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Thomas Jefferson Bowen
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1833
Nicholas County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 1, 1893
Sherman County
Nebraska, USA

Sherman County Times-Independent May 19, 1893 page 5

THOMAS JEFFERSON died May first at 8:25o'clock in the am. (Linda #47343179 reports a news article indicates he died of lung fever now known as pneumonia.)

The deceased was born in Nicholas County Kentucky in 1833. He went with his parents to Boone County Indiana where he remained until he was twenty-four years of age. He was married December 28, 1857 to Patsy M Powell.

He was the father of nine children; two of whom died in infancy, seven still surviving him and grandfather to thirteen children, eleven living.

At the age of twenty he united with the Christian Church living a faithful member of that church until he removed to Cairo Hall County Nebraska February 1883 where he united with the United Brethren Church, living a faithful member and devoted Christian until death. Mr Bowen came to Sherman County with his family in the fall of 1890.


 
 
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 Parents:
  John Alexander Bowen (1808 - 1871)
  Jane Wilson Bowen (1808 - 1862)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Melvina Powell Bowen (1840 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Martha Jane Bowen Owens (1859 - 1936)*
  Eliza Melzeena Bowen Bullock (1860 - 1924)*
  John Martin Bowen (1862 - 1864)*
  William Henry Bowen (1864 - 1946)*
  George Douglas Bowen (1867 - 1943)*
  Alonzo Wilson Bowen (1869 - 1908)*
  Emanuel Harvey Bowen (1872 - 1933)*
  Lola Estine Bowen Riedel (1873 - 1963)*
  Carry May Bowen (1880 - 1881)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Jefferson Bowen (1833 - 1893)
  Sarilda Bowen Davis (1834 - 1862)*
  Eliza A. Bowen (1837 - 1907)*
  William P. Bowen (1838 - 1862)*
  Margaret Jane Bowen (1840 - 1928)*
  Mary E. Bowen Dooley (1843 - 1911)*
  John A. Bowen (1846 - 1930)*
  James Harvey Bowen (1848 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Austin Cemetery
Sherman County
Nebraska, USA
 
Maintained by: LMafera
Originally Created by: pacifica
Record added: Dec 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8168767
Thomas Jefferson Bowen
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Thomas Jefferson Bowen
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1 Sep 1833 - 1 May 1893h/o Martha Melvina Powell Bowen
- Sharon
 Added: Aug. 11, 2007
 
 
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