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Andrew Bowne

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
Place of Burial: Presbyterian Burial Ground, Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. William Bowne and Anne Bowne of Haverland
Father of Elizabeth BOWNE BROWNE
Brother of Capt. John Bowne; Judge James Bowne; Philip Bowne; Gershom Bowne; Mary Ann Compton and 3 others

Occupation: Governor of E. New Jersey
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About Andrew Bowne

William and his sons John, James, and Andrew emigrated to Middletown, Monmouth Co, New Jersey in 1664.

In 1691, Capt. Andrew Bowne, son of William, sold a "fifteen acre lot, No. 11 in town of Gravesend which did formerly belong to my father."

Captain Andrew Bowne, son of William and Ann Bowne, owned a farm of 500 acres on the Raritan river, now in Franklin Twp, Somerset Co, in 1681. Governor Hamilton appointed Capt Andrew Bowne, of Raritan River, a member of his Council September 14, 1692.

He was appointed Deputy Governor of New Jersey, by Governor Basse, and was sworn into that office May 15, 1699.

On June 7, 1701, Captain Andrew Bowne received a commission, dated March 25, 1701, as Governor of East New Jersey.


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Gov. Andrew Bowne's Timeline

1638
August 12, 1638
Salem, , Massachusetts
August 12, 1638
Salem, , Massachusetts
August 1638
Massachusetts
1707
1707
Age 68
Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
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Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey