William Bowen

about 1844–
Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Bowen was born about 1844, in Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Mary Bowen.

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Mary Bowen
Susannah Bowen
William Bowen
Henry Morgan Bowen
William Bowen
Thomas Bowen
David Bowen
Morgan Bowen
Benjamin Bowen

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World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Age 64

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Owain ‘son of Owain’ ( see Owen ).2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Buadhacháin ‘descendant of Buadhachán’, a diminutive of Buadhach ‘victorious’ ( see Bohan ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • William Bowen in household of William Bowen, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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