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 Erwell C Bowers

Erwell C Bowers

Birth
Bokoshe, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 9 Dec 1918 (aged 20)
Booneville, Logan County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Carolan, Logan County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 100335692 · View Source
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Biography

Erwell C. Bowers was born on 7 Mar 1898 probably in Bokoshe, Oklahoma. He was the son of James William "Jim" Bowers (1867-1938) and Nancy Caldonia (Brock) Bowers (1876-1920). We first find Erwell in 1910 living at home with his parents and siblings in Bokoshe, Leflore County, Oklahoma.[1] Erwell is 12 years old. Erwell has one older brother; Willie D. Bowers born 29 Jan 1893 in Magazine, Logan County, Arkansas and two younger brothers; James Ernest Bowers, born 31 Jan 1900 in Shady Point, Leflore County, Oklahoma and Emery Clay Bowers.born in Muskogee County, Oklahoma 1 Nov 1905. He has five younger sisters; Minnie Elizabeth Bowers, born 19 Feb 1902 in Arkansas, Molly Leona Bowers, born 2 Feb 1904 in Arkansas, Lillie Mae Bowers, born in 1909 in Oklahoma, Verna L. Bowers, born 25 Dec 1913 in Oklahoma and Oda Ellen Bowers, born 20 Oct 1915 in Arkansas. Erwell's father James Bowers is a farmer. On 24 June 1917 Erwell C. Bowers married Cora B. Davis in Logan County, Arkansas.[2] Cora B. Davis was the daughter of Archie Jackson Davis and Ada Josephine (Cox) Davis who lived in Ione, Logan County, Arkansas.[3] On 12 Sep 1918 Erwell C. Bowers registered for the World War I Draft, he was 20 years old.[4] On 9 Dec 1918 Erwell C. Bowers passed away.[5] Erwell was 20 years old. Erwell and Cora had no children.


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Gravesite Details This interment is based on a letter from the decedents brother's James Ernest letter dated Dec 13 1918 to brother Willie Bowers informing him of the death and interment

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  • Created by: Rory Bowers
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100335692
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Erwell C Bowers (7 Mar 1898–9 Dec 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100335692, citing Carolan Cemetery, Carolan, Logan County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Rory Bowers (contributor 47973721) .