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Samuel Bowers

Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Death: 1744 (78)
Derby, New Haven, Connecticut
Place of Burial: Derby, New Haven, CT, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John Bowers and Bridget Bowers (Thompson)
Husband of Ruth Bowers and Lydia French
Father of Sarah Wooster; John Bowers; Lydia Moss; Rebecca Bowers; Jemima Bowers and 4 others
Brother of Mary Nichols; John Bowers, Jr.; Nathaniel Bowers; Barbara Moss and Anna French
Half brother of Sarah Metcalf; Ruth Frisbie and James Bowers

Managed by: Lori Basile (Kirby)
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Immediate Family

About Samuel Bowers

"The son of REV. JOHN & REBECCA BOWERS, he married Lydia French on Nov. 4, 1691 at Derby, CT. Att a Town Meeting at Derby June 2, 1685: the town has granted to Samuel Bowers a home lot of four acres.

Dec. 25, 1694, Samuel Bowers chosen constable for the year ensuing. Also, the town has renewed a former grant of 20 acres of land to Samuel Bowers.

Samuel Bowers was listed as an inhabitant of Derby in 1696.

March 14, 1703, Samuel Bowers is listed as a proprietor of Sentinel Hill field.

Dec. 12, 1704, chosen constable.

Dec. 1706, Samuel Bowers mentioned in Derby records in regard to working on the meeting house.

Jan. 9, 1707 Samuel Bowers agreed to beat the drum for 20 shillings until the next August.

List of estates in Derby in 1718: Samuel Bowers, 59 pounds

Jan. 28, 1722, Mr. Samuel Bowers, Doctor Durand & Jeremiah Johnson are appointed to sit in the second seat of the square next to the pulpit at the meeting house. He was also appointed to be a tithing man." findagrave

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Samuel Bowers's Timeline

November 5, 1665
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
November 5, 1665
New Haven,New Haven,Connecticut,USA
November 5, 1665
Connecticut, USA
Age 21
Derby, New Haven, Conn.
Age 22
August 1, 1691
Age 25
Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
March 9, 1694
Age 28
Derby, CT, United States
November 30, 1696
Age 31
Derby, CT, United States