Wendell Emerson Bowen

22 October 1918–2 February 1996 (Age 77)
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Wendell Emerson

Wendell Emerson Bowen was born on 22 October 1918, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States as the son of Fredrick H Bowen and Jessie May Deierling. He lived in Canton Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Ohio, United States in 1996. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 2 February 1996, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Fredrick H Bowen
Jessie May Deierling
Carl Bowen
Wilma S. Bowen
Frederick H. Bowen Jr.
Gladys Bowen
Isabelle D Bowen
Ardell Bowen
Jessie Mae Bowen
Franklin A Bowen
Robert C Bowen
James A Bowen
Wendell Emerson Bowen

Parents and Siblings

    Fredrick H Bowen


    Jessie May Deierling




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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Wendel Bowen in household of Fred Bowen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wendel E Bowen in household of Fred H Bowen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wendell E Bowen, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946"

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