Jack Marlan Bowser

Male2 July 1913–23 November 2003

Brief Life History of Jack Marlan

When Jack Marlan Bowser was born on 2 July 1913, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Frank Elton Bowser, was 24 and his mother, Beulah M Hedrick, was 20. He married Vera May Chatwin on 24 October 1936, in Maywood, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Riverside, California, United States in 1920 and Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1950. He died on 23 November 2003, in Bastrop, Bastrop, Texas, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Bastrop, Bastrop, Texas, United States.

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Jack Marlan Bowser
Vera May Chatwin
Marriage: 24 October 1936
Gary Gilbert Bowser
Gary Bowser
Daryl Bradley Bowser
Marlan Kent Bowser

Sources (16)

  • Jack Bowser, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Jack Marlan Bowser, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Jack Morlan Bowser, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 October 1936Maywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

    Age 1

    Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 3

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    1937 · The Neutrality Act

    Age 24

    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from either from Old French beu cher ‘good company’, or from Old French beu sire ‘fair sir’ (see Belcher ), given either to a fine gentleman (perhaps ironically), or to someone who made frequent use of this term of address. Compare Bonser and Boozer .

    English: variant of Bolsover .

    Americanized form of German Bauser .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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