|Birth: ||Dec. 12, 1877|
|Death: ||Oct. 20, 1903|
Cause of death - Acute mania for 2 weeks.
Occupation - Bookkeeper.
Betsey often used the name 'Bessie'.
In 1892 and 1894 Betsey was on the
Roll of Honor at Ferry Grammar School.
In 1896 she graduated from high school.
AMESBURY DAILY NEWS - 21 October 1903:
Miss Betsey Gowen died last night at the family residence.
The death was a very sad one as she had been ill only a short time.
She was a bookkeeper for the Biddle & Smart Company; and was a member of the E. H. Whittier Club.
She has a very large circle of friends by whom she will be greatly mourned.
Emelus Stone Gowen (1847 - 1922)
Sarah Wortman Gowen (1847 - 1932)
Enola Estelle Gowen Kezer (1869 - 1956)*
George Ladner Gowen (1870 - 1949)*
Mattie Leighton Gowen Marden (1874 - 1959)*
Betsey Stone Gowen (1877 - 1903)
William Wortman Gowen (1879 - 1947)*
BESSIE S. GOWEN
December 12, 1877 - October 20, 1903
age 25 years & 10 months & 8 days
"Who takes the place of the precious one fled, how we shall miss her, but God knoweth best"
Maintained by: Ralph Gowen
Originally Created by: Yvonne Gowen
Record added: May 03, 2011
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