Facts and Events
There are 65 vital records available on MyHeritage for Samuel Bowens, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
Samuel Bowens: Biographical Information
Samuel Bowens was the son of Caesar Bowens and Ellen Unknown. Caesar Bowens was formerly enslaved on Drayton Hall Plantation on the Ashley River, St. Andrews Parish, Charleston, South Carolina.
Samuel was listed in Caesar and Ellen's household in the 1900 Federal Census. Their household in 1900 was:
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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: