|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1836|
|Death: ||Dec. 27, 1892|
Jacob O. BOWLUS (1836-1892) h/o Sarah E. DEEMER (1841-1935); s/o David Bowlus & Nancy O. Holloway. f/o Mamie E. Snow (1878-1943).
Obits for Ohio Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index *[Deemer & Descendants] :)
BOWLUS JACOB O, DEEMER SARAH E age 56 1892 12 (BORN: 1836/12/22). Spouse: Sarah E. Deemer, married 10/10/1861; (BURIED: OAKWOOD CEMETERY). *Obituary: Democratic Messenger (Fremont) 12/29/1892, Page: 5 Column: 2.
BOWLUS SARAH E, JACOB O age 93 FREMONT 1935 2 26, (Obituary: 02/27/1935; Page: 2; Column: 1), other name Sarah E. DEEMER m: 10/10/1861.
SNOW MARY E SNOW JESSE MORTIMER 66 FREMONT 1943 8 21.
SNOW JESSE MORTIMER BOWLUS MARY E 60 FREMONT 1937 5 31.
TOMBSTONE: Jacob O. BOWLUS 22 Jan 1836- 27 Dec 1892.
JACOB O. BOWLUS, merchant and postmaster, Kansas, was born in Sandusky County, Ohio, December 22, 1837, son of David and Nancy (Holloway) BOWLUS, natives of Frederick County, Md., who settled near Fremont. Ohio, in 1822, where they died at an advanced age. They were the parents of six children: Rohanna (wife of Daniel Shook, residing near Fremont. Ohio); Margaret (deceased wife of Greenbury Burdette; she left a family near Fort Clinton, Ohio),. Rebecca (deceased), H. A. (a merchant in Melrose. Ohio) Louisa (wife of James Hiett, a merchant in Fremont, Ohio), and Jacob O Our subject was engaged in farming until 1805, when he embarked in merchandising in Kansas, Ohio, where he has since remained. For a time he was in partnership with his brother, but has been sole proprietor of the large and commodious store now occupied by him since 1879. Mr. BOWLUS was married, in 1861, to Miss Sarah E. DEEMER. No children have been born to this union, but Mr. and Mrs. Bowlus have an adopted daughter-Mamie E. Mr. BOWLUS is a member of the encampment, Kansas Lodge I. O. O. F., also of the K. of P. of Kansas, No. 183. He was appointed postmaster of Kansas, Ohio, in 1872. He is a man of prominence, and is held in the highest esteem by the people of the community in which he lives. *History of Seneca County, Ohio -- County and Family Histories: Ohio, 1780-1970; Seneca Co, p879. . *FYI: Louisa Bowlus on Ohio Death Index as Martha Louisa Hiett (1833-1912) d/o David Bowlus & Nancy A Holloway.
Sarah Deemer Bowlus (1841 - 1935)
Created by: Patsy Hittle Gore
Record added: Jul 30, 2008
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