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Bessie May Bowen
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1881
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1891
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Bessie May was almost the forgotten Bowen. Her grave is separated from her prents by a few feet. She lived between the time of any census. There was a brief mention in the family bible with her first name, a day, and a month. No year was given and no relationship. There have been multiple transcriptions of West Lawn and some have missed her completly. Some have only been able to read a name and a death date. After careful cleaning of her headstone, her birthdate and realtionship became visible. 
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  James A Bowen (1839 - 1918)
  Charity Bowen (1843 - 1930)
Bessie May dau. of JA & C Bowen. Died 8 Sep 1891. Aged 9y 11m 20d.
West Lawn Cemetery
Prairie Creek
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Created by: James Lee Hauser
Record added: Jun 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38930806
Bessie May Bowen
Added by: James Lee Hauser
Bessie May Bowen
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