Hannah Alice Bowman


parents:  William H Bowman and Julia Ann Andis


Birth:  10 Jul 1851  Martin Co, IN
Death:  22 Feb 1870
Burial:  Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin, IN

Marriage #1

Henry Sipes

12 May 1867  Martin Co, IN


William Sherman Sipes 26 Feb 1868



1860 Federal census Brown Twp, Martin, IN - 02 Jul 1860 - age 8 (view census information)
National Archives, Washington D.C. Pension records of Isabelle (Webster) Sipes (personally viewed and copied)
Ancestry.com Online marriage and birth indexes; Social Security Death Index; WWI and WWII draft registration index; city directory listings; 
"Billy Bowman Bugle" Issues 1-2, printed by Ned Alan Bowman 1986
Vigo Co, IN Online marriage applications and obituary index
Martin County Courthouse, Shoals, IN Marriage records; land records (personally viewed and copied)
Burns City Cemetery, Burns City, Martin, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Mt Union Cemetery, Shoals, Martion, IN Viewed and photographed tombstones
Find a Grave volunteers Jack Vander-Schrier and Russell Rice Tombstone and cemetery photos - Forest Lawn Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI
Find a Grave volunteers J Sullivan and J P Phillips Tombstone and cemetery photos - Roselawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana
Family records Records and photos belonging to Mary Benell
Family research Research belonging to Valerie Boman and Debra Branigan


Miscellaneous Information

1) Hannah's father (William H) mentions her in his will.  

2) Widow's pension records of Isabell Sipes (2nd wife of Henry) lists Hannah's marriage and death dates.

3) We have a copy of Hannah and Henry's marriage certificate.  

Photos and/or signatures


Hannah Alice (Bowman) Sipes

Burns City Cemetery
Burns City, Martin, Indiana

photos taken by Valerie Boman