Oct., 1772 Staten Island Richmond County (Staten Island) New York, USA
May 4, 1852 Sterling Whiteside County Illinois, USA
Mary (Brittain) Bowman was born in October 1772 in Staten Island, New York to Samuel P. and Sarah (Bright) Brittain. She married John Bowman. The history of the Brittain family mentions only that "Mary married John Bowman Sr. a farmer and had a large family". Mary died on May 4, 1852 in Sterling, Illinois at the age of 81.