Elizabeth Cozzens

24 March 1849–24 October 1905 (Age 56)
Freystrop, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Cozzens was born on 24 March 1849, in Freystrop, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Moses Cozzens, was 30 and her mother, Emily Philip Miles Rowe, was 33. She married Richard Jenkins Davis on 5 September 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1880 and Cherry Creek, Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 24 October 1905, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Willard City Cemetery, Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Jenkins Davis
1826–1892
Elizabeth Cozzens
1849–1905
Marriage: 5 September 1868
Moses Cozzens Davis
1869–1946
George Miles Davis
1871–1871
Emily Elizabeth Davis
1873–1967
Edward Harvey Davis
1874–1941
Mary Ann Davis
1876–1931
John "Jack" Charles Davis
1878–1951
Joseph Davis
1880–1909
Richard Loton Jenkins Davis
1882–1952
Robert Cozzens Davis
1884–1972
Wilford Davis
1887–1932
Seymour Lawren Davis
1889–1964
Martha Davis
1891–1891
Letitia Davis
1891–1964

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 September 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed
    Age 1
    Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Cozens .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cozens

    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Cousins

    Elizabeth Cousins was born March 24, 1849 at her home in Freystrop, Pembrokeshire, in the south of Wales. The name Cousins was spelled in a variety of ways depending on the entry. These include Cozzen …

    Sources (44)

    • Elizabeth Cousins in entry for Richard Loton Davis, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Elizabeth Cousins in household of George Cousins, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Elizabeth Daizzens in entry for Robert C Davis and Nonnie Bertha Burnette, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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