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Rebecca Sumney Bowser
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1871
Saint Joe
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1943
Butler
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA

Rebecca Sumney Bowser was born the fifth of seven children to Mary Jane and Jacob Sumney of St. Joe, Butler County, Pennsylvania. She lived in the Butler County area for 60 years before her death. She died at the family residence following a two-week illness.

She was married to William Benson Bowser of Armstrong County; and between them they had 13 children. All except one, (Mary Elizabeth Yohe who died in 1928), were living at the time of her death. Her husband, who preceded her in death, passed away on May 20, 1942.

Funeral services were held at the Free Methodist Church, and internment was in the North Butler Cemetery.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Sumney (1834 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  William Benson Bowser (1861 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Margaret M. Bowser Cricks (1891 - 1960)*
  Francis Jefferson Bowser (1894 - 1958)*
  William Benson Bowser (1896 - 1989)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bowser Yohe (1898 - 1928)*
  Phillip G Bowser (1900 - 1977)*
  Robert Bowser (1903 - 1977)*
  Calvin Bowser (1905 - 1965)*
  Clarence James Bowser (1907 - 1951)*
  Goldie Rebecca Bowser Stevenson (1910 - 1972)*
  Paul Bowser (1912 - 1976)*
  Bessie Mae Bowser Minto (1918 - 1992)*
  Arthur A Bowser (1922 - 1979)*
 
 Sibling:
  Braden S. Sumney (1861 - 1941)*
  Rebecca Sumney Bowser (1871 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Butler Cemetery
North Butler
Butler County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Judy Cain Bowser
Record added: Aug 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40696472
Rebecca <i>Sumney</i> Bowser
Added by: Judy Cain Bowser
 
Rebecca <i>Sumney</i> Bowser
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