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George William Gowen
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1926
Utica
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: May 29, 1998
Port Charlotte
Charlotte County
Florida, USA

George {Age 3 years & 9 months}
is recorded on the 1930 census
at Utica, Oneida, New York
dwelling in the household of his parents,

Cause of death - Heart attack.

Occupations - Trucker;
Marine oiler of machinery.

On 6 November 1942 George signed the
draft at Providence for service in WW II.
On 15 May 1945 he had a medical discharge.

George married
1] on 15 July 1950 in St. Michael's Church
at Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Harriet Elizabeth RANDALL
{born - 14 December 1925
at Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Daughter of William Alvin RANDALL
and Cora Louise OAKES}.
George & Harriet were the parents of 1 son;
James Francis.
They were the parents of an adopted daughter.
George and Harriet divorced in 1959.

2] Louise Delores BISHOP
They were the parents of two sons.

SUN HERALD - 31 May 1998:
***********************
George W. Gowen, age 71, died May 29 in Bon Secour St. Joseph Hospital at Port Charlotte.
He resided at Cranston for most of his live, he moved to this area in 1988 from Lincoln in Rhode Island.
He was an Army veteran of WW II, serving as
a paratrooper. He was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans.
Interment in Florida National Cemetery.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Freeman Gowen (1894 - 1943)
  Ernestine Marion Cormier Gowen (1905 - 1990)
 
 Spouse:
  Louise Delores Bishop Fougere (1930 - 2004)*
 
 Children:
  James Francis Gowen (1952 - 1952)*
 
 Sibling:
  George William Gowen (1926 - 1998)
  John Freeman Gowen (1927 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
GEORGE W. GOWEN
June 22, 1926 - May 29, 1998
'Private U.S. Army
World War II'
 
Burial:
Florida National Cemetery
Bushnell
Sumter County
Florida, USA
Plot: 126, 0, Site 166
 
Maintained by: Ralph Gowen
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 712866
George William Gowen
Added by: Alan Towner
 
George William Gowen
Added by: Yvonne Gowen
 
George William Gowen
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 Added: Jul. 9, 2011

- Yvonne Gowen
 Added: Jul. 9, 2011
 
 
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