JOSEPH AND PHILIS MARGUERITE BOW BARTELS
Philis was born January 14, 1903 at her parent's family farm in Lakefield Township, Saginaw County, Michigan. She was the daughter of Orin and Louisa Rosewig Bow. Philis was six years old when her mother, Louisa, passed away. After her mother died, Philis lived with the neighbors, Charles and Olga Wenzel Glinke. Philis went to the Parker School located at the corner of Lakefield and Fenmore Roads.
Pioneers of Lakefield Township - Left to Right: Jacob Brown, Lawrence Dubay, Alva Hinterman, David Dubay, Mr. Harris, George Easlick, Calvin Harris; Ray Rowell standing towards the top of photo and his daughters, Mildred, Dorothy, and Carrie Rowell, sitting on the wood pile. Carry Rowell later married Fred Honaman. photo from John and Linda Honaman Johnson.
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