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Magdalena Woods Bowyer
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Birth: 1706
Dunshaughlin
County Meath, Ireland
Death: 1810
Timber Ridge (Rockbridge County)
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA

Magdalena and John McDowell were the parents of:
Samuel/29 Oct 1735 m. Mary McClung
James/1739 m. Elizabeth Cloyd
Sarah Martha/16 Oct 1741


In 1743, Magdalena married Benjamin Borden - they were the parents of three children:
Martha/1748
Benjamin/1749
Hannah/1753

In 1753, Magdalena married John Bowyer - they had no children.

"It has been said that she was a 'very beautiful' woman. She lived to be 104 years old!"
(www.mcdowellhouse.com)


[CORRECTION: Mary Magdalena Woods was the daughter of Samuel Woods and Elizabeth Campbell, NOT -Michael Marion Woods and Mary Campbell-.
Samuel was Michael's brother and Elizabeth was Mary's sister.
Samuel McDowell, Magdalena's and John's oldest son, born in 1735 was named for Magdalena's father, Samuel Woods.
This has been proven through verifiable records that were obviously not researched by Neander Woods, the author who later admitted he incorrectly relied on the Woods-McAfee unverified information when he wrote that Mary Magdelena was the daughter of Michael and Mary.

Please correct her memorial.

Thank you,
Deb Redmon
Direct descendant of Samuel Woods and Elizabeth Campbell; 9 Sep 2012]
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Benjamin Fowle Borden (1709 - 1753)
  John Bowyer (1730 - 1806)
  John McDowell (1714 - 1743)*
 
 Children:
  Samuel McDowell (1735 - 1817)*
  James McDowell (1739 - 1771)*
  Sarah Martha McDowell Moffett (1741 - 1811)*
  Martha Woods Borden Harvey (1746 - 1823)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
McDowell Cemetery
Fairfield (Rockbridge County)
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Sue Macduff:)
Record added: Oct 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59565145
Magdalena <i>Woods</i> Bowyer
Added by: Gail Lyons Grier
 
 
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GBY (( GOD BLESS YOU ))
- A AAA American at Find A Grave
 Added: Aug. 18, 2012
God Bless You dear woman from your great grand niece.
- Gail Lyons Grier
 Added: Mar. 16, 2012

- noseguard76
 Added: Mar. 12, 2012
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