Adaline Douglas

about 1835–4 March 1923 (Age 88)
Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Adaline

When Adaline Douglas was born about 1835, in Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, James Douglass Jr, was 32 and her mother, Mary Ann Brown, was 31. She married Mathew Russell Cochran on 22 January 1857, in Johnson, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Graham Township, Johnson, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Graham, Johnson, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 March 1923, in Johnson, Iowa, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Johnson, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mathew Russell Cochran
1828–1896
Adaline Douglas
1835–1923
Marriage: 22 January 1857
Emma Cochran
1857–1858
George Cochran
1874–
Mary C. Cochran
1859–1952
James Alvin Cochran
1861–
Lura A. Cochran
1863–
Agnes Eleanor Cochran
1865–1964
Charles Douglas Cochran
1868–1955
Jessie Cochran
1870–1952
George Lake Cochran
1872–
Grace Cochran
1874–
Raymond C. Cochran
1876–1951

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1857Johnson, Iowa, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1837
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1837: Johnson, Wisconsin Territory, United States 1838: Johnson, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Johnson, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 28
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 31010;2007: 74650; 2010: 101458)Scottish: habitational name from any of various places called from their situation on a river named with Gaelic dubh ‘dark, black’ + glas ‘stream’ (a derivative of glas ‘blue’). There are several localities in Scotland and Ireland so named, but the one from which the surname is derived in most if not all cases is Douglas in Lanarkshire 20 miles south of Glasgow, the original stronghold of the influential Douglas family and their retainers.History: The family taking their name from Douglas in Lanarkshire were of Flemish origin. They rose to great prominence in the 14th and 15th centuries, controlling the earldoms of Douglas, Morton, and Angus, and later, Queensberry.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Douglass

    Sources (26)

    • Douglas in entry for Charles Douglas Cochran, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Adeline Douglass in household of Jas Douglass, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Adaline Douglass in entry for Brewster W. Gardner and Mary C. Cochran, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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