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Rev John Leonard Bowers
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Birth: Jul. 30, 1830
Blue Spring
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1902
Carter County
Tennessee, USA

John Leonard Teter Bowers was born the seventh of ten children to John Teter Bowers and Mary Lincoln Stover. He was married three times: (1) Mary "Polly" Cannon (26 Aug 1849 at Carter County, Tennessee) with whom he had nine children; (2) Eliza J. Grindstaff (12 Dec 1866 at Carter County, Tennessee) with whom he had five children; and (3) Martha I. Slimp (20 Aug 1876 at Johnson County, Tennessee) with whom he had eight children. He served pastorates at eight churches including Siam Baptist Church. 
Family links: 
  Mary Cannon Bowers (1829 - 1866)*
  Eliza J Grindstaff Bowers (1848 - 1876)*
  Martha I Slimp Bowers (1857 - 1945)*
  Daniel Elbert Bowers (1853 - 1928)*
  James Henry Bowers (1855 - 1931)*
  William Avery Bowers (1856 - 1942)*
  Margaret Jane Bowers Carriger (1860 - 1943)*
  Cordelia Ethel Bowers Slemp (1862 - 1938)*
  Rhoda Carter Bowers Van Huss (1871 - 1959)*
  Agnes Glover Bowers Kite (1873 - 1954)*
  Joseph Powell Bowers (1875 - 1936)*
  Calvin Fred Bowers (1877 - 1929)*
  Jemima Bowers (1885 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
Bowers Cemetery
Carter County
Tennessee, USA
Maintained by: baddadhardin
Originally Created by: Teresa Treadway
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62560177
Rev John Leonard Bowers
Added by: Wanda Pierce Johnson
Rev John Leonard Bowers
Added by: Teresa Treadway
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 Added: Dec. 8, 2011

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