NameHennery Bowers
Birthabt 1750, Schwartwaldt, Germany [1021]
Immigrationbef 1777, Virginia
Moveaft 1784, Hampshire Co, VA
Moveaft 1796, New Vienna, OH
Land Purch9 May 1796, Brush Run, Hampshire Co, VA
Deathbef 1810, near New Vienna, OH
BurialGreen Twp, Clinton Co, OH
SpouseDorothy ASTHERLINE
Birthabt 1764 [1021]
Death1854, Snowhill, OH [1021]
Death Memo“age 90”
Birth27 Apr 1789, Virginia [89]
Birth MemoDaughters 1880 census rec
Death8 Mar 1861, Highland Co, OH [89]
Death MemoAge 71 years, 10 mos, 9 days
BurialShockley-Ross, Union Twp., Highland, OH
Marriage7 Apr 1810, Highland Co, OH [269]
2 MSolomon Bowers
Birthabt 1784, Virginia
Death4 Mar 1862, Middletown, Henry Co, IN [1021]
BurialPioneer South Cem.
SpouseDeborah Lyton
3 MJacob Bowers
Birth6 Dec 1794 [6]
Death22 Jun 1856, Henry Co, IN [6]
BurialBowers Cem, Henry Co, IN
SpouseSusannah Andes
4 MDavid Bowers
Birth10 Apr 1792, Hampshire Co, WV [1021]
Death1 May 1849, Newcastle, Henry Co, IN [1021]
5 FBarbara Bowers
Birthabt 1790
6 FSallie Bowers
Birthabt 1790
7 FChristina Bowers
Birthabt 1790
SpouseElisha Noble
Marriage27 Sep 1810, Highland Co, OH [269]
8 FElizabeth Bowers
Birthabt 1790
Notes for Hennery Bowers
“Henry Bowers was in the Rev. War a gunsmith at Valley Forge, located at Brushy Run river in the Branch of the Coupon. George Washington started the Free Mason at Valley Forge. Henry Bowers as a member made a very fancy powder horn with Masonic emblems on it. Henry was granted a piece of land in Hampshire Co. Wife Dorothy Astherline D. age 90. She molded bullets and cooked for 20 men.” from handwritten paper of unknown origin.

Pension recs: Private in John Foss’s company of Capt Nichols’ Regiment, General Stark’s Brigate raised to reinforce the Northern Army July 20, 1777 New Hampshire militia. Records indicate “Time in service 2 years 9 months” (not dated)

Henry Bowers land warrant: Military land warrant books Vol 2, p. 517 in State Land office, Richmond, VA. Soldies of Am Rev in OH #270 Henry Bowers.

Roster of Dead, Rev Soldiers, p. 47: Henry Bower (Clinton Co) 7 years in Rev. Buried in/near New Vienna, OH.
Hampshire Co, VA land recs: 9 May 1796, 55 acres on Brush Run.

On "Peggy" 16 Oct 1754, George Henrich Bower
On "Windsor" 27 Sept 1753, "Henry/Hendrick Bower
On "Royal Union" 15 Aug 1750, Joh. Ulrich, Henrich, and Philip Bauer
On "Boston" 29 Nov 1764, Henry Bauer
On "Queen of Denmark" 3 Nov 1751, Johan Henrich Bauer
On "Neptune" 24 Sept 1753, George Henry Bower [1021]
Notes for Dorothy ASTHERLINE
Listed on 1810 tax list in OH. [1021]
Census notes for Dorothy ASTHERLINE
Never listed by self in census.
Last Modified 6 Jul 2004Created 1 Dec 2013 using Reunion for Macintosh