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William Lincoln Bowker
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1865
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1892
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

William was the son of John Bowker and his wife Betty Faraday Bowker. He was the brother of George Clay Bowker, a lawyer in Manayunk. William was an actor who used the stage name William L Brooks. He died in a fire at the Grand Central Theater in Philadelphia during a performance. At least 6 people were killed in the fire. Many people gathered in Manayunk on the day of his funeral. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bowker (1822 - 1895)
  Betty Faraday Bowker (1824 - 1906)
 
 Sibling:
  Edward Bowker (1862 - 1863)*
  William Lincoln Bowker (1865 - 1892)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Davids Protestant Episcopal Churchyard
Manayunk
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Ruth Gerke
Record added: Jan 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103605521
 


- Ruth Gerke
 Added: Jan. 15, 2013
 
 
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