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

Amasa Lewis Bowman[1]

Male 1847 - 1918  (70 years)


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  • Name Amasa Lewis Bowman 
    Born 26 Nov 1847  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Store Keeper 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Custom Officer 
    Residence 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Church of England 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Customs Officer 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Anglican 
    Eby ID Number 00002-433 
    Died 22 Sep 1918  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Buffalo Cemetery, Cheektowaga, Erie, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I8129  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2020 

    Father Henry William Bowman,   b. 25 Feb 1815, Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1883, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    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, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9
    Family ID F2051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Nellie "Aggie" Tisdale,   b. 1846, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1891, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 16 May 1871  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Norva Tisdale Lorenzo Bowman Bowman,   b. Mar 1873, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Marvin Delacourt "Court" Bowman,   b. 17 Nov 1882, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age 56 years)
     3. Edith Bowman,   b. CA 1887, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Lillian M. Bowman,   b. 1891, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1936  (Age 45 years)
     5. Walter Bowman,   b. 27 Oct 1893, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1967, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F2414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Amasa L. Bowman, "was born November 26th, 1847. He resides in the town of Berlin. Some time during the year 1879 he was appointed by the Dominion Government as custom officer for this port of entry. His office is in the post office building. He was married to Aggie Nellie Tisdale. She died December 26th, 1891, leaving a family of two 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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      Died

      Bowman - September 22, 1918, Amasa Lewis Bowman in Buffalo, N. Y. aged 71 years and 10 months. Survived by two daughters, Edith Bowman and Mrs. C. P. Walser, and three sons, norval T. of Toronto, Canada, Court and Walter Bowman of Buffalow. Funeral from residence. No. 367 Franklin street, Tuesday afternoon, September 24, 1918 at 2 o'clock.

      Buffalo Evening News: 28 Sep 1918

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 7 Jan 1892.
      Dec. 26, 1891 Agnes Nellie Bowman, nee Tisdale, wife of Amasa L. Bowman, died in Berlin at age of 44 years.

    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..., 147.

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

    4. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 9.

    5. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 31.

    6. [S2658] aaaaWaterloo Village 1871, Sect. 2 Page 22.

    7. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, B., America, N., York, N., County, E., & Cemetery, B. (1847). Amasa L Bowman (1847-1918) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 9 July 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/95584359.

    8. [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.

    9. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 14 Jun 1838:26.
      last Tuesday Rev F.W. Bindemann m. Heinrich Baumann to Miss Amanda Luis, both of Waterloo Tp.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), May 25, 1871.
      May 16, 1871 Aggie N. Tisdale and A. L. Baumann, both of Waterloo, by Rev. Alexander, Guelph

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Nov 1847 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Store Keeper - 1871 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1871 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 May 1871 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Custom Officer - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church of England - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Customs Officer - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Anglican - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Sep 1918 - Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Buffalo Cemetery, Cheektowaga, Erie, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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