Bowie Family Memorial

Bowie Family Memorial (HM5YM)

Location: Abbeville, SC 29620 Abbeville County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 16.436', W 82° 22.589'

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Erected by the descendants of
Abraham Bowie, born in Scotland
and settled in Durham Parish,
Charles County, Maryland, about
1700 A.D. The family of his grandson
Rhody Bowie, moved to Abbeville
County, South Carolina about 1800.
Eli Bowie, son of Rhody Bowie,
established Gilgal Church in 1817.
This church is located two miles
east of this memorial and is the
site of the Bowie reunion each year.
HM NumberHM5YM
Marker Number1-3
Placed ByBowie Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 7:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 373289 N 3793387
Decimal Degrees34.27393333, -82.37648333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 16.436', W 82° 22.589'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 16' 26.16" N, 82° 22' 35.34" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3208 SC-20, Abbeville SC 29620, US
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