Andrew Bowne (1638 - c.1707)

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Birthplace: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersey
Occupation: Governor of E. New Jersey
Managed by: Bjørn P. Brox
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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

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