The Bower Family Homestead would like to trade links with any genealogy sites showing Bower(s)/Bauer(s)/Baur (or any of the variant spellings shown on the variant list off the main hallway) families or marriages. If you have such a website and would like to swap links with the Homestead, please contact me.
Note: The links below are listed in alphabetical order by surname variant, then by first name of the Bower(s)/Bauer(s) immigrant.
"Bauer Family Genealogy Page," a genealogy from 1835 back to 1692 showing the descendants of Bernhardt Bauer (son of Hanns Bauer ) from the small village of Dettenhausen, near Tubingen, Germany and Maria Magdalena Wetzel.
"Bowers Family," researching the descendants of Christian "Bowers" Bauer (b. 1720 in Germany and immigrated 1737 to Philadelphia, PA) and Mara Elizabeth Schindeldecker (b. PA 1738).
"The Bauer/Bowers and Holloway Family Tree." Christian Bauer arrived in America in 1737 from Rotterdam, Germany at the age of 17. His descendants spread from the Shenandoah Valley to the Great Smokey Mountains, finally arriving in Texas in 1849.
Descendants of Diel Bauer, an immigrant naturalized in Philadelphia on 10 April 1760.
"The William H. Bower Family," researching the descendants of William H. Bower/Bauer(s), who arrived in Philadelphia, PA from Bavaria, Germany and married Amelia Lentz. Together they had seven children.
Descendants of Hans Baur of Oberhofen, Bern, Switzerland in 1640.
Descendants of Evlon Earl Bower (born 1874 in Iowa) and his wife, Carolann Burleigh Ruffner.
"My Gotts Heritage: Descendants of William E. (Bill) Gotts" of England, then MI; showing four generations of the Gotts genealogy. In the 2nd generation Carl Benjamin Gotts married, in MI, Gertrude Mary Bower, the daughter of Livingston Bower and Margaret (Mary) Nicholson.
"Genealogy Files of John ("Jack") & Carolyn (Stone) Stewart," researching the descendants of Jacob Bower (1747-1817) and Christina Nease (1748-1820) of Germany and Centre County, PA.
A discussion regarding Livingston Bower, possibly of Dutch extraction. The trail of descendants ultimately ends in Michigan.
The DeHart GEDCOM reflecting research completed on the descendants of Stoffel Christopher Bower (d. abt 1840) of Floyd County, VA and his wife, Catharine Walter.
"Bowers Genealogical Sites," reviewing and listing sites which include Bower(s) information and genealogy.
"On the Trail of Our Ancestors: Tricia Petitt Genealogy." An informational research site geared toward the southern Bowers lines including Bible, census, probate and cemetery records with links to several sites for further southern research.
"Susan's Genealogy," listing all her families currently being researched, especially Bowers.
"C.A.T.'s Southern Genealogy." Researching the ancestors and descendants of Alexander Andrew Bowers (b. abt 1732 Germany) and Anna Barbara Herrmann (b. 1738 - Germany) who settled in the Dutch Fork area of Newberry Co., SC. Other lines include, John Jacob Bowers of Edgefield Co., SC, David & Caleb Bowers in Union Co., GA.
"Wright Family Heritage Page." Among the names being searched are the ancestors of Andre Bowers of Harrisburg and Paxtang, PA.
"Our Bowers and Anderson Ancestors." Features three generations of descendants of Andrew Bowers (b. 1791) and Katherine Howeth of Grainger Co., TN.
"Aphid's & Janey's List Of Research Areas." Descendants of James Bowers (b. bef. 1804) and Mary Nee (b. bef. 1804), residents of St. Nicholas, Gloucester, England.
"Bowers/Bowes Family with Notes." The descendants of James Bowers, who immigrated to America from Cork County, Ireland, eventually settling in Plaquemines Parish, LA. Some of the strands of this line took the surname Bowes.
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