BOWER, Donald Robert

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Last Name
 
BOWER
Given Names
 
Donald Robert
AKA's
 
Better known as
 
Date of Birth
 
2/3/1927
Age at Death
 
51
Place of Birth
 
Susanville, California
Residence (US)
 
Oakland, California
Residence (JT)
 
Cottage 09
Residence (JT) Abbreviated
 
C09
Religion
 
Race
 
Caucasian
Gender
 
Male
Information on __Source of Death
 
FBI document 89-4286-1302 (prepared 12/78)
Body Identification Number
 
Occupation outside __Peoples Temple
 
Biologist (PT occupation record); cattle ranch (Maaga)
Occupation inside __Peoples Temple
 
Government Income
 
Entry in Guyana
 
8/22/1977
Occupation at __Jonestown
 
Birth Mother
 
Birth Father
 
Siblings
 
Partner
 
Naomi Esther Johnson
Children
 
(stepchildren) Linda Theresa Arterberry, aka Linda Pierce; Shawntiki Johnson aka Verna Lisa Johnson; (grandchildren) Clarence Edward Moore, Jr., aka Clarence Arterberry; Ricardo David Arterberry; Traytease Lanette Arterberry
Non-Temple Relatives
 
(first wife) Betty Jean Bower; (children not in Jonestown) Gregory Thomas Bower [DOB: 1/29/59], Sarah Anne Bower [DOB: 4/57]
Family Tree
 
Discrepancies
 
Remembrances
 
“Donald was my grandfather ” - thomas ely bower

“well dad I find something new everytime i visit this web site (a step mom and new sibs)id like to have met them.but everything happens for a reason.some of us learn from it others dont.Danny my son was asking about you the other nite told him i didnt know that much except a few pics i copied at the The California Historical Society and a few i got from your sister (my aunt VJ)i found your resting place at point arena its pretty nice you would like it you can see the light house and hear the ocean if your quiet.well see ya next time i drop by your son Gregory. ” - Greg Bower

Don Bower: A Remembrance ” - Greg Bower

“Thank you for the gift of your son and please remain at blessed peaceful rest. ” - Susan White Hicks