Moniteau County Missouri

Bowlen Cemetery listings


 

Location of cemetery: Located approximately 2 miles north of California on the east side of Highway 87. It is unclear whether this cemetery is on private property or not. Sometime in 2009-2010 a gravel entrance from the highway was constructed and the cemetery can easily be seen from Hwy 87.

 

GPS Location: 38.650005,-92.536929

 

 

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This cemetery has 70 known burials with the earliest being William Bowlen in 1846 and the last Mitchell Loughridge in 1978. There are several burials that are unmarked noted with information from death certificates and newspaper obituaries.

 


 

The signs above were posted at the cemetery in 2005 and list the names of the people buried in the cemetery.


 

[A] [B] [C] [E] [F] [H] [L] [M] [S]
 


 

* = Calculated Date based on age; d/o=daughter of; s/o=son of; w/o=wife of; m = married

 

Info from death certificate = the information is from a death certificate and no stone was found for the individual.

Info from news obit = the information is from a newspaper obituary and no stone was found for the individual.

 

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Last Name, First Name, Middle, Birth Date, Death Date, Comments

 

Unknown

 

In 2005, there were 4 metal crosses  in this cemetery, what they marked, if anything, is unknown: Pic 1: Pic 2:

 

One base was also found:

 

A

 

Allee Sabra -- 1834 Apr 18 - 1854 Jun 06 -- w/o J V Allee -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

 

B

 

Bledsoe Charles   -- Died 1902 Mar 02 -- Aged abt 18y -- Info from news obit

Bledsoe John -- 1861 Apr 02 - 1933 Jun 04 -- s/o Abraham Bledsoe
Bledsoe Walter Eugene -- 1881 Jul 27 - 1927 Oct 14 -- s/o John Bledsoe -- Info from death certificate

Bledsoe Zina Birtha -- 1873 Nov 18 - 1925 Mar 22 -- m 1891 Oct 02 to John Bledsoe; maiden name Elkins
 

Bowlen Allen -- 1799 * - 1848 Nov 25 -- Aged abt 49y -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Berry Greenwood -- 1838 - 1892 Nov 22

Bowlen Elizabeth -- 1803 Jan 08 - 1877 Dec 30 -- w/o Allen Bowlen -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Infant  -- No dates

Bowlen James N -- 1853 Oct 29 - 1860 Jul 29 -- Aged 6y 7m -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Jane  -- 1813 - 1905 Oct 04 -- w/o Willoughby Bowlen

Bowlen John W -- 1855 Jul 03 - 1855 Nov 16 -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Melissa -- 1832 Mar 06 - 1860 Jul 27 -- w/o B G Bowlin -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Nancy Anne    -- w/o Sylvester Bowlen

Bowlen Nancy Elizabeth -- 1787 -    -- No death date

Bowlen Ray   -- Died 1871 Jul 17 -- s/o Sylvester Bowlen

Bowlen Sarah  -- 1842 - 1891 Oct 17 -- w/o William Bowlen

Bowlen Sylvester  -- 1851 -     -- No death date

Bowlen Wiate G -- 1858 Jul 01 - 1860 Jul 27 -- Aged 2y -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Willaby  -- 1785 - 1849 Nov 01

Bowlen William M -- 1822 Jun 18 - 1846 Mar 25 -- s/o M & M Bowlen -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen William R -- 1849 Nov 20 - 1850 Sep 11 -- Aged 1y 2m -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Bowlen Willoughby  -- 1818 -    -- No death date

Bowlen Wilson M -- 1851 Jul 05 - 1867 Sep 20 -- Aged 16y 2m -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

Brient Mary J -- 1860 Aug 10 - 1865 Dec 23 -- d/o E T & L G Brient; Cem book lists birth date as 10 Aug 1865 -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Brient Rosetta -- 1878 Mar 14 - 1899 Apr 09 -- w/o A F Brient
Brient Sarah E -- 1867 Jun 02 - 1888 Apr 16 -- d/o E T & L G Brient -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

Bryant Eli S -- 1834 Mar 18 - 1893 Mar 27
Bryant Lucinda C -- 1847 Jan 11 - 1923 May 07 -- w/o Eli Bryant; d/o Edmund Robinson -- Death date from death certificate

Bryant Sallie   -- Died 1888 Apr 16 -- Aged 22y -- Info from news obit

Bryant William Russell -- 1871 Dec 06 - 1909 Nov 06 -- m 1900 to Bertha Ellerbeck -- Info from news obit

 

C

 

Chambers A E -- 1866 Dec * - 1872 May 14 -- Aged 5y 4m 28d -- d/o J N & S Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Ann -- 1809 Oct 25 - 1893 Jan 13 -- w/o Moses Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Cornelia Armeinte -- No dates 

Chambers Dizane  -- 1843 Jun 28 - 1922 May 07 -- w/o Lafayette Chambers; d/o Willoughby & Jane Bowlen -- Info from news obit

Chambers James W M -- 1827 Sep 16 - 1878 Aug 26 -- Pic 1: Pic 2: Pic 3:
Chambers Joshua H -- 1840 Jan 10 - 1881 May 19 -- s/o M H & Ann Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Joseph William -- 1865 Sep 26 - 1939 May 02 -- s/o Moses L Chambers
Chambers Lafayette   -- Died 1899 Nov 27 -- Aged abt 54y -- h/o Dizane Bowlen

Chambers Maggie S M -- 1870 Jan 08 - 1881 Nov 13 -- d/o J N & S Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Martha Franklin -- 1862 Dec 28 - 1951 Dec 02 -- d/o Benjamin & Margaret Schirley Cooper; w/o Joseph Chambers
Chambers Moses -- 1796 Oct * - 1866 May 28 -- Aged 69y 6m 29d -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Orville --   No dates

Chambers S J -- 1866 Oct * - 1868 Feb 19 -- Aged 1y 4m 10d -- d/o J N & S Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Sophena -- 1847 Aug * - 1848 Jan 08 -- Aged 5m 7d -- d/o N & A Chambers -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Chambers Tilly Pearl  --   No dates

Chambers William Franklin --   No dates -- Aged 7y

 

Clark Avena M -- 1917 Jan 25 - 1917 Dec 02 -- d/o Waldo & Sarah Bolin Clark -- Info from death certificate

Clark Eva Gertrude  -- Died 1909 Aug 22 -- Aged 15m -- d/o Waldo & Sarah Bolin Clark -- Info from news obit

Clark Florence Letha -- 1896 Oct 04 - 1914 May 27 -- d/o Waldo & Sarah Bolin Clark -- Info from news obit

 

Craig Ida  -- 1898 Jun 03 - 1918 May 13 -- d/o Waldo & Sarah Bowlin Clark-- Info from death certificateBowlin

 

E

 

Ellerbeck Rosetta -- 1878 Mar 14 - 1899 Apr 09 -- w/o A F Ellerbeck; maiden name Bryant -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

Emch Johannes  -- 1840 Jan 19 - 1871 Mar -- Aged 30y 11m 10d -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

 

F

 

Franklin Peter -- Died 1894 Apr 21 -- Aged 54y --Info from news obit Apr 26, 1894 The Newspaper

 

H

 

Holzer Herman -- 1900 Jan 02 - 1902 Jul 03 -- s/o Albert & Matilda R Holzer
Holzer Maria E -- 1834 Sep * - 1896 Jul 08 -- Aged 61y 9m 21d -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Holzer Urs -- 1824 Jun * - 1893 Jun 24 -- Aged 69y 5m 9d -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
 

L

 

Loughridge Lawerence -- 1932 -- Only date on stone
Loughridge Alma Maxine -- 1922 Jun 02 - 1936 Aug 26 -- d/o Mike & Lula Cannaday Loughridge -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Loughridge Mitchell  -- 1894 Sep * - 1978 Jun 08 -- Aged 83y 9m 7d

 

M

 

Martie Anna Mary -- 1843 Sep 29 - 1921 Apr 14 -- m 1860 to Nicholas Martie
Marti Herman -- 1876 Feb 25 - 1898 Oct 10 -- Pic 1: Pic 2:
Martie Herman -- 1900 Jan 02 - 1902 Jul 03 -- s/o Albert & Meltdar Martie
Martie Nicholas -- 1831 Mar 25 - 1910 Feb 24 -- s/o John & Elizabeth Martie; m 1860 to Anna Hert

Martin Elizabeth -- 1800 Mar 25 - 1871 Mar 26 -- maiden name Fradley -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

Morrow Isaac  -- 1822 - 1898 Mar 23 -- Info from news obit

Morrow Rachel -- 1781 * - 1871 Aug 20 -- Aged 90y -- w/o William Morrow -- Pic 1: Pic 2:

 

P

 

Powell Mary A -- 1853 Jan 29 - 1941 Apr 29 -- w/o John Chambers & Frank Powell; d/o I & C Morrow -- Info from news obit

 

S

 

Scheidegger Adella -- 1887 Nov 28 - 1888 Aug 29 -- Pic 1: Pic 2: Pic 3:

 

Scott Louis  -- 1909 - 1914 Mar 21 -- s/o Andrew "Dude" Scott -- Info from death certificate


 

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