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John Herbert McGowan
(April 29, 1884 - Nov. 28, 1961 )

John Herbert McGowan, son of Henry Lawrence and Gildeppie Dell (Stotesbury) McGowan, married Mrs. Frances Shiloh "Fannie" (Payne) Carawan (1893-1930) on November 23, 1921. Fannie was the widow of Charles Eugene Carawan (1864-1919) and the daughter of Exum Elliot Payne, Sr. and Margaret Elizabeth Marshall. John Herbert and Fannie are both buried in Soule Cemetery in the Swan Quarter Township of Hyde County.

(Photo courtesy of John Franklin Cahoon. Information from In Memory Of...An Index to Hyde County Cemeteries.)

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