Delbert Charles Bowman

11 March 1930–17 October 1999 (Age 69)
La Paz, Marshall, Indiana, United States

The Life of Delbert Charles

When Delbert Charles Bowman was born on 11 March 1930, in La Paz, Marshall, Indiana, United States, his father, Charles L "Bert" Bowman, was 28 and his mother, Celia Huffman, was 22. He lived in Bremen, Marshall, Indiana, United States for about 69 years. He died on 17 October 1999, in La Paz, Marshall, Indiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Plymouth, Marshall, Indiana, United States.

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Charles L "Bert" Bowman
Celia Huffman
Kenneth Bowman
Delbert Charles Bowman

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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 19

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: occupational name for an archer, 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 the articles. It is possible that in some cases the surname referred originally to someone who untangled wool with a bow. This process, which originated in Italy, became quite common in England in the 13th century. The vibrating string of a bow was worked into a pile of tangled wool, where its rapid vibrations separated the fibers, while still leaving them sufficiently entwined to produce a fine, soft yarn when spun.2 Americanized form of German Baumann ( see Bauer ) or the Dutch cognate Bouman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Broman in household of Bert Broman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Delbert Bowman in household of Bert Bowman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Delbert C Or Charlie Bowman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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