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 Melvina Vashti <I>Welch</I> Bowen

Melvina Vashti Welch Bowen

Birth
Mexia, Limestone County, Texas, USA
Death 19 May 1928 (aged 57)
Rusk, Cherokee County, Texas, USA
Burial Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, USA
Plot 1st Addition, Lot 5 West, Block 4, Space 6
Memorial ID 89553748 · View Source
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Born to Henry Bowlen Welch (1842-1913) & Matilda Hancock Welch (1843-1892).

Melvina married James Samuel Bowen on July 5, 1885 in Erath County, TX.

Ten children:
• Henry Pinckney Bowen (1886-1942 in San Francisco, CA)
• George Lesta Bowen (1888-1922)
• James Hersal Bowen (1891-1957)
• Lovie Angie Bowen Hill (1893-1970)
• Guy Cecil Bowen (1896-1965 in Ventura, CA)
• Foy Edward Bowen, Sr. (1898-1959)
• Letrice Eunice Bowen Stoner (1903-1990 in CA)
• Bertram Lee Bowen (1905-1979 in CA)
• Vivian Juanita Bowen Donaldson (1910-1998)
• Flavel Welch Bowen (1914-1945; killed in Japan, WWII)

The headstone must have been placed later because both the birth & death dates are off by one year.


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  • Created by: Dawn Kelley
  • Added: 4 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89553748
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Melvina Vashti Welch Bowen (29 Oct 1870–19 May 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89553748, citing Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dawn Kelley (contributor 47319272) .