|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1846|
|Death: ||Mar. 6, 1928|
The Washington Post, Mar. 8, 1928, page 3:
"Charlottesville, March 7.--Henry C. Bowen, of Remington, Va., Confederate veteran, died yesterday at a local hospital. The body was taken to Remington, where the funeral will be held from the Episcopal Church.
Mr. Bowen was born in Fauquier county April 3, 1847. while a student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute he left his studies to enter the Confederate army at the age of 16, and served under Col. John S. Mosby as a member of Mosby's 'Rangers.'
Mr. Bowen was married soon after the war to Miss Georgia Rothrock, of Fredericksburg, Va. Seven children survive, four sons and three daughters -- W. F. Bowen, of Fedwell, N.C.; H. M. Bowen, of Greenwood, Va.; J. M. and C. H. Bowen, of Remington; Mrs. C. S. Brittle, of Warrenton; Mrs. L. M. Brittle, of Remington; and Mrs. M. L. Mickley, of Charlotte, N.C."
Obituary provided by:
Kathleen Bowen Simons
Falls Church, VA
Georgia Carmichael Rothrock Bowen (1847 - 1920)
William Taylor Bowen (1871 - 1940)*
Ellen Fitzhugh Bowen Brittle (1874 - 1948)*
Champe Taliaferro Bowen (1875 - 1927)*
Mary S. Bowen (1877 - 1898)*
Georgia R. Bowen Brittle (1879 - 1958)*
Harry Moore Bowen (1881 - 1951)*
John McGill Bowen (1884 - 1948)*
Charles Hay Bowen (1888 - 1956)*
Ella Bowen Mickley (1890 - 1988)*
Note: C.S.A. Enlisted 1865, 43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry, Company H. Class of 1867 VMI
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Marie & Dale V.
Record added: Oct 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22497983
VMI Cadet, Pvt. Co. A; served at battle of New Market.|
Added: Feb. 27, 2014