Howey and Mrak Genealogy - Person Page 74

Abraham Bowen1

M, b. 3 March 1768, d. 13 April 1817
Last Edited18 Nov 2006
Birth*3 March 1768Abraham Bowen was born on 3 March 1768 at Deerfield, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
He was the son of Mark Bowen Sr. and Mary (?).1 
Marriage*circa 1790Abraham Bowen married Sarah (?) circa 1790.1 
Death*13 April 1817Abraham Bowen died on 13 April 1817 at Deerfield, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 49.1 
Burial*circa 16 April 1817He was buried circa 16 April 1817 at Old Bowen Graveyard.1 

Family

Sarah (?) b. circa 1770

Citations

  1. [S38] Individual contact, Andrea Batcho e-mail 8 Nov 2006.

Abraham L. Bowen1

M, b. 27 October 1822, d. 23 June 1877
Last Edited18 Nov 2006
Birth*27 October 1822Abraham L. Bowen was born on 27 October 1822 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,2 
He was the son of Mark Bowen Jr. and Clarissa Lupton.1 
Marriage*7 December 1844Abraham L. Bowen married Sarah Berryman Howard on 7 December 1844 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,2 
Death*23 June 1877Abraham L. Bowen died on 23 June 1877 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 54.1 
Burial*circa 26 June 1877He was buried circa 26 June 1877 at Bridgeton Baptist Cemetery, sec 10, row 14, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 
Note*REF: David Bedell files.1 
NoteREF: Cumberland Co. Marriages by H. Stanley Craig.1 

Family

Sarah Berryman Howard b. 21 September 1819, d. 14 November 1892
Marriage*7 December 1844He married Sarah Berryman Howard on 7 December 1844 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.
  2. [S38] Individual contact, Andrea Batcho e-mail 8 Nov 2006.

Albert James Bowen1,2

M, b. 2 October 1835, d. 31 January 1920
Last Edited21 Mar 2010
Birth*2 October 1835Albert James Bowen was born on 2 October 1835 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1,3 
He was the son of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen.1 
Marriage*circa 1860Albert James Bowen married Rachel Harris circa 1860.3 
Death*31 January 1920Albert James Bowen died on 31 January 1920 at age 84.3 
Residence*20 March 1908He lived on 20 March 1908 at Garnett, Kansas.4 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
28 September 1850Deerfield Twp., New JerseyAlbert James Bowen appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 in the household of James Bennett Bowen at Deerfield Twp., New Jersey; Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana JHATZEN@aol.com).5
4 August 1860Hopewell Twp., New JerseyAlbert James Bowen appeared on the census of 4 August 1860 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.6

Family

Rachel Harris b. 3 May 1838, d. 29 December 1905
Marriage*circa 1860Albert James Bowen married Rachel Harris circa 1860.3 

Citations

  1. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census.
  2. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - source of middle name.
  3. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file.
  4. [S561] Bridgeton Evening News, Passed Away at Western Home, Decease of Former Cumberland County Woman, Native of Deerfield, Mrs. Benjamin S. Gilman Expired from Dropsy -- Sister to Sexton Louis M. Bowen, 27 March 1908, via GenealogyBank.com.
  5. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Digital microfilm M432-446, p. 226B. Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  6. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census, James B. Bowen, 54, farmer, real estate value $3500, personal property $600, Mary, wife, 55, Mary J., 29, domestic, Albert J., farm laborer, Louis M., 20, farm laborer, Catharine, 17, domestic, Caroline, 15, domestic. Digital microfilm page 593, House #1678, family#1660.

Alexander Bowen1

M
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Alexander Bowen was the son of Elijah Bowen and Sabra Little.1 
Marriage*Alexander Bowen married Elizabeth (?) at Tattnall Co., Georgia.1 

Family

Elizabeth (?)
Child 1.Caroline Bowen1

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Alice Bowen1

F, b. circa 1621
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*circa 1621Alice Bowen was born circa 1621 at Wales.1 
She was the daughter of Richard Bowen and Ann Bourne.1 
Marriage*1636Alice Bowen married Robert Wheaton in 1636 at Salem, Essex, Massachusetts.1 
Married NameHer married name was Wheaton.1 

Family

Robert Wheaton b. 1606, d. 2 March 1695/96
Children 1.Joseph Wheaton1 b. c 1640
 2.Samuel Wheaton+1 b. 1642, d. 2 Feb 1683/84
 3.Jeremiah Wheaton1 b. c 1644
 4.Christopher Wheaton1 b. b 1645, d. 1684
 5.Obadiah Wheaton1 b. 20 Jan 1646/47
 6.John Wheaton+1 b. 20 Apr 1650, d. 25 Jul 1737
 7.Bethiah Wheaton1 b. 20 May 1652
 8.Hannah Wheaton+1 b. 18 Sep 1654, d. 7 Oct 1724
 9.Mary Wheaton1 b. 4 Nov 1656
 10.Ephraim (Rev) Wheaton+1 b. 20 Oct 1659, d. 1734
 11.Benjamin Wheaton+1 b. Feb 1661/62, d. a 1693

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Amelia Bowen1

F, b. 1762
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Marriage*Amelia Bowen married Luke Pridgen.1 
Birth*1762Amelia Bowen was born in 1762.1 
She was the daughter of Clifton Bowen and Martha (?).1 
Married NameHer married name was Pridgen.1 

Family

Luke Pridgen

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Ananias Bowen1

M
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Ananias Bowen was the son of Daniel Bowen and Phebe Irelan.1 

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Anna Bowen1

F
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Birth*Anna Bowen was born at Swansea, Massachusetts.1 
Death*She died at Warren, Rhode Island.1 
She was the daughter of Hezekiah Bowen and Elizabeth Landell.1 
Marriage*Anna Bowen married Daniel Cole.1 
Married NameHer married name was Cole.1 

Family

Daniel Cole

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Arathiene Hancock Bowen1,2,3,4

F, b. 1842, d. 9 August 1928
Arathene H. Bowen Shaw.
Last Edited20 Aug 2014
Marriage*Arathiene Hancock Bowen married James (?).5 
Birth*1842Arathiene Hancock Bowen was born in 1842.6 
She was the daughter of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen.7 
Birth27 September 1842Arathiene Hancock Bowen was born on 27 September 1842 at New Jersey.8,9 
Birthcirca 1843She was born circa 1843.10 
Birthcirca 1845She was born circa 1845.11 
Marriage25 September 1895She married Thomas B. Shaw, son of Henry Shaw Jr. and Sarah Joslin, on 25 September 1895 at 347 N. Pearl St., First M. E. Church, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.12,8,13,14,15 
Death*9 August 1928Arathiene Hancock Bowen died on 9 August 1928 at Residence of Mrs. Maggie O. Hewitt, 176 N. Pearl St., Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey; Arathiene H. Shaw Bowen, widow, died Aug. 9, 1928 of valvular heart disease, at age 85. Death occurred at 176 N. Pearl St., Bridgeton. She was born in New Jersey on Sept 27, 1842 to Mary Wallen and James B. Bowen, also born in New Jersey. Frank Bowen of #4 Mt. Vernon St was the informant. Dr. was E.S. Garrison, Undertaker W. F. Garrison. Burial Aug. 12, 1928 at Broad St. Cemetery.
Obituary in Bridgeton Evening News Aug. 10 1928. SHAW -- In Bridgeton, NJ., Aug 9th, 1928, Arathlene H., widow of Thomas B. Shaw, age 85 years.
Relatives and friends and Ladies of the G.A.R. are invited to attend the funeral from the residence of Mrs. Maggie O. Hewitt, No. 176 N. Pearl St., on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 12, 1928, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Broad St. Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday evening from 7 to 8 o'clock.16,8,17,15,18 
Burial*12 August 1928She was buried on 12 August 1928 at Broad St. Cemetery, SW Section, Lot 132, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey; widow of Thomas B. Shaw.16,8,19,18 
Probate30 August 1928Her estate was probated on 30 August 1928 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.20 
Name Variation Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arethenia Shaw.21 
Name Variation Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arethenia Bowen. 
Name Variation Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arathene H. Shaw.2 
Name Variation4 August 1860 As of 4 August 1860, Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Catharine Bowen The census lists Catharine. Based on the age and number of misspellings of the name suspect this is Arethenia.10 
Name Variation17 June 1880 As of 17 June 1880, Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arathina H. Bowen.7 
(Witness) Probate8 October 1886She adminstered the estate of James Bennett Bowen on 8 October 1886 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.4 
Name VariationJune 1895 As of June 1895, Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Araphine Bowen.22 
Event-Misc*10 January 1908She and Louis Malliard Bowen were Louis M. Bowen signs affidavit for Arathene's widows pension attesting she was married to Thomas B. Shaw. on 10 January 1908 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.15 
Event-Misc*10 January 1908Arathiene Hancock Bowen and William R. Shaw were William R. Shaw signs affidavit for Arathene's widow's pension attesting she was married to Thomas B. Shaw. on 10 January 1908 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.15 
Residence*26 October 1916Arathiene Hancock Bowen lived on 26 October 1916 at R.D. 6, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.15 
Event-Misc26 October 1916She was signed Declaration for Widow's Pension. on 26 October 1916 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.15 
Event-Misc*27 October 1916She was applied for widow's pension. Arathene H Shaw widow of Thomas B. Shaw who served in the D 25 NJ Inf. widows application number is 1084952 and certificate number is 828943. on 27 October 1916 at New Jersey.23 
Event-Misc*14 March 1917She and William Stites Bowen were William S. Bowen signed letter of affidavit supporting Arithene H. Shaw's pension claim. on 14 March 1917 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.15 
Will*8 May 1920Arathiene Hancock Bowen left a will on 8 May 1920 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey; Will of Arathene H. Shaw, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., Will F4123. Written 8 May 1920, proven 30 Aug 1928. She wills everything to her beloved grand-son James Franklin Bowen. Signed by Arathene H. Shaw. Clement Lockman, H. Byron Lore. James Franklin Bowen executor.20 
Event-Misc7 February 1922She was Mrs. Arathene H. Shaw, 75 Irving avenue, who has been confined to her home several days with bronchial trouble, does not seem to improve much. on 7 February 1922 at 75 Irving Ave., Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.24 
Name Variation9 August 1928 As of 9 August 1928, Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arathiene H. Bowen Shaw.8 
Name Variation9 August 1928 As of 9 August 1928, Arathiene Hancock Bowen was also known as Arathlene H. Shaw.16 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
28 September 1850Deerfield Twp., New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 in the household of James Bennett Bowen at Deerfield Twp., New Jersey; Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana JHATZEN@aol.com).25
4 August 1860Hopewell Twp., New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 4 August 1860 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.26
5 July 1870Hopewell Twp., New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 5 July 1870 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.27
17 June 1880Hopewell Twp., New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.28
June 1885Hopewell Twp., New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of June 1885 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.29
June 1895Bridgeton, Ward 1, New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of June 1895 at Bridgeton, Ward 1, New Jersey.22
12 June 1900Bridgeton, New JerseyShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 in the household of Thomas B. Shaw at Bridgeton, New Jersey; Thomas Shaw, 61, born Sept. 1838, day laborer, and wife of 5 years, Arathene, 49, b. Sept. 1850, sister-in-law Caroline Bowen, 55, b. Feb 1845. All born NJ, with parents born in NJ.12
1905New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Thomas B. Shaw at New Jersey.30
22 April 1910Bridgeton, New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen and Lydia A. Bowen appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Bridgeton, New Jersey; Is Arathene any relation to Lydia Bowen? Census lists Arathene as "companion".31
1920Bridgeton, New JerseyArathiene Hancock Bowen appeared on the census of 1920 at Bridgeton, New Jersey.32

Family 1

James (?)
Marriage*She married James (?).5 

Family 2

(?) Wheldon
Child 1.William Stites Bowen+33 b. 1 Oct 1870, d. 1 Jun 1920

Citations

  1. [S110] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info.
  2. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery.
  3. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - source of middle name.
  4. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Last Will and Probate of James B. Bowen. NJ Archives Cumberland Co. Wills 4561F.
  5. [S90] Unknown author, Marriage Certificate, Marriage ceritifcate lists parents as James and Aritha.
  6. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, Stone observed and photographed 4/3/1999.
  7. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record.
  8. [S106] Death Certificate.
  9. [S347] Civil War Pension File, Thomas B. Shaw and Arathene H. Shaw, widow, Civil War Pension Application File WC825,943; Records of the Veterans Administration, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  10. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census.
  11. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record.
  12. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, CapeMay/Cumberland Co. microfilm T623/960/part2, page 124A, lines 2-4.
  13. [S111] Elizabeth Bowen Howey, She was always referred to as "Grandmom Shaw".
  14. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - exact marriage date.
  15. [S347] Civil War Pension File, Thomas B. Shaw and Arathene H. Shaw, widow, Civil War Pension Application File WC828,943; Records of the Veterans Administration, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  16. [S61] Newspaper notice, Obituary in Bridgeton Evening News Aug. 10 1928. SHAW -- In Bridgeton, NJ., Aug 9th, 1928, Arathlene H., widow of Thomas B. Shaw, age 85 years.
    Relatives and friends and Ladies of the G.A.R. are invited to attend the funeral from the residence of Mrs. Maggie O. Hewitt, No. 176 N. Pearl St., on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 12, 1928, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Broad St. Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday evening from 7 to 8 o'clock.
  17. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, Stone lists year as 1928.
  18. [S68] Funeral Home Notice, Funeral card in possessions of Francis Turner Williams and shared by Bob and Sharon Williams.
    Yourself and family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral of Arathene H. Shaw from the residence of Margaret C. Hewitt, 176 N. Pearl St. on Sunday Aug 12 1928. Meet at the house at 2PM. Services at residence. Interment at Broad St. Cemetery. William F Garrison, Undertaker. 319 North Laurel Street, Bridgeton, N.J.
  19. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, copy of records.
  20. [S349] Cumberland Co. NJ Will Microfilms unknown file number, Will of Arathene H. Shaw, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., Will F4123. Written 8 May 1920, proven 30 Aug 1928.
  21. [S111] Elizabeth Bowen Howey, She recalls Arethenia referred to as "Arethenia Shaw".
  22. [S112] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, Araphine Bowen household, 1895 NJ State Census, Bridgeton Ward 1, Cumberland County, Roll V227_62, page 82, family 578. Araphine Bowen, Caroline Bowen, George English.
  23. [S250] Unknown author, Civil War Pensions Index on Ancestry.com, Arathene H Shaw widow of Thomas B. Shaw who served in the D 25 NJ Inf. widows application number is 1084952 and certificate number is 828943.
  24. [S61] Newspaper notice, Bridgeton Evening News, 7 Feb 1922, genealogybank.com.
  25. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Digital microfilm M432-446, p. 226B. Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  26. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census, James B. Bowen, 54, farmer, real estate value $3500, personal property $600, Mary, wife, 55, Mary J., 29, domestic, Albert J., farm laborer, Louis M., 20, farm laborer, Catharine, 17, domestic, Caroline, 15, domestic. Digital microfilm page 593, House #1678, family#1660.
  27. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, James Bowen, 64, farmer, real estate value $5,000, personal property value $1,000, Mary, 64, keeping house, Mary, 36, Artheen, 25, Caroline, 32, Lewis, 32, farmer, Jane, 34, keeping house, Caroline, 4. Film M593-859, frames 321A-321B, House#83, Family #82, page 11.
  28. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, James B. Bowen, 75, retired farmer, Mary, wife, 75, keeping house, Arathina H., 32, single, daughter, at home, Caroline B., 29, single, at home, William S., 9, grandson, at home. Home#132, family 3150, ED82, page 13. All born NJ, with parents born in NJ.
  29. [S110] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, James B. Bowen, over 60, Mary Bowen, over 60, Arethene Bowen, 20-60, Caroline B. Bowen, 20-60, William S. Bowen, 5-20. House #311, Family #365.
  30. [S64] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMW8-25S
    Name: Arathene H Shaw
    Titles & Terms:
    Event: Census
    Census Year: 1905
    Event Place: , Cumberland, New Jersey, United States
    Gender: Female
    Household     Gender     Age     Birthplace
    Thomas B Shaw     M     66     
    Arathene H Shaw     F     61     
    Caroline E Bowen     M     50     
    Age: 61
    Estimated Birth Year: 1844
    Family Number: 218
    Page Number: 9
    Line Number: 43
    Film Number: 1688594
    Digital Folder Number: 004880133
    Image number: 00199
    Collection: New Jersey, State Census, 1905.
  31. [S60] 1910 United States Federal Census, Lydia A. Bowen household, 1910 US Federal Census, population schedule, roll T624-875, Part 1, Page 94A, 3-WD BRIDGETON, CUMBERLAND, New Jersey.
    Name: Lydia A. Bowen
    Age in 1910: 76
    Estimated Birth Year: 1833
    Birthplace: New Jersey
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Name: Arathena H Shaw
    Age in 1910: 68
    Estimated Birth Year: 1841
    Birthplace: New Jersey
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Had 2 children, 1 living. Widowed.
  32. [S44] 1920 United States Federal Census, Digital microfilm, part 1, page 118A. Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., NJ. Arathene is 77 and a boarder in the home of Walter and Maggie Hewitt on Irving St.
  33. [S38] Individual contact, Andrea Batch e-mail 5 May 2007.
    I was going thru records at the Gloucester Co. hist. society. in cas you
    didn't have this.

    Wesley Memorial Episcopal Church, Bridgeton, NJ
    as an adult
    on Nov 1, 1891
    William Stites Bowen
    born October ? 1870
    parents: Arithene

    in the record book of that church 1891-1904
    church is on N. Pearl and Marion Streets in Bridgeton.

Baby Bowen1

?, d. August 1813
Last Edited18 Nov 2006
Baby Bowen was the child of Mark Bowen Jr. and Sarah Bereman Harris.1 
Burial*August 1813Baby Bowen was buried in August 1813 at Old Cohansey Baptist Church Cemetery, Roadstown, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 
Death*August 1813Baby Bowen died in August 1813 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.1 

Citations

  1. [S38] Individual contact, Andrea Batcho e-mail 8 Nov 2006.

Bacon Bowen1,2

M, b. 15 September 1767, d. September 1839
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Marriage*Bacon Bowen married Anna Reeves.2 
Birth*15 September 1767Bacon Bowen was born on 15 September 1767 at Stow Creek, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 
He was the son of Joseph Bowen and Mary Bacon.2 
Death*September 1839Bacon Bowen died in September 1839 at Stow Creek, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2 

Family

Anna Reeves b. circa 1760, d. February 1821
Children 1.John Bowen2 b. 1790, d. 22 Jan 1855
 2.Zadock Bowen2 b. 13 May 1792, d. 3 Feb 1822
 3.Zilla Bowen2 b. 13 May 1792, d. b Oct 1838
 4.Esther Bowen2 b. 16 Nov 1797, d. 8 Jan 1890

Citations

  1. [S9] H. S. Craig, Gen. Data from Cumb. Co. NJ Wills, will of Bacon Bowen.
  2. [S19] e-mail address.

Benjamin Bowen1

M
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Benjamin Bowen was the son of Zadoc Bowen and Betsy Mallory.1 
Note*REF: David Bedell files.1 

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Betsy Bowen1

F
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Betsy Bowen was the daughter of Mark Bowen and Nancy Brown.1 

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Caroline Bowen1

F
Last Edited23 Oct 1999
Caroline Bowen was the daughter of Alexander Bowen and Elizabeth (?).1 
Marriage*Caroline Bowen married James F. Benton.1 
Married NameHer married name was Benton.1 

Citations

  1. [S19] e-mail address.

Caroline Bowen1

F, b. September 1866, d. circa 1 January 1928
Last Edited29 Jul 2002
Birth*September 1866Caroline Bowen was born in September 1866 at New Jersey.1,2 
She was the daughter of Louis Malliard Bowen and Jane E. Riley.1,3 
Death*circa 1 January 1928Caroline Bowen died circa 1 January 1928. 
Burial*3 January 1928She was buried on 3 January 1928 at Broad St. Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey; age 61 years, daughter of Louis M. Bowen.4 
Note*Apparently never married based on the fact that she is still Carrie Bowen at death. 
(Witness) Marriage25 September 1895She witnessed the marriage of Thomas B. Shaw and Arathiene Hancock Bowen on 25 September 1895 at 347 N. Pearl St., First M. E. Church, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.5,6,7,8,9 
Name Variation4 June 1900 As of 4 June 1900, Caroline Bowen was also known as Caroline E. Bowen.2 
(Witness) Death14 February 1925She witnessed the death of Louis Malliard Bowen on 14 February 1925 at 68 Walnut St., Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.10,11 
Name Variation3 January 1928 As of 3 January 1928, Caroline Bowen was also known as Carrie Bowen. 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
5 July 1870Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bowen appeared on the census of 5 July 1870 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.12
1880Bridgeton, New JerseyCaroline Bowen appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Louis Malliard Bowen and Jane E. Riley at Bridgeton, New Jersey.13
June 1895Bridgeton, Ward 4, New JerseyCaroline Bowen appeared on the census of June 1895 in the household of Louis Malliard Bowen at Bridgeton, Ward 4, New Jersey.14
4 June 1900Bridgeton, New JerseyCaroline Bowen appeared on the census of 4 June 1900 in the household of Louis Malliard Bowen at Bridgeton, New Jersey; Lewis Bowen, 60, born Feb. 1840, cemetery superintendent, wife Jane E., 64, born May 1836, married 36 years, daughter Caroline E., 33, born Sept. 1866, single, and sister-in-law H. M. Riley, 58, born June 1841, single. All born in NJ with parents born in NJ. House is owned.2
21 January 1920Bridgeton, New JerseyCaroline Bowen appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 in the household of Louis Malliard Bowen and Jane E. Riley at Bridgeton, New Jersey.3

Citations

  1. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record.
  2. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, CapeMay/Cumberland Co. microfilm T623/960/part2, page 98A, lines 40-43.
  3. [S44] 1920 United States Federal Census, Louis M Bowen household, T625-1026, ED138 sheet 5B, Louis M. Bowen, M W, 80, widowed, caretaker at cemetery, wife Jane E., 83, daughter Caroline, 53, single. All born NJ and parents born NJ.
  4. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, via Jeanne Montana (e-mail address) from records at the Cumberland Co. Historical Society. Copy now in my posession.
  5. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, CapeMay/Cumberland Co. microfilm T623/960/part2, page 124A, lines 2-4.
  6. [S106] Death Certificate.
  7. [S111] Elizabeth Bowen Howey, She was always referred to as "Grandmom Shaw".
  8. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - exact marriage date.
  9. [S347] Civil War Pension File, Thomas B. Shaw and Arathene H. Shaw, widow, Civil War Pension Application File WC828,943; Records of the Veterans Administration, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  10. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file.
  11. [S106] Death Certificate, Death certificate of Louis Bowen, New Jersey State Archives, 1925. Louis Bowen, widowed white male, age 85, date of birth Jan. 16, 1840. He is son of James B. Bowen and Mary Wallen. Wife's name was Jane E. Riley. Occupation retired sexton of Broad Street Cemetery. Louis was born in NJ, his parents both born New Jersey. Informant is Miss Carrie Bowen of 68 Walnut St. Death took place at 68 Walnut St., Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., NJ on 14 Feb 1925. Cause of death was angina pectoris. Place of burial not listed. Burial date Feb. 18, 1925. Filed Feb. 17, 1925.
  12. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, James Bowen, 64, farmer, real estate value $5,000, personal property value $1,000, Mary, 64, keeping house, Mary, 36, Artheen, 25, Caroline, 32, Lewis, 32, farmer, Jane, 34, keeping house, Caroline, 4. Film M593-859, frames 321A-321B, House#83, Family #82, page 11.
  13. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, Louis M. Bowen Household. Census Place 1st Ward, Precinct 1, Bridgeton, Cumberland, New Jersey, Family History Library Film 1254775, NA Film Number T9-0775, Page Number 122B
    Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
    Louis M. BOWEN Self M Male W 40 NJ Farm Laborer NJ NJ
    Jane E. BOWEN Wife M Female W 43 NJ Keeping House NJ NJ
    Caroline B. BOWEN Dau S Female W 13 NJ At School NJ NJ.
  14. [S112] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, Lewis Bowen household, 1895 NJ State Census, Bridgeton Ward 4, Cumberland County, Roll V227_62, page 11, family 83. Lewis Bowen, Jane E. Bowen, Caroline Bowen, Hannah M. Riley.

Caroline Bennett Bowen1,2

F, b. circa 1845, d. 12 December 1908
Last Edited21 Mar 2010
Birth*circa 1845Caroline Bennett Bowen was born circa 1845.3 
She was the daughter of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen
BirthFebruary 1845Caroline Bennett Bowen was born in February 1845 at New Jersey.4 
Birth10 February 1845She was born on 10 February 1845.5 
Birth10 February 1846She was born on 10 February 1846.6 
Birthcirca 1848She was born circa 1848.7 
Death*12 December 1908She died on 12 December 1908 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.8,5,9 
Burial*15 December 1908She was buried on 15 December 1908 at Broad St. Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey; daughter of James B., age 63.10,9 
(Witness) Probate8 October 1886She administered the estate of James Bennett Bowen on 8 October 1886 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey.11 
(Witness) Marriage25 September 1895Caroline Bennett Bowen witnessed the marriage of Thomas B. Shaw and Arathiene Hancock Bowen on 25 September 1895 at 347 N. Pearl St., First M. E. Church, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.4,12,13,14,15 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
28 September 1850Deerfield Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 in the household of James Bennett Bowen at Deerfield Twp., New Jersey; Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana JHATZEN@aol.com).16
4 August 1860Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 4 August 1860 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.17
5 July 1870Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 5 July 1870 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.18
17 June 1880Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.19
June 1885Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of June 1885 in the household of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.1
June 1895Bridgeton, Ward 1, New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of June 1895 in the household of Arathiene Hancock Bowen at Bridgeton, Ward 1, New Jersey.20
12 June 1900Bridgeton, New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 in the household of Thomas B. Shaw at Bridgeton, New Jersey; Thomas Shaw, 61, born Sept. 1838, day laborer, and wife of 5 years, Arathene, 49, b. Sept. 1850, sister-in-law Caroline Bowen, 55, b. Feb 1845. All born NJ, with parents born in NJ.4
1905New JerseyCaroline Bennett Bowen appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Thomas B. Shaw at New Jersey.21

Citations

  1. [S110] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, James B. Bowen, over 60, Mary Bowen, over 60, Arethene Bowen, 20-60, Caroline B. Bowen, 20-60, William S. Bowen, 5-20. House #311, Family #365.
  2. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - source of middle name.
  3. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census.
  4. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, CapeMay/Cumberland Co. microfilm T623/960/part2, page 124A, lines 2-4.
  5. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file.
  6. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery.
  7. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record.
  8. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, Stone observed and photographed 4/3/1999.
  9. [S61] Newspaper notice, Death notice of Caroline B. Bowen, Bridgeton Evening News, 15 Dec 1908, p. 6, genealogybank.com.
  10. [S136] Unknown author, Broad St. Presby Ch. Cemetery, via Jeanne Montana (e-mail address) from records at the Cumberland Co. Historical Society. States she is age 63, daughter of James B. Bowen.
  11. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Last Will and Probate of James B. Bowen. NJ Archives Cumberland Co. Wills 4561F.
  12. [S106] Death Certificate.
  13. [S111] Elizabeth Bowen Howey, She was always referred to as "Grandmom Shaw".
  14. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - exact marriage date.
  15. [S347] Civil War Pension File, Thomas B. Shaw and Arathene H. Shaw, widow, Civil War Pension Application File WC828,943; Records of the Veterans Administration, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  16. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Digital microfilm M432-446, p. 226B. Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  17. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census, James B. Bowen, 54, farmer, real estate value $3500, personal property $600, Mary, wife, 55, Mary J., 29, domestic, Albert J., farm laborer, Louis M., 20, farm laborer, Catharine, 17, domestic, Caroline, 15, domestic. Digital microfilm page 593, House #1678, family#1660.
  18. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, James Bowen, 64, farmer, real estate value $5,000, personal property value $1,000, Mary, 64, keeping house, Mary, 36, Artheen, 25, Caroline, 32, Lewis, 32, farmer, Jane, 34, keeping house, Caroline, 4. Film M593-859, frames 321A-321B, House#83, Family #82, page 11.
  19. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, James B. Bowen, 75, retired farmer, Mary, wife, 75, keeping house, Arathina H., 32, single, daughter, at home, Caroline B., 29, single, at home, William S., 9, grandson, at home. Home#132, family 3150, ED82, page 13. All born NJ, with parents born in NJ.
  20. [S112] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, Araphine Bowen household, 1895 NJ State Census, Bridgeton Ward 1, Cumberland County, Roll V227_62, page 82, family 578. Araphine Bowen, Caroline Bowen, George English.
  21. [S64] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMW8-25S
    Name: Arathene H Shaw
    Titles & Terms:
    Event: Census
    Census Year: 1905
    Event Place: , Cumberland, New Jersey, United States
    Gender: Female
    Household     Gender     Age     Birthplace
    Thomas B Shaw     M     66     
    Arathene H Shaw     F     61     
    Caroline E Bowen     M     50     
    Age: 61
    Estimated Birth Year: 1844
    Family Number: 218
    Page Number: 9
    Line Number: 43
    Film Number: 1688594
    Digital Folder Number: 004880133
    Image number: 00199
    Collection: New Jersey, State Census, 1905.

Catherine Bowen1

F, b. circa 1707
Last Edited6 Jan 2008
Birth*circa 1707Catherine Bowen was born circa 1707 at New Jersey.1 
Marriage*circa 1730She married Job Sheppard, son of John Sheppard and Margritt (?), circa 1730 at Salem Co., New Jersey.2,1 
Married NameHer married name was Shepherd.2 
Name Variation Catherine Bowen was also known as Kathrine.2 
Married Namecirca 1730 As of circa 1730,her married name was Sheppard.2,1 

Family

Job Sheppard b. 1706, d. 2 March 1757
Children 1.Job Sheppard Jr.2 b. 13 Nov 1735
 2.Belbe Sheppard2 b. 1737
 3.Charlton Sheppard+1 b. c 1738, d. 19 Feb 1785
 4.Catherine Sheppard2 b. c 1741
 5.Elizabeth Sheppard1 b. c 1741, d. c 1745
 6.Jemima Sheppard1 b. c 1741
 7.Elnathan Sheppard2 b. c 1743
 8.Kerenhappuch Sheppard3 b. c 1743
 9.Keziah Sheppard2 b. 25 Jun 1744
 10.Rebecca Sheppard2 b. c 1747
 11.Martha Sheppard2 b. c 1750
 12.Cumberland Sheppard2 b. c 1751, d. c 19 Oct 1792
 13.Ruth Sheppard2 b. c 1754
 14.Daniel Sheppard2 b. c 1756

Citations

  1. [S397] James, John, and Thomas Sheppard, p.3.
  2. [S156] Unknown author, NJ Archives Calendar of Wills, Vol. 3, p. 288. Job Shepherd, 09 Feb 1757, Salem, Salem Co., will of. Wife, Kathrine. Children--Elnathan, Job, Beelbe, Daniel, Cumberland, Rebeca, Cathrine, Martha, Kezlah and Ruth, the last six under age. Old farm in Cumberland Co.; land there adjoining Seth Brooks, inherited from brother, Joseph Shepherd; another lot in the same Co., on the North side of the main road to Cohansey Bridge, adjoining Ephraim Shepherd. Personal property. Executors--the wife and brother, Captain Benoni Dare. Witnesses--John Holme, William Crow and Agnes Gray. Proved May 14, 1757. Lib. 8, p.450.
  3. [S397] James, John, and Thomas Sheppard, pp.3, 31.

Catherine Bowen

F, d. 12 September 1814
Last Edited15 Feb 2014
Marriage*Catherine Bowen married Job Sheppard, son of John Sheppard and Mary Page
Death*12 September 1814Catherine Bowen died on 12 September 1814; Y. 
Married NameHer married name was Sheppard. 

Family

Job Sheppard b. 1706

Charles Henry Bowen1,2

M, b. 10 March 1838, d. 10 April 1916
Gravestone of Charles H. and Alice V. Bowen Overlook Cemetery, Bridgeton, NJ
Last Edited25 Nov 2007
Birth*10 March 1838Charles Henry Bowen was born on 10 March 1838 at Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.3,4,5 
He was the son of James Bennett Bowen and Mary J. Wallen.1 
Marriage*before 1870Charles Henry Bowen married Alice V. Loper before 1870 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.6 
Burial*circa 10 April 1916Charles Henry Bowen was buried circa 10 April 1916 at Overlook Cemetery, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.5 
Death*10 April 1916He died on 10 April 1916 at Cumberland Co., New Jersey, at age 78.7,5 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
28 September 1850Deerfield Twp., New JerseyCharles Henry Bowen appeared on the census of 28 September 1850 in the household of James Bennett Bowen at Deerfield Twp., New Jersey; Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana JHATZEN@aol.com).8
5 July 1870Hopewell Twp., New JerseyCharles Henry Bowen appeared on the census of 5 July 1870 at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey; Charles Bowen, 32, farmer, and wife Alice 29. Two houses down from father James B. Bowen.6
1880Hopewell Twp., New JerseyHe and Alice V. Loper appeared on the census of 1880 at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.9
June 1895Bridgeton, Ward 3, New JerseyCharles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper appeared on the census of June 1895 at Bridgeton, Ward 3, New Jersey.10
1900Bridgeton, Ward 3, New JerseyCharles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper appeared on the census of 1900 at Bridgeton, Ward 3, New Jersey.11

Family

Alice V. Loper b. circa 1841, d. September 1913
Marriage*before 1870Charles Henry Bowen married Alice V. Loper before 1870 at Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.6 
Child 1.Chester H. Bowen4 b. 30 Jul 1874

Citations

  1. [S40] 1860 US Federal Census, Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  2. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - source of middle initial.
  3. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  4. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file.
  5. [S89] Unknown author, Gravestone, observed and transcribed 7 Nov 1998. Overlook Cemetery, Bridgeton.
  6. [S52] 1870 US Federal Census Record, Hopewell Twp. residence family 81 80. Microfilm page 321 lines 28 and 29.
  7. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file - date is written in marriage column but appears likely to be date of death.
  8. [S41] 1850 US Federal Census Record, Digital microfilm M432-446, p. 226B. Deerfield Twp., Cumberland Co., NJ 28 Sep 1850. 104/114. James B. Bowen, 45, farmer, Mary, 46, Mary T.(?), 19, Albert, 15, Charles, 13, Lewis, 11, Arathins(?), 8, Caroline, 6. All children are attending school. All born in New Jersey. They live 12 doors down from David and Esther(Bowen) Padgett, the daughter of Daniel and Phebe (Ireland) Bowen. (via email from Jeanne Montana e-mail address).
  9. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, Charles H. Bowen Household. Hopewell, Cumberland, New Jersey, Family History Library Film 1254775, NA Film Number T9-0775, Page Number 308A
    Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
    Chas.H. BOWEN Self M Male W 42 NJ Farmer NJ NJ
    Alice B. BOWEN Wife M Female W 39 NJ Keeping House NJ NJ
    Chester H. BOWEN Son S Male W 5 NJ NJ NJ
    Martha A. PEA Other S Female B 12 NJ Domestic Servant --- ---.
  10. [S112] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, Charles H. Bowen household, 1895 NJ State Census, Bridgeton Ward 3, Cumberland County, Roll V227_62, page 63, family 461. Charles H. Bowen, Alice V. Bowen, Chester H. Bowen.
  11. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, Chas Bown household. 1900 US Federal Census; Bridgeton Ward 3, Cumberland, New Jersey; Roll: T623 960; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 121.
    Household Members
    Chas Bowen 62, head, b. Mch 1838, farmer
    Alise V Bowen 59, wife, b.July 1840
    Chester H Bowen 25, son, b. July 1874
    All born in NJ with both parents born in NJ.

Chester H. Bowen1

M, b. 30 July 1874
Last Edited20 Aug 2014
Birth*30 July 1874Chester H. Bowen was born on 30 July 1874 at Shiloh, Hopewell Twp., Cumberland Co., New Jersey.2,3,4 
He was the son of Charles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper.1 
Note*Used to visit with Elizabeth H. Bowen's father, Frank Bowen during her early life. Betty was unaware of their relationship.5 
Event-Misc*18 September 1918Chester H. Bowen was WWI Draft Registration on 18 September 1918 at Bridgeton, Cumberland Co., New Jersey.4 
Name Variation18 September 1918 As of 18 September 1918, Chester H. Bowen was also known as Chester Henry Bowen.4 

Census Data

DateLocationDetail
1880Hopewell Twp., New JerseyChester H. Bowen appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Charles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper at Hopewell Twp., New Jersey.2
June 1895Bridgeton, Ward 3, New JerseyChester H. Bowen appeared on the census of June 1895 in the household of Charles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper at Bridgeton, Ward 3, New Jersey.6
1900Bridgeton, Ward 3, New JerseyChester H. Bowen appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of Charles Henry Bowen and Alice V. Loper at Bridgeton, Ward 3, New Jersey.7

Citations

  1. [S187] Sheppard Papers;, Bowen file.
  2. [S43] 1880 US Federal Census Record, Charles H. Bowen Household. Hopewell, Cumberland, New Jersey, Family History Library Film 1254775, NA Film Number T9-0775, Page Number 308A
    Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
    Chas.H. BOWEN Self M Male W 42 NJ Farmer NJ NJ
    Alice B. BOWEN Wife M Female W 39 NJ Keeping House NJ NJ
    Chester H. BOWEN Son S Male W 5 NJ NJ NJ
    Martha A. PEA Other S Female B 12 NJ Domestic Servant --- ---.
  3. [S547] FamilySearch Record Search, online www.familysearch.com, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FZMK-S4V
    name: Chester Bowen
    gender: Male
    baptism/christening date:
    baptism/christening place:
    birth date: 30 Jul 1874
    birthplace: Shiloh, Hopewell Township, Cumberland, New Jersey
    death date:
    name note:
    race:
    father's name: Charles Bowen
    father's birthplace:
    father's age:
    mother's name: Alice
    mother's birthplace:
    mother's age:
    indexing project (batch) number: C05083-8
    system origin: New Jersey-EASy
    source film number: 494177
    reference number: p239 rn10
    Collection: Chester Bowen, "New Jersey, Births and Christenings, 1660-1980."
  4. [S372] Ancestry.com. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration., Name: Chester Henry Bowen City: Not Stated County: Cumberland State: New Jersey Birth Date: 30 Jul 1874 Race: White Roll: 1711993 DraftBoard: 1.
  5. [S111] Elizabeth Bowen Howey.
  6. [S112] Unknown record type, unknown location, unknown record info, Charles H. Bowen household, 1895 NJ State Census, Bridgeton Ward 3, Cumberland County, Roll V227_62, page 63, family 461. Charles H. Bowen, Alice V. Bowen, Chester H. Bowen.
  7. [S65] 1900 US Federal Census Record, Chas Bown household. 1900 US Federal Census; Bridgeton Ward 3, Cumberland, New Jersey; Roll: T623 960; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 121.
    Household Members
    Chas Bowen 62, head, b. Mch 1838, farmer
    Alise V Bowen 59, wife, b.July 1840
    Chester H Bowen 25, son, b. July 1874
    All born in NJ with both parents born in NJ.