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Lelia Jacobs Bowman
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Birth: 1869
Death: Jan. 2, 1959
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Lelia Jacobs Bowman, 90, widow of Charles W. Bowman and member of a prominent Brownsville family, died at 5 a.m. on January 2 at her home (Bowmanís Castle) on Front Street.

Mrs. Bowman was the daughter of John Nelson and Sarah Colvin Jacobs and was a member of Christ Episcopal Church.

Her death leaves the stately brick edifice known locally as Bowmanís Castle unoccupied by a Bowman for the first time in nearly two centuries.

Surviving are two sons, Charles, Paston, Maryland; and Nelson, Uniontown.

(Source: archives of the Brownsville Telegraph) 
Created by: Millennium Memorials
Record added: Oct 13, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9594187

- Sharon
 Added: Aug. 14, 2009

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