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John Gowan (Gowen)
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Birth: 1849
York County
Maine, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1868
Solano County
California, USA

John never married. He enlisted on 27 December 1864 at Boston, Massachusetts as a private for four years of service in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was the son of William Gowen and Nancy Drew, who was born 6 Nov 1818 and died 17 Jan 1896. She was born in Newfield,York,Maine, and burial is at Saco, Maine. COD: Scarlet fever.

The family is recorded on the 1850 census
at Newfield, York, Maine.

In 1864 Nancy filed an affidavit stating
that William abandoned his family, failing
to provide support for them.
In 1870 Nancy is recorded on the census
at Sanford, York, Maine with her children.

On 25 September 1886 Nancy married 2nd
at Newmarket, Rockingham, New Hampshire
to George K. HORN.

Family links: 
  William Gowen (1802 - 1880)
  Otis F Gowen (1825 - 1873)*
  Amos H Gowen (1827 - 1848)*
  Eunice E Gowen Spinney (1831 - 1900)*
  Elizabeth A Gowen Nowell (1834 - 1909)*
  William Bradford Gowen (1835 - 1902)*
  George Frank Gowen (1839 - 1916)*
  Orrin A Gowen (1844 - 1899)*
  Emelus Stone Gowen (1847 - 1922)*
  John Gowan (1849 - 1868)*
  John Gowan (Gowen) (1849 - 1868)
  Moses Gowen (1851 - 1890)*
  Charles H Gowen (1856 - 1911)*
  Frederick C. Gowen (1858 - 1902)*
  Harriet Ellen Gowen Springer (1860 - 1899)*
*Calculated relationship

Private, USMC
Mare Island Cemetery
Solano County
California, USA
Plot: Section F, Row 14, plot 008
Created by: Joyce Giles
Record added: Feb 09, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124884000
John Gowan (Gowen)
Added by: Dee Green
John Gowan (Gowen)
Added by: Dee Green
John Gowan (Gowen)
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 Added: Mar. 19, 2014

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