Elve Anna Bowie


Personal and Family Information

Elve was born on 8 Sep 1820 in Louisiana, the daughter of Rezin Pleasant Bowie and Margaret Frances Neville.

She died on 21 Jul 1873 in Fairview Plantation, near Port Gibson, Mississippi.

Her husband was John Taylor Moore, who she married on 21 JUN 1841 in Louisiana. Their six known children were Edward Robert Bowie (1845-1880), Angelar Elizabeth (1847-1873), Mary Margaret (1848-1874), John Elvyn (1852-1853), John Taylor (1855-1923) and Rezin Bowie Joseph (1857-1949).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Elve Anna Bowie


Rezin Pleasant Bowie


Rezin Bowie


James Bowie


Sarah Whitehead


Elve Ap-Catesby Jones


Margaret Frances Neville


Dionysius Neville



Birth8 SEP 1820
Place: Louisiana
Death21 JUL 1873
Place: Fairview Plantation, near Port Gibson, Mississippi
Census26 SEP 1850
Place: Claiborne County, Mississippi
Age: 30 born Miss
Address: Dist 4, dwelling 452 family 450 with husband and 3 children
Census19 AUG 1870
Place: Grand Gulf, Claiborne County, Miss
Age: 51 born LA
Address: family 222 with husband, 2 children , mother
BurialJUL 1873
Place: Port Gibson, Claiborne County, Mississippi
Address: with husband Catholic Cemetery Find A Grave Memorial# 18251984


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  1. The Rezin Bowie Family of Louisiana
    Source: The Rezin Bowie Family of Louisiana
    Authors: Virginia Lobdell Jennings 1998
    Date: 1998
    Publisher: Louisiana Genealogical & Historical Society POBox 82060 Baton Rouge, LA 70884-2060