Lemie E. Blackburn1

#2716, b. circa 1884
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Euel E. Balkcom
Father*William H. Blackburn1 b. c 1847
Mother*Isabella Celea Johnson1 b. c 1848, d. 10 Feb 1929
Birth*circa 1884Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
(Resident) Census23 June 1900(Resident) Isabella Celea Johnson, (Head of Household) William L. Blackburn; Taylors Bridge Township, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "William L. Blackburn", head, age 27 single, farmer, renting;
"Isabella C. Blackburn", mother age 51, widowed, mother of 6 children, all living;
"James A. Blackburn", brother age 25;
"Ira Ellen Blackburn" sister age 23;
"Millie M. Blackburn" sister age 20;
"Lennie E. Blackburn" brother age 16.

The adjacent household was the family of Timothy W. Balkcom, son of Lemuel Balkcum, and his wife Ida L (Blackburn) Balkcum, probably sister of William L Blackburn.
Neighbors Merritt, Johnson, Matthis, Murphy, Livre Balkcum2 

Citations

  1. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, ED 104, Ancestry.com.

Millie Mariah Blackburn1

#2715, b. circa 1880
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Euel E. Balkcom
Father*William H. Blackburn1 b. c 1847
Mother*Isabella Celea Johnson1 b. c 1848, d. 10 Feb 1929
Birth*circa 1880Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
(Resident) Census23 June 1900(Resident) Isabella Celea Johnson, (Head of Household) William L. Blackburn; Taylors Bridge Township, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "William L. Blackburn", head, age 27 single, farmer, renting;
"Isabella C. Blackburn", mother age 51, widowed, mother of 6 children, all living;
"James A. Blackburn", brother age 25;
"Ira Ellen Blackburn" sister age 23;
"Millie M. Blackburn" sister age 20;
"Lennie E. Blackburn" brother age 16.

The adjacent household was the family of Timothy W. Balkcom, son of Lemuel Balkcum, and his wife Ida L (Blackburn) Balkcum, probably sister of William L Blackburn.
Neighbors Merritt, Johnson, Matthis, Murphy, Livre Balkcum2 

Citations

  1. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, ED 104, Ancestry.com.

William H. Blackburn1

#2401, b. circa 1847
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018

Family

Isabella Celea Johnson b. c 1848, d. 10 Feb 1929
Children 1.William L. Blackburn4 b. Jul 1872
 2.James Arcastus Blackburn4 b. c 1775
 3.Ira Ellen Blackburn4 b. c 1877
 4.Millie Mariah Blackburn4 b. c 1880
 5.Lemie E. Blackburn4 b. c 1884
Birth*circa 1847North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*circa 1869Isabella Celea Johnson; Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
ProgenyIsabella Celea Johnson; 6 children:

.................. 2 Isabella Clea Johnson
.................. + William H. Blackburn
........................ 3 William L. Blackburn
........................ 3 James Arcastus Blackburn
........................ 3 Ira Ellen Blackburn
........................ + Ira Lee Bordeaux
........................ 3 Millie Mariah Blackburn
........................ + Benajah Merritt
.............................. 4 DeLeon D. Merritt
.............................. 4 Lewis B. Merritt
.............................. 4 Sallie B. Merritt
.............................. 4 Sadie B. Merritt
.............................. 4 Macy L. Merritt
.............................. 4 Mattie Merritt
.............................. 4 Mittie B. Merritt
.............................. 4 Eastel E. Merritt
........................ 3 Lem B. Blackburn
........................ + Mollie Carter
.............................. 4 Winford Blackburn
.............................. 4 Janie B. Blackburn
.............................. 4 Lem D. Blackburn
.............................. 4 Clifton Blackburn
.............................. 4 Glenn Blackburn
.............................. 4 Alton Bryant Blackburn
........................ 3 Ida L. E. Blackburn
........................ + Timothy W. Balkcum (1846 - 1924)
.............................. 4 Cora B. Balkcum (1887 - 1967)
.............................. + Morris Henry Ezzell
.............................. 4 Henry Lamb Balkcum (1891 - )
.............................. 4 Rudolph Balkcum (1897 - )
.............................. 4 Matthew James Balkcum (1900 - )
.............................. + Nellie Roach
.............................. 4 Harmon L. Balkcum (1905 - )
.............................. 4 Ida M. Balkcum (1909 - )

These descendants not entered in this database.1 
(Resident) Census20 July 1870(Resident) Mariah Balkcum; Lisbon Township, hh#1, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Mariah Johnson" age 54, keeping house, born NC, in the household of Hiram Blackburn, with her daughter Isabella and Isabella's husband William H. Blackburn.

"Hiram Blackburn", farmer age 56, wife Barbary, and 6 children between age 10 and 24. William H. Blackburn was the oldest child at age 24, working in farm. Isabella was age 21.2 
(Head of Household) Census7 June 1880(Resident) Mariah Balkcum; Taylors Bridge, ED#211, hh#197, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Mariah Johnson", mother-in-law age 67, widowed, born NC, living in household of daughter Isabella and her husband William H. Blackburn.

Neighbors Robinson, Johnson, Bowen.3 

Citations

  1. [S341] Researcher Lisa Y. Henderson, 2009 email communications, e-mail address, reference date 2009.
  2. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Sampson County, North Carolina, Clinton Post Office, pg 1, ancestry.com img 1/35, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S12] Census, U.S. of 1880, Sampson County, North Carolina, page 23, ancestry.com img pg 23 of 34, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  4. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

William L. Blackburn1

#2578, b. July 1872
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited16 Sep 2018
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Euel E. Balkcom
Father*William H. Blackburn2 b. c 1847
Mother*Isabella Celea Johnson2 b. c 1848, d. 10 Feb 1929
Birth*July 1872Sampson County, North Carolina, USA1 
(Head of Household) Census*23 June 1900(Resident) Isabella Celea Johnson; Taylors Bridge Township, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "William L. Blackburn", head, age 27 single, farmer, renting;
"Isabella C. Blackburn", mother age 51, widowed, mother of 6 children, all living;
"James A. Blackburn", brother age 25;
"Ira Ellen Blackburn" sister age 23;
"Millie M. Blackburn" sister age 20;
"Lennie E. Blackburn" brother age 16.

The adjacent household was the family of Timothy W. Balkcom, son of Lemuel Balkcum, and his wife Ida L (Blackburn) Balkcum, probably sister of William L Blackburn.
Neighbors Merritt, Johnson, Matthis, Murphy, Livre Balkcum1 
Neighbor: Timothy W. Balkcum
Resident: James Arcastus Blackburn
Resident: Ira Ellen Blackburn
Resident: Millie Mariah Blackburn
Resident: Lemie E. Blackburn

Citations

  1. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, ED 104, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S77] Census, U.S. of 1900, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com.

Patience Blake

#1042, b. before 1723
Last Edited11 Mar 2010

Family

Baruch Balcom b. 12 Jun 1702, d. b Sep 1758
Children 1.Ichabod Balcom I+ b. 26 Jan 1740, d. 2 Jun 1789
 2.Prudence Balcom2 b. 2 Apr 1741
 3.Patience Balcom1 b. 2 Apr 1741
Birth*before 1723date guess based on marriage date 
Married Name16 December 1739Balcom1 
Marriage*16 December 1739Baruch Balcom; Attleborough, Massachusetts, USA2 
Migration*17 June 1750Baruch Balcom; Bath, Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA; per reference, "Record of a judgment against Nathan Cobb of Attleboro in favor of "Baruch Balcombe of Bath Town on Pamlico River, North Carolina" shows Baruch had moved south".3 

Citations

  1. [S121] Researcher R. Slay, Compiled Descendants of Alexander Balcom, reference date Nov 2000.
  2. [S52] Frank W. Balcomb, A First Book of the Balcombe Family (; Peabody, MA: The Fraedy Press, August 1942), Library of Congress.
  3. [S168] Dr. Hoyt M. Warren, Henry's Heritage, A History of Henry County, Alabama (P.O. Box 222, Abbeville, AL 36830: Henry County Historical Society, 1978), compiled by Mrs. Sara Newton Carroll.

Thomas Bolkum

#1012, b. between 1724 and 1766
Last Edited22 Apr 2003
Name VariationBalkcom; for sort 
Birth*between 1724 and 1766 
Cen-Head*1786NC Surry Co Census State 1784-7; Jo. Winston District, Surry County, North Carolina, USA; 1 white male 21-60, 1 white female all ages1 

Citations

  1. [S122] Alvaretta Kenan Register, State Census of NC 1784-87 (Second Edition Revised, Surry County, page 1; Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1973), Maryland Historical Society.

Eulah Bond1

#2591, b. 1878
ChartsDescendants of Hester Balkcom
Last Edited5 Jun 2016
Birth*1878age 32 on her marriage in 19102,1 
Married Name1910Balkcom3,1 
Name VariationBalkcum 
Marriage*9 November 1910John Albert Balkcum; Pender County, North Carolina, USA; from researcher Henderson:
"+ John A. Balkcum married (1) A. Emmeline Lawrence and (2) Eula J. Bond, and had a son by Forthly Lawrence (according to a descendant). His known children:
[By Emmeline]
William Allen Balkcum 1873-1929
LILLIE BALKCUM b ca 1874 [Lillie Balkcum, 11/3/1872-12/10/1929, daughter of James (sic) Balkcum & Emeline Lawrence, wife of Livie L. Balkcum]
ERASTUS BALKCUM 1876-1950 [Erastus Balkcum, 1/23/1876-10/10/1950, son of John A. Balkcum & Emeline Lawrence]
THEODOSIA BERTHA BALKCUM 1877-1942 [Bertha Balkcum Robinson, d. 10/1/1942, age 60, daughter of J.A. Balkcum & Emaline Lawrence, wife of Abner M. Robinson,]
[By Forthly]
King Solomon Balkcum (1881-1962)
[By Eula]
John Elmo Balkcum (1912- )
Elvin Odell Bakcum (1917- )"3,1,2 
Progeny*1912John Albert Balkcum; John Elmo Balkcum (1912 - )
Elvin Odell Balkcum (1917- )4 

Citations

  1. [S342] Ancestry.com. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975 [database on-line]. Provo, UT , North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, John Albert Balkcum, Sampson County. Hereinafter cited as North Carolina State Board of Health Death Certificates.
  2. [S432] North Carolina Marriage Records 1741-2011, Eula Bond, age 32, to John A. Balkcum online at ancestry.com, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
  3. [S341] Researcher Lisa Y. Henderson, 2009 email communications, e-mail address, reference date 2009.
  4. [S341] Researcher Lisa Y. Henderson, e-mail address.

Sarah Boring1

#2122, b. before 1772
Last Edited20 Dec 2004
Birth*before 17721 
Marriage22 December 1788Robert Baldwin; Greene County, Georgia, USA2,1 
Married Name22 December 1788Baldwin2,1 

Citations

  1. [S180] Frances T. Ingmire, compiler, Georgia Marriage Records (St. Louis, Mo. (10166 Clairmont Dr., St. Louis 63136): n.pub., c1985), Greene County 1788-1875. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Marriage Records.
  2. [S127] Virginia and Ralph Wood, compiler, Georgia Land Lottery 1805 (n.p.: Greenwood Press, 1964), Table "Family Heads 1805 Georgia". Hereinafter cited as Georgia Land Lottery 1805.

Nancy Boswell1,2

#1007, b. circa 1820, d. circa 1870
Last Edited12 May 2012

Family

James Whitfield Balkum b. c 1828, d. 14 May 1888
Marriage*25 March 1847James Whitfield Balkum; Henry County, Alabama, USA; Nancy (Boswell) Thompson was the widow of a wealthy landowner, Albert Thompson, who had lived in north Henry County and Barbour County. She was between seven and twelve years older than James W. depending on which birthdate is accurate for him.1,2,4,3 
Children 1.Georgia Ann Balkcom b. 14 May 1854, d. 5 Nov 1930
 2.Martha E. "Mattie" Balkcom b. 14 Jun 1859, d. 26 Feb 1908
 3.James A. Balkcom7 b. 29 Nov 1864, d. 9 May 1899
Birth*circa 1820South Carolina, USA1,2 
Married Namebefore 1847Thompson3 
Married Name25 March 1847Balkum1,2,4,3 
Married Name25 March 1847Balkcom1,2 
Marriage*25 March 1847James Whitfield Balkum; Henry County, Alabama, USA; Nancy (Boswell) Thompson was the widow of a wealthy landowner, Albert Thompson, who had lived in north Henry County and Barbour County. She was between seven and twelve years older than James W. depending on which birthdate is accurate for him.1,2,4,3 
Census*18 October 1850(Head of Household) James Whitfield Balkum; Southern District, Henry County, Alabama, USA; "J.W. Balkom", a 23 year old male farmer, born in Alabama. He is living with his wife, Nancy and his brother, Lemon. His land is valued at $800. Rosier Branan and family are in nearby household, suggesting possible kinship with James E. Balkcom. In household:
"Nancy", age 30, born South Carolina;
"Lemon Balkom", male age 17, farmer, born Alabama.5 
Resident: Lemon Balkum
Census19 August 1860(Head of Household) James Whitfield Balkum; Lawrenceville Beat #11 hh906, Henry County, Alabama, USA; James Whitfield, male age 28, farmer, $7250 real estate, $28,900 personal, born Alabama;
wife Nancy, age 40, born in SC;
children Georgia Ann, female age 6, born Alabama, and Martha E., female age 2, born Alabama;
brother Alexander, male age 21, overseer, $960 personal;
C. C. Pitts, male age 12, born Georgia, assets $400.6 
Resident: Georgia Ann Balkcom
Resident: Martha E. "Mattie" Balkcom
Resident: Alexander Balkcom
Death*circa 1870Lawrenceville, Henry County, Alabama, USA2,3 
Witness: James Whitfield Balkum

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Henry County, Alabama, p. 426B
    Online at ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/al/henry/census/1850/, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S121] Researcher R. Slay, Compiled Descendants of Alexander Balcom, reference date Nov 2000.
  3. [S226] Mrs. Marvin Scott, History of Henry County, Alabama (, page 155; Pensacola, FL: Frank R. Parkhurst & Son Printing, 1961).
  4. [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.
  5. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Henry County, Alabama, p. 428B, image 105 at ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.
  6. [S13] Census, U.S. of 1860, Henry County, Alabama, p. 133
    Online at Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  7. [S11] Census, U.S. of 1870, Henry County AL pg 413 image pg 279, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.

Aaron Bowen

#2492, b. say 1764
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*say 1764Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; identified in 1786 as white male under 21 or over 60.1 
Cen-Head*April 1786Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Aaron Bowen", head, as one of two males under 21 or over 60, and 1 female. Assume for now that this is a young family and Aaron is under 21.1 

Citations

  1. [S122] Alvaretta Kenan Register, State Census of NC 1784-87 (Second Edition Revised, Capt. Kenan's District, Duplin County; Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1973), Maryland Historical Society.

Amelia Bowen1

#2531, b. 4 March 1763
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Father*Clifton Bowen Jr.1 b. 1735, d. 1793
Mother*Martha Harris1 b. s 1740
Birth*4 March 1763Duplin County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*say 1790married David Luke Prigden1 

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.

Andrew Bowen1

#2543, b. circa 1834
Last Edited31 Oct 2015
Mother*Eliza Cameron1 b. c 1812
Birth*circa 1834Tattnall County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

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

Benjamin Bowen1

#2545, b. circa 1840
Last Edited31 Oct 2015
Mother*Eliza Cameron1 b. c 1812
Birth*circa 1840Tattnall County, Georgia, USA1 

Citations

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

Clifton Bowen Jr.1

#2529, b. 1735, d. 1793
Last Edited24 Jul 2016

Family

Martha Harris b. s 1740
Children 1.Elijah E. Bowen+2 b. c 1758, d. 31 Dec 1837
 2.Amelia Bowen1 b. 4 Mar 1763
 3.Levi Bowen1 b. 1765
 4.Mark Bowen1 b. bt 1766 - 1784
 5.Stephen Bowen1 b. 1767, d. 10 Nov 1838
 6.John Bowen1 b. 1770
 7.Mary Bowen1 b. 1773, d. 1840
Birth*1735Duplin County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*say 1755Martha Harris; date estimated from children birth dates1 
Migration*between 1783 and 1784Martha Harris; Effingham County, Georgia, USA; sold his land in North Carolina and purchased land in Effingham County.1 
Death*1793Effingham County, Georgia, USA; death 3 August, 1789 in Bulloch County Georgia, per researcher Kenneth Bowen. However, the Bowen book states that Martha, his widow, applied in Screven County, Georgia for administration of his estate on August 16, 1794, lending more credence to a 1793 death date.1 

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.
  2. [S421] U.S. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900, Elijah Bowen, online at ancestry.com.

Daniel Bowen

#2491, b. between 1811 and 1820
Last Edited25 Feb 2015
Death*
Birth*between 1811 and 1820 
Census*1840Thomasville, Thomas, Georgia, USA; Unknown GEDCOM info: proven 'Daniel Bowen' head, male 20-29 engaged in farming, female 20-29. Census image page 5. Neighbors Hillary Murphy (pg 7) and many Aldermans.1 

Citations

  1. [S415] Unknown author, 1840 U.S. Census, Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, population schedule, , ; digital images, Ancestry.com (: accessed ). (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Daniel Bowen1

#2494, b. circa 1813
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*circa 18131 
Census*1850Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Daniel Bowen", head age 37, cooper, one slave;
"Susan" age 30;
"Ann" age 9;
"Daniel" age 4;
"Washington", white male age 21;
"William", age 20, laborer.1 
(Neighbor) Census13 August 1850(Head of Household) William Johnson Jr.; Southern District, hh92, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA; "Will Johnson Jr", head, age 35, occupation cooper, born NC, read/write no,
"Mariah Johnson", age 36, born NC, read/write no,
"James Johnson", age 11, born NC,
"Mary Johnson", age 8, born NC,
"Josiah Johnson", age 6, born NC,
"Susan Johnson", age 4, born NC,
"Celea Johnson", age 2, born NC.2 

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Southern District, Sampson County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S14] Census, U.S. of 1850, Sampson County, North Carolina, pg 866, ancestry.com img 14 of 83, Ancestry.com.

Daniel Bowen1

#2495, b. between 1726 and 1765
Last Edited6 Oct 2015
Birth*between 1726 and 1765identified in 1786 census as between 21 and 601 
Cen-Head*April 1786Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Daniel Bowen" head age between 21-60, with 5 males ages under 21 or over 60, and 4 females. Others in this district included John Goff, John Bryan, Timothy Murphy, Jacob Wells, David Alderman, and a couple of Merritts. All except the Merritts were associated with the Balkcoms of southeast Duplin County so this district was likely the southeast corner.1 

Citations

  1. [S122] Alvaretta Kenan Register, State Census of NC 1784-87 (Second Edition Revised, Capt. Stallin's District, Duplin County; Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1973), Maryland Historical Society.

Dann Bowen

#2478, b. before 1774, d. say 1850
Last Edited10 Mar 2015
Birth*before 1774 
Census*1790Duplin, North Carolina, USA; Unknown GEDCOM info: proven 'Dann Bowan' 2-2-4, 2 males 16+, 2 u16, 4 females. Image page 7. William Murphy adjacent.1 
Death*say 1850 

Citations

  1. [S405] Unknown author, 1790 U. S Census, Duplin County, North Carolina, , , ; , . (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).

Dindel Bowen

#2483, b. between 1784 and 1794, d. say 1870
Last Edited23 Oct 2015
Birth*between 1784 and 1794 
Census*1810Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; 'Dindel Bowen', head, male age 16-26, females 1 u10, 1 16-26. Census image page 48. Neighbor Elijah Bowen.1 
Death*say 1870 

Citations

  1. [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).

Edward Bowen

#2480, b. between 1766 and 1770, d. circa 1836
Last Edited23 Jul 2016
Birth*between 1766 and 17701,2 
Cen-Head*1800Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Edward Bowen", head, 1 male u10, 2 26-44, 2 females u 10, 1 26-44. Census image page 11. Nearby were Sarah Bowen and William Bowen. John Balkcom and Timothy Murphy were on page 24.3 
Tax List*1806Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; Bowens appearing on the tax list:

Edward Bowen 165 acres, 1 poll
Elijah Bowen 256 acres, no polls
Joshua Bowen 0 acres, 1 poll
Mark Bowen 125 acres, 1 poll
Sarah Bowen 100 acres, no polls

and Hester Balcomb 450 acres, no polls4 
Cen-Head1810Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; "Edwd Bowen", head, males 1 u10, 1 16-26, 1 26-44 (Edward), females 1 16-26. Census image page 28. Neighbor Hester Balkcom is on page 27.2 
Neighbor: Hester Balkcum
(Neighbor) Census1820(Resident) Hester (?), (Enumerator) US 1820 Census; Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; female of Hester Balkcum'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 
Census7 August 1820Duplin 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 
Neighbor: Lewis Bowen
Neighbor: William Balkcom
Census1830Telfair County, Georgia, USA; "Edward Bowen", head:

Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1:
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 6
Total Free White Persons: 8
Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 87 
Death*circa 1836Telfair County, Georgia, USA; Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery
Rhine
Dodge County, Georgia.

Tombstone Inscription:
"In Memory of Edward Bowen and his Wife
Parents of Enoch Bowen
He died in 1836"
Based on the inscription, this tombstone may have been erected some time after Edward's death, with the possibility that Edward is not buried at this location.8 

Citations

  1. [S241] Census, U.S. of 1830, Telfair County, Georgia, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  2. [S172] Census, U.S. of 1810, Duplin County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S118] Census, U.S. of 1800, Duplin County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah.
  4. [S263] List of Taxables for Duplin County North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
  5. [S144] Census, U.S. of 1820, Duplin County, NC, Maryland Historical Society.
  6. [S144] Census, U.S. of 1820, Duplin County, North Carolina.
  7. [S241] Census, U.S. of 1830, Duplin County, North Carolina, Ancestry.com.
  8. [S391] Find A Grave Website, http://www.findagrave.com, Edward Bowen. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave Website.