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Rees Tate Bowen
Birth: Jan. 10, 1809
Maiden Spring
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1879
Maiden Spring
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA

US Congressman. He attended Abingdon Academy in Virginia and was a prosperous farmer in Tazewell County. He was a brigadier general of the Virginia militia and served in the Virginia House of Delegates during the Civil War. He was elected to Congress as a Democrat in 1872 and served a single term, from 1873 to 1875. He did not run for reelection, but returned to his agricultural pursuits in Tazewell County. He died and was buried at his estate, "Maiden Springs". His son, Henry Bowen, was also a Congressman from Virginia. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
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  Jane M. Bowen Greever (1840 - 1889)*
 
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Maiden Springs Cemetery
Maiden Spring
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Dec 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45706822
Rees Tate Bowen
Added by: Garver Graver
 
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