Charles Hayes Cowan

11 September 1922–24 March 1945 (Age 22)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Charles Hayes

When Charles Hayes Cowan was born on 11 September 1922, in Russell, Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Hayes Cowan Jr., was 46 and his mother, Nevada Vada Self, was 43. He lived in Lebanon, Russell, Virginia, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 24 March 1945, at the age of 22, and was buried in Lebanon, Russell, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Hayes Cowan Jr.
Nevada Vada Self
Sarah Elizabeth Cowan
Mary Margaret Cowan
Dorothy V Cowan
Jim Ann Cowan
George Rutledge Cowan
Charles Hayes Cowan

Parents and Siblings




    Dorothy V Cowan


    Jim Ann Cowan


    Mary Margaret Cowan


    George Rutledge Cowan


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 7

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

Scottish: reduced form of McCowen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Charles H Cown in household of Charlie H Cown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles H. Cowan, "Find A Grave Index"

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