Information to "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Parsons, Smith
& Associated Families, Vol. 1" ©
1996, Judy Parsons
, p. 126 and
"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the
Cowne, Gough & Associated
Families, Vol. 2, © 1998, Judy Parsons Smith, p.56, 57, 59.
Robert Cowne , son of William & Elizabeth (Smith) Cowne , b. ca. 1754 - 1757; d. 4 Mar 1829; m. Sarah Whiting , daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth (Sewell) Whiting , b. 4 Mar 1829.
6 Jan 1787, Culpeper Co., VA we find Robt. Cowne
witnessing the will of
From "211 Revolutionary War Bounty Recipients": A "Captain-Lieutenant” Robert Cowne was a captain who received the pay of a lieutenant. This document lists Robert Cowne under Lieutenants.
From DAR Lineage Books, Vol. 24: "served three years in the State artillery"
Land Grant to Robert Cowne .
Robert & Sarah (Whiting) Cowne had two (2) children:
, b. 1785; d. 5 May 1857; m. 10 Nov 1820, Fauquier Co., VA [by Thornton
(Baptist)] to Susan Latham
, daughter of Thomas Latham
, b. 1787
2. Bolinger Cowne [i]
2. Bolinger Cowne [ii] I, son of Robert & Sarah (Whiting) Cowne , m. Elizabeth Copenhaver .
From note, handwritten by Effie Cass Miller
, entitled: Cowne and Whitings of Virginia: "Bollinger Cowne married
, their children who lived to be grown were Sarah Whiting
, Enoch George and William Yelverton Peyton."
From note, handwritten by Effie Cass Miller , entitled: Cowne and Whitings of Virginia: "Bollinger Cowne married Elizabeth Copenhaver , their children who lived to be grown were Sarah Whiting , Enoch George and William Yelverton Peyton."
Bolinger & Elizabeth (Copenhaver) Cowne had three (3) children live to adulthood:
2.2. Enoch George Cowne
2.3. William Yelverton Peyton Cowne
, son of Cameron
Effie Susan (Boteler) Cowne
, b. 21 Apr 1912,
Fauquier Co., VA; d. ____2002,
Richmond, VA; m. 1 Jun 1939, Wren Building, William & Mary College,
Williamsburg, VA to Elisabeth Madeline Robinson
, daughter of
Mary Ella (Unknown) Robinson
, b. 13 Jun 1902,
Covington, VA; d. 1 Dec 2000, Richmond, VA.
Elisabeth Madeline Robinson
, 98, of
Richmond, formerly of Covington, Va., passed away Friday, December 1, 2000.
She is survived by her husband, William Cowne
Married 61 years, she was a faithful wife, and she and her husband had
many pleasant times together. She is
also survived by one son, Jonathan Augustine Cowne
grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; one sister, Lucille Weikel
; and two nieces.
Her remains rest at the Bliley Funeral Home’s Staples Mill Chapel, 8510
Elisabeth Madeline (Robinson) Cowne
a (1) son:
Jonathan Augustine Avery Cowne
, b. 29 Jan 1941,
Elda Janna Cowne
daughter of Jonathan Augustine
Janna Lee (Gough) Cowne
, b. 24 Sept 1973, Henrico
Co., VA; m. 4 Jul 1997, Lee Co., VA to Timothy Martin Parsons
, son of Larry Martin
Dorothy Marie (Stapleton) Parsons
, b. 8 Apr 1971, Henrico Co.,
Elda Janna (Cowne) Parsons
two (2) children:
29 Sept 1999, Henrico Co., VA
2. Abigail Janna Parsons , b. 29 Aug 2002, Henrico Co., VA