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

Nancy Bowman

Female 1852 - 1919  (66 years)


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  • Name Nancy Bowman 
    Born 25 May 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Nancy Dodge 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00002-288 
    Died 23 Mar 1919  Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Gaines Cemetery, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I7606  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Elias B. Bauman,   b. 4 May 1809, , Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1875, , Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Maria "Mary" Clemens,   b. 12 Jul 1811, , Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1886, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1829  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F2033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Owen L. Dodge,   b. 2 Oct 1847, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1935, Freeport, Barry, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hale Dodge
     2. Verne Dodge
     3. Ward Simon Dodge,   d. Abt 1883
     4. Frederick Dodge
     5. Mary Magdalena "Maggie" Dodge,   b. 4 Apr 1850, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1923, , Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F2295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Nancy Bowman, "the sixth daughter of Elias Bowman, was born in Waterloo County, Ontario, May 25th, 1852. She is married to Owen Dodge, a farmer. They reside in Kent County, Michigan. Their family consists of five children,"


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

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      Nancy's obituary from the Grand Rapids newspaper said: Nancy A. Dodge, aged 66 years and 10 months, died at her home in Gaines Township, Sunday, March 23. She is survived by husband, Owen L. Dodge, nine children and 21 grandchildren. Residences of children: M.H. Dodge, V.O. Dodge, F.E. Dodge of Grand Rapids; Roy O. Dodge and Clinton B. Dodge of Gaines township; Mrs. Frank Ewing, Byron township; Roland A. Dodge, Mrs. Elon Plant, Mrs. Harold Overholt, Sunfield, Mich. Funeral services at Gaines U.B. church Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock. Interment in Gaines U.B. cemetery.


      Grand Rapids Press

  • 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..., 117.

    2. [S179] Cemetery - Michigan, Kent, Gaines Township - Gaines Cemetery Internet Link.
      Nancy A. / Dodge / 1852 - 1919

    3. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 6 Page 42.

    4. [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..., 112.

    5. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, Obituary of Maria Clemens Vol. XXIII, Number 13, July 1, 1886, page 205.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 May 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Mar 1919 - Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gaines Cemetery, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
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