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Martha (Bowie) Sterrett (1791 - 1845)

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Martha Sterrett formerly Bowie aka Nugent
Born in Burke, Georgia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Dec 2014
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Martha was born 1791 in Burke County, Georgia, and died in Shreveport, Louisiana. In unmarked graves are Martha Bowie Sterrett, and her husband Sheriff Alexander B. Sterrett, the first sheriff of Caddo Parish. She married (1) Alexander B. Sterrett.

She married (2) James Edmund Nugent 1807.

Children of Martha Bowie and Alexander Sterrett are:

i. Matilda Sterrett.

ii. Emma Sterrett.

iii. Rezin Bowie Sterrett.

Child of Martha Bowie and James Nugent is:

i.  ? Nugent.


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On 29 Jun 2016 at 15:09 GMT Esmé (Pieterse) van der Westhuizen wrote:

Sterret-6 and Bowie-299 appear to represent the same person because: Same data - Parents to be merged as well

Target profile to be Bowie-299 - same surname as her father

On 29 Jun 2016 at 15:08 GMT Esmé (Pieterse) van der Westhuizen wrote:

Bowie-447 and Bowie-299 appear to represent the same person because: Same data - Parents to be merged as well

Martha is 14 degrees from Caryl Ruckert, 14 degrees from Harriet Stowe and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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