These Bowyers are buried at Smith / Bower Cemetery Mesopotamia, Ohio. Bowyers and Bowers were 2 separate families. I descend from the Bowers. Almira d/o Thomas and Mary died 8/12/1839 age 13 Harriet 1817-1832 Sarah 1813-1832 Elizabeth 1807-1832 Mary H. 1782-1869 Thomas 1774-1864 3 of their daughters died in 1832. Their son Ira married Nancy Emeline Hamilton the sister of my ancestor Sarah Hamilton who married David Bower also of Mesopotamia, Ohio. Ira, Nancy, Sarah and David are buried at Fairview Cemetery, Mesopotamia, Ohio. The Hamilton's were from Meadville, Pennsylvania.