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Jacob A. Bowser
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Birth: 1826
Death: 1908

J. A. BOWSER was in the Fairfield County, Ohio, July 25, 1826, being one of a family of three born to John J. and Barbara (Opt) Bowser. Mr. Bowser left Fairfield County
for Seneca County when about twenty-one years old, learning while there the trade of a shoemaker. At this place he married Nancy A. Bordnet; on Jan. 13, 1852, remaining four years, when he returned to Fairfield County, coming to Williams County in 1857, and settling on the place he now owns, a fine farm of one hundred and twenty-acres; this farm is now nearly all cleared and has good buildings, but was only partly cleared when Mr. Bowser took possession. His family comprises four children - Laura E., John J., Ida J. and Alta L., the two eldest being married and residing in this township. Mrs. Bowser died Jan. 1, 1873. Mr. Bowser is a communicant of the German Reformed Church.

County of Williams, Ohio, Historical & Biographical, Weston A. Goodspeed, Historical Editor,
Charles Blanchard, Biographical Editor,
Chicago: F. A. Battey & Co., Publisher - 1882 - Page 744 
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  Nancy A. Bordner Bowser (1830 - 1873)
  John J. Bowser (1859 - 1887)*
  Ida J. Bowser Knecht (1862 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Eagle Creek Cemetery
Williams County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Sandi Litzenberg
Record added: Sep 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116673862
Jacob A. Bowser
Added by: Sandi Litzenberg
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