Rezin Pleasant Bowie


Personal and Family Information

Rezin was born about 1815 in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, the son of John Jones Bowie and Nancy Snodgress?.

He died before 1853. The place is not known.

His wife was Nancy Lattimore Ferebee, who he married on 15 JAN 1843 in Helena, Arkansas. Their only known child was John Jones (c1845-c1887).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Rezin Pleasant Bowie


John Jones Bowie


Rezin Bowie


James Bowie


Sarah Whitehead


Elve Ap-Catesby Jones


Nancy Snodgress?



BirthABT 1815
Place: Catahoula Parish, Louisiana
DeathBEF 1853


Note 1

the name Rezin may be from Isaish 7, where Rezin the king of Syria is mentioned a couple of times.