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Pvt George Bowers
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Birth: 1758
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1847
Indiana
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of Conrad BOWERS 1730 1763 Catherine HUBER/HOOVER 1732 1814 (she later married Michael Bright)

Married Mary Bradford CLAPP 1762 1832; parent of (at least):

George C BOWERS 1801 1870

"(I) George Bowers was born in Lancaster county, Pennsylvania, in 1761 , died at Indiana, Pennsylvania , in 1853 , aged ninety-two years, and is buried in the Brush Valley cemetery. He was a farmer of Indiana county , owning a farm about four miles from the borough of Indiana . He served during the revolution, and was wounded at the battle of Cowpens , although a very young man at that time.

He married Mary Clapp, also born in Lancaster county, Pennsylvania .
Children:
Henry , a farmer, of Indiana county ;
George Washington , of whom further;
John , a farmer, of Indiana county ;
Kate [Catherine], married George C. Keller , a farmer;
Lizzie , married William Strong , a farmer;
a daughter. All lived and died in Indiana county, Pennsylvania ."

SOURCE Fayette County, Pennsylvania, Genealogical and Personal History

Maryland Revolutionary War Records about George Bowers
Name: George Bowers
Birth Date: 1757
Rank: Pvt.
Establishment: Maryland Line

BOWERS, GEORGE (Pvt.) DAR Ancestor #: A133673
Service: MARYLAND Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: (CIRCA) 1758
Death: 12-15-1847 INDIANA INDIANA CO PENNSYLVANIA
Pension Number: *S40017
Service Source: *S40017
Service Description:
1) CAPT NATHAN WILLIAMS, COL OTHO WILLIAMS;
2) 6TH REGT MD LINE.
Residence 1)
Spouse 1) X X
Comment: Wounded 
 
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 Children:
  John B Bowers (1790 - 1865)*
  George C Bowers (1804 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Unable to find a marker at either Brush Valley cemetery
 
Burial:
Brush Valley Lutheran Cemetery
Brush Valley
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: janicet
Record added: Apr 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107948183
Pvt George Bowers
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Added by: Burke Stoughton
 
 
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- Norm Brown
 Added: Apr. 14, 2013
In honor of his service, BOWERS, GEORGE (Pvt.) DAR Ancestor #: A133673
- janicet
 Added: Apr. 9, 2013
 
 
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