DAR entry - Miss Helen Avis Cowles
Miss Helen Avis Cowles.
DAR ID Number: 79629
Born in Chicago, Ill.
Descendant of Sergt. Samuel Cowles.
Daughter of Augustus Bradley Cowles (1842-1908) and Catherine Annie Monk (b. 1846), his wife, m. 1866.
Granddaughter of Zalmon Josiah Cowles (1816-84) and Sarah Huber, his wife.
Gr-granddaughter of Josiah Cowles (b. 1774) and Martha Toby, his wife.
Gr-gr-granddaughter of Samuel Cowles and Sibil North, his wife, m. 1756.
Samuel Cowles (1735-1815) was a member of the Committee of Safety, and served as sergeant on the Lexington Alarm. He was born in Norfolk, Conn.