Jefferson Davis COWART Lily Arizona COWART Glynn Tatum COWART William Wade COWART Benjamin Hill COWART Mary L COWART Effie Laura NEAL Ida COWART Mary E TATUM Mini tree diagram
John J COWART

John J COWART1,2,3,8,4,5,6,7

15th May 18991,2,3,4,5,6,7 - 19th Feb 19863,8,5

Life History

15th May 1899

Born in Pickens County, Georgia.1,2,3,4,5,6,7

15th Apr 1910

Resident 1910 census with parents and siblings, age 10 in Jasper, Pickens County, Georgia

19th Jan 1920

Resident 1920 census, with widowed mother and younger sister. in Flint Hill District, Fannin County, Georgia

before 1940

Married Effie Laura NEAL in Polk County, Tennessee.7

8th Apr 1940

Resident 1940 census, with wife Effie, no children; same house in 1935 in Staffordtown, Polk County, Georgia

19th Feb 1986

Died in Fannin County, Georgia.3,8,5

after 19th Feb 1986

Buried in Bethel Church Cemetery, Fannin County, Georgia.5

Notes

  • 1900 Federal Census, Pickens County, Georgia, 6 June, Towns District,Enumeration District 39, page 8B, Hse #97, Fam #98
    Cowart, Jefferson D Head W M Dec 1861  38 Married 16 yrs GA SC SCFarmer Rents
    Cowart, Mary Wife W F Jan 1863  37 Married 16 yrs 6 children/6 livingGA GA GA
    Cowart, Lily A Dau W F July 1886  13 GA GA GA At School
    Cowart, Glenn T  Son W M July 1888  11 GA GA GA At School
    Cowart, William W Son W M Sept 1890  9 GA GA GA At School
    Cowart, Ben Hill Son W M Jan 1895  5 GA GA GA At School
    - page 9A -
    Cowart, Mary L Dau W F June 1894  5 GA GA GA
    Cowart, John J Son W M May 1899  1 GA GA GA
    Cox, Carter Servant W M May 1882  18 GA GA GA Day Laborer

    1910 Federal Census, Pickens County, Georgia, 15 April, Jasper,District 128, page 2A, Hse/Fam #21
    Cowart, Jefferson D Head M W 48 Married 26 yrs GA NC SC Deputy USMarshall [b abt 1862]
    Cowart, Mary E Wife F W 47 Married 26 yrs 10 children/7 living GA GAGA [b abt 1863]
    Cowart, Zona L [Lilly Arizona] Dau F W 23 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1887]
    Cowart, Glenn T Son M W 21 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1889] General StoreClerk
    Cowart, William W Dau F W 19 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1891] PhoneCompany Lineman
    Cowart, Ben H Son M W 17 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1893] Livery StableLaborer
    Cowart, Mary L Dau F W 15 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1895]
    Cowart, John J Son M W 10 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1900]
    Cowart, Ida M Dau F W 8 Single GA GA GA [b abt 1902]

    In 1920, John and his sister Ida are still lving at home witrh theirnow-widowed mother Mary.

    1920 Federal Census, Fannin County, Georgia, 19 January, Flint HillDistrict, Enumeration District 47, page 13A, Frytown Road, Hse/Fam#252
    Cowart, Mary Head Rents M W 56 Widow GA GA GA [b abt 1866]
    Cowart, John J Son M W 18 Single GA GA GA Engine Watchman [b abt 1901]
    Cowart, Ida Wife F W 17 Married GA GA GA [b abt 1802]

    John married Effie Neal about 1935.  They appear with no children inthe 1940 census in Staffordtown, Polk County, Tennessee.  The censusreports they lived in the same house in 1935.

    1940 Federal Census, Polk County, Tennessee, 8 April, Staffordtown,District 70-12 Page 8B, Hse #112, Rents $300
    Cowart, J J Head M W 40 Married Grade 4 b Georgia Rural same house in1935 Coal TGruck Driver [b abt 1900]
    Cowart, Effie Wife F W 33 Married Grade 7 b Tennessee same house in1935 [b abt 1907]

    U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2
    John J Cowart
    Birth Date 15 May [no year]
    350 Deal Rd, Copperhill, TN, 37317-4262

    Georgia, Death Index, 1919 - 1998
    John J Cowart
    Death 19 Feb 1986 Fannin County
    Age 89 Years
    Residence Hancock County
    Certificate #005051 21 Feb 1986

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    John Cowart
    Born 15 May 1899
    Died Feb 1986
    SSN 410-18-4368 issued Tennessee - Before 1951

    John J. Cowart
    Birth May 15, 1899
    Death Feb. 19, 1986
    Husband of Effie Cowart
    Parents:
    J. Davis Cowart (1861 - 1911)
    Mary E. Cowart (1863 - 1949)
    Spouse Effie Cowart (1905 - 1991)
    Burial Bethel Church Cemetery, Fannin County, Georgia
    Created by Chuck Garland Feb 05, 2009
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #33565434,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Cowart&GSiman=1&GScnty=437&GRid=33565434&

Sources

  • 1. 1900 Federal Census, Pickens County, Georgia
    • 6 June, Towns District, Enumeration District 39, page 9A, Hse #97, Fam
  • 2. 1910 Federal Census, Pickens County, Georgia
    • 15 April, Jasper, District 128, page 2A, Hse/Fam #21
  • 3. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
  • 4. 1920 Federal Census, Fannin County, Georgia
    • 19 January, Flint Hill District, Enumeration District 47, page 13A,
  • 5. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 6. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2
  • 7. 1940 Federal Census, Polk County, Tennessee
    • 8 April, Staffordtown, District 70-12 Page 8B, Hse #112, Rents $300
  • 8. Georgia, Death Index, 1919 - 1998

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