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Elizabeth A. Durant Bowen
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Birth: 1840
Logan
Hocking County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1926
Canal Winchester
Franklin County
Ohio, USA

OBITUARY

Elizabeth A. Durant, daughter of William R. and Elizabeth S. Durant, was born in Hocking county, near Logan, Ohio, September 25, 1840, and departed this life April 8, 1926, aged 85 years, 6 months and 13 days.

She was a member of a family of 9 children, all of whom preceded her in death, except Mrs. Mary Morton of Canal Winchester, and Willia Durant of Logan, Ohio.

She was united in marriage with J. W. Bowen, and to this union was born one son, John Bowen, Jr. who survives her; also a daughter Mrs. Sara Shoemaker, of Columbus, Ohio, eight grand children 8 great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

She united with the U. B. church under Rev. Davis, and was a faithful attendant until her health prohibited her attendance.

She was a charter member of Griffith Rebekah lodge and remained a member until death.

"No one knows the silent heartaches. Only those who have lost can tell. Of the grief that's borne in silence, For our dear mother we loved so well. More and more each day we miss you, Friends may think the wound is healed, But they little know the sorrow That lies within our hearts concealed. Mother, dear, we are lonesome, For we miss your loving face, But you left us to remember None on earth can take your place."
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Robinson Durant (1813 - 1890)
  Elizabeth Andrews Durant (1817 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  John Wesley Bowen (1834 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Ann Durant Shoemaker (1857 - 1937)*
  John Wesley Bowen (1873 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Durant Mason (1838 - 1899)*
  Elizabeth A. Durant Bowen (1840 - 1926)
  Emily Durant Helpman (1842 - 1911)*
  Mary Catherine Durant Morton (1844 - 1926)*
  Lewis E. Durant (1845 - 1925)**
  James Reed Durant (1847 - 1869)*
  Nancy Jane Durant (1850 - 1871)*
  John Newton Durant (1853 - 1922)*
  William Henry Durant (1854 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Union Grove Cemetery
Canal Winchester
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Creager
Originally Created by: Natalie Herdman
Record added: Jun 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38007161
Elizabeth A. <i>Durant</i> Bowen
Added by: Natalie Herdman
 
Elizabeth A. <i>Durant</i> Bowen
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