Looking for our elusive Rachel LOGAN b. ca 1769 PA (county and parents unknown) m. Robert BOWMAN (b. ca 1760 NC) county and parents unknown. Marriage was about 1796/97 possibly Sumner Co., TN. Robert purchased 320 acres in 1798 (then Sumner Co.); located on Peyton's Creek near Bowman's Branch in the Dixon Springs/Riddleton area of Smith Co.
Had four children; all born TN JAMES b.1798 M. Elizabeth Taylor; relocated to Jefferson Co., Ill ANN b. ca 1800 m. 1) Giles Carter 2) John Isom/Isham; removed to Jefferson Co., Ill JOSEPH b. c 1802 m. Rhoda bef 1838 2) Mary Beasley ROBERT b. 1804 m. Elizabeth Moore Joseph and Robert remained in Smith Co., TN
Robert died first in 1805; Rachel died in Oct 1865 Smith Co. TN If anyone has any information on our Rachel LOGAN or Robert BOWMAN, please help. This (unconfirmed) maiden name (LOGAN) was found on a death certificate of her grandson James Polk Bowman who died in 1917. Thanks, BARB