Charles Bowers Sr.'s Family Tree



Charles Bowers Sr.


 Father was born in Maryland

Mother was born in Virginia

























Charles Bowers Senior was born in Virginia in about 1840 and lived at least until 1880.  He was a farmer in Missouri. His absence from the 1900 US Census indicates that he may have died between age 40 and 60.  He was married to Matilda (born about 1839 in Missouri).  Matilda also was absent from the 1900 census.  Their children include: Annie (born about 1868), Lille (born about 1870) and Thomas (born about 1874).  According to the 1900 US Census, Charles’ father was born in Maryland and his mother born in Virginia.  Both of Matilda’s parents were born in Virginia.


1880 US Census Scan

1870 US Census Scan

1860 US Census Scan (Possible)



1880 US Census

Name:          Thos. Bowers

Home in 1880:        Clay, Monroe, Missouri

Age:   6

Estimated Birth Year:          abt 1874

Birthplace:     Missouri

Relation to Head of Household:       Son

Father's Name:        Inscip

Father's birthplace:   Virginia

Mother's Name:       Matilda

Mother's birthplace: Missouri

Marital Status:         Single

Race: White

Gender:        Male


Household Members:         

Name Age

Inscip (Charles) Bowers       40  (Father was born in Maryland, Mother born in Virginia)

Matilda Bowers         40    (Father was born in Virginia, Mother born in Virginia)

Annie Bowers           12

Lillie Bowers   10

Thos. Bowers           6


1870 US Census

Charles Bowers

Home in 1870:        Clay, Monroe, Missouri

Age:   6

Birthplace:     Virginia


Household Members:         

Name Age

Charles Bowers        30 

Matilda Bowers         30   

Annie Bowers           2

Lillie Bowers         4 mo