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Re: Elijah and Elizabeth Bowker
Posted by: Harry Bowker (ID *****4325) Date: November 26, 2007 at 10:54:19
In Reply to: Re: Elijah and Elizabeth Bowker by Sheila Bruntnell of 713

Hello Sheila
I knew about Thomas and Maria when I found the 1841 census. Their son William is Harry's gggrandfather. I did find some information about William and Sarah on Do you have any more information about Elijah and William's parents? I have a copy of the 1841 census that listed Thomas and Maria's children. I have pictures of Elijah and Elizabeth and their children. Elijah b. 25 Oct 1829 d 22 Nov 1906 Elizabeth b 2 Jun 1830 d 6 Feb 1921. Both are buried in Keene, Kansas. They married 16 Mar 1851 Cathdral, Manchester, Lancashire. Their son William, (Harry's gggrandfather)b 3 Mar 1859 m Emma Jane Boston 27 Jul 1882 Greenford, OH, d 29 Nov 1946 Lisbon, OH. Emma b Oct 1961, d 22 Oct 1915 Summit Cty, OH. They are buried in Lisbon, OH. I have a picture of the grave. I have pictures of Elijah and Elizabeth, also their children. William and Emma's children are: Leland Arthur(Harry's grandfather), Mary Etta, Lydia Augusta, Frank Fred, Harry, Loretta, and William Boston. We knew all of them. Leland b 5 Apr 1883 d 7 Oct 1962, m Mary Ward 5 Apr 1902. Their children: Mildred Irene, Lena Alice, Frieda Lorraine, Wallace Leland, Wilma A., Mary Mae, Harry Leroy, (Harry's dad), Letha Elaine, Ruth Eleanor, and Betty Lee. Aunt Letha is the only one living. I am entering this all in Family Tree. Harry and I would love to hear from you. We would gladly share with you what we have, including pictures. Were do you live? You may e-mail me at
Waiting to hear from you
Harry and Martha Bowker

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