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Hannah (Bowerman) Wing (1760 - 1852)

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Hannah Wing formerly Bowerman
Born in Falmouth, Cumberland, Massachusetts Baymap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 9 Apr 1778 in Falmouth, Barnstable County, MAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Washington (prob. Town of), Dutchess County, New York, USAmap
Profile last modified 12 Sep 2018 | Created 27 Jan 2011
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Name: Hannah /Bowerman/
Name: Hannah /Wing/
Source: #S279
Page: March 1917, p. 1634

Found multiple versions of NAME. Using Hannah /Bowerman/

Hannah Bowerman is named as spouse of James Wing in the DAR Patriot Index. Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Genealogical Research Databases, database online, ( : accessed Sep 11, 2018), "Record of WING, JAMES ", Ancestor # A128564 .


Date: 11 OCT 1760
Place: Falmouth (prob.), MA
Note: 10m 11 1760, per Sandwich VR 2:1301; 1758 per 1850 Census
Source: #S406
Page: Lineage #10304
Source: #S442
Page: p. 325, citing BP 2:661
Source: #S442
Page: 310, 325-326
Source: #S445
Source: #S443
Page: 2:1301 [citing SMM Record of Births $ Deaths, 1717-1850, pg. 56]
Source: #S424


Date: 1852
Place: Washington (prob. Town of), Dutchess County, NY
Note: (aged 84 years, per OWL. This is not logical because she would have been only 10 years old at the time of her marriage. Moreover, her age was 92, per the 1850 Census. Therefore, her age at death was probably 96)
Source: #S279
Page: March 1917, p. 1634
Source: #S312
Page: 1850
Source: #S453
Page: Removals
Source: #S442
Page: 326
Source: #S315
Page: #38545, 40927


Note: (Birth date is shown as 9 month, 11, 1760, per March 1917 OWL, p. 1634, making Hannah the child of Lydia, Silas' second wife). However, the birth date of 1756 is found in other sources.


Date: 15 SEP 1814
Place: Stanford, Dutchess County, NY
Note: Hannah Wing, wife of James, and 3 minor children Thomas, Ann Maria and William, from Ninepartners to Stanford 15 of 9m, 1814
Source: #S284
Page: LDS Film # 873511, Records of Josephine Frost, pp. 93-97, citing Quaker Removal Records taken from the Nine Partner Monthly Meetings; transcribed at


Date: 1850
Place: Washington (Town of), Dutchess County, NY
Note: age 92


Husband: James Wing
Wife: Hannah Bowerman
Child: Phebe Wing
Child: Mercy Wing
Child: Joseph Wing
Child: James Wing
Child: Silas Wing
Child: Lydia Wing
Child: Anna Maria Wing
Child: William Walker Wing
Child: Thomas Wing
Date: 09 APR 1778
Place: Falmouth, Barnstable County, MA
Note: 9d 4m 1778 per Sandwich Monthly Meeting record; Per OWL: "James married, 4th month, 9, 1778, in accordance with Friends' usages, Hannah, .... The certificate of their marriage was signed by Malatiah, Benjamin, Zaccheus, Sarah, and William Gifford; Elihu, Samuel, David, Silas, Stephen, Elizabeth and Paul Swift; Judah Wing; William, Richard and Mary Lake; Mercy Slocum; and Mellen Nye."
Source: #S279
Page: March 1917, p. 1634
Source: #S443
Page: 2:1349 citing Sandwich Monthly Meeting Certificates, 1762-1841, Vol. III, 1st Book: "James Wing of Falmouth Son of Joseph Wing of Falmouth & Phebe his wife both deceased, and Hannah Bowerman Daughter of Silas Bowerman & Lydia his Wife ... [were married] Nineteenth Day of the Second Month Called February one thousand Seven hundred and Seventy Eight."
Note that while the MM record may suggest Lydia was Hannah's mother, it was not uncommon for Quaker records to refer to the "living (current) wife", per Ron Lahti.
Source: #S445
Source: #S442
Page: 310-311, 325-326
Husband: Silas Bowerman
Wife: Lydia Gifford
Child: Lydia Bowerman
Child: Sarah Bowerman
Child: Phebe Bowerman
Child: Jane Bowerman
Child: Melatiah Bowerman
Child: Macy Bowerman
Child: Anna Bowerman
Child: Mary (Mercy) Bowerman
Child: Hannah Bowerman
Child: Silas Bowerman
Date: 25 DEC 1759
Place: Barnstable, Mass. Bay Colony, MA
Note: according to GNBF 1:83; 25 Jul 1759, according to Doherty.
Lydia's husband, Silas, was a brother to her stepmother, Sarah (Bowerman) Gifford, d/o Thomas (3) and Jane Clifton) Bowerman and Melatiah Gifford's second wife. Lydia's father's will refers to both daughters only by their given names. (Interesting note here: Hannah's stepmother, Sarah (Bowerman) Gifford, was an older sister to Silas, her husband.)
Source: #S439
Page: 137; "Silas (Bormaman, Bormand, int.), and Lydia Gifford, 25 Dec 1759"
Source: #S445
Source: #S455
Page: 1:83


Source S279
Title: Our Wing Lineage
Abbreviation: The Owl: OWL
Author: Wing Family Association
Source S284
Title: LDS data
Abbreviation: LDS data
Source S312
Title: Census
Abbreviation: Census
Source S315
Title: Daughters of the American Revolution
Abbreviation: N.S.D. A. R.
Source S406
Title: Winthrop Society Online Data Base
Abbreviation: Winthrop Society
Source S424
Title: Web page
Abbreviation: Web page
Publication: various
Source S439
Title: Falmouth Vital Records
Abbreviation: Falmouth VR
Source S442
Title: Bowerman Family History
Abbreviation: Bowerman History
Author: A. L. Bowerman
Publication: Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1998
Source S443
Title: Sandwich Vital Records
Abbreviation: Sandwich VR
Source S445
Title: Ron Lahti
Abbreviation: Ron Lahti
Publication: April 2002
Source S453
Title: Quaker Monthly Meeting
Abbreviation: Quaker Monthly Meeting
Source S455
Title: Genealogical Notes of Barnstable Families
Abbreviation: GNBF
Author: Amos Otis, rev. by C.F. Swift
Publication: Genealogical Pub. Co., Baltimore, MD, 1888 rev 1979


  • WikiTree profile Bowerman-100 created through the import of Johnson_2012-03-31 limited.ged on Mar 31, 2012 by Cody Johnson. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Cody and others.
  • This person was created through the import of MASTER2011WIKITREE.GED on 27 January 2011. Prior to import, this record was last changed 23 AUG 2009

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