William James Trafford COWAN
NFC Games: 1
Debut: 16 July 1898
Finale: 16 July 1898
William James Trafford Cowan was one of eight children (seven sons & one daughter) born to Sarah and James Cowan
Born: 21 January 1877 at Two Wells
Married: Ethel Hilda Hedwig Hantke (1881-1970) in 1909 at Clare.
Died: 19 March 1956
1895 - played in a PAC v Old Scholars match on June 17 at Adelaide Oval and named in the best players.
1896 - played for the Railway Service Team in matches at Mt. Gambier in June
1898 - on the Norwood playing list of 39 players, and played against North Adelaide on 16 July, with his brothers Horace and Frank
William's brothers, Horace, Frank, Leslie and Darcy also played for Norwood
M Coligan Jan 2014