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Lieut John James "Jim" Bowles
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1839
Marion County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1898
Monmouth
Warren County
Illinois, USA

He was the son of Dabney Abner And Bertha Tyler Bowles.

He joined the Missouri State Guard Confederate on July 10, 1861. He was 3rd Lieutenant in 1st Regiment Cavalry - 2nd Division under Major General Sterling Price, Colonel Joseph C. Porter and Captain J. W. Priest. Later he entered the Confederate Army, Hicks Company, Missouri Cavalry under Colonal Joseph C. Porter and Captain J. W. Hicks and became 1st Lieutenant.

He married Mary Eliza Bowles daughter of Augustine E. Bowles of near Quincy, Illinois, Aug. 28, 1870. They moved to Monmouth, Warren County, Illinois and he took up farming which he followed until he retired. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dabney Abner Bowles (1801 - 1881)
  Bertha Tyler Bowles (1818 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Eliza Bowles Bowles (1849 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Lucy Leola Bowles Reed (1871 - 1925)*
  Infant Bowles (1872 - 1872)*
  Victor Bowles (1874 - 1875)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eli Thomas Bowles (1833 - 1916)**
  Margery E. Bowles Loudermilk (1835 - 1928)*
  Mary A. Bowles Larrick (1836 - ____)*
  Benjamin B. Bowles (1838 - ____)*
  John James Bowles (1839 - 1898)
  Susannah M Bowles Miller (1841 - 1887)*
  William Henry Bowles (1842 - 1915)*
  Dabney Martin Bowles (1844 - 1925)*
  Joseph Hudson Bowles (1848 - 1932)*
  Narcissa W. Bowles Beckett (1848 - 1925)*
  Franklin A. Bowles (1851 - 1910)*
  Stephen Douglas Bowles (1853 - 1891)*
  Alice M Bowles Scott (1859 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Monmouth Cemetery
Monmouth
Warren County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Bob
Record added: Dec 31, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10198539
Lieut John James Jim Bowles
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Lieut John James Jim Bowles
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Lieut John James Jim Bowles
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GOD Bless you and all who do and/or may view too!!!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014

- Lynne Maschefzky
 Added: Nov. 6, 2008
Thank you Sir, for your service and sacrifice for the Confederate cause.
- David L. Bush
 Added: Sep. 5, 2005
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