1882–1947

Introduction

Born: Ap­ril 22, 1882, Mar­ble­head, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Died: No­vem­ber 10, 1947, Wil­son Me­mor­i­al Hos­pi­tal, John­son City, New York.

Buried: Ri­ver­hurst Ce­me­te­ry, En­di­cott, New York.

Biography

Anna was the daugh­ter of Da­nish im­mi­grants, and wife of Wal­ter Abell Bow­en.

She was known as a po­et and church lead­er. She be­longed to the First Me­thod­ist Church in En­di­cott, New York, and taught Sun­day school for 50 years.

Sources

Lyrics

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