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{Mary} Alice America Jacobs Bowman
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1853
Iberia Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1941
Kerr County
Texas, USA

"Mary" Alice America Jacobs Born, 7 Jan 1853, in Patoutville, St Mary Par, now Iberia Par, LA. Died, 4 Oct 1941, in Kerrville, TX. Baptism: 30 May 1868, in Patterson, LA. Burial: 1941, in Glen Rest Cem, Kerrville, TX. She was 15 years old when baptised.

Alice married Ernest Bowman 6 Jan 1874,in Sacred Heart Ch, Morgan City, LA. Mar License, 2 Jan 1874, in Franklin, St
Mary Par, LA.

In the 1880 census of St Mary Parish (Ward 5) {Mary} Alice was with husband Ernest and children Bessie 4, Emily D. 2 & B Ernest 3/12. Daughter Evline 5 was enumerated with Mrs C M Bowman 56 also St Mary. In the 1900 census Alice (47) is found in Iberia Par., Jeanerette (Ward 8) with Bessie 23, Bernard 20 and Kate 15 also boarders T W Moore 51 & William Toland 34 {Alice was known to house boarders to help support the family after her husband died.

The 1910 census finds Alice 57 back in Berwick, St Mary Parish with daughter Kate 25 & 6L}. By 1930 at age 77 Alice was living with her daughter Emily B Provost in New Iberia and then she moved to Kerrville Texas with her daughter Evelyn Domingues where she passed in 1941.

i. Evelyn Martha Bowman ["Gam" & Evelyn Mrs P J Domingues].See FAG Profile

ii. Elizabeth Magdaline Bowman ["Bessie" Mrs W L Toland]. Born, 13 Jun 1876, in Near Patterson, LA0. Died, 14 Apr 1952, in Jeanerette, LA. She married William Lee Toland, 9 Oct 1901, in New Iberia Area. "Bessie" was also born on Glencoe Plantation a small island four miles below Patterson, LA.

iii. Emily Devlin Bowman [Mrs Chas Provost]. Born, 11 Apr 1878, in St Mary Par, LA. Died, 31 Aug 1965, in New Iberia, LA. Burial: 1 Sep 1965, in St Peters Cem, New Iberia, LA. She married Charles Louis Provost, 27 Oct 1897. She resided 112 Bridge St in New Iberia LA. Her DAR membership number was 18991 June 12, 1923.

iv. Bernard Ernest Bowman. Born, 24 Mar 1880, in "Glencoe", Near Patterson, LA. Died, 17 Mar 1955 (?). Census: 1910, in Jeanerette, Iberia Par., LA17. He married Kate Ella Watkins, 22 Sep 1904.

v. Wheaton Francis Bowman. Born, 14 Jun 1883 (?)18. Died, 21 Jan 1942 (?), in Berwick, LA. Death(2): 21 Jan 1949 (?)16. Burial in Willow Grove Cem, Berwick, LA. Census: 1910, in Berwick, St Mary Parish, LA. He married Stella Watkins 17 Jul 1906.

vi. Mary Katherine Downing Bowman Born, 24 Nov 1884, in Jeanerette, LA20. Died, 16 May 1951 (?), in Goosawhatcie, S. C.. Burial in Ridgeland, S. C. She married Leo Stagg, 24 Nov 1911. She was named for Cathrine (Kate) Bowman Downing, Dr Isac Bowman's sister who lived in Kentucky - Kate's grand aunt (tradition said she was named for an aunt). She had daughter Kitty Reed Stagg Buswell with 2 children, Joe lived in LA.


Family links: 
  Martha Ann Jacobs Singleton Moore (1826 - 1884)
  Ernest Bowman (1851 - 1885)*
  Evelyn Bowman Domingues (1874 - 1946)*
  Bernard Ernest Bowman (1880 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Glen Rest Cemetery
Kerr County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Toby
Originally Created by: Linda Nielsen-Reynolds
Record added: Oct 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43088064
{Mary} Alice America <i>Jacobs</i> Bowman
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{Mary} Alice America <i>Jacobs</i> Bowman
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{Mary} Alice America <i>Jacobs</i> Bowman
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