James Bowie, dealer in drugs and groceries, was born in Ireland in 1821; came to America in 1840, and located in Ohio. He removed to Little Sioux, Ia., in 1865, and in 1879 engaged in his present business at River Sioux.
Biographical Sketch of James Bowie
MLA Source Citation:History of Western Iowa: Its Settlement and Growth. Sioux City: Western Publishing Company. 1882. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 29 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/iowa/biographical-sketch-of-james-bowie.htm - Last updated on Aug 3rd, 2012
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