Cullen Cowart

1801–1880 (Age 79)
Burke, Georgia, United States

The Life of Cullen

When Cullen Cowart was born in 1801, in Burke, Georgia, United States, his father, Abraham Whitehead Cowart, was 23 and his mother, Civil Horne, was 22. He married Elizabeth Sharpe on 11 June 1829, in Montgomery, Chatham, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Tattnall, Georgia, United States for about 30 years and Appling, Georgia, United States in 1870. He died in 1880, at the age of 79, and was buried in Appling, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cullen Cowart
1801–1880
Elizabeth Sharpe
1813–1884
Marriage: 11 June 1829
Robert J Cowart
1832–1900
James Martin Cowart
1836–1927
Joshua S Cowart
1838–1933
William Henry Cowart
1842–1914
Mathew Madison Cowart
1845–1925
John B. Cowart
1850–1905
Martha Cowart
1851–
Mary Cowart
1853–
Josephine Cowart
1854–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1829
Montgomery, Chatham, Georgia, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Whitehead Cowart

    Male1778–1834Male

    Civil Horne

    Female1779–Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1801–1880Male

    David Cowart

    Male1802–1865Male

    Sarah Cowart

    Female1806–Female

    Stephen Andrew Cowart

    Male1810–1882Male

    John H Cowart

    Male1814–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · Gerogia's First Land Lottery

Age 2

Georgia’s first land lottery act was signed by Governor John Milledge. The first drawings for the land lottery were held two years later in 1805.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 24

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Coward . This name is concentrated in GA.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cullin Cawart, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Cullen Cowart, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Cullen Cowart, "United States Census, 1830"

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