Edith (Giger) Cowan

Edith Viola (Giger) Cowan (1908 - 1991)

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Edith Viola Cowan formerly Giger
Born in Allen, Lyon, Kansas, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 6 Feb 1929 in Kansas, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Alamosa, Alamosa, Colorado, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified 7 Sep 2019 | Created 19 Apr 2019
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Biography

Edith was born Sep 21 1908 in Allen, Lyon, Kansas to Clem and Kittie M Giger [1]She died Apr 30 1991 in Alamosa, Alamosa, Colorado [2]
She is buried next to her husband of 62 years, Neil Cowan, in Speiser Cemetery, Mosca, Alamosa County, Colorado. [2]

Residence

1910 Agnes City, Lyon, Kansas [3]

Clem Giger, Head, Male, 33, Illinois
Kittie M Giger, Wife, Female, 29, Kansas
William D Giger, Son, Male, 9, Kansas
Edwin C Giger, Son, Male, 6, Kansas
Edith N Giger, Daughter, Female, 1, Kansas

1915 Agnes City Township, Lyon, Kansas [4]

Clem Giger, Male, 39, Ill
May Giger, Female, 35, Kans
Willie Giger, Male, 14, Kans
Edwin Giger, Male, 11, Kans
Edith Giger, Female, 6, Kans
Evelin Giger, Female, 1, Kans

1920 Agnes, Lyon, Kansas [1]

Clem Giger Head Male 43 Illinois
Kittie M Giger Wife Female 39 Kansas
William D Giger Son Male 19 Kansas
Edwin C Giger Son Male 16 Kansas
Edith V Giger Daughter Female 11 Kansas
Evelin M Giger Daughter Female 5 Kansas

1930 Census, Fremont, Lyon, Kansas, United States[5]

Neil D Cowan, Head, Male, 23, Kansas
Edith V Cowan, Wife, Female, 21 Kansas

1940 Census, Agnes City Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States [6]

David N Cowan, Head, Male, 33, Kansas
Edith Cowan, Wife, Female, 31, Kansas
Joyce B Cowan, Daughter, Female, 9, Kansas
Laura L Cowan, Daughter, Female, 6, Kansas
Marshall M Cowan, Son, Male, 5, Kansas
Edith Jean Cowan, Daughter, Female, 2, Kansas
Daniel G Cowan, Son, Male, 1, Kansas
Georgia Cowan, Mother, Female, 62, Indiana
Ivan D Rieder, Hired hand, Male, 24, Ohio

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF6P-9R5 : accessed 19 April 2019), Edith V Giger in household of Clem Giger, Agnes, Lyon, Kansas, United States; citing ED 40, sheet 4A, line 46, family 11, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 538; FHL microfilm 1,820,538.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave, database and images (accessed 19 June 2019), memorial page for Edith Viola Cowan (1908–1991), Find A Grave: Memorial #13138315, citing Speiser Cemetery, Alamosa County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Judi McCardle Pantano (contributor 46807049) Gravestone picture
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2C2-745 : accessed 30 June 2019), Clem Giger, Agnes City, Lyon, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 38, sheet 1A, family 9, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 445; FHL microfilm 1,374,458.
  4. "Kansas State Census, 1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG2Y-MYY7 : 17 October 2018), Clem Giger, Agnes City Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States; citing Agnes City Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States, 5, 23, Kansas Historical Society, Topeka.
  5. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7QJ-4VG : accessed 27 July 2019), Neil D Cowan, Fremont, Lyon, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 21, sheet 5A, line 18, family 114, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 709; FHL microfilm 2,340,444.
  6. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRKJ-7Y4 : 26 July 2019), Edith Jean Cowan in household of David N Cowan, Agnes City Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 56-3, sheet 8B, line 62, family 181, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1242.


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