Jesse Boyd Bowling

14 January 1822–14 September 1878 (Age 56)
Perry, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse Boyd

When Jesse Boyd Bowling was born on 14 January 1822, in Perry, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elijah Bowling, was 23 and his mother, Susannah Roberts, was 23. He married America Crawford on 12 December 1854, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 14 September 1878, in Laurel, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Bowling Cemetery, East Bernstadt, Laurel, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Boyd Bowling
1822–1878
America Crawford
1832–1914
Marriage: 12 December 1854
Jason Weeks Bowling
1848–1911
Luraney Bowling
1859–
Susannah Bowling
1862–
Eliza Jane Bowling
1856–1943
Lourana Boling
1858–
Richard Revel Bowling
1860–1942
Emma Bowling
1863–1888
Loretta Bowling
1866–1932
Margaret Bowling
1869–1891
Clayburn Bowling
1871–1954
Isabella Bowling
1873–1955

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 December 1854Breathitt, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 3
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens
    Age 8
    The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
    1845
    Age 23
    Historical Boundaries: 1845: Laurel, Kentucky, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bowling in Bradford, Yorkshire.Americanized form of German Bolling or Bohling .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bowlin
    Bolling

    Sources (10)

    • Jesse Bowlin, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Jesse Bowling in entry for Richard Revel Bowling and Ollie Thurman Smith, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Jesse Bowling in entry for Jason Walker Bowling, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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