Daniel Bowie


Personal and Family Information

Daniel was born in 1799 in North Carolina, the son of unknown parents.[Note 2]

He has died but the date and place are unknown.

His wife is not known. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their six known children were William (1822-?), John (1828-?), Sarah (1830-?), Nancy (1837-?), Catherine (1839-?) and Margaret (1841-?).


Place: North Carolina
See Note 2
Place: Hardin County, Tennessee
Age: 40-50, born 1790-1800
Address: John Buie Jr
Agency: US Census
Doc-Bowie-compare Age & gender Buie, Bowie in census

See Note 3
Census9 NOV 1850
Place: Dist 11, Henderson County, Tennessee
Age: 51, born NC
Address: 1850 Census Tenn ED 11, Page 388 Dwelling No 74 Farmer, no wife, 6 children at home
See Note 4
Census9 JUL 1860
Place: Washington Twp, Carroll County, Arkansas
Age: 61 born North Carolina
Address: Daniel Buie dwelling 433 family 425 with daughters Nancy 23, Catherine 21 and Aneline 19




Note 1

see separate notes 11/28/98

David in District 11 of Henderson Cty.

Adjoining is District 14 are William Bowie family #66 and David Bird family #65.

David Bird born NC and in New Hope Cemetery in Henderson Cty. If this Bird family is same as Abraham Bird husband of Mary Bowie, daughter of Rezin and Elvie Bowie, then close connection of David and Rezin is suggested.

Note 2

1850 Census, Tennessee, Henderson County, Dist 11, 9 Nov 1850, M/F page 388, family #74

Note 3

John Buie Jr is same age with four children matching by sex and age with David Bowie in 1850 and in same place.

Henderson Cty created from parts of Hardin Coutny about 1836.

1836 Dist 11 and 14 of Henderson are sourthern most and border Hardin Cty.

Note 4

1850 Census Tenn, Henderson County, ED 11, Page 388 Dwelling No 74

….ancestry.com indexes as Daniel Bruce….

David Bowie 51 M, farmer born NC

John 22 M, farmer, born Tenn

Sarah 20 F, born Tenn

James 16 M, farmer, born Tenn

Nancy 13 F, born Tenn

Catherine 11 F, born Tenn

Margaret 9 F, born Tenn

see also 1860, Washington Twp, Carroll County, Arkansas family 425, Daniel Buie with daughters Nancy 23, Catharine 21, Angeline 19

1850 Census Tenn, Henderson County, ED 11,

Page 430 Dist 14, 23 Nov 1850

family/dwelling #66

William Bowie 28M farmer, born Tenn

Elizabeth 29 F, born NC

Levolats N 2 F, born Tenn

Martha L 1 F, born Tenn

family /dwelling #65

David Bird 62 M farmer $2000 real estate, born NC

Rebecca 40 F, born NC

James 18 N farner born Tenn

Lafayette 17 M farmer born Tenn

Empson 1 m born Tenn.