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Bowen, Johnlocked

(1755/6–1832)
  • Jennett Humphreys
  • , revised by A. P. Woolrich

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Bowen, John (1755/6–1832), painter and genealogist, was born in Shrewsbury, the eldest son of James Bowen (bap. 1718, d. 1774), painter and topographer, of that town. He studied the local antiquities under his father, who had compiled notes and sketches towards a history of ...

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