Matilda Bowie


Personal and Family Information

Matilda was born in 1819 in Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, the daughter of John Jones Bowie and Nancy Snodgress?.

She has died but the date and place are unknown.

Her husband was Theodore C Hornor, who she married on 30 OCT 1834 in Helena, Arkansas. Their five known children were Harriet (1843->1909), Reason (1846-?), Julia (1847-?), Rachel (1849-?) and Samuel Ferdinand (1852-1924).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Matilda Bowie


John Jones Bowie


Rezin Bowie


James Bowie


Sarah Whitehead


Elve Ap-Catesby Jones


Nancy Snodgress?



Place: Catahoula Parish, Louisiana
Census6 SEP 1850
Place: Chicot County, Arkansas
Age: 31
Address: dwelling 42, family 42 next to sister Nancy Sanford
Cause: with husband and 4 children
Agency: 1850 census, Ark


Note 1

five children


  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