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Wayne Harvey Bowley

Wayne Harvey Bowley

Male 1936 - 2014  (78 years)

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  • Name Wayne Harvey Bowley 
    Born 29 Feb 1936  Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Census 1940  Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    History Abt 1950  [2
    According to his obitary, As a teenager, Wayne took flying lessons, going on to be a pilot with the Civil Air Patrol, N.H. Wing, flying search and rescue missions for over a decade. 
    Graduation 1954  Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History Abt 1960  [2
    According to his obituary, He worked at Greene Tanning in Milton Mills while attending classes at UNH. He became a draftsman, working at Sanders in Nashua, and later at General Electric of Somersworth. After retiring from Avionic Instruments as a printed circuit designer in 2004, Wayne enjoyed tending his small farm, caring for his wife, repairing antique pocket watches, and attending auctions. 
    Residence 1990  Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 21 Jun 2014  Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Cause: lung cancer 
    Buried 5 Jul 2014  Milton Mills Cemetery, Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I459  | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2016 

    Father Ralph M. Bowley,   b. 16 Feb 1907, Merrimack, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1985, Somersworth, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Lydian Ermina Coolidge,   b. 29 Sep 1909, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Sep 1990, Wolfboro, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 05 Oct 1934  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Ann LaValley,   b. 6 Nov 1935,   d. 7 Nov 2008  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1955  Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Brenda Lee Bowley
     2. Pamela Jeanne Bowley
     3. Leonard Wayne Bowley
    +4. Sharon Anne Bowley
     5. Michael Edward Bowley
    Last Modified 1 May 2014 
    Family ID F289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Feb 1936 - Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1940 - Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Nute High School - 1954 - Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Dec 1955 - Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1990 - Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: lung cancer - 21 Jun 2014 - Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Jul 2014 - Milton Mills Cemetery, Milton Mills, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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    Wayne Harvey Bowley
    Wayne Harvey Bowley

  • Sources 
    1. [S81] Coolidge, Ruth M. From the Delvee Tribe of Peter are Descended The Bowley Family, ( Brookline, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1989).

    2. [S1046] Obituary of Wayne Harvey Bowley, (fosters.com).

    3. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 160267570

    4. [s806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Rochester, Strafford, New Hampshire; Roll: T627_2298; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 9-37

    5. [S72] Obituary of Lydian E. Bowley , (New Hampshire: unknown newspaper, 1990).

    6. [S1044] U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2018, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006).