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James Bowker
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Birth: 1828, England
Death: Mar. 22, 1873
Manayunk
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

James Bowker was born in England and came to Philadelphia on November 29, 1828 on the Ship Julius Caesar with his mother Sarah Jackson Bowker, his sister Mary, brother William and brother John, who died in 1895 and was buried Westminster Cemetery. James Bowker married a woman named Sarah first. After her death in 1865, he married Sarah Sutcliffe on January 24, 1866 in Manayunk. He was a successful businessman in Manayunk, until one business venture failed. He and Sarah Sutcliffe Bowker had one daughter, Susie. The matching gravestone is for his first wife Sarah. His second wife had only a small tombstone. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Sarah bowker (____ - 1865)
  Sarah Sutcliffe Bowker (1836 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Susanna Jackson Bowker Couturier (1867 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Leverington Cemetery
Roxborough
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: 10C Lot 1
 
Created by: Ruth Gerke
Record added: Feb 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66136444
James Bowker
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 Added: Dec. 23, 2012
 
 
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