Re: Richard Bowman
There's a Richard BOWMAN b. Apr. 1863 on the 1900 census for Brazos, TX.Wife's name is Mattie, children:Maggie, Eliza, Earlie, William, Charles and Leona.Richard states he was born in TX, his father was born in TX and his mother in VA.He and Mattie have been married 13 yrs.
In 1910 they are in Ellis Co, TX and have added more children to the family:Etta, Hoarse and Clarance.Daughter Maggie is listed as Maggie JONES and she has a son named Jasper.There is also a granddaughter named Fannie OLIVER living with them.
There's a TX marriage record for a Richard BOWMAN to a Mattie FRANKLIN on 20-Jan-1887 in Brazos Co.