Minnie Frances Bowie

Female1863–24 December 1943

Brief Life History of Minnie Frances

Minnie Frances Bowie was born in 1863, in New York, United States as the daughter of Alexander Bowie and Mary Celina Dolly. She married Reuben Gates Hayes on 3 July 1916. She died on 24 December 1943, in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 80.

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Reuben Gates Hayes
Minnie Frances Bowie
Marriage: 3 July 1916

Sources (2)

  • Minnie Frances Clark, "New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Minnie Frances Hayes, "New Hampshire, Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949"

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  • Marriage
    3 July 1916
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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 0

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 0

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.


    Age 23

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: from Gaelic buidhe ‘yellow’, i.e. ‘yellow-haired’, pronounced as two syllables. The equivalent term in Ireland is buí, often Anglicized as boy. The surname may also be a shortened form of Gilboy .

    Irish: Anglicized form of Ó Buadhaigh (see Bogue ).

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

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