Thomas Puryear, married Margaret Bowles, he was also a son of Samuel
Puryear, who married Elizabeth ? ca 1720. Nathaniel V Bowles married into
the family line of Hezekiak Puryear born ca 1735 in Warwick co,Va.. Hezekiah
was also a son of Samuel, and brother of Thomas. Hezekiah married (1)-Milly
Winn ca 1755-58, daughter of John Winn and Mary Bowles of Hanover Co..
(2)wife-Mary Ellis, daughter of Joseph Ellis of Henrico co, in 1764.
(3)wife-Ann Ellis, sister of Mary Ellis, in 1773. So, Hezekiah and Ann Ellis
were the parents of Sarah Jane Puryear, who married Nathaniel V Bowles.
Other children were: Martha(Patsy)Puryear B.-1777-married Andrew Nuckols in
Goochland co., in 1801. They later moved to Barren co.
William Puryear-m. Polly Linsy Webber,daughter of Rev. William Webber and
Mary Woolfork in 1805.
Polly Puryear-m. Patrick Henley, son of Leonard Henley and Elizabeth Jude in
Goochland co., in 1801.
Nancy Westly Puryear-B.-1778-m. William Nuckels in 1809..
Thomas Hull Puryear-b.-1789-never married.
Noblin Puryear-never married.
Elizabeth Puryear-m. Nathaniel Woodward in 1802.
Sarah Jane Puryear married Nathaniel V. Bowles in 1812, son of Thomas Bowles and
Sarah Holman.Thomas Puryear married Margaret Bowles. After his death in
1762, Margaret's brother DAvid Bowles was named guardian of the minor
children. Jane Puryear married William H. Minter, their son James Hundley
Minter married Rebecca Frances Bowles (born in Hanover co in 1843) Had son