Alton Cowart

10 July 1912–August 1974 (Age 62)
Livingston, Livingston, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Alton

When Alton Cowart was born on 10 July 1912, in Livingston, Livingston, Louisiana, United States, his father, William C COWART, was 29 and his mother, Annie Wesley, was 23. He had at least 1 son. He lived in Police Jury Ward 1, Livingston, Louisiana, United States in 1920. He died in August 1974, in Watson, Livingston, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

William C COWART
1882–1918
Annie Wesley
1888–1976
Selia Beatrice COWART
1903–1962
Hester L Cowart
1905–1973
Lessie COWART
1907–1918
Tom Cowart
1910–1993
Alton Cowart
1912–1974
Dewitt Herbert Cowart
1916–1971

Parents and Siblings

    William C COWART

    Male1882–1918Male

    Female1888–1976Female

siblings

(6)

    Selia Beatrice COWART

    Female1903–1962Female

    Hester L Cowart

    Female1905–1973Female

    Lessie COWART

    Female1907–1918Female

    Male1910–1993Male

    Male1912–1974Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.
1929

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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 (1)

  • Alton Cowart in household of Annie Cowart, "United States Census, 1920"

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