|Marriage||8 JAN 1896|
|Birth||12 JUL 1841|
|Org.||1897||Port of Baltimore, MD, Baltimore City, Deputy Surveyor|
|Death||28 MAY 1922|
Col. Washington Bowie, second son of Thomas Johns Bowie and his wife, Catherine Worthington (Davis) Bowie, was born at ''Roseneath," near Brookeville, Montgomery County, Maryland, July 12, 1841. Received an. academic and collegiate education, and entered upon the pursuit of agriculture on his inherited estates, "Roseneath" and "The Hermitage."
A Southern sympathizer during the Civil War, and a Democrat in politics, he has been for many years an active party man and a leader in public matters in his county. He was for a time a journalistic correspondent, later chief clerk to the Collector of Customs, Baltimore, and a member of the staff of Gov. Oden Bowie. In 1893 President Cleveland appointed him Deputy Surveyor of Customs for the port of... Read More
|Death||19 AUG 1916|
Stephen Hook • 09-Jul-17 8:00 PM