William Andrews Bowman

William Andrews Bowman

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  • Name William Andrews Bowman 
    Born 17 Aug 1842  Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • have also seen his year of birth as 1841
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Green Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    32172JamesBowman431807malefarmerPennsylvania
    42172MarthaBowman451805femalePennsylvania
    52172MaryBowman221828femalePennsylvania
    62172RebeccaBowman201830femalePennsylvania
    72172HughBowman181832malefarmerPennsylvania
    82172JamesBowman141836malePennsylvania
    92172MargaretBowman111839femalePennsylvania
    102172WilliamBowman81842malePennsylvania
    112172MaryMcGill741776femalePennsylvania
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=kwf3_611   
    Census 1860  Green Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    7890JamesBowman531807malefarmerPennsylvania
    8890MarthaBowman571803femalePennsylvania
    9890Mary AnnBowman301830femalePennsylvania
    10890MargaretteBowman201840femalePennsylvania
    11890WilliamBowman181842malePennsylvania
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=9xkr_612   
    Draft Registration Jun 1863  French Creek Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Although he served the Confederacy during the Civil War; William did register for the Union draft in June of 1863 in French Creek Township, Venango County, Pa. At the time he was listed as being single and a practicing physician. 
    Civil War Draft Registration
    Civil War Draft Registration
    for William Bowman
    Census 1870  French Creek Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    3698W.A.Bowman291841malewhitemerchantPennsylvania
    3798NancyBowman291841femalewhitekeeping housePennsylvania
    3898MaryBowman61864femalewhiteat homePennsylvania
    3998MattieBowman41866femalewhiteat homePennsylvania
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=rztc_623   
    Census 1880  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    OccupationStreet
    24121Wm. A.Bowmanheadmalewhite184238marriedPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaclerk
    25121NancyBowmanwifefemalewhite184139marriedPennsylvaniaIrelandIrelandkeeping house
    26121MattieBowmandaughterfemalewhite186614singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
    27121Dora E.Bowmandaughterfemalewhite18728singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
    28121Byron H.Bowmansonmalewhite18791singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=qwrc_622   
    Census 1900  Pine Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusYears
    Married
    Children
    Born/Living
    BirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    Occupation
    43189WilliamBowmanheadmalewhiteAug 184458married12PennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniadry goods salseman
    44189MaryBowmanwifefemalewhiteOct 185445married1200PennsylvaniaIrelandIreland
    45189MattieBowmandaughterfemalewhiteFeb 187327singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvania
    46189DoraBowmandaughterfemalewhiteApr 187525singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniamillinery
    47189HugoBowmansonmalewhiteMar 187921singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniadry goods salesman
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=y0rj_624   
    Census 1910  Sadsbury Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusYears
    Married
    Children
    Born/Living
    BirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    Occupation
    2654John H.Richardsheadmalewhite185753married 2x26PennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniadrayman
    2754Myrtle A.Richardswifefemalewhite186644married 1x2655PennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    2854Joseph M.Richardssonmalewhite189515singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaodd jobs laborer
    2954Leona M.Richardsdaughterfemalewhite189713singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    3054Pearl J.Richardsdaughterfemalewhite189911singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    3154Clarence M.Richardssonmalewhite19028singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    3254Gerald T.Richardssonmalewhite19082singlePennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvanianone
    3354William A.Bowmanboardermalewhite184268widowedPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniaPennsylvaniamanager Conneaut Lake Supply Co
      Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=1jg3_625   
    Military Service Civil War - Confederate. Not much is known about William's military career, except that he served in a Louisiana infantry unit during the war. Before the war he was a practicing physician, after the war he joined the mercantile business. Was he a physician in the military? Did he give up the occupation during the war, or because of the war? 
    Crawford County Veteran's Burial Card
    Crawford County Veteran's Burial Card
    William Andrews Bowman
    Died 23 Jan 1921  Canton, Stark County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from the January 26, 1921 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      The Funeral of Wm. A. Bowman
      Funeral services in memory of William A. Bowman will be held Wednesday, Jan. 26, in Linesville in U.P. church, at 1:30 p.m.
      Mr. Bowman died at his home in Canton, Ohio, Jan. 23, aged 79. Surviving members of his family are two daughters, Miss Mattie Bowman and Mrs. Snively, and son, Dr. Hugo Bowman.
      Deceased was a son of James and Mattie Bowman and was born in Mercer county where he was educated and became a practicing physician which he relinquished to follow a mercantile career. About 1877 he became a member of Bowman & Gaugh, Linesville merchants, and was identified with mercantile business in this place most of his life after coming here until he moved to Canton, Ohio, seven years ago. He was the last of his father's family.
    Age 78 years 
    Buried 26 Jan 1921  Linesville Cemetery, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section B, Lot 16, Grave 3 - HAS NO TOMBSTONE
    HAS NO TOMBSTONE - Linesville Cemetery
    HAS NO TOMBSTONE - Linesville Cemetery
    the people attached to this have no tombstone per cemetery officials
    Bowman Lot in the Linesville Cemetery
    Bowman Lot in the Linesville Cemetery
    William Andrews Bowman rests in an unmarked grave - he owns the row in front of his brother, James Dowling Bowman, and the American flag marks the location of his grave in this lot.
    Plot: Section B, Lot 16, Grave 3
    Person ID I29994  Local Families
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2019 

    Father James Bowman,   b. Abt 1805, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1888, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Martha Andrews,   b. 25 Aug 1802, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1881, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F10166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Dickson,   b. 21 Mar 1841, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1883, Lorraine County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mattie Bowman,   b. Abt 1861, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Bowman,   b. Abt 1864, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Dora E. Bowman,   b. Abt 1872, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Dr. Byron Hugo Bowman, DDS,   b. 4 Mar 1879, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1949, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 27 May 2010 
    Family ID F16214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary E. Rodgers,   b. Oct 1854, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1907, Conewango Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1886  Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F27664  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Miscellaneous News
    Fire At Linesville
    Fire At Linesville
    Ten Buildings Burned in the Business Center of the Town
    from the May 21, 1891 issue of the Conneautville Courier

  • Notes 
    • William was appointed Post Master of Linesville on July 29, 1885 - a position he held until Thomas Limber was appointed July 12, 1889.
    • from the October 30, 1912 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      Mr. William A. Bowman, of the Linesville Store Company, last week, visited his son, Dr. B.H. Bowman, a dentist at Mount Vernon, Ohio.