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Daniel Elbert Bowers
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1853
Siam
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1928
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA

Daniel Elbert Bowers was the third child of the Rev. John Leonard Teter Bowers and his first wife Mary "Polly" Cannon. Daniel married Louisa Abigail Heaton on 28 Jan 1873 at the Heaton Home in Siam, Carter, Tennessee. They had seven children, but only four lived to see their third birthday. Daniel had the unusual nickname "Barefoot Dan" because he would plow his field without shoes. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Leonard Teter Bowers (1830 - 1902)
  Mary Cannon Bowers (1829 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Abigail Heaton Bowers (1853 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Isaac M Bowers (1873 - 1960)*
  Eliza Catherine Bowers Hardin (1875 - 1942)*
  Judson W Bowers (1887 - 1934)*
  Dora Hannah Bowers Scott (1893 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Elbert Bowers (1853 - 1928)
  James Henry Bowers (1855 - 1931)*
  William Avery Bowers (1856 - 1942)*
  Margaret Jane Bowers Carriger (1860 - 1943)*
  Agnes Glover Bowers Kite (1873 - 1954)**
  Joseph Powell Bowers (1875 - 1936)**
  Calvin Fred Bowers (1877 - 1929)**
  Jemima Bowers (1885 - 1908)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Daniels tombstone is large and is placed in the front right corner of the cemetery. As of 3/1/2013, the cemetery was overgrown with weeds and Daniel's tombstone has fallen on its face. The Sheriff's Dept. has agreed to cleanup the cemetery.
 
Burial:
Bowers Cemetery
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: baddadhardin
Originally Created by: Teresa Treadway
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62559920
Daniel Elbert Bowers
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Daniel Elbert Bowers
Added by: Teresa Treadway
 
 
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- Bill Vanderpool
 Added: Jan. 23, 2014
 
 
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