Freddie Eugene Cowan (1858-1861) Freddie was born in Cleveland, Ohio on September 8, 1858 to John and Elvira Cowan. In 1860 the Cowans moved out west to Nevada settling in Carson City. Freddie died May 2, 1861 of the measles at the young age 2 years, 8 months.
Juna Sturtevant Cowan (1865-1865) Juna was born in Carson City, Nevada on January 17, 1865 to John and Elvira Cowan. He died of "unknown causes" (called SIDS today) on July 28, 1865 at the young age of 7 months, 9 days.
Jerry Schooling Cowan (1868-1870) Jerry was born in Carson City, Nevada on March 22, 1868 to John and Elvira Cowan. He died May 28, 1870 of Scarlet Fever at the young age of 2 years, 2 months.