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Rev Jabel Sanders Bowles
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Birth: 1788
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1875
West Virginia, USA

Jabel Sanders Bowles was born in 1788 in Franklin County, Virgina, and died in 1875 in Jackson County, West Virginia. He married Nancy A Mason, daughter of Nathan Mason and Elizabeth Mason, about 1808 in Franklin, Virginia.

In 1844, Jabel and his wife Nancy founded the Pleasant Hill Church to which this cemetery belongs and built the original log church.

Jeptha (John) Bowles of Franklin County, Virginia
Elizabeth Stone

Jabel and Nancy had seven known children:

Martin Bowles (1805-1880)
Ona Bowles (1807-1867)
William Bowles (c. 1810- )
Leftridge Bowles (c. 1812- )
Dr. Nathan Mason Bowles (1812-1875)
Frances "Fanny" Kessel (Bowles) (1814-1878)
Elizabeth Crites (Bowles)(1818-1899)

Several of his descendants also became ministers:

Martin V. Bowles, son of Dr. Nathan Mason Bowles
Alvin Bowles
Joseph S. Bowles
Charles Bowles
John W. Crites
J. Brooks Kessel
Family links: 
  Nancy Mason Bowles (1789 - 1864)
  Martin Bowles (1805 - 1880)*
  Ona Bowles (1807 - 1867)*
  Nathen Mason Bowles (1812 - 1875)*
  Nathan Mason Bowles (1812 - 1875)*
  Frances Bowles Kessel (1814 - 1878)*
  Elizabeth Bowles Crites (1818 - 1899)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Parchment Valley
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: mariolina
Record added: Jun 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71846445
Rev Jabel Sanders Bowles
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Rev Jabel Sanders Bowles
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 Added: Aug. 30, 2016

- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Aug. 30, 2016

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