Hezahiah Bowen Sr.

M, #243, b. 27 December 1748, d. 11 March 1809
FatherValentine Bowen1,2 b. 25 Nov 1722, d. 20 Jan 1799
MotherJemima Martin1,2 b. 23 Dec 1717
ChartsAncestor Chart for Richard Allan Webb
Birth*Hezahiah Bowen Sr. was born on 27 December 1748 at Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts; Citation 75 gives 1748 as date of birth.1 
He was the son of Valentine Bowen and Jemima Martin.1,2 
MarriageHezahiah Bowen Sr. married Susannah Edwards on 7 November 1771.  
Cens1790*Hezahiah Bowen Sr. appeared on the 1790 Federal Census of Adams Town, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, with a household listed as one male 16 or older, 3 males under 16 and 7 females.3 
Death*He died on 11 March 1809 at Cheshire, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, at age 60. 




  1. [S231] J. F. Fiske and M. F. Costello, editor, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1992), page 82. Hereinafter cited as ital Records of Swansea, Mass. to 1850. (REF 231).
  2. [S75] Reilly at Ancestry World Tree Project at Ancestry.com (e-mail address), online Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Reilly at Ancestry World Tree Project.
  3. [S352] Bureau of the Census, Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 (Washington, DC: Department of Commerce and Labor, 1908). Hereinafter cited as Heads of Famiies 1790 Census. CEN 352.
  4. [S85] 1880 US Census, Ulster County, NY, population schedule, National Archives micropublication T9_939, as viewed on Ancestry.com.. (CEN 085).