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Descendants of Miles Bowman

 

Generation No. 1

 

1. Miles1 Bowman was born June 15, 1832, and died March 25, 1916. He married Thirza Amanda Sherrill, daughter of David Sherrill and Thirza Litton. She was born June 25, 1841, and died July 23, 1912.

More About Miles Bowman:

Burial: Antioch Baptist Church Cem, Alexander County, Taylorsville, N. C.

More About Thirza Amanda Sherrill:

Burial: Antioch Baptist Church Cem, Alexander County, Taylorsville, N. C.

 

Children of Miles Bowman and Thirza Sherrill are:

2 i. Richard Columbus2 Bowman, born October 26, 1859.

3 ii. Cornelia Ann Josephine Bowman, born January 04, 1862.

4 iii. Sarah Isabella Bowman, born September 09, 1865.

5 iv. Robert Kelly Bowman, born July 23, 1868.

6 v. Clara Jane Charlotte Bowman, born April 30, 1871. She married .Fox.

+ 7 vi. Minnie Julia Annette Bowman, born November 25, 1874; died August 12, 1949.

8 vii. Augustus Worth Bowman, born June 09, 1877.

+ 9 viii. Walter Otis Bowman, born September 28, 1881 in Alexander County, N.C.; died December 24, 1961 in Taylorsville, N.C. Alexander County..( at home).

 

Generation No. 2

 

7. Minnie Julia Annette2 Bowman (Miles1) was born November 25, 1874, and died August 12, 1949. She married Daniel S. Green Marshall October 05, 1894, son of William Marshall and Frances Payne. He was born August 05, 1873, and died July 04, 1922 in Granite Falls, Caldwell County, North Carolina ..7 p.m..

More About Minnie Julia Annette Bowman:

Burial: Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

Notes for Daniel S. Green Marshall:

Died from gunshot

More About Daniel S. Green Marshall:

Burial: Grace Chapel Methodist Cem.

More About Daniel Marshall and Minnie Bowman:

Marriage: October 05, 1894

 

Children of Minnie Bowman and Daniel Marshall are:

+ 10 i. Bessie Victoria3 Marshall, born January 14, 1895; died August 22, 1953.

+ 11 ii. Roscoe Fred Marshall, born July 16, 1897; died January 15, 1979.

+ 12 iii. Bonnie Lee Rebecca Marshall, born July 26, 1912 in Caldwell County , North Carolina; died October 16, 1974 in Granite Falls, Caldwell County, North Carolina ..at home.

 

9. Walter Otis2 Bowman (Miles1) was born September 28, 1881 in Alexander County, N.C., and died December 24, 1961 in Taylorsville, N.C. Alexander County..( at home). He married Vella Echerd. She was born March 17, 1888 in Alexander County, N.C., and died June 11, 1975 in Charlotte, N.C..

Notes for Walter Otis Bowman:

6 other daughters: Mrs. P.H.Mendel, of Coral Gables,Fla., Mrs.W.H.Adams, of Maiden,N.C.,

Mrs.Herman Owens, of Washington,D.C., Mrs. Howard Chapman, of Charlotte,N.C., Mrs. Kendell

Lackey,of Charlotte,N.C., Mrs. Glenn Lackey of Hiddenite,N.C.

12 Grandchildren, and 3 Great Grandchildren.

Hazel is 1 of the above,

Also proceeded in death by daughter Helen Goodnight

More About Walter Otis Bowman:

Burial: December 27, 1961, Taylorsville ( services were at 1st Baptist Church) at 2:00 p.m.

Notes for Vella Echerd:

See Walter O. Bowman for names of 7 daughters.

2 of the sisters of Vella are Mrs. W.J. Stevenson of Hickory, N.C. , Mrs. Jenna Thurston of

Taylorsville, N.C.,

More About Vella Echerd:

Burial: June 13, 1975, Taylorsville City Cem. Taylorsville, N.C... Alexander County

 

Children of Walter Bowman and Vella Echerd are:

13 i. Helen3 Bowman. She married ..... Goodnight.

14 ii. Hazel Bowman. She married W.H. Adams.

15 iii. Rachel Bowman. She married P.H. Mendel.

16 iv. Eupha Bowman. She married Herman Owens.

17 v. Mabel Bowman. She married Howard Chapman.

18 vi. Rosada Bowman. She married ..Lackey.

19 vii. Evelyn Bowman. She married ..Lackey.

 

Generation No. 3

 

10. Bessie Victoria3 Marshall (Minnie Julia Annette2 Bowman, Miles1) was born January 14, 1895, and died August 22, 1953. She married (1) --------. She married (2) Cecil Colbert Williams.

More About Bessie Victoria Marshall:

Burial: Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

 

Child of Bessie Marshall and -------- is:

+ 20 i. Cecil Bradshaw4 Marshall, born April 30, 1916; died July 06, 1987.

 

Child of Bessie Marshall and Cecil Williams is:

+ 21 i. Fritz Newland4 Williams, born March 02, 1925; died January 21, 1997.

 

11. Roscoe Fred3 Marshall (Minnie Julia Annette2 Bowman, Miles1) was born July 16, 1897, and died January 15, 1979. He married Mary Catherine Williams, daughter of Webb Williams and Ida West. She was born May 04, 1902, and died July 20, 1968.

Notes for Roscoe Fred Marshall:

SS # 242-64-5404..

Roscoe Fred Marshal, was a PFC in the US Army.

More About Roscoe Fred Marshall:

Burial: Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

More About Mary Catherine Williams:

Burial: Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

 

Children of Roscoe Marshall and Mary Williams are:

+ 22 i. Living 4 Marshall, born November 28, 1920.

+ 23 ii. Ida Louise Marshall, born April 18, 1922.

+ 24 iii. Harold Wilson Marshall, born August 31, 1927; died June 12, 1982.

+ 25 iv. Living Marshall, born November 27, 1932 in Caldwell Co., N.C..

 

12. Bonnie Lee Rebecca3 Marshall (Minnie Julia Annette2 Bowman, Miles1) was born July 26, 1912 in Caldwell County , North Carolina, and died October 16, 1974 in Granite Falls, Caldwell County, North Carolina ..at home. She married Edward John Franklin Roberts March 27, 1932 in York, South Carolina, son of Marcus Roberts and Mary Reid. He was born July 05, 1912 in Caldwell County , North Carolina, and died November 24, 1986 in Cary, North Carolina..Wake County.

Notes for Bonnie Lee Rebecca Marshall:

Died from a massive heart attack.

More About Bonnie Lee Rebecca Marshall:

Burial: October 18, 1974, Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

Notes for Edward John Franklin Roberts:

Rev. Paul hart, Rev. John Cole officiated at 11:00 a.m. services. Thursday11/27/1986

Edward was killed in a car crash in Cary, N.C.

Earl Farr was also killed in same crash.

Farr of Hudson, N.C. was driving car and pulling another car on a car dolly.

More About Edward John Franklin Roberts:

Burial: November 27, 1986, Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

More About Edward Roberts and Bonnie Marshall:

Marriage: March 27, 1932, York, South Carolina

 

Children of Bonnie Marshall and Edward Roberts are:

26 i. Infant Son4 Roberts, born September 20, 1932; died September 20, 1932.

More About Infant Son Roberts:

Burial: Union Baptist Church Cem. Lenoir, N.C. ..Caldwell County

27 ii. Benita Julia Roberts, born July 21, 1934 in Caldwell County , North Carolina; died November 22, 1944 in Richard Baker Hospital, Hickory, N.C. .Catawba County.

Notes for Benita Julia Roberts:

Pneumococcic meningitis.

More About Benita Julia Roberts:

Burial: Ebenezer United Meth. Church Cem..Granite Falls, N.C..Caldwell County

                                                 28 iii.  Living Female Roberts
                                                 29 iv.  Living Female Roberts
                                                 30 v.   Living Male Roberts