Tag Archives: William Cowan

Robert Cowan (1784-1870) and Elizabeth Colville (1793-1865)

Robert Cowan and Elizabeth Colville are my 4X Great Grandparents. Robert Cowan was born June 22, 1784 in Washington County, Virginia. He was the son of William Cowan, who served in the American Revolution, and Jane Walker. Elizabeth Colville was … Continue reading

Posted in Cowan Family History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Am I related to Lana Turner on the Cowan side?

I haven’t done much genealogy lately, because I’ve gone back to college. I’m on fall break this week and conveniently a genealogy project has fallen into my lap. My mom died 6 years ago today, and she was a big … Continue reading

Posted in Cowan Family History | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments