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Col John Bowman
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1738
Virginia, USA
Death: May 4, 1784
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA

He actually died in Lincoln Co, VA, but what is now Burgin, Mercer Co, KY.....options above do not allow for putting the correct info in;
In 1781 he was apptd Sheriff for a year & in 1782 he was paid 1,248 lbs of tobacco;

See newspaper article for a story of Bowman Family and house:
Lexington Herald, Sun., Aug. 20, 1961 
Family links: 
  George Bowman (1699 - 1768)
  Mary Elizabeth Heydt-Hite Bowman (1708 - 1770)
  Elizabeth Bowman (1731 - 1813)
  John Bowman (1771 - 1824)*
  John Jacob Bowman (1733 - 1781)*
  Emma Maria Bowman Stephens (1735 - 1819)*
  Elizabeth Bowman Ruddell (1735 - 1815)*
  John Bowman (1738 - 1784)
  Rebecca Bowman Brinker (1745 - 1831)**
  George Bowman (1747 - 1769)**
  Abraham Bowman (1748 - 1837)*
  Joseph Bowman (1752 - 1779)*
  Isaac Hite Bowman (1757 - 1826)*
*Calculated relationship
Bowman Family Graveyard
Mercer County
Kentucky, USA
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Originally Created by: Yvonne~~~
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
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Col John Bowman
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 Added: Nov. 12, 2015
Col. Bowman was related to Daniel Boone - he was Daniel's 1st cousin of wife of paternal 1st cousinIn 1777 -Daniel Boone was appointed as a Captain, along with four other men, in the militia regiment formed in Kentucky County by the Virginia Legislature. ...(Read more)
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