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December 19, 2016

Bowmansville, Missouri (Warrensburg) Bowman's Grocery and Gas

Bowmansville was named after J. B. Bowman, a local merchant.

Bowmansville Grocery, Missouri South of Warrensburg
Bowmansville, Johnson County, Missouri
Latitude: 38° 42' 33" (38.7092°) north
Longitude: 93° 44' 1.8" (93.7338°) west
Average elevation: 269 meters (883 feet)

The German Baptist church of Dunkards was organized August 3, 1880, and was situated two miles south of Warrensburg. The original members of this congregation were A. W. Reese, minister; John Bowman, deacon; Joseph E. Lightner. William Mohler, Thomas Adams, Nancy J. Roop, Alice Hall, M. Gibson, Sarah L. Baile, Minnie C. Christopher, Susie E. Reese, Lizzie D. Mohler, Lucinda Bowman, Anna Bowman, Lizzie Fickas and Anna Lightner.

1938 David Bowman, Bowmansville, MO

Bowman's Blacksmith Shop

Bowman's Grocery Store
Daniel F. Bowman, 1955 - Missouri National Guard Bowmansville, MO


1968 Joe Bowman and Blacksmith Shop

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