Bowie Family Cemetery
Croom, Prince George County, Maryland
Jolin Road, Croom, Maryland
Contributed by Anne Braun, Nov 10, 2004 [email@example.com].
Total records = 5.
In Croom, from the intersections of Highways 301 and 382, go
south/southeast on Highway 382 until you reach Mattaponi Road. Turn onto
Mattaponi Road, and go north/northeast for 1 mile until you reach the
entrance of "Our Lady of Mattaponi Retreat and Conference Center. Turn
there and go east on Jolin Road for about .2 miles. The cemetery is on
the 50 yards south of the road. There is a wooden fence around the
The cemetery now belongs to Our Lady of Mattaponi Retreat and
Conference Center. It is in good shape and well taken care of.
The cemetery contains the family of Robert William Bowie who
once owned the land and the Manor called "Mattaponi. Mr. Bowie was a
state leader and Governor of Maryland.
I visited this burial site on Nov 09, 2004. When the person who complied the record for this cemetery
for "Stones and Bones", Catherine Lansdale Bowie's headstone was broken
and partially there. I was unable to find
- Anne Braun
Bowie, Catherine Lansdale, b. Jan 13, 1800, d. Oct 22, 1867, Headstone no longer present
Bowie, Laura, b. Sep 18, 1830, d. Sep 23, 1831
Bowie, Mary E. L., b. Sep 10, 1823, d. Oct 25, 1838
Bowie, Robert Jr., b. Oct 6, 1821, d. Jan 17, 1860
Bowie, Robert William, b. Nov 3, 1787, d. Jan 3, 1848
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