexion-light
Note: Occupation 1: Bet. 1862 - 1865, Musician in Union Army
Occupation 2: 1870, Harness Maker
Occupation 3: 1880, Grocer
Occupation 4: Bet. 1887 - 1891, Carpenter
Occupation 5: 1900, Harness Maker
Occupation 6: 1900, Harness Maker
Occupation 7: 1910, Harness Maker

More About Emily Newlin:
Burial: February 17, 1918, Crown Hill Cemetery, Ridge Farm, Vermilion County, Illinois [memorial]
Census 1: 1870, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Georgetown Twnsp, Series M593, Roll 285, Sht 34, Pg 219
Census 2: 1880, Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Federal Census; NA Film # T9-0255; Page 427A
Census 3: 1900, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 77, Series T623, Roll 348, Sht 10A, Pg 24
Census 4: 1910, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 159, Series T624, Roll 329, Sht 5B, Pg 177
Death Certificate: Illinois Death Certificate: 0052971 (filed 02-15-1918 Danville, Vermilion Co, IL)
Occupation 1: 1870, Keeping House
Occupation 2: 1880, Keeping House
Occupation 3: 1900, Keeping House
Occupation 4: 1910, Keeping House, 8 children, 7 living

Children of William Bruce Cowan and Emily Newlin are:
i. Jessie Estelle Cowan, born July 30, 1869 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died December 01, 1957 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois. She married John Harley Banta April 01, 1895 in Vermilion County, IL, son of James Henry Banta and Mary Anne Russell. He was born Abt. 1871 in Vermilion County, Illinois, and died September 18, 1940 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burials: Crown Hill Cemetery, Ridgefarm, Vermilion County, Illinois.
ii. Charles C. Cowan, born May 31, 1872 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died November 30, 1946 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois. He married Ella H. Davis April 02, 1895 in Vermilion County, Illinois. She was born May 1878 in Vermilion County, Illinois, and died Bet. 1946 - 1980 in Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois. Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, Vermilion County, Illinois.
iii. Ralph Cameron Cowan, born August 25, 1874 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died January 17, 1926 in Crystal Lake, McHenry County, Illinois. Occupation: 1900, Harness Maker.
iv. Bertha Alice Cowan, born March 18, 1876 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died March 30, 1934 in Mounds, Pulaski County, Illinois. Burial: Unknown. Note: Bertha Cowen was an Art Instructor for the University of Chicago or University of Illinois. She never married.
+ 33 v. Nell Florence Cowan, born July 17, 1880 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died July 16, 1967 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.
vi. Jean L. Cowan, born June 26, 1888 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died August 14, 1938 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Occupation: 1920, Stenographer, Railroad Residence: 1920, West Harrison St., Danville, Vermilion Co, Illinois. Note: Never married.
vii. Donald Leslie Cowan, born January 31, 1890 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois; died November 02, 1957 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. He married Floy Henderson January 17, 1917 in Vermilion County, Illinois. She was born August 28, 1891 in Vermilion County, Illinois, and died March 30, 1993 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Burial: Unknown.

Generation No. 6


The Cowan Sisters
Jessie Estelle COWAN, Bertha Alice COWAN, Nell Florence COWAN and Jean COWAN
(Note: Not sure which sister is which. Photo possibly taken in Vermilion Co, IL in the late 1880's. Photographer unknown.)

33. Nell Florence Cowan (William Bruce5, James4, Patrick3, Robert Patrick2, Patrick1) was born July 17, 1880 in Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois, and died July 16, 1967 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida. She married Roland Willis Amold October 17, 1905 in Vermilion County, Illinois, son of Jonathan Evans "John" Amold and Lydia E. Hole. He was born August 10, 1878 in Ridge Farm, Vermilion County, Illinois, and died March 29, 1949 in Veterans Administration, Lake City, Columbia Co., Florida buried Duval County, Florida.

Notes for Nell Florence Cowan:
Nell COWAN AMOLD was a gentle, kind and good natured woman.
Roland Willis AMOLD and Nell Florence COWAN are husband's paternal great-grandparents.

More About Nell Florence Cowan:
Address (Facts Pg) 1: June 03, 1940, 1061 Barbara, Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL
Address (Facts Pg) 2: September 16, 1963, 2751 St. Johns Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32205
Burial: July 18, 1967, Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery, 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL 32205
Census 1: 1900, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 77, Series T623, Roll 348, Sht 10A, Pg 24
Census 2: 1910, Duval Co FL Fed Census, Jacksonville 9th Ward, Precinct 23, ED 93, Series T624, Roll 159, Sheet 7B, Pg 207
Note 1: 1900, Age 18 yrs, born July 1881 IL, single, dau., at home, white, female; NELL F. COWAN
Note 2: 1910, Age 28 yrs, born IL, marr. (1) 4 yrs, 2 children, 2 living, wife, white, female; NELL AMOLD
Occupation 1: 1900, At School
Occupation 2: 1910, Keeping House
Parents Information: 1910, Father b: IL; Mother b: IL
Social Security Number: September 16, 1963, 265-xx-xxxx (issued in FL)
Source 1: 1900, Vermilion Co IL Fed Census, Elwood Twnsp, ED 77
Source 2: 1910, Duval Co FL Fed Census, Jacksonville 9th Ward, Precinct 23, ED 93

Notes for Roland Willis Amold:
ROLAND WILLIS AMOLD was mustered up for World War I. He is listed incorrectly as "ARNOLD" in that index. Date of birth listed as "10 August 1879" instead of 1878 (tombstone inscription). Note: When researching this name, might want to use the 'soundex' option.
SOURCE: Duval County, FL 1917-1918 WW I Civilian Draft Registration.

More About Roland Willis Amold:
Address (Facts Pg) 1: June 03, 1940, 1061 Barbara, Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL
Address (Facts Pg) 2: 1949, 1061 Barbara, Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL
Burial: March 30, 1949, Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery, 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL 32205
Cause of Death: DOH blocked this out on death certificate
Census 1: 1880, Elmwood, Vermilion County, IL; Film 1254255, Page 407B - ROLAND ARNOLD
Census 2: 1910, Duval Co FL Fed Census, Jacksonville 9th Ward, Precinct 23, ED 93, Series T624, Roll 159, Sheet 7B, Pg 207
Census 3: 1920, Duval Co FL Fed Census, Jacksonville 1st Ward, 1st Precinct, ED 43, Series T625, Roll 217, Sht 10A, Pg 62
Description: 1898, 20 yrs old, 5 feet, 6 1/4 inches tall, light complexion, brown eyes, brown hair and Clerk by occupation.
Funeral Home: 1949, Wilson Funeral Home, Lake City, Columbia Co., FL
Immigration: Bet. 1880 - 1898, From Ridge Farm, Illinois to Jacksonville, Duval Co, Florida
Medical Information: Attending physician: Peter P. Schmidt, MD, Veterans Administration, Lake City, FL
Military service 1: April 25, 1898, Spanish-American War (Bugler), 1 Fla. Infantry
Military service 2: December 03, 1898, Honorable Discharge from military, mustered out after serving two years or in a war
Military service 3: Bet. 1917 - 1918, Duval County, FL W W I Civilian Draft Registration
Note 1: 1910, Age 30 yrs, born IL, married(1) 4 yrs, h/h, white, male; ROLAND W. AMOLD
Note 2: 1920, Age 45 yrs, born US, "single"!, boarder, white, male; ROLAND AMOLD
Occupation 1: 1898, Clerk
Occupation 2: 1910, Traveling Salesman, Groceries
Occupation 3: 1920, Traveling Salesman, Groceries
Parents Information 1: 1910, Father b: PA; Mother b: PA
Parents Information 2: 1920, Father b: US; Mother b; US
Social Security Number: none?

Children of Nell Florence Cowan and Roland Willis Amold are:
+44 i. Elizabeth Florence Amold, born September 15, 1907 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida; died February 20, 1985 in Baptist Medical Center at 7:05 am, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.
ii. Robert William "Bob" Amold, born May 05, 1909 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida; died December 31, 1975 in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia. He married Gracie I. House Bet. 1927-1957 probably in Florida, daughter of Edwin James House (b:NC) and Rebecca I. Royals (b:NC); born February 05, 1905 in Hernando (fka Alachua) County, Florida; died May 21, 1992 in South Georgia Medical Center, Valdosta, Lowndes County, Georgia but buried in Chatham County. Burial: Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park & Mauselum EAST, Section B Plot 31, 1600 Wheaton Street, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia Note : They had no children.

Generation No. 7

44. Elizabeth Florence Amold (Nell Florence6 Cowan, William Bruce5, James4, Patrick3, Robert Patrick2, Patrick1) was born September 15, 1907 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, and died February 20, 1985 in Baptist Medical Center at 7:05 am, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida. She married (1) Charles Cain Hudson, Jr. Abt. 1926 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, son of Charles Cain Hudson, Sr. and Carrie Edwards. He was born September 21, 1902 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, and died January 27, 1967 in Heights Hospital, Houston, Harris County, Texas. She married (2) John William Welch March 07, 1936 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, son of William Nikell Welch and Mary "Mamie" Hedrick. He was born March 19, 1907 in Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida, and died March 06, 1966 in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.

Notes for Elizabeth Florence Amold:
Elizabeth Florence "Elizabeth" AMOLD and 1st husband Charles Cain Hudson, Jr. are my husband's paternal grandparents.

ELIZABETH was very good to her grandchildren. There were many times she helped them when they were in need. Her kindness and generosity will not be forgotten. She is buried with the AMOLD family on the westside of in Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery (off I-295), Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.

More About Charles Cain Hudson, Jr.:
Burial: January 30, 1967, Veterans Administration Cemetery (aka Houston Nat'l Cem), Section C, Site 279, Veterans Memorial Parkway (off Hwy 45), Houston, Harris County, TX
Divorced: January 06, 1930, Jacksonville, Duval County, FL
Funeral Home: Heights Funeral Home, Harris County, TX
Medical (Facts Pg): Acute cardiac failure due to arteriosclerotic heart disease
Military service: Bet. 1940 - 1944, US Navy, S2, World War II
Obituary: NONE
Occupation: 1967, Clerk (Drug Store) in Houston, Texas
Residence: September 11, 1937, 2354 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, FL
Social Security Number: September 11, 1937, 261-xx-xxxx (issued in Florida)
Work: September 07, 1937, Ira L. Gregory, 224 Liggett Bldg, Jacksonville, FL

More About John William Welch:
Address (Facts Pg): 1966, Pearl Street, Jacksonville, FL
Burial: March 08, 1966, Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery, 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL 32205
Occupation: Government Employee, NASJax
Social Security Number: 266-xx-xxxx (issued in FL)

Child of Elizabeth Florence Amold and Charles Cain Hudson, Jr. is:
+ 49 i. Robert John "Bob" Hudson, born private in Georgia. NOTE: My husband's father.

Child of Elizabeth Florence Amold and John William Welch is:
i. William "Bill" Welch, born private in Florida.



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