Person:Henry Bowen (17)

m. 1730
  1. Nancy BowenABT 1732 - 1759
  2. Agnes Bowen1735 - 1803
  3. John Bowen, Jr.1735 - 1768
  4. Capt. Reece 'Rees' Bowenabt 1737 - 1780
  5. Sgt. Henry Bowen1738 - 1808
  6. Jane Bowen1739 - 1811
  7. Rebecca Bowen1740 - 1826
  8. Robert P. Bowen1740 - 1817
  9. William Rankin Bowen1742 - 1804
  10. Arthur M. Bowen1744 - 1816
  11. Mary Bowen1748 - 1820
  12. Charles Bowen1749 - 1833
  13. Moses Bowen1754 - 1774
m. 1763
  1. John Bowen1764 - 1819
  2. Rebecca BowenEst 1765-1773 -
  3. James BowenEst 1765-1773 -
  4. Lilly BowenEst 1767-1778 -
  5. Margaret Hannah BowenAbt 1773 -
  6. Nancy BowenEst 1775-1781 -
  7. Mary BowenEst 1776-1784 -
Facts and Events
Name Sgt. Henry Bowen
Gender Male
Birth? 1738 Orange County, Virginia
Marriage 1763 Virginia, British Americato Ann Cunningham
Other[1] 1805 Grainger, Tennessee, United StatesGrainger County, Tennessee 1805 Tax List
Will? 26 MAR 1806 Tin file box #47, Courthouse, Rutledge, Grainger Co, Tn
Death? 1808 Grainger, Tennessee, United States
Military? Revolutionary Patriot And Soldier #A012683

Henry Bowen was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 320.--6th September, 1765. Lilley Bowin, widow and executrix of John Bowen to Henry Bowen, son of said John and Lilley, £55, 197 acres, part of 380 acres whereon John formerly dwelt on James River.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 326.--2d October, 1765. Henry Bowin and Anne to William McAlhany, £50, 107 acres by deed from Lilley Brown, p. 330 (s/b p. 320), supra.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - 1767--Lists of Supernumeraries: James Henry, Mathew Ralston, Jno. Bowin, Robt. Armstrong, James Akin, David Tate, Edw'd McMullen, Thos. Hicklin, Sam'l Hodge, Pat Lowry, Wm. McMurry, Jas. Lauderdale, Jno. Hodge, Jno. Kinkead, James Simpson, James McCoy, Chas. Lewis, James Robinson, Jno. Henderson, Wm. Hugart, Wm. Feemster, Wm. Blanton, Thos. Willson, Jno. Lowry, Sam Campbell, David Smith, Robt. Kilpatrick, Robert Guinn, Wm. Martin, Wm. Lowry, Thomas King, Geo. Jemison, Sam'l Lawrence, Peter Right, Wm. Black, Jos. McDonald, Benj. Watson, Henry Bowin, Mary Glass, Sam'l McCrackin, Andrew Hamilton.
  • Page 159.--29th October, 1768. Henry Bowen, heir-at-law of John Bowen, to Lilly Bowen, widow of John--Since John's death the slave left to Lilly had had a child, and, in order to settle the question of the title to that child, Henry conveys the slave's increase to Lilly, who has conveyed to him 400 acres. Teste: Malcom Allen, Robt. Bowen.
  1. Grainger County, Tennessee 1805 Tax List.