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Bridget Bowers (Thompson)

Birthdate: (82)
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut), (Present USA)
Death: May 19, 1720 (78-86)
Derby, New Haven County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Anthony Thompson, of New Haven and Unknown first wife of Anthony Thompson
Wife of Rev. John Bowers
Mother of Mary Nichols; Samuel Bowers; John Bowers, Jr.; Nathaniel Bowers; Barbara Moss and 1 other
Sister of Anthony Thompson, Jr. and John Thompson, "the Mariner"
Half sister of Hannah Anna Stanton; Lydia Cruttenden and Ebenezer Thompson

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About Bridget Bowers

Bridget Thompson of New Haven, wife of Rev. John Bowers

Second wife of Reverend John Bowers, son of George and Barbara. John was born circa 1629 and died June 14, 1687. His first wife was Rebecca Gregson.

Bridget Thompson Bowers died May 19, 1720.


  1. Mary, died June 9, 1736. Married May 1682 Samuel Nichols
  2. Samuel, baptized Nov 5, 1665 (NHCI). Died 1744. Married (1) Ruth Wooster and (2) Lydia French.
  3. John, born Dec 3, 1667. Died Sept 23, 1708.
  4. Nathaniel, died Dec 14, 1712. married Deborah (last name unknown).


Families of Ancient New Haven. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as New Haven genealogical magazine. vols. I-VIII. Compiled by Donald Lines Jacobus. 8 vols. Rome, New York: Clarence D. Smith, 1923-1932.

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Bridget Bowers's Timeline

New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut), (Present USA)
Age 25
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
November 5, 1665
Age 27
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
December 3, 1667
Age 29
Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut
Age 35
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Age 43
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
Age 47
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
May 19, 1720
Age 82
Derby, New Haven County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
October 4, 1927
Age 82