Charlotte Cogeshall

Female12 October 1849–5 June 1930

Brief Life History of Charlotte

When Charlotte Cogeshall was born on 12 October 1849, in Bath, Mason, Illinois, United States, her father, William Henry Coggeshall, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Biddlecome, was 28. She married Joseph B. Conover on 26 December 1869. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kilbourne, Mason, Illinois, United States for about 30 years and Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1920. She died on 5 June 1930, in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Twin Falls Cemetery, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph B. Conover
Charlotte Cogeshall
Marriage: 26 December 1869
Marshall Oris Conover
Leonard Conover
Howard John Conover
Bessie Conover

Sources (18)

  • Charlotte Egshell in household of William H Egshell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charlotte Cogeshall - birth: 12 October 1849; Bath, Mason, Illinois, United States
  • Charlotte Cogeshall, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1869
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    EARLIEST KNOWN BURIAL: H. S. Webb BIRTH 1807 DEATH 13 Aug 1852 (aged 44–45) Idaho, USA BURIAL Twin Falls Cemetery Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho, USA PLOT Grave: 6; Lot: 16; Block: 14 MEMORIAL ID 70358141


    Age 14

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 22

    In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

    Name Meaning

    English (Middlesex): habitational name from Coggeshall in Essex, named from an Old English personal name Cogg + halh ‘nook’.

    History: This name was taken to America in 1632 by John Coggeshall, who became first governor of RI, and in 1635 by John Cogswell. In 1887 a descendant, Daniel Cogswell, founded Cogswell College, San Francisco.

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

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