Picture at right is: ca. 1862. Portrait of William Hardy Bowman at 18 years old in his Confederate Army uniform.
He was part of the Dooly Guards from Dooly Georgia. The 60th Reg. GA Volunteers Inf., He fought with The well known Evans Brigade, John B. Gordon's Division, Army of North Virginia.
He married Nancy Pitts in Dooly County, 1865 by Justice of The Peace; Isreal Johnson.
They had 7 children: 1. George Jefferson Bowman (b. 1870) 2. Matilda Jane Bowman (b. 1868) 3. John Bowman 4. Mary Bowman 5. Federick Bowman 6. Wiley Bowman 7. Susianne Bowman.
There were many Pitts from the Dooly County area, they are my 3rd great grands.
Created by: Dixie Home Georgia
Record added: Oct 20, 2012
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