Samuel Cochran

31 December 1897–1898
Georgia, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Cochran was born on 31 December 1897, in Georgia, United States, his father, Abraham Lincoln Cochran, was 22 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Grogan, was 20. He died in 1898, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Lincoln Cochran
1875–1947
Nancy Elizabeth Grogan
1877–1949
Samuel Cochran
1897–1898
gilbert Cochran
Andrew Esbert Cochran
1899–1973
Ernest Hamm Cochran
1900–1972
Mary Lucille Cochran
1904–1992
Seaborn Alfred Cochran
1906–1969
Charles Henry Pearson Cochran
1909–1940
Gilbert Lee Cochran
1913–1976
Eula Geneva Cochran
1915–2006
Vivian Addie Cochran
1920–1992

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World Events (1)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from lands in the parish of Paisley, near Glasgow. The place name is of uncertain derivation, perhaps from Welsh coch ‘red’, although this etymology is not supported by the early spelling Coueran.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Samuel Cochran - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Samuel Cochran

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