Charles Henry COGSHALL

Male 1866 - 1937  (71 years)


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  • Name Charles Henry COGSHALL  [1, 2
    • Mr. Cogshall spent his early life upon a farm and attended the village school at Mount Vernon, Ill. He afterwards went to school at Sparta, Michigan, and was graduated from the Sparta high School with honors in 1887. He taught in several district schools with success. In 1892 he entered the Michigan State Normal College from which he was graduated in 1895 with the full four-year life certificate course. He was superintendent of the Zeeland Schools for three years. He went to Grand Rapids in 1898, where he became principal of the Turner Street Public School. He was a member of the A.F. & A.M., and also a member of the Modern Woodmen of America. [1]
    Born 2 Feb 1866  Centralia, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1894  Living with parents in Algoma, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Dec 1937  Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I74716  Main Tree
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2020 

    Father Seymour Coleman COGSHALL,   b. 13 May 1841, Oakland County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1907, Grand Rapids, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Martha Jane TOMLINSON,   b. 27 Jul 1840, Rock Castle, Wilson Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1905  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 16 May 1865  Sandoval, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Family ID F30256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Sarah STOW,   b. 25 Nov 1864, Cascade, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1952, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1898  Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Children 
     1. Annetta Stow COGSHALL,   b. 26 Jul 1900, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F30257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jun 1898 - Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Dec 1937 - Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S12059] The Coggeshalls in American Genealogy of the Descendants of John Coggeshall of Newport with a Brief Notice of their English Antecedents, Charles Pierce Coggeshall and Thellwell Russell Coggeshall.

    2. [S6199] 1894 Census Algoma, Kent County, Michigan.

    3. [S6197] FamilySearch.org: Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952.

    4. [S6184] Ancestry.com: Family Trees - Cornell Family Tree by cjneault1.

    5. [S5631] FamilySearch.org: Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925.