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Richard "Dickey" Gowan
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1776
Danville
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1844
Davie County
North Carolina, USA

Parents unknown, bound out in Pittsylvania County Virginia to Thomas Wilkerson on April 1787 at the age of 11.

Married to Mary Bennett 4 July 1807 in Caswell Co. NC
and raised grain, tobacco and was a distiller.

Children

Thomas Dodds Gowin married to Jemima Lowry

Mary Gowin-Penry married to James Penry

Martha W. Gowin-Taylor married to Samuel Taylor

Major Redul Wilson Gowin married to Nancy Mock Cheshire

Richard A. Gowin

John Paxton Gowin married to Kathryn Carson, Mary Luckey, Amelia Kluttz

Ann B. Gowin-Brown married to William Brown

Rachael Gowin-Henderson married to Dr. William Davis Henderson

George A. Gowin

All the children spelled last name Gowan but many have been changed to Gowin


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Bennett Gowan (1786 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Dodds Gowin (1810 - 1870)*
  Martha W. Gowan Taylor (1811 - 1875)*
  Major Redul Wilson Gowan (1816 - 1853)*
  John Paxton Gowan (1820 - 1901)*
  Anne B Gowan Brown (1827 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Olive Branch Cemetery
Farmington
Davie County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Donald Lawson
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41398002
Richard Dickey Gowan
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Richard Dickey Gowan
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Richard Dickey Gowan
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Gone but not forgotten Grandfather
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 Added: Dec. 2, 2012
 
 
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