Nov. 13, 1822 Harrodsburg Mercer County Kentucky, USA
Mar. 13, 1876 Mercer County Kentucky, USA
Mary was the daughter of Dr. John Atwood Tomlinson and his wife Eliza Morris Thompson.
She married Abraham Hite Bowman on October 3, 1843. Their first child died in infancy, but they had 8 children who lived to adulthood: Howard Mitchum, John Atwood, Edward Stanley, Lida Morris, Anna Worthington, Mary Clifford, Lucie Garvin & Hite D. Bowman.