John Bowen sen.

1777 - 1832


Biography

The Bowen family had been resident in Barbados since the C17th.

Father of Israel Bowen (q.v.). Deceased by the time of the Barbados Slave Register, 1832.

Sources

T71/548, pp. 319-20; W. L. McKinstry, ‘Bowen of Barbados’, Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, VIII (1941), 47-66; repr. in James C. Brandow (comp.), Genealogies of Barbados families: from Caribbeana and the Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society (Baltimore, 1983), pp. 186-205 for the family history.


Further Information

Spouse
Mary Campbell Archer (m. 1798)
Children
2 sons and 1 daughter: John (1799-1840); Susannah Boyce (1801- ); Israel (1802-1880)

Relationships (1)

Father → Son