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Obadiah Bowen, Sr
Birth: Jan. 3, 1627
Swansea, Wales
Death: Sep. 10, 1710
Swansea
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA


Obadiah was the son of Richard Bowen. He was 1 of 9 children. His sister, Alice, is also an ancestor of mine, through another line. Other siblings were: Sarah, William, Richard, Thomas, Ruth & George. Obadiah married Mary Clifton in 1648 in Rehoboth, MA. They had 10 children. Their son Joseph is my ancestor. Other children were: Obediah, Mary, Sarah, Samuel, Thomas, Hannah, Lydia, Mercy and Isaac. Obadiah named the town of Swansea, MA for his birthplace, Swansea, Wales. He is buried with his wife.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Bowen (1594 - 1675)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Marg Clifton Bowen (1628 - 1697)*
 
 Children:
  Obadiah Bowen (1651 - 1699)*
  Samuel Bowen (1659 - 1727)*
  Thomas Bowen (1664 - 1743)*
  Hannah Bowen Brooks (1665 - 1716)*
  Lydia Bowen Mason (1666 - 1758)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Bowen Wheaton (1620 - 1699)*
  William Bowen (1622 - 1687)*
  Richard Bowen (1623 - 1722)*
  Sarah Bowen Fuller (1624 - 1676)*
  Thomas Bowen (1625 - 1663)*
  Obadiah Bowen (1627 - 1710)
  Ruth Bowen Kendrick (1629 - 1688)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Another record shows that Obadiah was born on July 1.
 
Burial:
Obadiah Bowen Lot
Warren
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Read Farm, School House Road
 
Created by: Sue Williams
Record added: Apr 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8639469
Obadiah Bowen, Sr
Added by: Kevin Rankin
 
Obadiah Bowen, Sr
Added by: Kevin Rankin
 
 
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Thank you for the beautiful photos of the gravesite and important information! Your kind efforts are much appreciated! Obadiah was my 8th GGF through Eucebe Bowen. Take care.
- LKENT
 Added: Apr. 17, 2016

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Apr. 17, 2016
9th great grandfather via his son Obadiah. Sleep in peace
- Carol Wirth
 Added: Mar. 24, 2016
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