As happened not infrequently in those days, when Mary Gwinn Bowe entered the world in Baltimore, Maryland in 1901, her mother, Mary Roche Gwinn, left it. Her father, Richard Gwinn immediately turned to his mother, Elizabeth Burns Gwinn, for [...]
Julie Anne Bowe Thompson was the daughter of Augustine Joseph Bowe and Julia Leonie Lecour Bowe. She was born in 1931, three years after her only sibling John Edward Bowe was born. As a young child she often navigated her Chicago block with John in a stroller he had recently outgrown.
Ellen Frances Canavan was born on Saturday, December 21, 1861, in Sumner Township, IL. She was the daughter of Anthony Canavan Sr. and Ann Hughes. Ellen Frances died in Chicago on June 29, 1943, at the age of 81. [...]