Great-Grandmother Barnes family photo
Pam Marks


Photo found in antique shop in San Jose, CA. These are NOT my family members, nor do I have more information. Back of photo, hand-written, states: "Grandma Barnes, 84 years, 7 months and 21 days...Billy Wade Cowan, 1 year, 4 months and 23 days.." Found the family in the 1930 US Census in Cedar Township, Cedar, Missouri. In household: Clarence W. Cowan, 28, wife Lila A., 25, & son Billy W., 2 11/12; also in household: Ada Barnes, 86, widowed and born in Missouri & Wade M. Cowan, age 61(widow) with daughter Eula and son Henry H.(both in their 30's). Apparently, in 1930 there were 4 generations of Cowans living together. ... show more

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Photo taken at Cedar Townshp, Missouri USA on

Ada Barnes

Born: ca. 1844
Died: unknown
Also in this photo: Ada Barnes at 84 years old  ·  Billy Wade Cowan at 1 years old