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Lydia Lavinia Valentine Bowers
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1837
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1863
Carroll County
Maryland, USA


Lydia Lavinia Valentine was born December 19, 1837, in Frederick County, Maryland, the daughter of Jacob and Rebecca Picking Valentine. On March 9, 1859, she married Joel H. Bowers, in Carroll County, Maryland. They were the parents of one son, William Ellsworth Bowers. Lydia died in 1863, when son William was just 2 years old. Joel subsequently married Juliana Stonebridle Valentine, widow of Thomas Valentine, Lydia's brother.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Valentine (1790 - 1863)
  Rebecca Picking Valentine (1794 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Joel Bowers (1832 - 1883)
 
 Children:
  William Ellsworth Bowers (1861 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Levi Valentine (1816 - 1903)*
  Josiah Valentine (1818 - 1885)*
  Ezra Valentine (1820 - 1898)*
  William Valentine (1822 - 1897)*
  Milton H. Valentine (1825 - 1906)*
  Thomas Valentine (1827 - 1853)*
  Ann Rebecca Valentine Baker (1830 - 1894)*
  Lydia Lavinia Valentine Bowers (1837 - 1863)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In memory of Lydia L.
wife of Joel Bowers
and Daughter of Jacob &
Rebecca Valentine
Died July 23, 1863
Aged 25 Yrs 7 Mo's & 4 days

Dearest Lydia thou has left us
We your loss most deeply feel
But 'tis God that hath bereft us
He can all our sorrows heal.
 
Burial:
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery
Taneytown
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
Plot: A05-14
 
Maintained by: Gregg Freese
Originally Created by: TerriwithaC
Record added: Jul 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94081105
Lydia Lavinia <i>Valentine</i> Bowers
Added by: TerriwithaC
 
Lydia Lavinia <i>Valentine</i> Bowers
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