Joshua Cranor Cogdill

18 November 1871–16 June 1952 (Age 80)
Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Joshua Cranor

When Joshua Cranor Cogdill was born on 18 November 1871, in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States, his father, Elisha Cogdill, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Ann Cranor, was 33. He married Sarah Ann Williams on 19 October 1893, in Gentry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Cooper Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States for about 20 years and Des Lacs, Ward, North Dakota, United States for about 30 years. He died on 16 June 1952, in Minot, Ward, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Cranor Cogdill
Sarah Ann Williams
Marriage: 19 October 1893
Delbert Raymond Cogdill
Baby Cogdill
Zella Wyoma Cogdill
Cecil Oakley Cogdill

Spouse and Children

19 October 1893
Gentry, Gentry, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 18

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Cogdell , Cogbill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jusha C Cogdill, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joshua Cogdill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joshua C Cogdell, "United States Census, 1910"

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