This information is contributed by Frances Daly.
Clifton BOWEN served in the NC line as a lieutenant. He was from Duplin
Co, NC. He had two sons that also served in the Revolutionary War. He served
in the NC militia as a lieutenant in the Duplin County militia. He was
honorably discharged in 1781 because of a pulminory ailment that made him
too feeble to carry on. He moved with his family to Effingham Co, Ga. between
1785-90. He lived in Bulloch Co until his death in 1806. *Clifton Bowen, RS, (1735-1806)
was the son of Clifton Bowen (1700) who
was the son of Samuel Bowen. *Source: ancestral file from William Ayres
of Salem, NJ.