Charles William Bowman

Male27 April 1889–25 June 1952

Brief Life History of Charles William

When Charles William Bowman was born on 27 April 1889, in South Weber, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Bowman, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Jane Kendell, was 25. He married Ruth Emily Bambrough on 12 January 1915, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in United States in 1949 and Sterling, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1950. He died on 25 June 1952, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Charles William Bowman
Ruth Emily Bambrough
Marriage: 12 January 1915
Charles LeRoy Bowman
Elva Bowman
Reta Bowman
Melvin Leonard Bowman
Glen Matthew Bowman
Lois Ruth Bowman

Sources (41)

  • Charles W Bowman, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Charles W Bowman, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"
  • Charles W Bowman, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 January 1915Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Idaho is the 43rd state.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 1

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 17

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for an archer, hunter or soldier armed with a bow, from Middle English bow(e)man, bouman (from Old English boga ‘bow’ + mann ‘man’). This word was distinguished from Bowyer , which denoted a maker or seller of bows.

    Americanized form of German Baumann or the Dutch cognate Bouwman .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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