Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John A. Bowie

Male - Aft 1847


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  • Name John A. Bowie 
    Born Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1847  Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I104748  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2019 

    Father Abraham Bowie,   b. Bef 1763, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1847, Durham Parish, Charles County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 84 years) 
    Family ID F40873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • === Research Notes from Linda Reno
      3/11/1826, Baltimore Patriot: An act to change the names of John A. Johnson, Hezekiah Johnson, Zachariah Johnson, Uriah Johnson and Catherine Johnson to John A. Bowie, Hezekiah Bowie, Zachariah Bowie, Uriah Bowie and Catherine Bowie (of Charles County). List of Laws Made and Passed by the Legislature of Maryland at December Session, 1825
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 437.
      Abraham Bowie, Will, January 10, 1846; July 21, 1847
      I, Abraham Bowie of CC, being sick and weak in body, but of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding;
      To granddaughter Elizabeth Bowie, a lot that had a house on it lying below a ditch and the school lot this granddaughter, a daughter of John A. Bowie.
      To granddaughter Jane C. Bowie, daughter of Zachariah Bowie, 1/3 of the property I bought of Zachariah Bowie which are on record in land office, the other 2/3 to the other children. I appoint Zachariah Bowie agent for them till they come to age.
      To John A. Bowie, Zachariah Bowie and (U?)riah Bowie, a part of two tracts of land called "Ashbrooks Rest" and "Senas Delight".
      To Sarah Ann Johnson, Mary Ann Ratcliff and Catharine Goley, whatever money or personal property I am possessed of equally between the three named women.
      Executor: John A. Bowie
      Signed: January 10, 1846 Abraham Bowie
      Wit: Verlinda A. Welch, Mary B. Franklin, Mary J.E. Franklin, Edward Welch

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