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Reuben Bowen
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1788
Warren
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1832, USA

Reuben Bowen: (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279 & NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215).

b. 24 Feb 1788, Warren, Bristol Co., RI. (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279 & NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215).

m. 16 Jul 1815, Warren, Bristol Co., RI, Elizabeth "Betsey" McMillen (his first cousin). (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279).
m. 16 Jul 1815, Warren, Bristol Co., RI, Elizabeth McMillen (Cranston) (his first cousin). (NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215).
m. 16 Jul 1815, Mrs. Betsey Cranston - by Rev. Slias Hall. (RI Vital Records - Marriages p. 9).

d. 10 Sep 1832. (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279 & NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215).

b. Warren Historic Cemetery #14, Warren, Bristol Co., RI, aka Obadiah Bowen Lot. (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279 & NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215).


NEHGR, July 2010, Vol. 164, p. 215:
"Reuben and Elizabeth are bur. in Warren Historic Cemetery 14, the Obadiah Bowen lot, with three of their children.[232] As Reuben Bowen, bricklayer, he bought four acres of land from James Bowen (probably his then-unmarried brother) 11 Oct. 1810, and Reuben Bowen, bricklayer, and wife Betsey sold the same four acres back to James 6 July 1817.[233]"


Son of James Bowen & Ruth Arnold. (NEHGR, Oct. 2010, Vol. 164, p. 279).
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Bowen (1755 - 1823)
  Ruth Arnold Bowen (1756 - 1837)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth McMillen Cranston Bowen (1787 - 1835)*
  Elizabeth McMillen Cranston (1795 - 1835)*
 
 Children:
  Avis Bowen (1818 - 1821)*
  Mary Cranston Bowen (1823 - 1824)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peleg Bowen (1776 - 1850)*
  Avis Bowen Finney (1780 - 1863)*
  Reuben Bowen (1788 - 1832)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"ERECTED / In the Memory of / MR. REUBEN BOWEN, who died Sept. 10, 1832, / in the 44th year / or his age. /
Also, To the Memory of / MRS. BETSEY BOWEN, / peliet (?) of / MR. REUBEN BOWEN, / formerly widow of / MR. WILLIAM CRANSTON, / and daughter of / JOSEPH & AVIS McMILLEN. / She died April 30, 1835, / in the 48th year / of her age. " /
"Tho in the thest (?) their bodies lie, / Their spirits maneded (?) to the sky, / In the bright psalms (?) *** know…"
 
Burial:
Obadiah Bowen Lot
Warren
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Maintained by: Julie Evans
Originally Created by: Debi C
Record added: Oct 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43273629
Reuben Bowen
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