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Abraham Bowman
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1844
Franklin County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1919
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Published: The Gospel Messenger, Nov 15, 1919, p735

Bowman, Abraham, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Bowman, born in Franklin County, VA, died at Jacksonville, IL, Oct 22, 1919, aged 76 years, 10 months and 23 days. He united with the Church of the Brethren early in life. After two years of service in the Civil War he came to Illinois. In 1873 he married Lavina Filburn [sic], who survives with four daughters, three brothers and three sisters. Services by Brethren D.W. Shock and I.J. Harshbarger at Girard. Interment in Pleasant Hill cemetery. - Ethel Harshbarger, Girard, Ill.

*Note: Abraham was listed as a patient in the Illinois Central Hospital for the Insane in the June 6, 1900 U.S. Census, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois. He is listed as a patient in the Jacksonville State Hospital in the April 16, 1910 U.S. Census, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bowman (1821 - 1902)
  Sarah Flora Bowman (1821 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Lavina Filburn Bowman (1856 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  David H Bowman (1879 - 1880)*
  Dora M Blair (1881 - 1962)*
  Lydia E Bowman Hylton (1883 - 1975)*
  Della Bowman (1884 - 1900)*
  Addie Bowman Weddle (1890 - 1979)*
  Ethel Bowman Vaniman (1894 - 1975)*
 
 Sibling:
  Abraham Bowman (1844 - 1919)
  Isaac Bowman (1853 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Virden
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Nan Carter
Record added: Jul 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39843798
Abraham Bowman
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