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 Joseph T. Bowman

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Joseph T. Bowman

  • Birth 1 Jan 1811 Illinois, USA
  • Death Nov 1883 Texas, USA
  • Burial Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 27878730

Historical Marker: A native of illinois, Joseph T. Bowman was the son of Jesse B. Bowman, who died at the Alamo. Arriving in Texas in 1835, Joseph T. Bowman enlisted in a company known as U.S. Provisionals in Nacogdoches in December 1835. He signed the Goliad Declaration of Independence, which resolved that Texas should become an independent Mexican State. Following the Texas Revolution, he served in the Republic of Texas Army. He and his family settled in this area (Grapeland,Texas) about 1845. Married to the former Naphania Hardin, Joseph Bowman was the father of ten children.

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  • Created by: Lanny Medlin
  • Added: 28 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27878730
  • Edgar Wallace
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph T. Bowman (1 Jan 1811–Nov 1883), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27878730, citing Guiceland Cemetery, Grapeland, Houston County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Lanny Medlin (contributor 46802850) .