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Logan County Pioneers:

Emily J. Bowman , Logan.

Emily cash-claimed 160 acres in sections 4 and 9, 8N 49W in 1890.
She might be the Emily Bowman who cash-claimed a quarter in 30, 3N 52W in 1892 (Washington County, about thirty miles southwest)
April 22, 1922 Akron Colorado "Miss Emily J. Bowman made commutation final proof on her timber claim, before the U.S. land office Wednesday."

Emily J. Bowman cash-claimed a quarter in 32, 3N 52W in 1890.

There's a record of a homestead entry in 3N 52W, but it wasn't completed.

In 1860 Pike County, Illinois, George Bowman is 42, Elizabeth 37, Emily 16, Martha 14, John M. 11, William 9, Thomas 7, Mary 3, and Louisa four months.
Emily married James B Clampitt, son of Calvin Caleb Clampett and Sarah, on 5 Dec 1860 in Pike County, Ill. The marriage ended in divorce. (James B Clampitt was born on 22 Apr 1839 in Woodville, Jackson County, Alabama, died on 7 Mar 1912 in Old Soldiers Home, Topeka, KS and was buried in Mar 1912 in Kansas.)

In 1870 Labette Kansas, George is 52, Elizabeth 47, John 21, William 19, Thomas 17, Mary 13, Julia 11, and Margaret 4. William Bowman, 95 is with them.

In 1870 Labette, Kansas, James Clampett is 30, Emily J. 26, Jeannette 9, William 6, Ethel 4, and Elizabeth 2.

In 1875 Labette County, Kansas, G. W. is 56, Elizabeth 52, John 26, Julia 15, Magie 8.
In 1875 Labette Kansas, Emily Clampitt is 31, born in Illnois, with James Clampitt 36. Jennetta is 14, William 11, Ethel 9, Lizzie 6, and Edward 2.

" Elizabeth Ellen Clampitt -
Born: 26 Mar 1869, Pike County, Ill
Married James Snook on 19 Dec 1898 in Oswego, Labette County, Kansas
Died: 4 May 1957, Parsons, Labette County, KS aged 88 Buried: May 1957, Oakwood Cem, Parsons, Labette County, Kansas "
One family historian wrote " Emily kept Ethel and Lizzie with her, and within a few years Emily Bowman Clampitt married William Brown. Both of her husbands are buried with he in the cemetery."

The stone in Parsons, Labette County, Kansas says "Emily Clampitt Brown 1843-1917" # 97066392.


HINMAN, HOBART married 6 Feb 1900 in STARK COUNTY, ILLINOIS, U.S.A. a bride named EMILY J BOWMAN.
In 1910 Bureau County, Illinois, Hobart is 73 - his second marriage of ten years to Emily J. 66 born in Indiana,
This Emily (Bowman) Hinman, per # 15534218 is buried in Bureau County, Illinois 1843-1913.

February 29, 1912 Wray, Colorado

September 26, 1912 Wray, Colorado

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