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Levi Andrew Bowen
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1839
Death: Sep. 1, 1924

Pvt Co H 7 Regt Pa Res Vol
Pvt Co H 190 Regt Pa Vol
Levi Andrew Bowen was born February 3, 1839, the son of William & Mary Smith Bowen, and was the husband of Martha Jane Whistler Bowen, whom he married February 3, 1867, at Shiremanstown, Cumberland County. In 1860, he was a blacksmith presumably living in Fairview Township, York County. He stood 5' 5" tall and had black hair and brown eyes. At his death, he was a resident of Fairview Township.

A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Harrisburg December 17, 1861, with Co. H, 7th Pa Reserves (36th Pa Inf), at the rank of private. Wounded in the left arm and left side of the chest and captured at battle of White Oak Swamp during the Seven Days Campaign, but soon paroled and eventually returned to active duty. Captured again at the battle of the Wilderness May 5, 1864, and incarcerated at Andersonville. Paroled at N.E. Ferry February 27, 1865, and eventually sent to the hospital in York. Transferred to Co. H, 190th Pa Inf, because the Pennsylvania Reserve Corps no longer existed and honorably discharged July 22, 1865.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha Whisler Bowen (1846 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Edward W Bowen (1868 - 1947)*
  Raymond Bowen (1875 - 1948)*
  Joseph M Bowen (1877 - 1882)*
  Roy Robert Bowen (1878 - 1882)*
  Lloyd Bowen (1880 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Fairview Township
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 51, Lot L, Grave 1
 
Created by: Robert Viguers
Record added: Sep 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42204603
Levi Andrew Bowen
Added by: Robert Viguers
 
Levi Andrew Bowen
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 Added: Oct. 4, 2009
 
 
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