Capt. Thaddeus Bowman

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Thaddeus Bowman

Birthdate: (93)
Birthplace: Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts
Death: Died in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Joseph Bowman and Phebe Bowman
Husband of Sarah Bowman
Father of Major Joseph Bowman; Thaddeus Bowman and Samuel Bowman
Brother of Joseph Bowman; James Bowman; William Bowman; Hannah Estabrook Reed; Francis Bowman and 2 others

Occupation: Military officer
Managed by: Private User
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About Capt. Thaddeus Bowman

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS. DAR Ancestor #: A012941

DAR records show Capt Thaddeus Bowman and seven of his sons were in the Revolution - each in two battles - all but one in the battle of Lexington.

http://www.lexingtonminutemen.com/ebenezer-bowman.html

Thaddeus, known more popularly as captain Thaddeus, married twice. His second wife was Sybil Roper Woolson and their second son was Ebenezer born on July 31, 1757.


Captain Thaddeus Bowman was the son of Joseph and Phebe Barnard Bowman. He married first on December 2, 1736, Sarah Loring, who died December 23, 1747; and second, February 8, 1753, Sybil Woolson, a widow. He was commissioned Captain of the Lexington Militia in 1763 and served as such until the outbreak of the war. In 1775, he was elected Chairman of the Lexington Committee of Safety and Correspondence for three years. He was the first to meet the British forces approaching Lexington on April 19, 1775. His name appears on the Roll of Honor in the Archives at Washington of those who furnished money for carrying on the war. He died May 26, 1806, at New Braintree, Massachusetts. Note: Photographed on May 14, 2008

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Capt. Thaddeus Bowman's Timeline

1712
September 2, 1712
Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts
1740
February 18, 1740
Age 27
Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1743
February 10, 1743
Age 30
Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1753
1753
Age 40
1806
May 26, 1806
Age 93
Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
May 26, 1806
Age 93
Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States