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Augusta Coughenour

Female 1846 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Augusta Coughenour 
    Born 31 Jan 1846  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I170  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father David COUGHENOUR,   b. 6 Aug 1820, Augusta County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1900, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Rachel MCCARTY,   b. 4 Feb 1822, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1896, Cheshire, Cheshire Twp, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1843  Cheshire, Cheshire Twp, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • GCMR: Bk 1, p 420
      David Coughenour & Rachel McCarty, Oct 20, 1843
      Gallipolis Journal, Nov 2, 1843 issue; David Coughenour married Rachel McCarty on Oct 20, 1843 in Cheshire Twp bu W S Jenkins

      1850 Cheshire Twp, Gallia Co, OH # 938
      David Coughenour, 30, farmer, VA
      Rachel, 27, OH
      Mary J, 6, OH
      Augusta, 4 f, OH
      Marilla, 2, OH
      Christian, 5/12, OH

      1870 Gallia Co, Cheshire Twp #133
      David Coughenour, 50, farmer, 10,000RE, 1938PE, VA
      Rachel, 47, O
      Mary J, 25, O
      Augusta, 23
      John M, 20 Works on farm
      Derthula, 18, helps mother
      Abinsl, 15, works on farm
      Ann, 12, helps mother
      Virginia, 10, helps mother
      Luella, 8
      Minnie, 4
      All children except Mary J attend school within the last year.

      1880 Cheshire Presinct, Gallia Co, OH #111
      David Coughenour 59 Farmer VA, VA, PA
      Rachel, w 56 OH, OH, VA
      Mary J, d 35
      Thula, d 28 Schoolteacher
      Anna E, d 22
      Jennie , d 20
      Luella, d 18
      Minnie A, d 13

      Gravel Hill Cemetery:
      David Coughenour, b Aug 6, 1820 d Apr 14, 1900
      Rachel Coughenoour w/o David b Feb 4, 1822 d. Aug 5, 1896
      Mary J Coughenour b Aug 2, 1844 d Dec 26, 1903
      Abbie Coughenour, b May 26, 1864 d Aug 26, 1864

      Ohio Records and Pioneer Families
      Vol 1 1960
      Gallia Co Pioneer families
      Coughenour, David, son of above (Christian), born Augusta Co, 1820, Married Rachel McCarty born here 1822, d/o Jonas & Ester S McCarty who came here in 1800 from Greenbrier Co. (gives list of children)

      David Coughenour died at his home near Cheshire, Saturday, April 14, 1900. He was born in Augusta County, Va, Aug. 6, 1820. He came to Gallia Co. with his parents in 1830 and settled in Cheshire township,where he has always lived. He married Rachel McCarty in 1843. They were the parents of eleven children, two sons and nine daughters, all save two daughters surviving him. He had held,
      membership with the First Kyger F.W.B. Church since 1841. He was a man of great worth to the church and community. His funeral was held Monday morning at the church, services conducted by Rev. W.J. Fulton of Rio Grande, which was largely attended.
    Photos
    Coughenour Sisters and one friend - Sitting: ?, ?, Anne; standing: ?, Minnie, not daughter, Mary, Jennie, Luella
    Coughenour Sisters and one friend - Sitting: ?, ?, Anne; standing: ?, Minnie, not daughter, Mary, Jennie, Luella
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    Family ID F17  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Flournoy Crawford Bowling,   d. 20 Aug 1878 
    Married 25 Dec 1872 
    Notes 

    • Gallia County, Ohio, Death Records (LDS #0317663), Book 1, p. 112, line 143,
      "Bowling, Crawford F., male, Aug. 20, 1878, married, age 26y 8m 4d, d. Cheshire
      T, b. Va, carpenter."

      1880 Census Place: Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Page 260C
      Augusta BOWLING Self F W W 34 OH
      Occ: Keeping House Fa: VA Mo: OH
      Howard W. BOWLING Son M S W 6 OH
      Fa: VA Mo: OH
      Edson BOWLING Son M S W 5 OH
      Fa: VA Mo: OH
      James P. BOWLING Son M S W 4 OH
      Fa: VA Mo: OH
    Children 
     1. Howard Walter Bowling,   b. 2 Nov 1873, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1884, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     2. Edson Bowling,   b. 7 Apr 1875, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. James Parker Bowling,   b. 18 Oct 1876, Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F378  Group Sheet

    Family 2 William H 'Earl' King,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Oct 1883  Gallia County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Earl King,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F379  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jan 1846 - Gallia County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Oct 1883 - Gallia County, Ohio, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Coughenour Sisters and one friend - Sitting: ?, ?, Anne; standing: ?, Minnie, not daughter, Mary, Jennie, Luella
    Coughenour Sisters and one friend - Sitting: ?, ?, Anne; standing: ?, Minnie, not daughter, Mary, Jennie, Luella
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  • Sources 
    1. [S61] Marriage Records, Gallia Co, OH.