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Mary Hannah Bowne (Feake)

Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: January 31, 1678 (40)
home of John & Mary Elson,London,England
Place of Burial: Chequer Alley Bunhill Fields, London
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lt. Robert Feake and Elizabeth Winthrop-Hallett
Wife of John Bowne, Sr.
Mother of John "the elder" Bowne; Elizabeth Bowne; Mary Johanna Thorne; Abigail Willets; Hannah Field and 7 others
Sister of Elizabeth Underhill; Robert Feake, Jr.; Sarah Feake and John Feake
Half sister of Martha Johanna Lyon; Capt. William Hallett and Samuel Hallett

Occupation: quaker proselytizer, housewife
Managed by: Chad Bouldin
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About Mary Hannah Bowne

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History and Genealogy of the Cock, Cocks, Cox Family By George William Cocks, John Cox

JOHN BOWNE was b. Matlock, Derbyshire, England. 9th of Third month (? Mar. or May) 1627 and bapt. in Matlock parish church 29th same month, son of Thomas Bowne, bapt. there May 25, 1595. Thomas Bowne with his children John and Dorothy came to New England in the latter part of 164S or early in 1649. In October 1650 John, leaving behind his father and sister, returned to England, and again arrived in Boston in May 1651. In June of the same year he visited Flushing, L. I., In company with his brother-in-law Edward Farrington (who had m. his sister Dorothy, probably during his absence in England) and seems to have been much pleased with the place, as he removed thither shortly after to live. On the 7th of May, 1656, he m. Hannah Feake, b. (supposed) at Watertown, Mass., about 1637, and after living for a time at Greenwich, Conn., and New London, came to Flushing, with her mother, brothers and sisters, before 1649. She was dau. of Lieut. Robert Feake and Elizabeth (Fones) Win- throp his wife, (see Feake Lineage).

John Bowne was born in Matlock, Derbyshire, England, on Wednesday, May 9, 1627, and died in Flushing, Long Island, New York, on December 20, 1695. Hannah Feake was born in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, in June, 1637, and died in London, England, on January 31, 1677/8. They were married in Flushing on Wednesday, May 7, 1656. She took the name Hannah Bowne. He is the son of Thomas Bowne. She is the daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (Fones) Feake. They had eight children:

i. John Bowne was born in Flushing on March 13, 1656/7, and died in Flushing on August 30, 1673.

ii. Elizabeth Bowne was born in Flushing on October 8, 1658. She married first John Priar and second Samuel Titus, son of Edmund and Martha (Washborne) Titus.

iii. Mary Bowne was born in Flushing on January 6, 1660/1.

iv. Abigail Bowne [#295]: She was born in Flushing on February 5, 1662/3, and died in _____ on June 16, 1688.

v. Hannah Bowne was born in Flushing on April 10, 1665. She married Benjamin Field in 1691.

vi. Samuel Bowne was born in Flushing on September 21, 1667. He married first Mary Beckit on October 4, 1691, in Falls of Delaware; they had ten children: Samuel, Thomas, Esther, Hannah, John, Mary, Robert, William, Elizabeth, and Benjamin. He married second Hannah Smith on December 8, 1709, in Flushing; they had five children: Sarah, Joseph, Emy, Benjamin, and Elizabeth. He married third Grace Cowperthwait on November 30, 1734; they had no children. More details available in EQG.

vii. Dorothy Bowne was born in Flushing on March 29, 1669.

viii. Martha Johanna Bowne was born in Flushing on August 17, 1673. She married Joseph Thorn in 1695.

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Mary Hannah Bowne's Timeline

Chequer Alley Bunhill Fields, London
June 16, 1637
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
March 13, 1656
Age 18
Flushing, Queens, NY
October 8, 1658
Age 21
Vlissingen, Nieuw-Nederland
January 6, 1660
Age 22
Flushing, Queens, New York
December 5, 1662
Age 25
Vlissingen, Long Island, Nieuw-Nederlanden
April 2, 1665
Age 27
Flushing, Queens, NY
September 21, 1667
Age 30
Flushing, Queens, NY
March 29, 1669
Age 31
Flushing, Queens, NY