Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet

NameGeorge BOWERS 747
Birth Date1590
Birth PlaceManby, Lincolnshire, England?
Will Date8 Nov 1656748
Will PlaceCambridge, Massachusetts
Inventory Date10 Dec 1656749
Will Prov. Date30 Dec 1656749
Immigr Dateby 1639
Reside1 PlacePlymouth and Cambridge, Massachusetts
FatherThomas BOWERS (~1565-)
Misc. Notes
According to Savage,750 George Bowers of “Plymouth 1639, rem. to Cambridge, where his w. Barbara d. 25 Mar. 1644; m. 15 Apr. 1649, Eliz. Worthington, had Jerathmeel, b. 2 May 1650, beside Benanuel, John, H.C. 1649; Patience; and Silence; some, if not all, by former w. and d. late in 1656, his will of 8 Nov. being pro. 30 Dec. of that yr. and his wid. I think, m. 25 June 1657, Henry Bowtell or Boutwell.”

Rodgers751 transcribes George Bowers’s will and his estate inventory (totalling £109), as well as some other court documents pertaining to his estate.

Details of children from Savage to be entered. Information on origins in England comes from website
Death Date25 Mar 1644
Death PlaceCambridge, Massachusetts
Immigr Date?
Misc. Notes
Her surname and marriage date come from GENDEX sources.
Marr Date9 Feb 1613/4
Marr PlaceBraithwell, Yorkshire, England
Immigr Date?
Misc. Notes
According to Savage,750 George Bowers’ will was proved 30 Dec 1656, “and his wid. I think. m. 25 June 1657, Henry Bowtell or Boutwell.”
Marr Date15 Apr 1649
Marr PlaceCambridge, Massachusetts
Marr MemoInternet sources
ChildrenJerathmeel (1650-1724)
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