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About mcogswell2

I am a retired minister of the United Church of Canada. I am currently Editor of the Cogswell Courier, the newsletter of the Cogswell Family Association.

August Courier at the Printers

The August Courier is now in the hands of the printer. It has stories about the Fountain of Hooch, our Earliest known Cogswell Ancestors, how the Courier is produced, John Marshall Cogswell of Colorado, Stefan and Zachary Cogswell – baseball … Continue reading

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Picure of Mary Cogswell goes Viral

Mary Cogswell of Halifax, N. S., now age 72, was declared legally blind in 1987 at the age of 47. She has long been a customer at Halifax’s Sobey’s Queen Street grocery store. Cogswell, who lives nearby, goes to the … Continue reading

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Chef Stacy Cogswell

Local chef Stacy Cogswell of Brookline’s The Regal Beagle was eliminated in episode 6 of Top Chef. Her birthday was June 1st, the day episode 6 of Top Chef was filmed. Several chefs have been eliminated on their birthdays, and … Continue reading

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Mexican Cogswell Swimmers

Shown are Angel Alexander Flores Cogswell (right), age 13, and his younger brother, Justin Clemente Flores Cogswell, age 10. Alex did nine events and Justin did six, which was all they could do in their different age categories at a … Continue reading

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Morgan Cogswell teaches in Palestine

Morgan Cogswell of Ottawa, Ontario, is in Ramallah where she is teaching English to a class of girls. Her boyfriend, Liam Bedard, is working with American Friends of the Middle East delivering life-saving supplies to Yezidi families who have been … Continue reading

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Cogswells in baseball

Branden Cogswell isn’t the first Cogswell to play major league baseball. Edward Cogswell (left) played for the Boston Red Caps (1879), the Troy Trojans (1880) and the Worchester Ruby Legs (1882.) Charles Cogswell (right fielder lying left in picture) played for … Continue reading

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Branden Cogswell Begins Professional Career

With his career at Virginia now over, Branden Cogswell officially started the next chapter of his baseball career on July 3rd ¬– as a prospect in the Oakland Athletics organization. After hitting .391 at the College World Series, Cogswell decided … Continue reading

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