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John W Bowers
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1852
Sullivan County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1925
Ridgway
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA

John W. Bowers was the son of Faban/Faliami? and Caroline (Outkrus) Bowers. He was the husband of Catherine (Smithbauer) Bowers.

NY STATE CENSUS
June 1855
Wawarsing, Ulster Co., NY
Household Number 188
BOWERS
Faban age 43, b1812
Carleen (Caroline) age 41, b1814
Edward age 16, b1839
Mary age 11, b1844
Wilbor age 6, b1849
John age 4, b1851
Emaline age _, b1855

US CENSUS
August 2, 1860
Fallsburgh, Sullivan Co., NY
1068-1038
BOWERS
Faliami age 44
Caroline age 42
Mary age 15
Wilbert age 10
John age 9
Emma age 4

US CENSUS
August 10, 1870
Fallsburg, Sullivan Co., NY
Post Office: Woodbourne
464-497
BOWERS
Caroline age 56, b1814
Wilbur age 19, b1851 NY works on railroad
John W., age 18, b1852 NY works on railroad
Emma age 15, b1855 NY

June 21, 1880
Ridgway Twp., Elk Co., PA
108-102
BOWERS
John age 28, b1852 NY works in bark woods
Catherine age 24, b1856 PA
dau Mary age 2, b1878 PA
son Fredrick age 6, bDec 1879 PA 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Smithbauer Bowers (1853 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Fred John Bowers (1879 - 1958)*
  Emma Jane Bowers Holmberg (1881 - 1948)*
  Carrie May Bowers Glaus (1886 - 1968)*
  Charles Jerome Bowers (1889 - 1976)*
  Martin Luke Bowers (1889 - 1970)*
  Veronica Bowers Dippold (1891 - 1949)*
  Sarah A Bowers Fannin (1893 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Father"
 
Burial:
Saint Leos Cemetery
Ridgway
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 4
 
Created by: Mary Jane Haight-Eckert
Record added: Jan 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64205292
John W Bowers
Added by: Michael Cremer
 
John W Bowers
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Added by: Rick McIntyre
 
 
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Dear Great Uncle John,I sure wish I could have known you and your brother Edward! I love You!
- Heather Bowers
 Added: Nov. 2, 2014
For your late great granddaughter.
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 29, 2012
 
 
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