Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Paul Howard Bowman

Male 1916 - 1917  (0 years)


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  • Name Paul Howard Bowman 
    Born 20 Jul 1916  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-135374 
    Died 2 Feb 1917  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Cause: Influenza 4 days 
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Person ID I135374  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Henry S. Bowman,   b. 8 Dec 1880, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Lydia Ann Weber,   b. 2 Jun 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1937, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1906  [4
    Family ID F37827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bowman. - Paul Howard, son of Henry and Lydia Ann Bowman of Waterloo Co., Ont., was born July 20, 1916; died Feb. 2, 1917; leaves father, mother, 1 sister, 3 brothers. Funeral services Sunday afternoon, Feb. 4, at Snyder's Mennonite Church conducted by Jesse Martin. Text, Job 7: 6, and Jonas Snyder from Matt. 19: 14. Interment in adjoining cemetery.

      "Sleep on in thy beauty,
      Thou sweet angel child,
      By sorrow unblighted
      By sin undefiled."


      Gospel Herald - Volume IX, Number 49 - March 8, 1917 - page 902, 903

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      Friday the Grim Reaper, death called at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Bowman near hear and took from them their infant son, Paul Howard, aged six-months. The deceased child had been down with an attack of La Grippe, and death came unexpectedly. The funeral took place on Sunday afternoon, burial taking place at the Cemetery at Bloomingdale Meeting House where service was held. The Rev/s Jesse Martin and Jonas Snider conducted the service. The bereaved family had the sympathy of the community.

      Elmira Signet Feb 8 1917

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Paul Howard Bowman - March 8, 1917.

    2. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      Baby/ Paul Howard/ Infant son of/ Henry & Lydiann/ Bowman/ Died Feb. 2, 1917/ Aged 6 Mos. & 13 dys./ Meet me in heaven

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43242730/paul-howard-bowman.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 18, 1937 - Obituary of Lydia Ann Weber.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1916 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Influenza 4 days - 2 Feb 1917 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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