Albert E. Bowen, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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Albert Ernest Bowen

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Birthplace: Oneida County, Idaho, United States
Death: Died in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Cause of death: arteriosclerosis
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David Bowen and Annie Bowen
Husband of Altetha Bowen and Emma Lucy Bowen

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About Albert E. Bowen, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...Albert Ernest Bowen (31 October 1875 – 15 July 1953) was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Born in Henderson Creek, Idaho to David Bowen and Annie Shackleton, Bowen served a mission in Switzerland and Germany from 1902 to 1904.

Bowen received a law degree from the University of Chicago. He was a lawyer in Logan, Utah and the county attorney for Cache County, Utah. He later worked in Salt Lake City. In 1902 Bowen married Aletha Reeder. They had two children. She died in 1906. In 1916 Bowen married Emma Lucy Gates. Bowen was chosen by Church President Heber J. Grant to fill a spot in the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles that was left vacant by the death of Alonzo A. Hinckley. Prior to his calling as an apostle, Bowen served on the General Board of the Deseret Sunday School Union and as president of the Sunday School Union for the Cache Stake, based in Logan, Utah..."

"...Bowen died of arteriosclerosis in Salt Lake City, Utah at the age of 77. He was replaced in the Quorum of the Twelve by Richard L. Evans. Bowen was buried at Salt Lake City Cemetery..."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Albert E. Bowen', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 11 December 2011, 00:48 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Albert_E._Bowen&oldid=465207181> [accessed 17 June 2012]

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Albert E. Bowen, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints's Timeline

1875
October 31, 1875
Oneida County, Idaho, United States
1902
1902
Age 26
1916
1916
Age 40
1953
July 15, 1953
Age 77
Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
July 15, 1953
Age 77
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States