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Obadiah Bowen

Male Abt 1628 - 1710  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Obadiah Bowen 
    Born Abt 1628  Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Proprietor 1667  Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Married Abt 1680  Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Offices Held 1681  Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion say 1685 
    Died 10 Sep 1710  Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Probate/Proved 14 Oct 1710  Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Siblings 8 Siblings 
    Person ID I20862 
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2019 

    Father Richard Bowen,   b. Abt 1594, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 4 Feb 1674, Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother unknown wife 
    Family ID F912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marriage: Early sources have incorrectly identified Mary as Mary Clifton. There is no evidence of this, and a review of the records of the Clifton family shows no Mary who could be the wife of Obediah. [3]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1628 - Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProprietor - 1667 - Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1680 - Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1681 - Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Sep 1710 - Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 14 Oct 1710 - Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1345] Bowen, Richard LaBaron Jr. "The Ancestry, Wives, and Children of Richard Bowen of Weymouth and Rehoboth, Massachusetts", (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume 76, number 4, October 2001).

    2. [S1404] Riley, Henry, Letter: 1994-03-27 to Jane Mullins, (Letter to Jane Mullins, 27 March 1994), Tertiary Source.

    3. [S1405] Saxbe, William B. "New Old Information about the Family of Richard Bowen of Rehoboth, Massachusetts" , (New Haven, Connecticut: The American Genealogist, volume 84, January 2010).