Ardell Atwood Cowan

23 October 1863–7 March 1959 (Age 95)
Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Ardell Atwood

When Ardell Atwood Cowan was born on 23 October 1863, in Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Arthur Cowan, was 21 and her mother, Mary Jane Atwood, was 16. She married Daniel James Daley on 8 May 1886, in Lancaster, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Lancaster, Coos, New Hampshire, United States in 1880 and Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910. She died on 7 March 1959, in Berlin, Coos, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 95.

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Daniel James Daley
Ardell Atwood Cowan
Marriage: 8 May 1886
Helen Jane Daley

Spouse and Children

8 May 1886
Lancaster, Coos, New Hampshire, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Mary Jane Atwood




World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McCowen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ardell A Daley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ardell A Daley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ardell A Cowing in household of Arthur Cowing, "United States Census, 1880"

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