Mt. Hope Pioneer Cemetery ~ Charles C. Cawrse
Cawrse, Charles C.
LAST: Cawrse FIRST: Charles MID: C.
BORN: 1832 DIED: 25 Apr 1920 BURIED: 27 Apr 1920
DEATH PLACE: Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County 1920) #274 - Charles Cowrse Jr., male, widowed, b. in England, d. 25 Apr 1920 in Salem, Oregon (10 miles east of) at the age of 88 years, name of father Charles Cowrse Sr. (b., England), maiden name of mother Grace Roe (b. England), interment 27 Apr, undertaker Webb & Clough, informant not listed;
1900 OR CENSUS - Charles Cawrse, age 51, widowed, occupation farmer, b. Nov 1832 in England, is enumerated with children Charles, age 32, single, farmer, b. Aug 1867 in Canada, George, age 29, single, farmer, b. Jan 1870 in Canada, Maud, age 27, single, b. Aug 1873 in Canada, Ida, age 23, single, b. Aug 1876 in Canada, and Frank, age 21, single, farmer, b. Canada. The family immigrated in 1889;
1910 OR CENSUS - Charles C. Cawrse Sr., age 47, occuaption farmer, b. England, year of immigration 1890, is enumerated with Charles Jr., age 35, single, occupation farmer, b. Canada, year of immigration 1890, George, age 31, single, occupation farmer, b. Canada, year of immigration 1890, Frank, age 27, occupation farmer, b. Canada, year of immigration 1890, Clara, identified as Frank's wife of 5 months, age 17, b. Nebraska, and Ida, age 25, single, b. Canada, year of immigration 1890.
Charles Cawrse's and his sister Bedena Cawrse married brother and sister Elizabeth Cleverdon and Lawrence Cleverdon in a double wedding ceremony in Canada. Charles' wife Elizabeth (and a couple of children) are buried at Providence Cemetery in Scio, Linn Co., Oregon (source: Saralee Howell)
IMAGE 2: Photo courtesy of Saralee Fisher, described by her as "Grace Rowe Cawrse and three of her nine children, Woodstock, Ontario, Canada. Elizabeth Ann Cawrse (age 20), Bedena Cawrse (age 4), Charles Cawrse (age 15)".
IMAGE 3: Photo courtesy of Saralee Howell, described by her as "Charles Cawrse, Elizabeth Cleverdon Cawrse, and five of their six children, Strathroy, Ontario, Canada. Back row: Charles Cawrse (age 45), Mary Cawrse (age 14), Charles Cawrse (age 11), Elizabeth Cleverdon Cawrse (age 42). Front row: George Cawrse (age 8), Ida Cawrse (age 2), Maude Cawrse (age 7). Photo from Janet Cawrse Stacy, Baker City, Oregon".
Charles Cowrse [sic] Dies – Charles Cowrse [sic], a native of England, living 10 miles east of Salem, died at his home Sunday morning early. He has been a resident of Salem for 35 years. He was 88 years old. He leaves five children, Ida, Charles, George, and Frank, all living on the farm home, and John, living in London, Ont. (Canada). The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. today from the Webb & Clough Chapel, with burial following in the Warren Cemetery.
Oregon Statesman 27 Apr 1920 3:2
Charles Sr.
1832 - 1920
Born In England
[shares marker with Chas. Jr. and George]
Hellie, Mader & Rickey
OSBH DC (Marion County 1920) #274
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Santiam, ED 51, sheet 8B)
1910 OR CENSUS (Linn Co., Santiam, ED 190, sheet 7A)
OS 27 Apr 1920 3:2