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Elias Daniel Bowersox19 NOV 1795 -- 2 DEC 1863avatar
Mary (Polly) Dotterer23 MAR 1795 -- 17 JUN 1864avatar
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Absalom Henry Bowersox

Birth16 MAY 1831
 
Christen18 JUN 1831
Death22 APR 1903
 
Grave
 
Aged: 71.9 years
cabinet maker, carpenter, farmer

1.2.4.13.6 In the Bauerachs Genealogy

Census 1850 - 1930

Absalom H. Bowersox; born in Carroll county (sic); occupation, farmer and dairyman; age, 56; religion, Lutheran; politics, Republican; postoffice address, Westminster. District No. 7.

Ref: Carroll's Grand Jury in 1887 (on line)

Note: Bowersox Genealogy has "Absolom" and so does the obit for Susan Bowersox
Susan Bowersox (1900)

Susanna (Susan) Fowler

Birth12 JAN 1832
 
Death19 JAN 1915
 
Grave
 
Aged: 83 years
also see March for month of death
on St. John St.

Ref: Absalom bible
  • Susannah b. 12 Jan 1832 - I also see 1831 in places which agrees with obit
  • Marriage of Absalom and Susan as 7 Jan 1860. [Could the 31 Dec 1859 date be marriage license?]
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Obit: Absolum Bowersox married Susan Fowler, daughter of Benjamin and Kitty Fowler. They (Fowlers) lived on Baltimore Pike in Westminster. Susan Fowler died at her residence on John Street on Tuesday, 19 Jan 1915 at the age of 84 years and 1 week. She was the last of her family.

 Fowler Family History and Genealofy
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Jacob Joseph 

15 JUL 18613 DEC 1931  MD, Carroll Co, near Westminster Virginia Mason Gosnell 
2

Martha Augusta 

7 JAN 186331 JUL 1863  MD, Carroll Co  
3+

James Francis 

26 JUL 18641935  MD, Carroll Co Mary E. Kraft, Mary Helen Awalt 
4

Mary Anna Caroline 

22 OCT 18661949  MD, Carroll Co  
5

Joseph H 

20 MAY 186711 DEC 1872  MD, Carroll Co  
6+

Cecelia Catherine 

27 MAR 18766 MAR 1943  MD, Carroll Co Alexander Lawrence Ross 
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  • Other, : Notes in the Absalom bible.

    o page 1,
    o marriages (crossed out)
    + Richard Fowler died 1850 Dec 1st aged 88 years and eight months
    + Mary Fowler died Jan 30th 1851 in the 78th year of her age
    + Rebecca Fowler No 7th 1863
    + Edward Fowler Son(?) November 20th 1863
    + Omor Fowler May 7th 1862
    o marriages
    + Catharin Lochard Married November 18 1856
    + Absolum H. Bowersox and Susan Bowersox Married January 7st 1860
    * next page
    o births
    + Jesse Lockard bornen Aug 3 1859
    + Mary Elizabeth Lockard bornen Febury 20th 1862
    + William Edward Lockard bornen October 8th 1863
    + Ann Rebecca Lockard bornen January 24 1865
    + Samual Joseph Lockard bornem January 16th 1867
    o deaths (crossed out)
    + Jacob Bowersox bornen July 15h 1861
    + Martha Agusta bornen January 7 1863
    + James Bowersox bornen July 27 1864
    + (?) Anna Caroline bornen October 22tt 1866
    + Joseph H. Bowersox bornen May 20th 1867
    + Carolin ? Catharin March 27 1876
    * next page
    o births
    + William Henry Fowler born January 26 1827
    + James Augustus born November 30th 1828
    + Susannah born January 12th 1832
    o deaths
    + Benjamin Fowler died January 7th 1862 aged 58 years 9 months
    + Catharine Fowler died February 11th 1863 aged 58 years and 1 day
    * next page
    o deaths
    + Marthta (?) Agusta died July 31 1863 aged 6 months and 24 days
    + Joseph H. Bowersox died December 11 1870(?) aged three years and six months and twenty days
  • Newspaper, 1903: Absalom H. Bowersox, a well-known farmer and dairyman, died at his home near Westminster, Wednesday, in his 73d year. He leaves a widow, two daughters and two sons -- Miss Nannie Bowersox, at home; James Bowersox, bookkeeper, Jacob J. Bowersox, druggist, and Miss Cecilia K. Bowersox, a typewriter, all of Baltimore.
    [The News (Frederick, Maryland) > 1903 > April > 24 Ancestry.com]
  • Newspaper, JAN 1915: Mrs. Susan Bowersox. Mrs. Susan, widow of Absolom H. Bowersox, and daughter of the late Benjamin and Kitty Fowler, who resided on the Baltimore pike adjoining this city, died at her residence on John street this city at an early hour on Tuesday morning January 19th, 1915, after a protracted illness of general debility aged 84 years and 1 week. She was the last of the family, her brother Wm. H. having died some years ago near Richmond, Va, where he lived after the war and engaged in farming. She is survived by two daughters, Miss Nannie at home, and Mrs. A. L. Ross of Richmond, Va., two sons, Jacob J., and James F. Bowersox, of Baltimore: eight grandchildren and one great grandchild, besides a number of other relatives, and friends.
    Funeral this Friday morning at 9 A. M. at St. John's Catholic church of which she was a faithful member. Interment in the adjoining cemetery. The pallbearers, were: Messrs. Joseph R. Boyle, Martin Leahy, Thomas O'N. Baumgartner, Wm. H. Yingling and George B. Shriner. F. C. Sharrer, funeral director.
Sources
  1. Findagrave
  2. Census: . Census;
  3. Census: . 1900 Census;
  4. Website:Bauersachs: The Descendants of Johann Bauersachs;
  5. Website:Rootsweb; Bowersox (Hans Clar Lineage);
  6. Website:Bowersox (Desc. of Andreas Flickinger);
  1. Findagrave
  2. Book:Bible: Absalom Bowersox;
  3. Personal: Verbal communication; Family notes;
  4. Website:Bauersachs: The Descendants of Johann Bauersachs;
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