BOWMAN, HIRAM, Newville, physician and surgeon; a son of Solomon A.
Bowman and Rebecca Jones; was born in Ashland, Ohio, Oct. 8 , 1849, and came to this
county in 1864. He was united in marriage, Nov. 5, 1875, with Miss Mary E.
Leighty; they have two children, Blanche and Frank. Dr. Bowman first read medicine
under Dr. Murphy, of Spencerville, Ind., in 1870; after graduating from the
Medical Department of the University of Wooster, located in Cleveland, Ohio, the
Doctor has built up a large practice. ("Atlas of DeKalk County, Indiana," published J. H.
Beers & Co., Chicago, 1880)
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