Marjorie Eleanor Bowen

1900–1982 (Age 82)
Jersey City, Bergen Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Marjorie Eleanor

When Marjorie Eleanor Bowen was born on 16 April 1900, in Jersey City, Bergen Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States, her father, Frederick Sidney Bowen, was 25 and her mother, Lillian May Adriance, was 21. She lived in Wellesley, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910 and Summit, Union, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 October 1982, in Springfield, Union, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Springfield, Union, New Jersey, United States.

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Marjorie Eleanor Bowen
George Adolph Niedner

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Edna Helen Bowen


  • Female1900–1982Female

  • Evelyn Lois Bowen


  • Stuart Frederick Bowen


  • Vera Lillian Bowen


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Age 3

The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Marjorie B Niedner in household of George A Niedner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marjorie C Bowen in household of Frederick S Bowen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marjorie Bowen in household of Fred S Bowen, "United States Census, 1910"

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