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Nancy Lewis Bowman 

Nancy Lewis Bowman[1]

Female 1839 - 1921

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  • Birth  1 Jan 1839  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Nancy Lewis Devitt 
    Residence  1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Religion  1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Wesley Methodist 
    Religion  1881  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical 
    Religion  1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Evangelical 
    Occupation  1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Income 
    Religion  1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number  00002-429 
    Died  28 May 1921 
    Buried  First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I8087  Generations
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2017 

    Father  Henry W. Bowman,   b. 25 Feb 1815, Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1883, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Amanda Melvina Lewis,   b. 22 Aug 1821, , New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1878, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Jun 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F2051  Group Sheet

    Family  Mayor Benjamin Devitt,   b. 10 Jul 1835, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1910, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  29 Sep 1857  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Devitt,Benjamin-NancyL.Bowman-biblerecord.jpg
    Devitt,Benjamin-NancyL.Bowman-biblerecord.jpg
    Children 
     1. Ida Priscilla Devitt,   b. 31 Oct 1858, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1927, Nepean, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Emma Alvarena Devitt,   b. 16 Oct 1860, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1925
     3. Anson Harvey Devitt,   b. Jan 1863, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alvah Edison Devitt,   b. 4 Aug 1865, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Edward Devitt,   b. 1867, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Edward Morton Devitt,   b. 17 Sep 1867, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Benjamin Franklin "Franklin" Devitt,   b. 1869, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Daniel Everett Devitt,   b. CALC 25 May 1872, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1874, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Hannah Oliva "Olive" Devitt,   b. CALC 19 May 1874, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1889, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F2410  Group Sheet

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    Nancy Lewis Bowman
    Nancy Lewis Bowman

  • Notes 
    • Nancy Bowman, "was born January 1st, 1839. She is married to Benjamin Devitt, Inspector of Hotels. They reside in the town of Waterloo. Their family consists of eight children"1a

      1aThe Biographical History of Waterloo Township, by Ezra Eby

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 528.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 146.

    3. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-4 Page 8.

    4. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) d-4 Page 8.

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 3 Pg 19.

    6. [S302] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1881, Waterloo Village 1881 Div. 1 Page 18.

    7. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 46 Pg. 1.

    8. [S1885] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1861, Waterloo 1861 Dist. 3 Page 22.

    9. [S2418] aaaa CensusTown of Waterloo 1891 Sect. 3, Section 3 Page 29.

    10. [S31] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Dumfries Reformer (1850-1892), 7 Oct 1857.
      Bowman, Nancy married 29 Sep 1857 to Benjamin DEVITT At Berlin by Rev Smith. Benjamin, of Lancaster; Nancy, of Waterloo.

    11. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), September 30, 1857.
      At Berlin, on the 29th instant, by the Revd. Mr. Smith, Mr. Benjamin Devitt, of Lancaster, to Miss Nancy Bowman, of Waterloo Village.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1 Jan 1839 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1857 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1857 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesley Methodist - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1881 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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