Mary Ann “Polly” <I>McNew</I> Bowman

Photo added by Candy Hammer Hickman

Mary Ann “Polly” McNew Bowman

  • Birth 1845 Fort Payne, DeKalb County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 11 Feb 1923 Bryant, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Burial Weleetka, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Plot B
  • Memorial ID 26862703

Name: Polly Ann McNew
Spouse: George Bowman
Marriage Date: 26 Jun 1892
County: Dekalb
State: Alabama
Performed By Title: Justice of the Peace
Performed by Name: John T King

buried under the name of Polly McNew
Hill Crest Cemetery, Weleetka, Okfuskee County, OK headstone reflects: Polly Mc New

29 Mar 1920 Affidavit by Joe D King of DeKalb County, AL
State of Alabama, County of DeKalb ss. Affidavit
"Joe D King, being first duly sworn on his oath states: That he resides at Fort Payne, Alabama; That he is of the age of 60 years; That he was acquainted with George Bowman and his wife Polly Ann Bowman; That he has know Polly Ann Bowman nee McNew since she was a child and knows that she was never married until she was married to George Bowman in 1891, and that affiant attended her
wedding and was present when she was married to George Bowman; That affiant grew up in the neighborhood with Polly Ann Bowman and makes this affidavit from his personal knowledge; That he knew her before she was of marriageable age and has known her ever since and know positively that she was never married before the marriage herein stated; Affiant further state that George Bowman was married one time prior to said marriage to one Nannie Reddin Bowman who dies about May 1st, 1890, and your affiant was acquainted with them and lived in their neighborhood and was related to them the said George Bowman being his uncle, and further affiant saith not."
signed by Joe D King
subscribed and sworn to Jas A A _ _ley, Judge of Probate

Bio and marriage information entry by Candy Hammer Hickman the 2nd Great granddaughter of George Bowman and 3rd cousin 4x removed of Mary Ann "Polly" McNew.

Family Members

Gravesite Details Mother to George Mc New





  • Maintained by: Jimmy Wallace
  • Originally Created by: Brenda Sue Watkins-Franklin
  • Added: 16 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26862703
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ann “Polly” McNew Bowman (1845–11 Feb 1923), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26862703, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Weleetka, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Jimmy Wallace (contributor 47097284) .