Abraham Bowman b. 1745

Abraham Bowman 7th great grandfather on RootsMagic tree

Abraham Bowman was born about 1745 in Lancaster County Pennsylvania.  On tax lists his property included 200 acres, 2 horses, 3 cattle In his estate inventory, a library of thirteen books in addition to the family Bible  Abraham was in the American Revolution, a private in the Lancaster County Militia. He died January 1786 and in his estate inventory: a library of thirteen books and the family Bible. He left his estate to his widow  Christina and children.

Sources

  • Notes on the Bowman, Harter and Sauer families by Kenneth Scott at FamilySearch.org
  • Pennsylvania, Tax and Exoneration, 1768-1801 at Ancestry

  • A roster of revolutionary ancestors of the Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution at FamilySearch