Roseland Cottage

Roxana Wentworth Bowen

Clarence Bowen married Roxana Atwater Wentworth, daughter of John and Roxanna Wentworth of Chicago, Illinois in 1892. Her father, who made a fortune in Chicago real estate, was two term mayor of Chicago and served in Congress for six terms. Roxana had one child with Clarence, a daughter they named Roxana. The family of three lived in the home Clarence built in Woodstock at Bald Hill. It was located just down the road from his brother, Herbert, who was at Plaine Hill.