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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 12383 people with the Bowen surname? In that year Bowen was ranked number 330 for popularity in the UK.|
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Bowen Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Bowen family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 15178 people with the Bowen surname in the UK? Bowen is now ranked number 375 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 100262 people with the Bowen surname in the USA? Bowen is ranked number 124 for popularity in the USA.|
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|Charles Bowen, Baron Bowen||Charles Synge Christopher Bowen, Baron Bowen (January 1, 1835 ? April 10, 1894) was an English judge.|
|Julie Bowen||Julie Bowen (born March 3, 1970) is an American film and television actress.|
|E. J. Bowen||Edmund John Bowen FRS (April 29, 1898 ? November 19, 1980) was a British chemist.|
|Joe Bowen||Joe Bowen (born April 5, 1951 in Sudbury, Ontario), is a Canadian sportscaster.|
|Elizabeth Bowen||Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen, CBE (7 June 1899 ? 22 February 1973) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer.|
|Roger Bowen||Roger Bowen (May 25, 1932 ? February 16, 1996) was an American comedic actor and novelist, known for his portrayal of Lt.|
|Jim Bowen||Jim Bowen (born in Heswall, Cheshire, England on August 20, 1937; real name Peter Williams) is an English stand-up comedian and TV personality.|
|Albert E. Bowen||Albert Ernest Bowen (31 October 1875 ? 15 July 1953) was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).|
|Otis R. Bowen||Dr.|
|Andrea Bowen||Andrea Lauren Bowen (born March 4, 1990; Columbus, Ohio) is a two time SAG Award- winning American actress.|
|Bruce Bowen||Bruce Bowen Jr.|
|Stuart Bowen||Stuart W.|
|Jonathan Bowen||Jonathan P.|
|Humphry Bowen||__NOTOC__Humphry John Moule Bowen (22 June 1929 ? 9 August 2001) was a British botanist and chemist.|
|Marjorie Bowen||Marjorie Bowen (pseudonym of Mrs Gabrielle Margaret V[ere] Long "n?e" Campbell), (1 November 1885 on Hayling Island, Hampshire - 23 December 1952) was a British author who wrote historical romances, supernatural horror stories, popular history and biography.|
|Ryan Bowen||Ryan Cleo Bowen (born November 20, 1975 in Fort Madison, Iowa) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA.|
|Richard Bowen||Richard Bowen (1761 ? 25 July 1797) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary Wars.|
|Dave Bowen||David Lloyd "Dave" Bowen (7 June 1928 ? 25 September 1995) was a Welsh football player and manager, who captained his country to their only ever World Cup finals, in 1958.|
|Matt Bowen||Matt Bowen (born 8 March, 1982 in Cairns, Queensland) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the North Queensland Cowboys of the National Rugby League.|
|Debra Bowen||Debra Bowen (born October 27, 1955) is a California politician from the Democratic Party.|
|Edward George Bowen||Edward George 'Taffy' Bowen, CBE, FRS (14 January 1911 ? 12 August 1991) was a British physicist who made a major contribution to the development of radar and so helped win both the Battle of Britain and the Battle of the Atlantic.|
|Brenton Bowen||Brenton Bowen (born 21 May 1983 in Cairns, Queensland) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer currently signed with the Gold Coast Titans club of the National Rugby League.|
|Thomas M. Bowen||Thomas Mead Bowen (October 26, 1835 ? December 30, 1906) was a United States Senator from Colorado.|
|Rob Bowen||Robert McClure Bowen (born February 24, 1981 in) is a Major League Baseball catcher who is currently a free agent.|
|York Bowen||Edwin York Bowen (22 February 1884 ? 23 November 1961) was an English composer and pianist.|
|Jason Bowen||Jason Bowen (born November 9, 1973) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player.|
|Euros Bowen||Euros Bowen (1904-1988) was a Welsh language poet.|
|Matt Bowen||Matthew Sean Bowen (born November 12, 1976 in Glen Ellyn, Illinois) is a former American football strong safety in the National Football League.|
|John S. Bowen||John Stevens Bowen (October 30, 1830 ? July 13, 1863) was a career United States Army officer and a general in the Confederate States Army, a commander in the Western Theater of the American Civil War.|
|Kenny Bowen||Kenneth Francis "Kenny" Bowen, Sr.|
|Rowland Bowen||Major Rowland Francis Bowen (born 27 February 1916; died 4 September 1978 at Buckfastleigh, Devon) was a cricket researcher, historian and writer.|
|Curtis Bowen||Curtis Bowen (born March 24, 1974 in Kenora, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey player currently playing in the EIHL.|
|Jabez Bowen||Jabez Bowen, Jr.|
|Jeremy Bowen||Jeremy Francis John Bowen (born 6 February 1960, in Cardiff) is a Welsh journalist and television presenter.|
|Lorraine Bowen||Lorraine Bowen is a singer, songwriter and musician.|
|Stephen Bowen||Stephen Alexander Bowen (born March 28, 1984 in) is an American football defensive end for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.|
|Robert Sidney Bowen||Robert Sidney Bowen, Jr.|
|Betty Bowen||Betty Bowen (born Betty Cornelius) (1918-1977), was an American journalist and art promoter.|
|Ben Bowen||Benjamin David Bowen, commonly called "Big Ben" Bowen, (November 14, 2002?February 25, 2005) was a young Huntington, West Virginia boy who was diagnosed with a very aggressive brain tumour on March 2, 2004.|
|Aaron Bowen||Aaron Bowen (January 31, 1973) is an American guitarist and composer.|
|Luke Bowen||Luke Alex Bowen (born 26 January 1986 in Harlow, Essex) is a speedway rider in the United Kingdom, riding with the Rye House Rockets in the Premier League.|
|A. J. Bowen||A.|
|Charles Christopher Bowen||Charles Christopher Bowen KB.|
|John Bowen||John Bowen LL.|
|Howard Bowen||Howard Rothmann Bowen (October 27, 1908 ? December 22, 1989) was an American economist and college president, serving as the president of Grinnell College from 1955 to 1964 and of the University of Iowa from 1964 to 1969.|
|Nathaniel Bowen||Nathaniel Bowen (June 29, 1779 ? August 25, 1839) was the third bishop of South Carolina in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.|
|John Griffith Bowen||John Griffith Bowen (born November 5, 1924) is a British playwright and novelist.|
|Alvin Bowen||Alvin Bowen (born December 24, 1983 in) is an American football linebacker for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League.|
|Robert O. Bowen||Robert Owen Bowen (born May 7, 1920 in Bridgeport, Connecticut; died June 9, 2003) was a contemporary American novelist and essayist.|
|Shayne M. Bowen||Shayne Martell Bowen (born August 29, 1954) has been a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) since April 2006.|
|George Bowen||George Bowen (1863 ? 19 January 1919) was a Welsh international rugby union half back who played club rugby for Swansea and Llanelli.|
|Billy Bowen||William 'Billy' Bowen (6 December, 1897??) was a Welsh dual code rugby player who played club rugby union for Swansea and rugby league for Leeds.|
|Travis Bowen||Travis Bowen (Born October 10, 1977 in Erie, Pennsylvania) Travis is an actor and director with the film company Eerie Frequency Entertainment.|
|Harry Bowen||David Henry "Harry" Bowen (4 May 1864 ? 17 August 1913) was a Welsh international rugby union player who played club rugby for Llanelli and international rugby for Wales.|
|George Bowen||George Bowen (13 July 1875 ? 1945) was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Wolverhampton Wanderers, Liverpool and Burslem Port Vale.|
|Jackie Bowen||Benjamin John "Jackie" Bowen (1915 ? 26 February 2009) was a Welsh international rugby league player.|
|Diamantina Bowen||Lady Diamantina Bowen (n?e di Roma) (c.|
|Cliff Bowen||Clifford "Cliff" Alfred Bowen (3 January 1875 ? 30 April 1929) was a Welsh international rugby union wing who played for club rugby for Llanelli and international rugby for Wales.|
|Lionel Bowen||Lionel Francis William Bowen (born 31 December 1915) was an English footballer who played at left-back for Southampton in 1937, before a long career in the police.|
|Keith Bowen||Keith Bowen is a former English footballer born in Northampton in 1958.|
|Abel Bowen||Abel Bowen (1790-1850) was an engraver and publisher in early 19th-century Boston, Massachusetts.|