Charles Bowen

During BKM got word that brother Reese Bowen was killed. Hoping only wounded, went searching. Found Capt Wm Edmondson killed. Then incident with Col Cleveland. The password was Buford (no quarter for Tarleton), but Bowen forgot it. Read the DD214.

16Aug1832, Knox County, Chas Bowen, 82 year old resident of Blount County

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Page 173 – Alexander Forgy…300 ac…Commissioners Certificate…on a branch of Holstein River called Middle Fork…Beginning on the southwest side of Crab Orchard Creek…on a ridge by Charles Bowens Patent line…October 11, 1782

Page 247 – Charles Bowen, assignee of Arthur Bowen…100 ac…Treasury Warrant…on the south side of his patent tract known by the name of the Crab Orchard on the south side of the Middle Fork of Holstein River…Beginning on John McMurrys line…March 31, 1784

Page 384 – Charles Bowen – 60 ac – treasury warrant #12169 – joining his other survey – beginning on the old patent line – on the little survey – on Forgey’s land – May 12, 1791