Max Owen Bowie

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Personal and Family Information

Max was born on 27 SEP 1927 in Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas, the son of Arthur Bowie and Eleanor Cornelia Simmons.

He died on 31 JUL 1993 in Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas.

His wife was Patsy Ann Meacham, who he married on 29 Dec 1962 in Augusta, Woodruff County, Arkansas. Their two known children were Max Owen (1963-?) and Ann Elizabeth (1964-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Max Owen Bowie
(1927-1993)

 

Arthur Bowie
(1881-1941)

 

James W Bowie
(c1834-<1891)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Caniza Reeves
(1840-1906)

 

Elijah Reeves
(-<1850)

 
   

Anna NotKnown
(1815-?)

 
   

Eleanor Cornelia Simmons
(1887-1967)

 

Benjamin Fletcher Simmons
(1860-1939)

 

Holman Felix Simmons
(1824-1893)

+
   

Theodora Mary Saxon
(1834-c1917)

+
   

Lucy James Rotenberry
(1863-1900)

 

James A Rotenberry
(1838-c1866)

+
   

Cornelia Jane McGuire
(1838-1877)

+

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth27 SEP 1927
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Death31 JUL 1993
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 65y, 10m, 5d
Address: obit in Newport Daily Independent, Front page, Monday, August 2, 1993. Nephew Arthur attended graveside service.
Obit - Bowie, Max Owen
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Census4 APR 1930
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 3 years 3 months
Address: 213 Elm Street
Agency: 1930 census, Arkansas
Census 1930, Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Newport and Tuckerman
Source: Census 1930, Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Newport and Tuckerman
Date: APR 1930
Publisher: US Dept of Commerence

Census6 APR 1940
Place: Augusta, Arkansas
Age: 12 born Ark
Address: dwelling 120 with parents and siblings
Census 1940 Arkansas, Woodruff County, Augusta City
Source: Census 1940 Arkansas, Woodruff County, Augusta City
Authors: US Federal Census
Date: APR 1940

Burial1993
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 65y, 10m, 5d
Address: N35° 36.777' W91° 16.153' Walnut Grove Cemetery, Lot 37, Block 1, 1st Addition. Max probably in space 5/8, Buddy is 4/8, cousin Fred Seaton 1/8 Find A Grave Memorial# 60353491
Cemeteries -Jackson County Arkansas
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Grav-BowMax
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Walnut Grove, Lot description and burials, by Walter Heard
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Buddy + others
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GraduatedABT 1945
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 17
Address: Newport High School
Graduated31 JAN 1953
Place: University of Arkansas
Age: 25
Type: Bachelor of Laws
Address: Fayetteville, Arkansas
See Note 2
Probate1993
Place: Newport, Jackson County, Arkansas
Address: file P93-42
Other Event15 AUG 1946
Place: San Francisco, California
Type: Military Service
Address: US Navy
Cause: completed Navy Training as Seaman First Class
See Note 3
Other Event24 OCT 1948
Place: UofA, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Age: 21
Address: Sigma Chi Fraternity, Maple Street Fayetteville, Arkansas
See Note 4

Attributes

AttributeDateDescriptionDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
OccupationFROM 1953 TO 1990Attorney
Address: Newport, Arkansas

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Max at Arthu...
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Max the Sailor
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Max as a Boy...
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Max in Newpo...
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Billy, Micke...
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Arthur with ...
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Bobby, Billy...
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Bowie Brothers

Notes

Note 1

Video of JoAnne and Arthur Wedding 23 Feb 1979

...... at Al and Winnie Flynt home in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Note 2

May 31, 1969 Uof A issued Juris Doctor in replacement of the prior Bachelor of Laws

Both diplomas in possession of A Bowie 3Jul00 on loan from Ann Bowie Breckenridge

Mickey and Bobby both members of Sigma Chi

1952 Razorback, Max in bow-tie with Sigma Chi, Omega Omega Chapter. Maple & Vandeventer?

Note 3

certificate in possession of A Bowie 3Jul00 on loan from Ann Bowie Breckenridge

Note 4

Initiation certificate in possession of A Bowie 3July00 on loan from Ann Bowie Breckenridge

Sources

  1. Census 1930, Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Newport and Tuckerman
    Source: Census 1930, Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Newport and Tuckerman
    Date: APR 1930
    Publisher: US Dept of Commerence
  2. Census 1940 Arkansas, Woodruff County, Augusta City
    Source: Census 1940 Arkansas, Woodruff County, Augusta City
    Authors: US Federal Census
    Date: APR 1940