Bowers and Cox family genealogical table
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Bowers and Cox family genealogical table

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Bond, Stephen Pennington.
Title: Bowers and Cox family genealogical table
Dates: 1968
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet (1 microfilm roll)
Identification: MS 1413

Biographical/Historical Note

William Bowers (1779-1844) was the only son of Job Bowers of Wilkes County (now Elbert County), Georgia. His father, Job, was a soldier in the Revolutionary Army and was killed by Tories while on furlough to visit his family the day before William's birth. William Bowers married Polly Cox (1786-1873) on June 22, 1802; they had 13 children.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a microfilm copy of the family tree of William Bowers and Polly Cox's descendants. The table consists of seven sheets compiled from records furnished by Esther Bowers Verner, relatives, and "Family records of descendants of Frederick Redwine and Barbara Stoner," by Hattie Jordan of Canon, Georgia (1938). The genealogical table was drawn for Mrs. Verner by Stephen Pennington Bond. The first page of the chart contains an alphabetical index.

Index Terms

Bond, Stephen Pennington.
Bowers family.
Cox family.
Genealogical tables.

Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

A microfilm reader is required to access this collection.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Bowers and Cox family genealogical table, MS 1413, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1X-1413-01. Genealogical table for the Bowers and Cox family