Hello- I have found your Josephine in my file. Daughter of Jacob Miles Sowash (July 31-1836) and Louisa (sic) Clark (Oct 5- 1838)- Jacob died Dec 6-1919- where? Louisa/Lovisa died May 14 1888- Arcata, CA., dau. of Archibald Clark and Nancy Pope. Jacob Miles was son of Joseph Sowash, born Oct 11, 1799- Jacksonville, Westmoreland County, PA- died ? in CA; he md. Mary Montgomery, born abt 1800 in PA, dau of Nathaniel Montgomery and unknown; Joseph was son of John Sowash, born abt. 1765- Rockland twp, Berks County, PA and his wife Catherine Thomas, born abt 1770- she died Aug 4- 1851, Westmoreland County, PA, dau. of Garnett Thomas and Mary Magdalena ?. This John was a brother of my ancestor Maria Catherina Sowash, the wife of Johann Jacob Gaumer. Regards, Marshall.