Bibliography of Bower Sources


Bauer, Stephen Francis,  Alsace to America: The history of the Bauer family. St. Louis, MO: S.F. Bauer, 1981. Bowers family of Herbitzheim France. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651981a .

Boles, Harold W. and Boles, David B., Some earlier Americans : Boles and Bowers relatives, ca 1700-1970 : ancestral history of Sharon Kaye, Deborah Dee, David Brian, and Dennis Ray Boles and Janet Carol, Donald Duane, and Ronald Wayne Bowers, 2nd ed. Kalamazoo, MI : H.W. Boles & D.B. Boles, 1983. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78741983a

Boles, Harold W. (Main) Boles, David B., Some earlier Americans; Boles and Bowers relatives ca.1700-1970; ancestral history of Sharon Kaye, Deborah Dee, David Brian, and Dennis Ray Boles and Janet Carol, Donald Duane, and Ronald Wayne Bowers, 1st ed. Chicago, IL: Adams Press, 1970. LC CALL NO: CS71.B6881970

Boles, Harold W. and Boles, David B., Some earlier Americans : Boles-Linton ancestors : ancestral history of Sharon Kaye, Deborah Dee, David Brian, and Dennis Ray Boles, and Janet Carol, Donald Duane, and Ronald Wayne Bowers, 3rd ed. Kalamazoo, MI : H.W. Boles, c1986. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78741986a

Boulware, Dorothy Tombow, Tambos, Tombo, Tombow : from 1780's : Smith, Weaver/Bowers, Groff, Rudy, Cope. Miami, OK (Rt. 1, Box 242, Miami 74354) : Timbercreek Ltd., c1992. Tombow family, Smith family, Weaver family and Bowers family of Pennsylvania. LC CALL NO: CS71.T6571992

Bowers, Beatrix Adella Kuntz, Mary Martha Fracassini, and Margaret E. Hahn, Genealogical Sources: The Bowers family, a genealogy of the Bowers family from 1754 to the present day. 1963. NOTES: Reproduced from typewritten ms. Call number of original: CS71.B7865 1963. Master microform held by: DLC. Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1988. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. LC CALL NO: Microfilm88/5723(C) FORMAT: Book [Microform] LCCN: 88-953702

Bowers, Julian Mordia, Family record of Ezra Bowers and his wife Sallie Lou (Eaves) Bowers, ancestors and descendants. Delray Beach,: J.M. Bowers, 1980, 16 p. ; 22 cm. . Notes: Supplement to Mrs. Hattie Jordan's booklet-- Record of Bowers family. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651980a

Bowers, Floy, The Bauer, Bower, Bowers Family. Ohio?: F. Bowers, 1981. Bowers family. Ohio and Indiana. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651981b

Carpenter, Mary B. (Mary Bower), Who am I? : A genealogical study of the Bower, Taylor, and related families . WV: M.B. Carpenter, c1986. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651986

Casari, Robert B., A brief history of the Bowers family of Ross County, Ohio. Chillicothe, OH: R.B. Casari, 1982, c1981. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651982

Dietlein, Damian L., Louis Bauer & Anna Heembrock descendants. Richardton, ND: D.L. Dietlein, 1992. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651992a

Doerr, Ruth Buchele, The ancestors and descendants of George Hegner and Regina Herrmann : with related names of Bauer, Beiter, Miehls, and Wingerter. Milford, MI: R.B. Doerr, 1993. Note: Includes material on Bowers family. LC CALL NO: CS71.H467161993

Foelsch, Donald H., A Foelsch family history. Williamsport, PA: D.H. Foelsch, 1981. Notes: Including the associated families of: Bauer, Beck, Berg, Bohnet, Bosch, Collins, Daberhal, Dettling, Faisst, Foster, Fox, Franck, Frey, Gaden, Gibb, Gray, Hartmann, Hauschild, Heininger, Huettmann, Keller, Kolster, Latern, Litterer, Meyer, Molleston, Moreland, Nagel, Naumann, Newcomer, Ohnmacht, Ruecker, Schacht, Schneider, Schreiner, Schuback, Skinner, Stellin, Strassner, Suhren, Vance, Waggoner, Wagner, Walz, Weber, Werth, v.d. Wettern, Whaley, White, Wilckens, Wise, Woessner, Wolfel, and Wurster. LC CALL NO: CS71.F6521981

Fritchey, John A., Ancestry of Margaret Ann (Fritchey) Trahan. Harrisburg, Pa., 1969. Fritchie family; including the families of her great-great-grandparents: Barden, Bower, Fritchey, Hoon, House, Hover, Jackson, Losey, Maurer, Mead, Miller, Moore, Scheffer, Segraves, Stucker, Warren, with ancestral charts to Thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony, and to royalty. LC CALL NO: CS71.F91851969

Gamon, Mary Jane Roy, Jean and Anna Huber Bauer : from Luxembourg to the United States of America. Canton, TX: M.J.R. Gamon, 1992. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651992

Gates, Flodelle Hooton, James Bowers descendents, New Jersey to Arkansas. Midwest City, OK: Gates, 1980. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651980

Giesen, Lyle C, Genealogy--Giesen, Kessenich, Bauer. Faulkton, SD: May be obtained from L.C. Giesen, between 1972 and 1986. Notes: Giesen, Kessenich, and Bowers families. LC CALL NO: CS71.G45381972

Giesen, Lyle C., Genealogy: Schlimgen, Bowar, Birrenkott. Faulkton, SD: Giesen, 1968. LC CALL NO: CS71.S3431968

Griffin, Fern Bauer, Ancestors & descendants of Frederick John Bauer, b. 3 Aug 1866, Kirchheim unter/Teck, Wurttemberg and his American wives Jessie A. Otis and Jessie A. Gaebele. Shell Lake, WI : White Birch Print., c1985. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651985

Hahn, Margaret E. (Main) Bowers, Beatrix Adella Kuntz, The Bowers family supplement: a genealogy of the Bowers family from the early 1700's to the present day. New Haven, IN: M.E. Hahn, 1981. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651981

Hill, Yates Michel, Hill family cousins of early central Texas - Bowers, Cole, McGehee, Michel, Roessler, Shelby: descendants and ancestry. Poughkeepsie, NY: Y.M. Hill, c1990. LC CALL NO: CS71.H6471990a

Hinson, Donna Bowers, The ancestors of George Franklin Bowers, 1st ed. Pasadena, TX: D.B. Hinson, c1993. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651993b

Howe, Dawn M. Bower, compiler. Bauer/Bower Connection Collection. Her Bower family originated in Germany; came to Pennsylvania.

Hughes, Lillian G., The descendants of Catherine Bell and Thomas Hughes and related families, Bower, Boyd, Carpenter, Hilton, Sherman, Upp, etc., who came to Gilead, Bethel, and Kinderhook Townships, Bronson and Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, over one-hundred years ago. Decorah, Iowa : Anundsen Pub. Co., 1979. LC CALL NO: CS71.B4521979

Jackson, Elmer Martin, Keeping the lamp of remembrance lighted : a genealogical narrative with pictures and charts about the Jacksons and their allied families; unfortunate Peter B. Suman who was hanged and quartered in Fredericktown, Md. during the Revolutionary War hysteria; Bower, Bowman, Bachtell and Conard kin, and the family of my wife, Doris Christine Grace. Hagerstown, MD: Hagerstown Bookbinding and Printing Co., 1985. LC CALL NO: CS71.J131985b

Leis, Joan Frances, The descendants of Nikolaus Leèys/Leis and related families, Bauer, Henn, Mettler. Metuchen, NJ: J.F. Leis, c1990. LC CALL NO: CS71.L5281990

Lyons, Mabel Bower, Michigan pioneers : the Bower and Lyons family story. Lexington, KY: M.B. Lyons, c1992. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651992

Mansfield, Arlene F. (Arlene Fay), Descendants of Conrad Bower, Martin Easterday Sr., John Hoover Sr., and Gabriel Swinehart Sr.: Families from Colonial Maryland to Ohio in the early 1800's. Los Alamos, NM: Coyote Tales Pub. Co., 1993. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651993

Masters, Jack, Smith, Bowers, Hull & Beaty family history. Gallatin, TN: J. Masters, c1991. LC CALL NO: CS71.S6431991

Meier, Oveda, Westward trek: my genealogy. Salt Lake City, UT: O. Meier, 1990. LC CALL NO: CS71.B151990

Murphy, Carrie Anne Wilson, Isaiah Bowers, Dollie Johnson, and Lawrence Skinner: A gentle man and his time. Tulsa, OK: C.A. Murphy, 1983. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651983

Pustola, Colleen A. (Bower), The Bower/Winchcomb Connection, being a record of the descendants of Isaac N. Bower (1775-1844) of Chemung County, NY and James Winchcombe (c. 1710- ?) of Wiltshire, England. Wyandotte, OK: The Gregath Publishing Company, 1996. LC CALL NO: CS71.B78651996

Weiss & Weiss, Trail of the Pioneers, listing many of the descendants of Hans and Anne Bauer, immigrants from Oberhofen, Switzerland to Pennsylvania. Ohio: self-published, 1952.