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William E. Cogswell was Town Clerk, 1863-1874, Town Treasurer, 1864-1875, and
Representative to the .State Legislature in 1872 and 1873.



FITZ EDWARD COGSWELL.

[ 1304 J

(Kctiraloflical.

FiTz Ed WARDS Cogswell, {David"', yosephP, yonathaifi, Wilhavi'^,
yo/ufi, William^, yohn^), son of David^ [680] and Hannah (Haskell)
Cogswell, was born April 13, 1839, in Henniker, N. H. He married,



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Dec. 28, 1868, Lizme M. Goss, daughter of Luther and Sally (Colby)
Goss. She was born Nov. 27, 1844, in Henniker, N. H. They resided
in Concord, N. H.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Ednal Braixard, [1914] b. April 6, 1870.
Edward, [1915] b. March 28, 1874.



FiTZ E. CocswELL was a soldier of the Union Armv. He served from Sept. 3, 1862,
to June 4, 1S65.



JOHN CLEAVELAND COGSWELL.

[ 1305 ]

®^eneaIoflfcal.

John Cleaveland^ Cogswell, {Joseph'', yoscph^, yonatJiaiv", Wil-
liam'^, John^, Willianfi, yolm^), son of Joseph' [681] and Mehitable
(Howe) Cogswell, was born Feb. 2, 18 19, in Derry, N. H. He married,
Oct. I, 1849, Mary Brozvn. She was born in Rye, N. H., where they
resided.

THEIR children WERE:

Mary Frances, [1915a] b. Aug. 20, 1850.

Annie Mehitable, [1915/^] b. Sept. 3, 1852.

Walter Cleavelaxd, [i9i5(r] b. Aug. 25, 1854; m. Nov., 1882, Laura Tcdford.

Joseph Warren, [igis - /] b. Jan. 26, 1857.

Florence Hamilton, [1915^] b. July 24, 1859.



GEORGE HENRY COGSWELL.

[ 1306 ]

(Bfenealoflical.

George Henry^ Cogswell, {JosepJP, yoseph^\ yonathaiv", ]\^i/ham^,
yohn'\ William-, yo/in^), son of Joseph" [681] and Mehitable (Howe)
Cogswell, was born Sept. 28, 1821, in Derry, N. H. He married,
March 16, 1845, Sarah y. ll'c/Is. She was born in Peru, Ohio. They
resided in Baraboo, Wis.



475



THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Mary Emeline, [1915/] b. April 15, 1846; m. Irving Waynes.

John Clp;aveland, [igisi,'] b. Jan. i, 1849; m. Eviina Adams.

Joseph Augustus, [1915//] b. Dec. 25, 1852.

Clarence, [1915/ ].

George, [19157].

Carrie, [igis/?'].

Clarence, [1915/ ].

Lilian May, [1915;//] b. June, 1868.



MARY ABIGAIL COGSWELL.

[ 1308 ]

Mary Abigail^ Cogswell, {JosepJi', yosep/fi, yonathan^, William'^,
Johfi, Williavt^, John^), daughter of Joseph^ [681] and Mehitable
(Howe) Cogswell, was born May 13, 1828, in Derry, N. H. She mar-
ried, June 23, 1853, Samuel K. Wellvian, Esq., son of Thomas and
Lydia Wellman. He was born June 22, 1822, in Farmington, Me.
They resided in Nashua, N. H., but removed, 1876, to East Wilton, Me.

their children were:

Mittie Viola., b. March 25, 1854; m. Nov. 23, 1881, Frank W. Atwood.
Fraitcis Joseph .,\i.]2ay. 13, 1856; m. Oct. 18, \?^%i, Jennie Walker.
Emma Lydia, b. Dec. 24, 1858.
Rend Biirnside., b. March 23, i860.
Charles Henry, b. June 12, 1861.
Jessie Etta, b. Nov. 17, 1S67.
Abhy May, b June 17, 1870. She died in infancy, Aug. 24, 1871.



EMELINE M. COGSWELL.

[ 1309 ]

®0ncaloflicaL

Emeline M.^ Cogswell, {JosepJP, yosepJi^, yonathan^, William'^,
yoJm^, Williain^, yohn^), daughter of Joseph' [681] and Mehitable
(Howe) Cogswell, was born Aug. 7, 1833, in Derry, N. H. She mar-
ried, March 7, 1872, George Turner, son of Joseph and Abigail (Ripley)
Turner. He was born Jan. 15, (826, in Bridgewater, Mass. They
resided in Nashua, N. H.



476

THEIR CHILDREN WERE :

Hattie A., b. July 24, 1873. She died in infancy, July 24, 1873.
Abby Howe, b. Feb. 2r, 1875.

George Turner was the foreman in the Scrap Rolling Mill of the Nashua Iron and Steel
Company. He was a Deacon in the Pearl Street Church, Nashua, N. H.



ABIGAIL C. COGSWELL.

[ 1310 J

^encalo0tcal.

Abigail C.^ Cogswell, {yoJin Clcaveland'^, yoseph^, yonathaiv',
William'^, yo/in^, William^, yoJin^), daughter of John Cleaveland" [682]
and Elizabeth W. (Kimball) Cogswell, was born Aug. 20, 1822, in
Boscawen, N. H. She married, Jan. 7, 1840, ^ Enoch Gerrish, son of
Joseph and Sarah (Church) Gerrish. He was born Feb. 16, 1818, in
Canterbury, N. H. They resided in Vermont, Canada, and removed,
in 1852, to Helt, Ind. Mr. Gerrish died March 30, 1858. Mrs. Gerrish
married, April 21, 1864, ^yohn O. JJ'is/ian/, son of Samuel and Margaret
(Oliver) Wishard. He was born 1805, in Kentucky. They resided in
St. Bernice, Ind. Mrs. Wishard died May 19, 1878. Mr. Wishard
died Aug. 8, 1883.

THE CHILDREN OF THE FIRST MARRIAGE WERE:

Charles, b. July 2, 1841. He died in early life, Nov., 1864.
Lucieti, b. Feb. 26, 1843. He died in early life, Oct. 7, 1862.
Jolm Q., b. March i, 1848, He died in early life, Oct. 24, 1862.
Mary £"., b. July 21, 1849; '""• Sept. 17, 1868, Rev. H. M. Nolan.
Hattie M., b. Feb. 20, 185 1 ; m. Aug, 10, 1873, 6". S. Marshall.
Edward, h. ]2in. 14, 1853; m. F'eb. 29, 1S72, yllmira Skidinore.
James L., b. Jan. 24, 1856. He died in early life, May 3, 1881.

THE ONLY CHILD OF THE SECOND MARRIAGE WAS :

Lucy, b. March 4, 1S65. She died in infancy, April, 1865.



CHARLES E. COGSWELL.

[ 1311 ]

(ffinualofjiccil.

Charles E.^ Cogswell, {yo/m Cleaveland"', yosepJi^, youat}iau-\
Williani'^, yoJni^, Wllliani'-, yohfi^), son of John Cleaveland''' [682 J and



477

Elizabeth W. (Kimball) Cogswell, was born Jan. 29, 1824, in Boscawen,
N. H. He married, Jan. 29, 1850, ^Clarissa Campbell, daughter of
Robert and Annie (Carr) Campbell. She was born Sept. 6, 1829, in
Windham, N. H. They resided in Haverhill, Mass. Mrs. Cogswell
died May 24, i86[. Mr. Cogswell married, Dec. 15, 1863, ^^Lydia Ann
Knoivles, daughter of Lot and Abigail G. Knowles. She was born
May 17, 183 1, in Chester, N. H. Mrs. Lydia Ann Cogswell died Oct.
2, 1877. Mr. Cogswell married, Oct. 10, 1878, '^Harriet A. Smith,
daughter of Stephen S. and Irene Smith. She was born Feb. 10, 1832,
in Canaan, N. H.

THE CHILDREN OF THE FIRST MARRIAGE WERE:

Clara Elizabeth, [1916] b. Dec. 5, 1851 ; m. F'eb. 22, 1875, George W. jVqyes.
Mary Anxa, [1917] b. July 5, 1856. She died in early life, Aug. 21, 1878.
Charles Robert, [1918] b. Feb. 13, 1859; m- Nov. 22, 1882, Isabelle C. Bickfoni.

THE children OF THE SECOND MARRIAGE WERE:

Abbv Eliza, [1919] b. July 11, 1867. She died in infancy, March 8, 1868.
Martha Caroline, [1920] b. July 20, 1871.



piemor antra.

Charles Robert Cogswell [1918] married Isakilc C. Bickford, daughter of Eben B.
and Sarah Jane (Smith) Bickford. She was born Sept. 3, 1862, in Haverhill, Mass., where
they resided. Mr. Cogswell was bookkeeper and salesman in a wholesale leather store.



HARRIETTA P. COGSWELL.

[ 1312 ]

Cffencaloflical.

Harrietta Yfi Cogswell, {John Cleaveland"' , Joseph^, Jonathan^,
William'^, yohii^, Williavr, ^t?/^;/'), daughter of John Cleaveland' [682]
and Elizabeth W. (Kimball) Cogswell, was born April 15, 1827, in
Boscawen, N. H. She married, Jan. i, 1850, yames C. Taylor, son of
James and Persis (Hemphill) Taylor. He was born Nov, 19, 18 18, in
Derry, N. H., where they resided. Mrs. Taylor died Nov. 15, 1853.

their CHILDREN WERE:

Ella Eliza^ b. Oct. 29, 1850. She died in childhood, Nov. 25, 1853.
Henry Loren, b. Jan. 22, 1852. He died in childhood, July 2, 1857.



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JOHN CLEAVELAND COGSWELL.

[ 1315 J

^cnealoflicaL

John Cleaveland^ Cogswell, {Johi Cleaveland'' , Joseph^, Jona-
thair", Williani'^, Johifi, Willimn^, yohn^), son of John CleavelancF [6821
and Cynthia (Knox) Cogswell, was born March 24, 1839. He married
Jane A. Kenniston. She was born in Haverhill, Mass., where they
resided.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Lizzie, [1921] b. July 22, i860.

Addie, [1922] b. Dec. 14, 1862.

Edward P., [1923] b. Sept. 22, 1866.

Alice B., [1924] b. April 22, 1870. She died \\\ childhood, April 17, 1872.

Jane M., [1925] b. March 22, 1877.



WILLIAM BRAINARD COGSWELL.

[ 1320 ]

^fucalofiicaL

William Brainard^ Cogswell, {Ebenezer'' , yoseph^, JonatJian'^,
William'^, yohn^, William-, JoJiii"), son of Ebenezer^ [ 689 ] and Mary
(Goodrich) Cogswell, was born Jan. 16, 1838, in Derry, N. H. He
married. May 26, 1878, Euima Incrj Clough, daughter of Robert and
Nancy B. (White) Clough. She was born Jan. 11, 1847, in South
Berwick, Me. They resided in Haverhill, Mass.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :
WlLLARI) (iOODKlClI, [1926] b. DcC. 21, 1881.



WASHINGTON CHOATE COGSWELL.

[ 1323 ]

^fnraloflitflL

Washington Choate*^ Cogswell, {JoiiatlunP , Benjamin^, Jona-
thaii;\ Williani^, jFohn^, William^, John^), son of Jonathan" [696] and



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Susan (Choate) Cogswell, was born Feb. 21, 1822, in Henniker, N. H.
He married, Feb. i, 1855, ^Mary H. Clcincut, daughter of Ezra and
Olive (Robins) Clement. She was born May 24, 1826, in Hillsborough,
N. H. Mrs. Cogswell died Feb. 24, 1859. ^o'- Cogswell married,
March 22, i860, 'Maria Colby, daughter of Dea. Nehemiah and Abigail
(Smith) Colby. She was born in Bradford, N. H. They resided in
Henniker, N. H.

THE CHILDREN OF THE FIRST MARRIAGE WERE :

Fred Henry, [1927] b. Nov. 15, 1855. He died in early life, May 8, 1873.
Frank Alcott, [1928] b. Feb. 15, 1859. He died in infancy, May 9, 1859.

THE children OF THE SECOND MARRIAGE WERE :

Edward Nehemiah, [1929] b. Nov. 15, 1864.
Minnie Alice, [1930] b. April 24, 1866.



plemor antra.

Washinc.ton C. Cogswell was by trade a carpenter and painter. He commanded
the Henniker Grenadiers, a military company organized in 1840, and was Lieutenant-Colonel
of the Fortieth Regiment of the New Hampshire Militia.



SUSAN CHOATE COGSWELL.

[ 1327 ]

<2ScncaloflicaL

Susan Choate^ Cogswell, lyjonathaip, Benjamin^, JonatJia)i\ Wil-
liam'^, yoJiri^, Willianr, yoJin^), daughter of Jonathan'^ [ 696 ] and Susan
(Choate) Cogswell, was born Oct. 26, 1835, in Henniker, N. H. She
married. Sept 29, 1859, George Moulton, son of Caleb and Mary M.
Moulton. He was born in Hopkinton, N. \\. They resided in Winne-
bago City, Minn. Mr. Moulton died Oct. 6, 1880.

their children were :

Edward C, b. Jan. 27, 1862. Charles Henry, b. June 27, 1872.

Sarah Delia, b. Aug. 22, 1863. George Morse, b. June 5, 1S78.

Mary Alice, b. June 19, 1868.



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HENRY CLAY COGSWELL.

[ 1330 ]

Henry Clay*^ Cogswell, {Humphrey C?, Benjamin^, yonat/ian^,
William^, John^, William-, John^), son of Humphrey C."^ 1697] and
Sally H. (Burnham) Cogswell, was born Dec. 4, 1828, in Harapstead,
N. H. He married, April 17, 1853, Miriam B?(rnham, daughter of
Jacob and Joanna L. Burnham. She was born in Essex, Mass , where
they resided.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

William E., [1931] b. Jan. 27, 1856; m. Nov. 12, 1881, N'eva Perkins.



ELLEN MARIA COGSWELL.

[ 1334 ]

CSnualofiical.

Ellen Maria^ Cogswell, {George Washiugtotf , Nathaniel^, jfojia-
thaif, IVilliajH^, J'ohn'^, William-, yohu^), daughter of George Wash-
ington'' [101] and Mary (Low) Cogswell, was born April 28, 1837, i^'^
Henniker, N. H. She married, Jan. i, 1861, Franklin Goss, son of
Cyrus and Betsey P. (Wilson) Goss. He was born Oct. 20, 1830, in
Henniker, where they resided. Mrs. Goss died Aug. 3, 1863.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

George Cogswell., b. Aug. 3, 1863.



JOHN HOWE COGSWELL.

I 1338 ]

(JjJcnraloflical.

John Howe^ Cogswell, {Aaron'', Aaron^, yonathan^, William^,
yolufi, William"^, yoJin^), son of Aaron" [704] and Mrs. Hannah
Burnham Cogswell, ne'e Stacy, was born June 24, 1837, ii^ Ipswich,
Mass. He married, Jan. 29, 1862, Frances Abby Dodge, daughter of
Manning and Hannah (Grant) Dodge. She was born April i^, 1837,
in Ipswich, Mass., where they resided.



48 1

THKIK (■HII.I)KI:N WIiRE :

Lucy Kinsman, [1932] b. Jan. 7, 1865.
Anna Swasey, [1933] b. Nov. 26, 1867.
Edward Stacy, [1934] b. April 5, 1871.

John Howe Cogswell was a merchant. He held the otlice of Pustmaster lor many
years.



WILLIAM COGSWELL.

[ 1344 J

(Sfcncaloflical.

William^ Cogswell, {DanieP, William^, Jacob'", William'', John^,
William^, John^), son of DanieF [708] and Mercy Davis (Randall)
Cogswell, was born Aug. 22, 1836, in Ipswich, Mass. He married,
March 30, 1859, Mary Ellen Baker, daughter of Col. William and Eliza
(Bodwell) Baker. She was born March 18, 1837, in Ipswich, Mass,
where they resided. Mrs. Cogswell died Dec. 29, 1864. Mr. Cogswell
died Oct. 8, 1873.

THEIR ONLY CHILI> WAS:

Frank Howard, [1935] b. April 6, 1861.



DANIEL ALBERT COGSWELL.

[ 1345 ]

<SfntealoflicaL

Daniel Albert^ Cogswell, {DanieP, Willianfi, yacolr', William'^,
yohii^, William'^, John^), son of DanieP [108] and Mercy Davis (Ran-
dall) Cogswell, was born July 11, 1838, in Ipswich, Mass. He married,
Sept. 21, 1858, Olive A. Hall, daughter of William and Olive S. (Patch)
Hall. She was born March 27, 1839, in South Reading, Mass. They
resided in Ipswich, Mass. Mr. Cogswell died Feb. 24, 1862.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

Lizzie Farnham, [1936]. She died in infancy.

J^fmorantra.

Mrs. Olive A. Cogswell married, Dec. 5, 1867, '^ David A. Parker, son of William and
Hannah A. Parker. He was born Oct. 5, 1S24, in Goffstown, N. H., where they resided.



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LUCY COGSWELL.

[ 1341 ]

CSciualoflical.

LucY^ Cogswell, {^Daniel"', William^, yacob^, Willianr^, yohii^,
IVil/iam^, yolui"), daughter of Daniel [ 708 ] and Mercy Davis (Ran-
dall) Cogswell, was born Jan. 3, 1842, in Ipswich, Mass. She married,
June 15, 1864, George B. Roberts, son of Thomas S. and Rachel Rob-
erts. He was born Dec. [2, 1834, in Boston, Mass. They resided in
Cambridge, Mass.

THEIR CHILDREN" WERE :

Daniel Cogswell, b. Dec. 25, 1865. Geo-ge Newman, b. Dec. 17, 1874

Alice, b. June 19, 1868. Edith, b. June 13, 1878

Frances Willett, b. Jan. 14, 1871. Ernest Bemis^ b. Dec. 9, 1879.



ALICE COGSWELL.

[ 1348 ]

(SfrnealofiicaL

Alice^ Cogswell, {DanieP, William^, yacob^, William^, yohn^,
William-, yohn^), daughter of DanieF [708] and Mercy Davis (Ran-
dall) Cogswell, was born Jan. 5, 1845, in Ipswich, Mass. She married,
Nov. 21, 1866, y?icisoN M. Bemis, son of Stephen and Miriam Thurston
(Farwell) Bemis. He was born 1833, in Fitchburg, Mass. They
resided in Boston, Mass., St. Louis, Mo., and Newton, Mass.

THEIR children WERE:

Judson Cogswell, b. Dec. 8, 1867. Maude, b. June 30, 1874.

Albert Farwell, b. Nov. 11, 1870. Alice, b. Oct. 15, 1877.

Lucy G., b. Oct. 14, 1872; d. Jan. 26, 1877.



SARAH OLIVE COGSWELL.

[ 1351 ]

(ffintraloflfcal.

Sarah Olive*^ Cogswell, {Charles^, yamcs^, Sanmcl'', William^,
yoJin^, William'^, yohn^), daughter of Charles' [7211 and Martha Mann
(Yeomans) Cogswell, was born Aug. i, 1846, in. Pleasant Valley, North



483

Providence, R. I. She married, Aug. 20, 1867, David Mitchell, Esq ,
son of Dougald and Catharine (Campbell) Mitchell. He was born Nov.
17, 1845, ill Alexandria, Scotland, They resided in Providence, R. I.,
but removed Dec. 13, 1870, to New York. They were residing, in
1884, at Grand View Hotel, corner of Fifty-eighth Street and Broad-
way, New York City.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Kate Lit/tan, b. Dec. 29, 1868. Daisie^ b. Dec. 3, 1875.

Euphc7ina Stanton^ b. Dec. 4, 1871. Mabel^ b. Jan. 26, 1881.

Alexander Campbell, b. Nov. 30, 1S74.



David Mitchell was three years of age when his parents removed, in
1848, to the United States. They were living in 1883. His father was
eighty-two years of age, Nov. 20, 1883, and his mother was eighty one years
of age, March 2, 1883. Mr. Mitchell fitted for college in Providence, R. I.,
and completed his studies in Frederick Williams University, in Bonn, Ger-
many. He was admitted to the Bar in 1872, and opened an office in New
York City, the firm being P. & D. Mitchell. He had a wide, lucrative busi-
ness. Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell were Christian people, and connected with the
Baptist Church. Their place of worship was on Fifty-seventh Street, New
York City.



JAMES DENISON COGSWELL.

[ 1352 ]

James Denison^ Cogsv^tell, {Charles', yavies^, Samuel''', Wtlliani^,
yohn^, William", Johti^), son of Charles^ [721] and Martha Mann
(Yeomans) Cogswell, was born Oct. 18, 1848, in North Providence.
He married, Nov. 15, 1866, Elirja F. Swain, daughter of Capt Edward
C. and Ann C. Swain. She was born Aug. 4, 1846, in Nantucket,
Mass. They resided No. 80 Academy Avenue, Providence, R. L

their children were:

Annie Morrison, [19371 ? , a o o^
„ „ ' L yj/j Lb. Aug. 8, 1869.

Robert Green, [1938] )

Eddie Swain, [1939] b. March 2, 1874.



484
EDWARD COGSWELL.

[ 1354 ]

Edward^ Cogswell, {George', TJwmas^, yohn^, yohn^, yohfi, Wil-
liam^, yohn^), son of George' [724] and Mary (Sanborn) Cogswell, was
born Feb. 8, i8i8, in Haverhill, Mass. He married, Aug. i, 1841,
Sarah A. Goodrich, daughter of Ezekiel and Sarah (Pecker) Goodrich.
She was born Sept. 25, 18 19, in Haverhill, Mass. They resided in
Newburyport, Mass.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

Mary Ellen, [1940] b. Nov. 20, 1843.



GEORGE R. COGSWELL.

[ 1355 ]

(!!5nieaIoflic3L

George R.^ Cogswell, {George'', Thomas^, yohif, yohn^, yohii^, Wil-
liani^, yohn^), son of George' [724] and Mary (Sanborn) Cogswell, was
born May 14, 1820, in Bradford, Mass. He married, March 24, 1851,
Lydia Stevens. She was born July 25, 1825. They resided in Haver-
hill, Mass. Mrs. Cogswell died Dec. 13, 1873. Mr. Cogswell died
April 10, 1882.

THEIR children WERE :

Jeanette, [1941] b. P^eb. 7, 1852.

Herbert, [1942] b. July 5, 1857; m. iVIay 12, 1880, Ida May Scates.

Robert, [1943] b. Oct. 3, i860.



HENRY COGSWELL.

[ 1367 ]

CJrnraloflicaL

HenryS Cogswell, {Roberf, yoh;fi, yohn^, yohn'^, yohifi, William^,
yohn^), son of Robert^ [737 1 and Mehitable (Carwick) Cogswell, was
born Nov. 14, 1824, in Salem, Mass. He married, July 8, 1847, J^^'i-
nah Phillips Putnam, daughter of Sally (Tapley) Putnam. She was



485

born Jan. 6, 1826, in Salem, Mass., where they resided. Mrs. Cogswell
died April 7, 1865. Mr. Cogswell died Dec. 12, 1865.

THKIK ONLY CHILD WAS:

Henry P., [1944] b. Oct. 5, 1850; m. Aug. 9, 1882, Mary A. Gage.



THEODORE FRANCIS COGSWELL.

[ 1373 ]

Theodore Francis^ Cogswell, {Ebeneser'', Ehenezer^, yoseph^,
Frauds'^, yohti^, William^, yo/in^), son of Ebenezer''' [746] and Eliza-
beth (Burnham) Cogswell, was born Nov. 16, 1828, in Ipswich, Mass.
He married, Oct. 27, 1853, Hannah BnrnJiam Bj'owh, daughter of John
B. and Mary (Kinsman) Brown. She was born April 18, 1831, in
Ipswich, Mass., where they resided.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Emeline Frances, [1945] b. Dec. 25, 1857.
Jennie Theresa, [1946] b. Nov. 19, 1863.

I^entorantra.

Theodore Francis Cogswell succeeded to his father's business as a merchant, and
was the Treasurer of the Ipswich Savings Bank.



ELIZABETH M. COGSWELL.

[ 1374 ]

Elizabeth M.s Cogswell, {Ebenezer'^, Ebenezer^, yoseph^, Frauds'^,
yohr^, William^, yohn^), daughter of Ebenezer'^ [746] and Elizabeth
M. (Burnham) Cogswell, was born Sept. 30, 1830, in Ipswich, Mass.
She married, Jan 12, 1853, William G. Brotvn, son of Jacob and Fran-
ces Q. (Roles) Brown. He was born Jan. 27, 1830, in Ipswich, Mass.,
where they resided. There were no children.

JWemorantia.

Williatn G. Brcnvn was a farmer, dealer in coal, wood, and ice, and also the proprietor of
a livery stable.



486 .
SARAH BURNHAM COGSWELL.

L 1375 ]

Sarah Burnham^ Cogswell, {Ebenezcr'^, Ebenezer^, yoscph^, Fran-
els'^, yoJin^, Wi/liain~, yohu^), daughter of Ebenezer'^ [746] and Eliza-
beth (Burnham) Cogswell, was born July 14, 1833, in Ipswich, Mass.
She married, Jan. 12, 1853, Milton Todd, son of Edward and Sarah L.
Todd. He was born Aug. 29, 1824, in Rowley, Mass., where they
lived. They afterward removed to Haverhill, Mass.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

Ellen Cogswell, b. Dec. 30, 1855.



JOSEPHINE ALMEDA COGSWELL.

[ 1376e ]

(Bfenealoflical.

Josephine Almeda^ Cogswell, {Charles', T/wmas'^, Thomas^,
Nathaniel'', yohn^, William^, yohn^), daughter of Charles'^ [7501 and
Almeda (Wilson) Cogswell, was born July 21, 1844, i'"^ Lowell, Mass.
She married, Nov. 26, 1863, Riehard B. Niehols, son of Richard and
Clarissa Nichols. He was born April 30, 183 1, in Reading, Mass.,
where they resided.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Charles R., b. Oct. 22, 1864; d. Oct. 11, 1866. Frederic Abbott, b. March 10, 1S75.
Cephas Irving^ b. July 14, 1869. Arthur Ellsworth, b. Jan. 14, 1877.

Herbert Augustine, b. Oct. 22, 1871. Jonathan Edwards, h. Oct. 14, 1881.

Richard Haven, b. Aug. 14, 1873.



FREDERIC FRANCIS COGSWELL.

[ 1382 ]

(Kntralogfcal.

Frederic Francis^ Cogswell, {Frederic Madison'^, Frederie^\ Thonias-\
Nathaniel'^, yohn^, Willianir, yohn^), son of Frederic Madison" L772 ] and
Celia Virginia (Bond) Cogswell, was born July 15, 1855, in Memphis,



48;

Tenn. He married, Feb. 26, 1879, L2icy Alma Thoinpso/i, daughter
of Lycurgus and Mary W. Thompson. She was born Nov. 27, 1858,
in Germantown, Tenn. They resided in Memphis, Tenn.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE:

Frederic L., [1947] t>- J^"- 25, 1880.

Percy Howard, [1948] b. Aug. 13, 1881. He died in infancy, Aug. 5, 1882.

LiLLiE J., [1948^] b. April 19, 1883.



LULU MARIA COGSWELL.

[ 1383 ]

(ffiencaloflicaL

Lulu Maria^ Cogswell, {Frederic Madison', Frcderic^\ Thomas^,
Nathaniel'^, yoJirfi, William-, yohn^), daughter of Frederic Madison'
L712J and CeHa Virginia (Bond) Cogswell, was born Dec. 24, i860, in
Memphis, Tenn. She married, Aug. 23, 1877, Samuel B. Dickens, of
Hollis Springs, Miss.

THEIR ONLY CHILD WAS :

Eva N.



HEMAN CLARK COGSWELL.

[ 1390 ]

0?cn caloflical,

Heman Clark** Cogswell, {Amos"^, Francis^, Amos^, Nathaniel'^,
yohn'^, William^, yohn^), son of Hon. Amos''' [779] and Hannah Irene
(Clark) Cogswell, was born Sept. 19, 1849, in Hebron, 111. He married,
Feb. 22, i^iji, Alice Tiffany. She was born in Blooming Prairie, Minn.

their only child was :
Inez, [1949].



GEORGE J. COGSWELL.

[ 1401 ]

CStnealojafcal.

George J.^ Cogswell, ( William Forresf, Amos^, Moses^, Nathaniel^,
yoJufi, William-, yohn^), son of William Forrest- [789] and Anna A.
(Franzen) Cogswell, was born Dec. 15, 1847, i" Bensenville, 111. He



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married, Nov. 3, 1870, Maggie Brust, daughter of Adam Brust. She
was born Aug. 4, 1853, in Beaverstown, Ohio. They resided in Ben-
senville, 111.

THEIR CHILDREN M'ERE :

Ellen C, [1950] b. Nov. 23, 1871. She died in infancy, Nov. 28, 1871.

Alice Ellen, [1951] \ \^_ Qct. 24, 1873. \ ^'^^ ^'^^^ "^ childhood, July 5, 1876.
Ellen Alice, [1952] ) ' " " ' ( She died in childhood, Feb. 25, 1876.

Nellie Clara, [1953] b. Nov. 3, 1S75.
Alice Elvira, [1954] b. P"eb. 21, 1877.
William P., [1955] b. Dec. 14, 1878.
Arthur Walter, [1956] b. May 19, 1881.



CAROLINE C. COGSWELL.

[ 1402 ]

(KenealoflicaL

Caroline C.^ Cogswell, {William Forresf, Ainos^, Moses'', Nathan-
iel'^, yohifi^ William^, yohn^), daughter of William Forrest''' [789] and
Anna A. (Franzen) Cogswell, was born Dec. 22, 1849, '^^ Bensenville,
111. She married, Dec. 7, 1866, yohn A. Williams. He was born
June, 1847, in Berne, Switzerland. They resided in Bensenville, 111.
Mr. Williams died Sept. 12, 1873. Mrs. Williams died Feb. i, 1876.

their children were :
Johti IV., h. Sept. 7, 1867.

Williain F., b. April 30, 1870. ,

Walter Martin, b. Jan. 27, 1872. He died in childhood, Sept. 7, 1875.



HENRY A. COGSWELL.

[ 1403 ]

CScncaloflfcal.

Henry A.s Cogswell, ( William Forresf, Atnos^, Moses^, Nathaniel'^,
yo/m\ William^, yolui'), son of William Forrest^ [789] and Anna A.
(Franzen) Cogswell, was born March 21, 1852, in Bensenville, 111. He
married, Dec. 2, 1874, Matilda C. Gray, daughter of Lewis Gray. She
was born Oct, 6, 1853, in Elmhurst, 111. They resided in Bensen-
ville, 111.

their children were:

Walter F., [1957] 1^- Sept. 28, 1875. He died in childhood, Oct. 2, 1877.
Ada M., [1958] b. Feb. 8, 1879.



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MARTHA PEASLEE COGSWELL.

[ 1420 ]

aSrtnealOQitaU

Martha Peaslee^ Cogswell, {Francis', yoseph Badger^, William^,
Nathaniel'^, yohn^, William-, yoJiii^), daughter of Francis''' [822] and
Martha A. (Smith) Cogswell, was born May 2, 1857, in Cambridge,
Mass. She married, May 20, 1880, Rev. Richard Montague, son of
Uriel and Jane (Stevens) Montague. He was born July 4, 1853, in
Westboro', Mass. They resided in Providence, R. I.

THEUl ONLY CHILD WAS:

Richard, b. Aug. 24, 1882.

Richard Montague entered the Gospel ministry. He was the Pastor of a Baptist
Church in Lawrence, Mass., afterwards in Providence, R. L



JOHN ROSS COGSWELL.

[ 1439 ]

John Ross^ Cogswell, {George Washington'', Nathaniel^, yohn^,
Nathaniel'^, yoJin^, William-, yohn^), son of Rev. George Washington"^
[853] and Harriet (Taylor) Cogswell, was born April [8, 1840, in Lan-
daff, N. H. He married, June 9, 1867, ^Ella M. Knight, daughter of
Artemas and Esther (Carlton) Knight. She was born April 23, 1847,
in Lisbon, N. H. They resided in Franconia, N. H. Mrs. Cogswell
died Sept. i, 1869. Dr. Cogswell married, Sept. 18, 1872, '^ Ellen C.
Hildrcth, daughter of Oliver and Catherine (Streeter) Hildreth. She
was born May 1 1, 1846, in Lisbon, N. H. They resided in Warner, N. H.



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