Thomas H Cowles


Brief Life History of Thomas H

When Thomas H Cowles was born in 1846, in New York, United States, his father, Thomas Cowles, was 33 and his mother, Mary E. Gardiner, was 18.

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Thomas Cowles
Mary E. Gardiner
Nancy E Cowles
Eliza Anne Cowles
John G Cowles
Thomas H Cowles
Sarah C Cowles
Mary A Cowles
Dennis Cowles

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  • Thomas H Cowles in household of Thomas Cowles, "United States Census, 1860"

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World Events (3)


Age 0

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


Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 71

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Coles .

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

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