Levi Bowen1

#2532, b. 1765
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Father*Clifton Bowen Jr.1 b. 1735, d. 1793
Mother*Martha Harris1 b. s 1740
Birth*1765Duplin County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*say 1785married Phoebe Williams1 

Citations

  1. [S420] Shirley Bowen Elder, compiler, My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections (Raleigh, North Carolina: Self Published, Second Edition, 1995). Hereinafter cited as My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections.

Lewis Bowen1

#2486, b. between 1791 and 1794
Last Edited25 Jan 2017
Birth*between 1791 and 17942,3,1 
Military*1814Duplin, North Carolina, USA; War of 1812: 'Lewis Bowen', Third Regiment 9th Company (Duplin County).4 
(Neighbor) Census1820Hester (?), US 1820 Census; Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; female of Hester's approximate age was counted in the household of William Balkcom, who may have been Hester's son from before her marriage to John Balkcom (deceased), or he may be Wiley Balkcom, John's son.5 
(Neighbor) Census7 August 1820Edward Bowen; Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Edward Bowen", head, males 2 u10, 1 10-15, 1 45+ (Edward), females 2 u10, 1 16-25, 1 26-44, 2 engaged in agriculture. Census image page 23. Neighbors Daniel Murphy (pg 23), William Balkcom (pg 22), Lewis Bowen (pg 22).6 
Cen-Head*7 August 1820Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "'Lewis Bowen", head: males 2 u10, 1 26-44, females 3 u10, 1 10-15, 1 26-44; 1 engaged in agriculture. Census image page 22. Neighbors William Balkcom adjacent, Daniel Merritt, Edward Bowen (pg 23). Note there is a Lewis Bowen counted in Sampson County,different family according to household composition.2 
Neighbor: William Balkcom
Cen-Head1830Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "'Lewis Bowen", head. Males 2 u5, 1 5-9, 1 10-14, 1 30-39 (Lewis); females 1 5-9, 1 10-14, 1 20-29. Census image page 23. Neighbors Wiley Balkcom, Daniel Murphy, and Polly Murphy.3 
Neighbor: Wiley Balkcom

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S410] Unknown author, 1820 U.S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S412] Unknown author, 1830 U.S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S413] Unknown author, North Carolina Adjutant-General's Dept, Muster Rolls of the Soldiers of the War of 1812: Detached from the Militia of North Carolina in 1812 and 1814 (N.p.: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1926), . (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  5. [S144] Census, U.S. of 1820, Duplin County, NC, Maryland Historical Society.
  6. [S144] Census, U.S. of 1820, Duplin County, North Carolina.

Lewis Bowen1

#2487, b. circa 1787
Last Edited25 Jan 2017
Birth*circa 17872 
(Witness) Will18 August 1819Nathial Merritt; Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; see attached copy. In his will, Nathial names sons Gabriel and Patrick, and daughters Treecy Merritt, Unity Merritt, and Ann Merritt. Son Patrick and friend John Bryan were named executors. Witnessed by John Bryan, David S. Merritt, and Lewis Bowen.3
Cen-Head*7 August 1820Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Lewis Bowen", males 2 u10, 1 10-15, 1 26-44 (Lewis), females 1 u10, 1 10-15, 1 26-44, 2 people engaged in agriculture. Census image page 1 of 3. In neighborhood with Balkcoms and many Merritts.4 
Census1850Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Lewis Bowen", head, age 63, laborer;
"Margaret" age 55;
"Durham" male age 22, laborer;
"Washington" male age 20, laborer;
"Margaret" age 16;
"M. Gordon" male age 9.2 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Southern District, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S418] Record of Wills, 1782-1965, Sampson County, North Carolina, Will of Nathial Merritt, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  4. [S414] Unknown author, 1820 U.S. Census, Sampson County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Lewis Bowen1

#2616, b. circa 1815
Last Edited25 Jan 2017
Name VariationBoring; "Lewis Boring" in the census1 
Birth*circa 1815Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
Census*16 December 1850Baker County, Georgia, USA; "Lewis Boring", male age 35, farmer, born Sampson County, North Carolina, no others in household.1 
Neighbor: Sarah (?)
Neighbor: Jacob Henry Merritt
Neighbor: Garrison Merritt

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Third District, Baker County, Georgia, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Littleton Bowen1

#2544, b. circa 1836
Last Edited31 Oct 2015
Mother*Eliza Cameron1 b. c 1812
Birth*circa 1836Tattnall County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Division 79, Tattnall County, Georgia, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Luke Bowen1

#2475, b. before 1774, d. 15 January 1829
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*before 1774Unknown GEDCOM info: proven2,1 
Census*1790Duplin, North Carolina, USA; Unknown GEDCOM info: proven 'Luke Bowen', 1 white male over 16 (Luke), 1 under 16, 2 white females. Census image page 6, near Elisha Bowen.2,1 
Death*15 January 1829New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA; abstract from The Carolina Observer: "D In this town on Monday, Mr. Luke Bowen, one of the oldest citizens of the place". "this town" probably referred to Fayetteville, NC, the home of this newspaper.3 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S405] Unknown author, 1790 U. S Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, , , ; , . (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S417] Bessie R. Hubbard, compiler, Marriage and Death Notices 1816-1840 Abstracted from the Fayetteville Observer and Predecessor Papers (Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina: self published, 1991), January 15, 1829. Hereinafter cited as Marriage and Death Notices, The Carolina Observer Newspaper.

Mark Bowen1

#2485, b. between 1766 and 1784
Last Edited31 Oct 2015
Father*Clifton Bowen Jr.2 b. 1735, d. 1793
Mother*Martha Harris2 b. s 1740
Birth*between 1766 and 1784birth about 1760 per Bowen book. Possibly more than one Mark Bowen in Duplin.3,2 
Land*April 1784Effingham County, Georgia, USA; had land platted, at the same time as his father Clifton moved to Effingham County.4 
Marriage*say 1790married Nancy Brown2 
Cen-Head*1810Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Mark Bowin", head, males 1 u 10, 1 26-44, females 2 u10, 2 10-16, 1 26-44. Census image page 32. Hester Balkcom on page 28.3 
Cen-Head1830Bulloch County, Georgia, USA; "Mark Bowen" head, age 60-70, females 1 20-30, 1 u5. Census page 9. Penelope Bowen age 40-49 w/family and slaves was on page 17. Hezekiah Bowen age 30-40 and small family were also in the county.5 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S420] Shirley Bowen Elder, compiler, My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections (Raleigh, North Carolina: Self Published, Second Edition, 1995). Hereinafter cited as My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections.
  3. [S407] Unknown author, 1810 U.S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  4. [S422] Researcher Kenneth Bowen.
  5. [S241] Census, U.S. of 1830, Bulloch County, Georgia, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Mary Bowen1

#2535, b. 1773, d. 1840
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Father*Clifton Bowen Jr.1 b. 1735, d. 1793
Mother*Martha Harris1 b. s 1740
Birth*1773Duplin County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*say 1790married Daniel Hendrick1 
Death*1840Screven County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S420] Shirley Bowen Elder, compiler, My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections (Raleigh, North Carolina: Self Published, Second Edition, 1995). Hereinafter cited as My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections.

Mily Bowen1

#2547, b. circa 1845
Last Edited31 Oct 2015
Mother*Eliza Cameron1 b. c 1812
Birth*circa 1845Tattnall County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Division 79, Tattnall County, Georgia, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Polly Bowen1

#2484, b. between 1784 and 1794
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Birth*between 1784 and 17942,1 
Cen-Head*1810Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; 'Polly Bowen' female 16-26, male 16-26. Census image page 37. Neighbor Daniel Murphy.2 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S407] Unknown author, 1810 U.S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Sarah Bowen1

#2479, b. before 1756, d. say 1830
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Birth*before 17561 
Census*1800Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; 'Sarah Bowen', head, female 45+, with females 1 10-15, 1 16-25, 1 other free person.
Census image page 10.2 
Death*say 18301 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S406] Unknown author, 1800 U. S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Sarah Bowen1

#2505, b. between 1775 and 1794
Last Edited14 Oct 2015
Birth*between 1775 and 17941 
Cen-Head*1820Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Sarah Bowen", head: females 2 16-26, 1 26-45 (Sarah); males 1 u10, 2 16-18. Neighbors on same page Daniel Murphy, William Johnson.1 

Citations

  1. [S144] Census, U.S. of 1820, Duplin County, NC ancestry.com image pg 20, Maryland Historical Society.

Silas Bowen1

#2489, b. between 1781 and 1790
Last Edited24 Oct 2015
Birth*between 1781 and 17901 
Cen-Head*1830Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; 'Silas Bowen', head, male 40-49, females 1 15-19, 1 40-49. Census image page 7.2 

Citations

  1. [S404] Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersJ-XuserDocumentsTempRMBowenExport-to-tmg-ansi.ged imported on 2015/10/06 at 15:13:18. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S412] Unknown author, 1830 U.S. Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Stephen Bowen1

#2533, b. 1767, d. 10 November 1838
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Father*Clifton Bowen Jr.1 b. 1735, d. 1793
Mother*Martha Harris1 b. s 1740
Birth*1767North Carolina, USA1 
Death*10 November 18381 

Citations

  1. [S420] Shirley Bowen Elder, compiler, My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections (Raleigh, North Carolina: Self Published, Second Edition, 1995). Hereinafter cited as My Bowen, Barton, Harris, Scott, Hendon, Cranford Family Connections.

James Riley Box

#1610, b. before 1845
Last Edited20 Oct 2002
Birth*before 1845date guess based on marriage date 
Marriage*17 January 1860Sarah Ann "Nancy" Balkcom; Henry County, Alabama, USA1,2 

Citations

  1. [S167] Civil War Company Rosters, 6 AL Infantry Regiment Co B, Henry Grays per Jeffrey Palmer e-mail address.
  2. [S153] Marriage Records of Henry County, Ala., 1822-1868, Courthouse Henry County Alabama, Henry County, Alabama, USA. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Records of Henry County, Ala., 1822-1868.

Angelina Boyd1

#2065, b. before 1840, d. 1881
Last Edited1 Aug 2004
Birth*before 1840date guessed based on marriage date1 
Married Name15 December 1857Balkcom1 
Marriage*15 December 1857Allen Balkcom; Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA1 
Death*1881Alabama, USA; wagon accident1 

Citations

  1. [S295] Researcher Johnnie Tate, e-mail message May 2004, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/t/a/t/Johnnie-T-Tate/index.html, e-mail address.

Sarah H. Boyd1

#952, b. after 1735
Last Edited2 May 2008

Family

Ichabod Balcom I b. 26 Jan 1740, d. 2 Jun 1789
Children 1.John Balkcom+9 b. bt 1755 - 1774, d. 1803
 2.Alexander Balkcom III+ b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. 1852
 3.Ichabod Balkcom II+1 b. 1772, d. a 1860
 4.Sarah Balcom9 b. c 1775
Birth*after 1735date guess based on children birth 
Married NameBalcom1,2 
Marriage*Ichabod Balcom I; Bath, Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA3,4,5 
Cen-Head*1790Edgecombe County, North Carolina, USA; "Sarah Balcom", age over 16, with 2 females under 166,7 
Event*30 November 1792Edgecombe County, North Carolina, USA; listed as insolvent, with 100 acres, for 1791 in court minutes8 

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry Web Site, www.ancestry.com, Edmund West, comp. Gene Pool Individaul Records. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry Web Site.
  2. [S46] Jr. Banks McLaurin, Charles Van Baucom and Louanna M. Bawcom, compiler, The Baucom Families in the United States (Baucum, Bawcom, Baughcom, Balcombe, Balcom, Balkcom, etc.) (Lake Village, AR: Burney Bawcom, 1978). Hereinafter cited as Baucom Family Book.
  3. [S41] Ancestry Web Site, www.ancestry.com, Edmund West, comp. Gene Pool Individual Records. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000.
  4. [S46] Jr. Banks McLaurin, Charles Van Baucom and Louanna M. Bawcom, Baucom Family Book, 1978, Lists only first name Sarah.
  5. [S124] Researcher Carl B. Balkcom, http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/b/a/l/Carl-B-Balkcom/index.html
  6. [S46] Jr. Banks McLaurin, Charles Van Baucom and Louanna M. Bawcom, Baucom Family Book, 1978, Line A-067-aea.
  7. [S173] Census, U.S. of 1790, Edgecombe County, NC, page 402, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  8. [S257] Marvin K. Dorman Jr., Edgecombe County North Carolina Abstracts of Court Minutes 1744-1746, 1757-1794 (; Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Hutchinson-Allgood Printing Co, Inc., 1968), State Library of North Carolina.
  9. [S121] Researcher R. Slay, Compiled Descendants of Alexander Balcom, reference date Nov 2000.

Sally Brackin1

#2344, b. say 1860
Last Edited15 Apr 2008
Birth*say 18601 
Married Nameafter 1880Preston1 
Marriage*after 1880William W. Preston1 

Citations

  1. [S334] Researcher F. L. Preston (citing Peggy Mayville as his source), http://people.consolidated.net/fpreston/gadavid.htm, reference date 4/13/2007.

Samuel Branham1

#2038, b. between 1756 and 1774, d. say 1809
Last Edited28 Apr 2008
Birth*between 1756 and 17741 
Comment*Rosa Brannon; possible husband of Rosanna, but Samuel had no adult females in household in 1800. 1800 Federal Census male hoh in Kershaw, Darlington, Sumter counties consist of only Samuel, Isaac, Andrew Brannon (Branham). 
Name VariationBrannon; for sort purposes only 
Cen-Head*1800SC Darlington Co Census 1800; Darlington County, South Carolina, USA; male age 26-44. with two boys under age 10, 1 girl under 10, one 10-15, and no adult females. Rachel Galloway appeared two census pages away.1 
Death*say 1809date a guess, not found in Darlington County Census in 1810.1 

Citations

  1. [S118] Census, U.S. of 1800, Darlington County, SC. Ancestry page 15, stamped page 426, microfilm page 142, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Adam Brannon

#965, b. circa 1823
Last Edited31 Dec 2001
Birth*circa 1823North Carolina, USA 
Marriage*Rebecca (?)1 
Cen-Head*18 November 1850AL Dale Co Census 1850; Southern Division, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 37, a farmer, born in North Carolina, real estate assets $200., not reading or writing.1 
Witness: Rebecca (?)
Witness: Josiah Garner
(Witness) Cen-Enum18 November 1850Rebecca (?), AL Dale Co Census 1850; Southern Division, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 37, born in North Carolina.1 
(Witness) Cen-Enum18 November 1850Josiah Garner, AL Dale Co Census 1850; Southern Division, Dale County, Alabama, USA; age 14, living in household with Adam and Rebecca Brannan.1 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Dale County, AL, page 199B, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.