Seeking info on the brother of my gr-gr-grandfather. William Bowen b. 1793 in Washington, New York, traveled west from Bennington Co., VT with O.J. White. He lived in Michigan and Illinois, then resided in Clarno, Green Co., WI for 20 years. He removed to Richland Co., WI in 1855. He married Electa Phelps White abt. 1835 in Vermillion Co., IL. His sons wereJames, b. 1825 in New York, William J., b. 1826 in Illinois, Thomas P., b. 1835 in Illinois. Daughter was Helen, b. 1833 in Illinois. I would like to know who his first wife was, where in Michigan they lived, what happened to his children, and anything on his second wife, Electa.