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
1879–1942
Carl Bowen
1899–1984
Wilma S. Bowen
1901–1976
Frederick H. Bowen Jr.
1903–1979
Gladys Bowen
1905–
Isabelle D Bowen
1906–1992
Ardell Bowen
1909–
Jessie Mae Bowen
1909–1998
Franklin A Bowen
1911–1976
Robert C Bowen
1915–
James A Bowen
1917–
Wendell Emerson Bowen
1918–1996

Parents and Siblings

    Fredrick H Bowen

    MaleMale

    Jessie May Deierling

    Female1879–1942Female

siblings

(11)

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1941

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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