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James Bowen and Eleanor Griffith
Born about 1550, probably in Wales; son of Matthias BOWEN and Mary PHYLIPS.
He was Of Llwyngwair,Pembroke,Wales He married Eleanor GRIFFITH in 1578 in Wales. He died at Carmarthen,Wales.
Born about 1558; daughter of John GRIFFITH and Mary Margaret V. MEREDYDD. She married James BOWEN [F15336].
CHILDREN of James BOWEN and Eleanor GRIFFITH:
- Richard BOWEN. Born about 1580 at (Llwyngwaire, Pembroke, Wales-S2)(Ilston, Glamorgan, South Wales-S1). He married Ann BORN (about 1621)(before 1622-S1) at Kettle Hill, Glamorganshire, Wales. They moved to New England in 1640 from Swansea, Wales. His wife Ann died about 1644-1648. He married (2) Elizabeth REY in NOV 1648 at Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts. He died (before 4 February-S1)(on 14 February) 1674-1675 at Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.
- [S1]. http://history.vineyard.net/allen/Web%20Cards/WC18/WC18_218.HTM
- [S2]. Stay Family Genealogy. http://ourfamily.com/genealogy/fam00434.html
- [S3]. Early Generations of the Brewster Family. Compiled by Lucy Hall Greenlaw, of Cambridge, Mass.