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Hezekiah Bowen
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1834
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1908
Georgia, USA


Hezekiah is the great great grandfather of this contributor.

He served in Company K of the 54th Georgia Infantry.

Hezekiah and Martha had 11 children that we have some information on, the following we have not discovered enough information to determine death or burial information, America Bowen, born ca 1859; Catherine Bowen, born ca 1861; Fereby (and various other spellings) Bowen, born ca 1864, reportedly married Eli Beasley; Nathaniel Bowen, born ca 1866; Lela Rebecca Bowen born October 1868, married to Willis R. Akins; John Chester Bowen, born ca 1878.

Hezekiah's death is noted in a very short obituary in the October 8, 1908 issue of the Jesup Sentinel, Jesup, Wayne County, Georgia: "Mr. Hezekiah Bowen a very aged man died one day last week and was buried at the Primitive church."
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Martha Ann Sikes Bowen (1835 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Mathew Bowen (1857 - 1921)*
  Samuel J Bowen (1860 - 1935)*
  Pheriba Bowen Beasley (1865 - 1939)*
  Lela Rebecca Bowen Akins (1868 - ____)*
  Joseph Eugene Bowen (1868 - 1948)*
  Harley Bowen (1872 - 1948)*
  William Ashley Bowen (1875 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethesda Cemetery
Jesup
Wayne County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Carol
Record added: Jun 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38916776
Hezekiah Bowen
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Hezekiah Bowen
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Remembered, Grandfather.
- TamC
 Added: Nov. 1, 2015

- aletha williams lovato
 Added: Jun. 12, 2015

- Jerry Barnard
 Added: Aug. 9, 2010
 
 
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