Henry Wells Cowles

20 October 1843–9 November 1847 (Age 4)
Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Henry Wells

When Henry Wells Cowles was born on 20 October 1843, in Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Alpheus Cowles, was 23 and his mother, Sophia Wright Wells, was 20. He died on 9 November 1847, in Hatfield, Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 4, and was buried in Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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Alpheus Cowles
Sophia Wright Wells
Henry Wells Cowles
Henry J. Cowles
Isadore H Kenny Cowles

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World Events (1)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Cole .

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

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  • Henry W. Cowles, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Henry W. Cowles, "Find A Grave Index"

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