Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bowies in:
 • Valley Creek Cemetery
 • Valley Grande
 • Dallas County
 • Alabama
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Maj George Bowie
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 28, 1772
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1864
Dallas County
Alabama, USA

Major George Bowie , Major

During the War of 1812 George Bowie was a Major. Some time in the early 1820's, he accepted an appointment by territorial governor Andrew Jackson as the first Mayor of Pensacola, Florida. Remaining one year, he moved to Alabama, settling first in Conecuh County and then in Dallas County.

Father: John BOWIE b: 10 May 1740 in New Kelpatrick, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
Mother: Rose REID b: ABT. 1743 in Ulster Co., Northern Ireland

Married: Margaret PICKENS b: 13 Jul 1776 in Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina
Married: 18 Nov 1800 in Abbeville, Abbeville District,
South Carolina

Louisa Augusta BOWIE b: 24 Apr 1801 in Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina

Family links: 
  Margaret Pickens Bowie (1776 - 1830)
Valley Creek Cemetery
Valley Grande
Dallas County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jul 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39555698

- Cherokee Rose
 Added: Feb. 13, 2013

- vckjrkns
 Added: Jul. 17, 2012

- grave hunter
 Added: Apr. 3, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service