Abel Bowman

Abel Bowman
November 30, 1829 – September 17, 1904

1860 Residence: Alexander County, North Carolina

3rd Great Grandfather of Justin Hall

Military Record
August 9, 1862 – Enlisted
29th North Carolina Regiment, Company A
Rank: Private
July 3, 1864 – Captured near Marietta, GA
Sent to Knoxville, TN
July 14, 1864 – Transferred to Camp Douglas, Chicago, IL
July 18, 1864 – Arrived at Camp Douglas
May 13, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
George Bowman 1802-1876
Elizabeth Herman 1800-1877

Siblings
Malinda Bowman 1825
Lawson Bowman 1826-1902    32nd NC Co E
Matilda Bowman 1827
Wilson Bowman 1831-1902    12th NC Co A
Mary Ann Bowman 1831
Linna Bowman 1833-1896
Lorina Bowman 1838-1919
Nancy Bowman 1840
Anna Bowman 1844-1867
Marcus Bowman 1846-1856

Wife
Nancy Elvira Bradburn 1840-1908

Children
Martha Jane Elizabeth Bowman 1862-1025
William Pinckney Bowman 1866-1943
James Elledge Bowman 1868-1938
Etta H. Bowman 1870-1941
Lanson Cornelius Bowman 1872-1953
Ellen S. Bowman 1875-1946
Laura M. Bowman 1878
Atha Belle Bowman 1879-1964
Lula B. Bowman 1882
Bessie Mae Bowman 1882-1959

Burial
Friendship Lutheran Church Cemetery
Taylorsville, NC

Abel Bowman Grave

Abel Bowman Grave