See also

John Bowers Jr. (1695-1746)


VA Norfolk 1691


VA 1740



In 1691 Lower Norfolk Co VA was divided into Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties.

John Bowers Jr.1,2 son of John Bowers and Suzannah Partridge was born in 1695 in Norfolk Co, VA. Several sources list his birth as Lower Norfolk Co which was dissolved in 1691.2


In the on Feb 15, 1705 will of John Bowers, John Bowers, Robert Bowers and James Bowers were listed as heirs.3

Matthew Spivey signed a will on Feb 16, 1717/18 in Norfolk Co, VA. Witnesses: John Bowers and Robert Bowers.1

On Oct 26, 1720 in Norfolk Co, VA Judath Nicholls signed a will. John Bowers, his cousin, was the sole executor.1

On Mar 3, 1721/22 in Norfolk Co, VA, John. was one of the three executors of Wm Boulton's estate.

John died in 1746 in Virginia.2


John Bowers married Suzannah Jolley daughter of John Jolley and Susannah.




Suzannah Jolley1,2 was the daughter of John Jolley (1665-bef1736) and Susannah (1665-1700). She and John Bowers had the following children:




Brief Abstracts of Norfolk County Wills, McIntosh, Charles Fleming, 1982, Publisher: Southern Historical Press, Repository: Love Houston Memorial Library.


Public Member Trees. Custom Id: 15;


Brief Abstract of Lower Norfolk County and Norfolk County Wills. Custom Id: 92; Love Houston Memorial Library, ,, Dothan, Houston Co, AL. Call Number: 929.3755 MCI.