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Jennie A. Gillett Bowker
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1888
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: May 22, 1921
Cortland County
New York, USA

The Syracuse Herald, Saturday Evening, January 16, 1909

Bowker Gillett
Cortland, Jan. 16 Miss Jennie A. Gillett and Frank Bowker Jr., were married at the home of the bride's mother at Summerhill Thursday by the Rev. T. T. Bradford of Locke. The marriage ceremony was performed in the presence of about seventy guests. The bridal couple was attended by Mr. and Mrs. John Gillett, the former being a brother of the bride. The bride was gowned in white lansdown and she carried a bouquet of white carnations. After a sumptuous wedding feast the newly married couple left for a honeymoon trip.


The Binghamton Press, Tuesday, May 24, 1921

Cortland, May 23 Mrs. Jennie A. Bowker, died at the Cortland county hospital Sunday night after eight weeks' illness. Mrs. Bowker was born at Summerhill about 33 years ago. She is survived by her husband, Frank D. Bowker of this city, her mother, Mrs. Abilena Gillett of Cortland, two sisters, Mrs. Lena Hollister of Cortland and Mrs. Esther Breeds of Homer, and three brothers, Fred D. Gillett and Edward Gillett of Summerhill and John H. Gillett of this city. Prayer service will be held from the home, 105 Homer avenue, on Thursday afternoon at 12:30 Standard time. The body will be taken to Summerhill for the funeral in the East Baptist church at 2 o'clock. Burial will be made at the West Homer cemetery.
Family links: 
  Henry R. Gillett (1844 - 1897)
  Abilena Selover Gillett (1851 - 1921)
  Frank D. Bowker (1882 - 1970)*
  Weltha Bowker (1912 - 1913)*
  Chauncey Bowker (1914 - 1916)*
  Esther Ann Gillett Breeds (1876 - 1952)*
  Lillian Gillett (1878 - 1878)*
  Fred D. Gillett (1879 - 1932)*
  Sarah Gillett (1882 - 1883)*
  John Haskell Gillette (1884 - 1960)*
  Jennie A. Gillett Bowker (1888 - 1921)
  Edward Gillette (1890 - 1988)*
  Lena Matilda Gillett (1893 - 1987)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: On same stone as husband, Frank D. Bowker
West Hill Cemetery
Cortland County
New York, USA
Created by: Carol Darling
Record added: Mar 24, 2009
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Jennie A. <i>Gillett</i> Bowker
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Jennie A. <i>Gillett</i> Bowker
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