Monthly Archives: August 2010

More about Kris Cogswell

Kris Cogswell, height: 5’6” weight 130 lbs, of Las Cruces, NM, who graduated from Onate High School this year, is committed to run cross country at Eastern New Mexico University.  He is expected to be among their top runners. 

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Can you solve this mystery?

            Does anyone know anything about John Golder Cogswell, M.D. or 1st Lieut. Kirch John Cogswell?  Kirch Cogswell was a veteran of World War II.  He was a pilot, shot down on Feb.20th, 1944, and was a Prisoner of War, held … Continue reading

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Veteran flies in vintage airplane

     CFA member Larry Cogswell (Descendants of John Cogswell # 9562) grew up in Presque Isle, Maine, and was originally training to fly fighter planes when he joined the Army Air Force.  As the war in Europe was grinding to a … Continue reading

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August Courier in the mail

The Cogswell Couriers for August have been mailed.  When you receive yours, you can read about  The lesser known Cogswell Children   Where our name came from   Will Cogswell’s experience of the nighttime earthquake in Chili  Rev. George Franklin Cogswell … Continue reading

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Making a movie about Grant Cogswell

            In 2006-7, Grant Cogswell made a movie, "Cthulhu."  Now they are making a movie, "Grassroots," about him.  Earlier, Grant was the co-author of the original Seattle monorail initiative that passed in 1997.  In 2001, he decided to run against the transportation … Continue reading

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