|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1895|
|Death: ||Jun. 19, 1994|
The Maries County Gazette, June 22, 1994
Lucy Jane (Bowles) Bennetsen, 98, of Rolla, formerly of Kirkwood, passed away Sunday, June 19, at Heritage Park Nursing Home in Rolla. Graveside services were conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 21 at the Bowles Family Cemetery at Lanes Prairie, with interment to follow. Mrs. Bennetsen was born August 25, 1895, at Lanes Prairie, on the Bowles family farm to the late Dr. William Hearst Bowles and Ella Elizabeth (Kinsey) Bowles; she was the last of 8 children. She was a resident of Kirkwood, since 1940 and was employed with a major department store in the St. Louis area for many years. She attended the Methodist Church and was a poetry writer. Survivors include her daughter, Dorothy Martin, of Rolla, and several nieces and nephews. All arrangements were under the direction of Null & Son Funeral Home of Rolla.
Note: Lucy Jane (Bowles) married Gifford Martin lst. They had Dorothy Martin.
Home in 1930: St Louis, St Louis MO
Gifford Martin 34 mar age 24 MO
Lucy Martin 34 wf mar age 24 MO
*Dorothy Martin 4 dau MO
Lucy Jane (Bowles) Martin then married Peter C. Bennetsen in Phelps Co, MO on 17 Feb 1933. Peter was from St. Louis, MO and Lucy was from Rolla, Phelps Co, MO
William Hearst Bowles (1827 - 1903)
ELAZEBETH ELLA Kinsey BOWLES (1855 - 1940)
Peter Chris Bennetsen (1893 - 1984)
Octavia Ann Bowles James (1853 - 1894)**
Margaret B Bowles Waltenspiel (1883 - 1971)*
Lucy Jane (Martin) Bowles Bennetsen (1895 - 1994)
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