Edna Mae Bowen

22 October 1911–7 December 1989 (Age 78)
Lowell, Snohomish, Washington, United States

The Life of Edna Mae

When Edna Mae Bowen was born on 22 October 1911, in Lowell, Snohomish, Washington, United States, her father, Robert Oma Bowen, was 26 and her mother, Laura Alma Schubert, was 21. She married Leonard Everett Gwartney on 6 August 1946, in King, Washington, United States. She lived in Boise, Idaho, United States in 1930. She died on 7 December 1989, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edna Mae Bowen
1911–1989
Baby Bowen
1930–1930

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1932

Age 21

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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 (3)

  • Edna M Gwartney in entry for Mr Dan L Daniels, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Edna M Gwartney in entry for Mr Dan L Daniels, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Edna M Bowen, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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