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Thomas Gowen
(Abt 1660-)
Winona LNU
William Gowen
(1683-Abt 1725)
Catherine LNU
(-Abt 1739)
Ambrose Gowen
(1705-)

 

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Ambrose Gowen 1

  • Born: 1705, , Stafford, Virginia, USA 1
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Deed: conveyance of 112 acres to Catherine Gowing, 7 May 1726, , Stafford, Virginia, USA. 2 3 Abstract from Stafford Co Deed Book 1722-1728, page 354
"Indenture 7 May 1726 states that William Gowing patented 112 acres
in Stafford County 12 November 1725. On 7 March 1726 his son
and heir, Ambrose Gowing (Goin) of Overwharton Parish, Stafford
county, conveys this property to Catherine Goin (no relationship
stated)."

"Ambrose Gowing, Planter," sold to [his mother] "Catherine Gowing" for 20, land granted to "William Gowing, father of Ambrose," 12 November 1725. The deed was signed by "Ambrose Goin, according to Stafford County Deed Book 1722-1728, page 354.
<http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/gowenms002.htm>

[note: this 112 acres of land is located by Clifton, VA. Ambrose's brother, John Gowen, sold 56 acres to Thomas Ford in 1744 and another brother, Alexander sold 56 acres to Bond Veale in 1747]

Military: Revolutionary War patriot, 3 Mar 1776, , Henry, Virginia, USA. 4 "Ambrose Gowan" appeared in Henry County, Virginia during the Revolu-tionary War in 1776, when Ambrose Gowen would have been about 71 years old. "Ambrose Gowan" of Henry County sold to the government "four double fortified six-pounders," March 3, 1776. On March 18, 1776 he "furnished wheat to the Hampton troops," according to "Virginia Magazine of History & Bio-graphy," Volume 28.


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Sources


1 Gowen Research FoundationGowen Research Foundation, "Gowen Research Foundation," database, Gowen Research Foundation(http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/ : accessed 25 Jun 2014), William Gowen and Catherine; http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/gowenms002.htm. Repository: Gowen Research Foundation, 5708 Gary Avenue , Lubbock, TX 79413. Surety: 2.

2 Ancestry.com, "Virginia Land Records," database and images, Virginia Land Records(http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48438 : accessed 10 Jul 2014); Ambrose Gowing and Catherine Goin; page 423. Surety: 4.

3 Gowen Research FoundationGowen Research Foundation, "Gowen Research Foundation," database, Gowen Research Foundation(http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/ : accessed 27 Aug 2014), Ambrose Gowen; http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/gowenms002.htm. Repository: Gowen Research Foundation, 5708 Gary Avenue , Lubbock, TX 79413. Surety: 2.

4 Gowen Research FoundationGowen Research Foundation, "Gowen Research Foundation," database, Gowen Research Foundation(http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/ : accessed 9 Aug 2014), Ambrose Gowing. Repository: Gowen Research Foundation, 5708 Gary Avenue , Lubbock, TX 79413. Surety: 3.


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