BMDs for November 11 – 17

Sunday the 11th 1758: Mary daughter of Peleg & Mary (Woodard/Woodward) Bowe in Middletown, CT 1807: Obadiah son of Amos & Rebeckah (Etheridge) Bowe in Wells, VT 1865: Agnes daughter of Wallace & Emeline (Gates) Farnsworth in East Smithfield, PA Monday the 12th 1758: Seth son of Alexander & Prudence (Roberts) Bowe in Middletown, CT … Continue reading BMDs for November 11 – 17

BMDs for November 4 – 10

Sunday the 4th 1821: Daniel son of Daniel & Lucy (Holbrook) Bowe in Pittsfield, Vermont. Monday the 5th 1665: Mary daughter of Edward & Mary (Sanford) Turner in Middletown, Connecticut. Future wife of Samuel Bow. 1809: Susan daughter of Seth & Asenath (Corbin) Clark in New York.  Future wife of Horace Bowe. 1874: Charles son … Continue reading BMDs for November 4 – 10

BMDs for October 28th – November 3rd

Sunday the 28th 1859: Fisher son of Dawson & Catherine (Ferrall) Quaintance in Newton, Iowa.  Future husband of Ida Fuller. 1911: Ethel daughter of Elbert & Hattie (Curtis) Bowe in Huron, South Dakota Monday the 29th 1720: William son of William & Mary (Harris) Ward in Middletown, Connecticut.  Future husband of  Martha Bowe. 1832: Lois … Continue reading BMDs for October 28th – November 3rd

BMDs for October 21st – 27th

Sunday the 21st 1722: John son of John & Mary (Bow) Johnson in Middletown, Connecticut 1814: Seneca son of Edward & Peninah (Baker) Bowe in Otsego County, New York 1841: Virginia daughter of Bejamin & Lydia (Pride) Green in Mixville, New York 1859: Carrie daughter of John & Adelia (Bowe) Vivian in St. Lawrence County, New … Continue reading BMDs for October 21st – 27th

BMDs for Oct 7 – 13

Sunday the 7th 1841: Samuel son of Leverett & Sarah (Field) Bristol in Guilford, Connecticut 1892: Ramona daughter of Frederick & Della Bowe in California Monday the 8th 1863: Ernest son of Lewis & Catherine (Bow) Rosenburgh in York, New York 1930: James son of Amos & Mildra (Lewis) Baldwin in Poplar, Montana Tuesday the … Continue reading BMDs for Oct 7 – 13

Monday Musing: James Bow of Livingston Co., NY

Where in the Alexander Bow tree does James belong?  We have have few details which include his three wives, his various occupations, decent census records, and his will but not much else.  From extant records we can surmise he was born circa 1812 in Massachusetts. In 1850 he is married to his second wife and … Continue reading Monday Musing: James Bow of Livingston Co., NY

Monday Musing: Daniel Bowe of Oswego Co., NY

Where does Daniel Bowe of Hastings, Oswego Co., NY fit in?  Here's what little we know: From records we know he was born circa 1819 in Vermont, had two wives, one adopted daughter, and died in 1892. The 1850 census shows him married to a young woman named Janie. By 1860 he is married to … Continue reading Monday Musing: Daniel Bowe of Oswego Co., NY

Friday Family: John Bowe of Cook County, IL

John6 (Daniel5, Peleg4, Alexander3, Samuel2, Alexander1) Bowe is the son of Capt. Daniel Bow and his wife Mary (Gaines) Bow.  He was born in Pittsfield, Rutland Co., Vermont circa 1805 and is the last of the eight known children of Daniel and Mary (aka Molly, Polly). We first see John in Pittsfield's 1830 census just … Continue reading Friday Family: John Bowe of Cook County, IL

BMDs for Sep 2 – 8

Sunday the 2nd 1909: Mildra Josephine Lewis in LaValle, Sauk Co., WI to Lyman & Flora (Bowe) Lewis. Monday the 3rd 1740: Mary Butler in Middletown, CT to Joseph & Patience (Horton) Butler.  Mary is the wife of Stephen Bow who is the son of Alexander & Lydia (King) Bow. 1862: Lillian Noble in Delaware … Continue reading BMDs for Sep 2 – 8

Friday Family: Ralph Bowe of Hampden County, PA

Ralph7 (William6, Isaac5, Peleg4, Alexander3, Samuel2, Alexander1) Bowe was born about 18 Apr 1825 in West Springfield, Hampden County, Pennsylvania to William Smith Bowe and his wife Harriet (Ashley) Bowe.  Ralph and his older brother, Francis Ashley Bowe, were baptized on 31 Dec 1825  in West Springfield. Ralph must have received a somewhat advanced education … Continue reading Friday Family: Ralph Bowe of Hampden County, PA

BMDs for Aug 26 – Sep 1

Sunday the 26th 1826: Julia (Bowe) Holmes Edson to Asa & Sabra (Strickland) Bowe in CT. 1855: Charles Bowe to Ozais & Frances (Burford) Bowe in Kanawha County, WV. 1903: Marion (Bow) Hammond to Orrin Wright & Nellie (Garner) Bow in WI. Monday the 27th 1788: Lucy (Holbrook) Bowe wife of Daniel Bowe.  Daniel is … Continue reading BMDs for Aug 26 – Sep 1

Today’s BMD (Birth, Marriage, & Death)

1682: Daniel Deming in Middletown, CT to Johnathan & Sarah (Bow) Deming. See Daniel's baptismal record here courtesy of Godfrey Memorial Library. He is a grandson of Alexander & Sarah (Unknown) Bow. 1764: Allen Gilbert in Middletown, CT to Allen & Rebeckah (Butler) Gilbert and is a 2nd great grandson of Alexander & Rebeckah (Hughes) … Continue reading Today’s BMD (Birth, Marriage, & Death)