Dorothea May Amelia Bowman


Brief Life History of Dorothea May Amelia

When Dorothea May Amelia Bowman was born in 1895, in Exning, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Charles Bowman, was 25 and her mother, Kate Collins, was 25.

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James Charles Bowman
Kate Collins
Herbert C Bowman
Edgar Bowman
Dorothea May Amelia Bowman
Jack Bowman
Florence H Bowman
Daisy Bowman
Archilbald Bowman
Ethel Maud Bowman

Sources (2)

  • Dorothey Bowman, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Dorethea J A Bowman in household of James C Bowman, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 9

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.


Age 13

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 33

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

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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