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Mary Bowens: Biographical Information

Mary Bowens was the daughter of Caesar Bowens and Ellen Unknown. Caesar was formerly enslaved on Drayton Hall Plantation on the Ashley River, St. Andrews Parish, Charleston, South Carolina.

Mary was listed in her parents' household on the 1880 Federal Census for St. Andrews, Charleston, South Carolina. Their household was:

Name
Age
Gender
Color
Relationship
Birth
Bowen, Caesor
35
M
B
 
SC
Bowen, Ella
40
F
B
Wife
SC
Bowen, Mary
11
M
B
Daughter
SC
Bowen, Charles
7
F
B
Son
SC
Bowen, Henry
5
M
B
Son
SC
Bowen, Julia
3
M
B
Daughter
SC
Bowen, Richmon
1
F
B
Son
SC

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This page is part of a groundbreaking research project to rediscover the family lineages of enslaved people on Drayton family plantations in Barbados and the United States. To read more about this historic research, please visit the article below:

Genealogy of Enslaved Communities on Drayton Family Plantations: A Research Project Sponsored by the Magnolia Plantation Foundation of Charleston, SC

References
  1.   1880 Census of the United States.

    Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Saint Andrews, Charleston, South Carolina; Roll: T9_1223; Family History Film: 1255223; Page: 69.1000; Enumeration District: 81

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