Said to be the s/o William Bowne, CORNELIUS BOWNE was b. about 1770; he m. Julia Adams, thought to be the niece of Pres. John Adams.They had 9 children: George, Derick, Charles, Jane, Emily Ann, Polly, Oliver Wiley (b. 1799 KY), John, & Alfred.
Oliver Wiley Bowne m. Sarah Hyatt.They had 6 children inc. Benjamin Franklin Bowne m. Mary Moore.
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