Am helping a friend with her genealogy and she tells me that her grandmother swears the Bowker family is has Indian heritage.The family line is John Ellsworth Bowker, Jr bn 24 Jan 1914 in Millville, Cumberland, NJ and died 27 Aug 1993 in Colorado Springs, CO.He married ?? Waters in NJ.Children were 3 daughters and a son named Richard John Bowker bn 22 Oct 1943 in Ridley Park, PA. & died in Richmond, VA area July 1992
John Elsworth Bowker, Jr is the son of John "Elsworth" Bowker, Sr and Regina Dilks)Known children of John and Regina are:NEllie, Sadie, Elsworth, Willard, Elijah and Katie B...all from Cumberland, NJ area.
Would like to share with anyone who is researching this line and who may be able to shed light on the rumor of Indian heritage.