Heirs mentioned are: C. H. Cowden, Mary (Cowden) Mann, Lula (Lucy Cowden) Allen, Robert McNew and Susie Stanley. Widow (Sarah) Catherine (Hill) Cowden. Robert Cowden was the father of Lucy Ann Cowden that married Elbert Franklin Allen. Click on image for full view.
Note: In these old records Dr. stands for Debtor, and To also means “For” as in what the amount being charged is for So if saying To does not sound right try saying For…. I can’t type it the way they wrote it. I have tried to keep the spelling the way it was on… [Read More]
Last Will and Testament of John Allen In the name of God amen, I John Allen of the County of Scott and State of Virginia, being of sound mind and disposing memory, but reflecting upon the uncertainty of human life do make this my last will and testament. I devise that after my death my… [Read More]
Transcription: Mrs. R. C. Cowden Sarah C. Cowden, daughter of Yancey and Lucy Harris Hill, was born December 10, 1836, died February 17, 1930. She was a granddaughter of Madison Hill and his wife Polly Day, who settled in Scott County shortly prior to 1800. They were from Campbell County, Va., and all the Hills… [Read More]
Victoria was the daughter of Elbert Franklin Allen and Lucy Ann Cowden. Elbert was the son of Samuel Nathaniel Allen and Elizabeth Greear/Greer. According to a grandson of Elbert, Victoria was married to a Bryant Hicks. I don’t know why her brother filled out her death certificate as Allen and no mention of the husband……. [Read More]