Bowman County, North Dakota
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Bowman County History

Created by the 1883 territorial legislature, but eliminated by the 1903 session due to a lack of settlement.
Re-established on June 10, 1907, by proclamation of Gov. John Burke. It was named for Edward M. Bowman, member of the House of Representatives from the southern half of the territory at the 1883 session.
Government organized: July 5, 1907.

County Seat: Bowman, 1907-present.

Cities and Other Communities
Bowman * Buffalo Springs * Gascoyne * Griffin * Haley * Ladd * Rhame * Scranton


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Bowman County Data


Birth Records

Census Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Sep 2016:  Obituaries for TIFT, IRONS, FLEMMING, MOLDE, MOORE, MCPHEE.  marriage announcements for BROWN-HAUSTMAN, OMMODT-OMMODT.  Fires news stories





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Surrounding Counties
Slope (north)
Adams (east)
Harding County, South Dakota (south)
Fallon County, Montana (west)

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