Well after many years of searching I have gotten some headway. Here is some of my Cowan notes.
My Grandfather.. well one of them.. Direct line.
Thomas Cohen born 1832 or 1828 I have conflicting info in Ireland, He however died August 6, 1891 in Pennsylvania . He is buried at Calvary Episcopal Cemetery, Aston Mills, Delaware County, PA
I have a wife for Thomas, Catherine born September 12, 1841 in Ireland.. She died February 20, 1916 in Pennsylvania age 75. I have her father as John Kelvey and her mother Mary Armstrong both born in Ireland. I am wondering if McKelvey. She is buried at Calvary Episcopal Cemetery, Aston Mills, Delaware County, PA
The children of this union is as follows in Pennsylvania
William Thomas born about 1857
Sarah Elizabeth known as Lizzie who married a Johnson born 1859
James born 1861
Robert F born 1864
John W born 1867
Henry born 1870
Margaret Jane which is my great Grandmother who married William K. Vanzant and ended up in Anniston, AL they came from Chester PA born 1872
Noble born 1874
Frederick Alfred born 1878 he ended up in Detroit Michigan where some years later he died.
If any of you have any information please email me at SadieMaesAttic@aol.com and put COWAN info in the subject.