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Lavinia Marcilla Bowers Bowers
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Birth: May 15, 1829
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1925
Newberry County
South Carolina, USA

She was the daughter of John Jacob Bowers and Anna Catherine Mayer.

Obituary from the Spartanburg Herald newspaper:
Newberry, Feb. 13, 1925.
Lavinia Bowers, widow of the late Levi Bowers, a Confederate Veteran, died yesterday at her home near Little Mountain after a lingering illness, in her 96th year. The funeral service were held today in the family burying ground near the home, conducted by Rev. J.L. Cromer. Surving children; Mrs. Pat Boland, Mrs. W.E. Miller, Mrs. G.A. Counts, Mrs.Janie Wilson and Dr. J.L. Bowers, with whom she made her home.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Jacob Bowers (1774 - 1859)
  Anna Catharine Mayer Bowers (1787 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Levi Washington Bowers (1831 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Fredrick I. Bowers (1854 - 1923)*
  Mary Jane Bowers Wilson (1855 - 1932)*
  Martha Ann Rebecca Bowers Miller (1858 - 1947)*
  Jacob Luther Bowers (1861 - 1933)*
  Claton Alice Bowers Boland (1866 - 1948)*
  Ella Frances Bowers Counts (1869 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Catherine Bowers Boland (1813 - 1868)*
  Mary Ann Bowers Fulmer (1825 - 1907)*
  Lavinia Marcilla Bowers Bowers (1829 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Headstone is broken in half, the top portion is strapped to the back of the bottom.
 
Burial:
David Bowers Cemetery
Newberry County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Don Whitaker
Originally Created by: Faye F Cannon
Record added: Jan 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83322367
Lavinia Marcilla <i>Bowers</i> Bowers
Added by: Don Whitaker
 
Lavinia Marcilla <i>Bowers</i> Bowers
Added by: Don Whitaker
 
 
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- Lanie
 Added: Jul. 5, 2015
In memory of a Confederate widow, who bravely supported her family while her husband valiantly fought to defend their beliefs. You are not forgotten.With warm regard,
- Faye.....
 Added: Feb. 24, 2013

- Faye.....
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
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