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Mason Thiophilus "Mace" Bowman
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Birth: 1847
Death: Jun. 5, 1883

He was a participant in the Lee-Peacock feud in Texas and was later sheriff of Colfax County, New Mexico. He reportedly died from the delayed effects of an old bullet wound. Bowman reportedly engaged in a friendly fast draw competition with the notorious gunman Clay Allison. Bowman was the faster draw and according to the story, taught Allison how to improve his technique. 
 
Burial:
Springer Cemetery
Springer
Colfax County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: Lot 18
 
Created by: George Bacon
Record added: Apr 11, 2008
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Mason Thiophilus Mace Bowman
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