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Philip Henry Bowen
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1842
Dromcolliher
County Limerick, Ireland
Death: Apr. 12, 1926
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA

Source: Fort Dodge Messenger, April 13, 1926
Philip Bowen, a veteran of the Civil war, died Monday afternoon at his home, 520 Fourth avenue south, following an illness of several days with pneumonia. Mr. Bowen was eighty three years of age, and had been a resident of Fort Dodge for the past twenty-five years. He served in the Civil war from 1862 to 1865 as Corporal of Company I, First regiment of Wisconsin cavalry, serving under Grant and Sherman. Mr. Bowen was employed as foreman of tracks for the Illinois Central railroad, retiring on a pension after forty years' service. He is survived by his widow and nine children. They are Alice and Mary Bowen, living at home, Kathryn, Mrs. Edward Taylor and Martha, Mrs. James McIntyre of Fort Dodge, Nell, Mrs. George Dillon and William Bowen of Cherokee, Margaret, Mrs. George Williams of Des Moines, Philip H. Bowen of this city, and Daniel, all of whom with the exception of the latter were with him at his death. Funeral services will take place Wednesday morning at 9:00 o'clock from Sacred Heart church with the Rev. Father Desmond officiating. Burial will be made in the Corpus Christi cemetery.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hanora O'Connell Bowen (1848 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Kathryn Bowen Taylor (1869 - 1952)*
  Mary Bowen (1870 - 1950)*
  Daniel Bowen (1870 - 1947)*
  Ellen Agnes Bowen Dillon (1872 - 1932)*
  Philip Henry Bowen (1875 - 1942)*
  William F. Bowen (1876 - 1951)*
  Alice Elizabeth Bowen (1879 - 1937)*
  Margaret Bowen Williams (1879 - 1957)*
  Martha Ann Bowen McIntyre (1880 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Corpus Christi Cemetery
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 90
 
Created by: MRB
Record added: Sep 10, 2010
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Philip Henry Bowen
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Philip Henry Bowen
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