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Descendants of

"Bar Creek Jim"
James Bowling

and
1st Wife:
Mahala (Wilson) Bowling
2nd Wife:
Martha "Patsy"(Benge) Bowling
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James "Bar Creek Jim" Bowling
son of
Eli &Nancy(Anderson) Bowling
grandson of
James &Sarah "Sally"(Blevins) Bowling
g-grandson of
Benjamin &Martha "Patsy"(Phelps) Bowling
b: 1807 Hawkins Co, TN
d: 11 Feb 1882
1st Wife:
Mahala Wilson

daughter of
William &Nancy(Herd) Wilson
b: 1812
2nd Wife:
Martha "Patsy"(Harrison-Benge)Robertson

m: on 26 Feb 1866
daughter of
John "Jackie" &Delphia(Harrison-Hart) Benge
granddaughter of
David &Lucinda(Seaborne-Perry) Benge
b: Abt 1820 Clay Co, KY
d: 1900
Mahala's mother's 2nd husband
was Jim's father Eli.
Jim was Patsy's 2nd husband;
her 1st was James Robertson.



Spellings found for this surname include:
Bowling, Bolden, Bolding, Bolen, Bolin, Boling,
Bollen, Bollin, Bolling, Bollyng, Bolwing,
Boulden, Boulding, Bowland, Bowlyn


Special Acknowledgements
Some of the lineage info for this page
was found in files at genealogy sites such as
Rootsweb.com, Genforum.com, the LDS site, etc.
MANY THANKS TO ALL WHO SHARE INFORMATION!






Jim's & Mahala's

List of Descendants
Scroll further down the page to find Jim's & Patsy's List of Descendants.
  • (1) Hogan Bowling
    b: 1831
    m: JERIAH/JORDIAH HOUNSHELL
    daughter of John &Sarah(Powell) Hounshell
    paternal grandparents: Andrew &Louisa(Lambert) Hounshell
    maternal grandparents: Nehemiah &Margaret(LNU) Powell
    g-grandparents: John &Christina(Messersmith) Hounshell
    b: Abt 1813 Wythe Co, VA
    d: Aft 1855 Clay Co, KY



  • (2) John E. Bowling
    b: 1833
    m: #1=SUSAN NAPIER, on 23 Feb 1854, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Edmund &Sarah "Sally"(Howard) Napier
    paternal grandparents: Patrick &Fannie(Brunfield) Napier
    maternal grandparents: Samuel &Chloe(Osborne) Howard
    b: 1835 Harlan Co, KY
    d: Bet 1865-1868 Clay Co, KY
    m: #2=ELIZABETH HENSLEY, on 05 Oct 1868, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Robert &Nancy(Barnett) Hensley
    b: 1835 NC


  • (3) Blevins Bowling
    b: 1836



  • (4) Addison "Add" Bowling
    b: 1841
    m: ELIZA JANE (BENGE) BIGGS, on 03 Jun 1858
    daughter of John "Jackie" &Delphia(Harrison-Hart) Benge
    b: Mar 1835 Clay Co, KY
    d: 20 Aug 1904
    Eliza married her 1st husband Daniel/David Richard Biggs on 01 Jul 1849.



  • (5) Rebecca Bowling
    b: 1843



  • (6) Elizabeth Bowling
    b: 1845



  • (7) Isaac "Ike" Bowling
    b: 1847
    m: LINDA NAPIER



  • (8) James Buchanon Bowling
    b: 1849
    d: 1932
    buried: Arnett Fork, Clay Co, KY; then moved to
    Manchester Memorial Gardens, Clay Co, KY
    m: SOPHIA HACKER, on 17 Mar 1870
    daughter of Julius &Esther(Burns) Hacker
    granddaughter of Claiborne &Action(Roberts) Hacker
    b: 12 Oct 1853
    buried: Arnett Fork, Clay Co, KY; then moved to
    Manchester Memorial Gardens, Clay Co, KY


  • (9) Ibby Bowling
    b: 1853







    Jim's & Patsy's

    List of Descendants
  • (1) Alfred/Alford Bowling
    b: 03 May 1869
    d: 23 Nov 1954
    m: ALABAMA BOWLING
    daughter of James S. &Delilah(Holland) Jones-Bowling
    granddaughter of John S. Jones -and- Sarah "White Sally" Sizemore
    Sizemore g-grandparents: Edward "Ned" &Lucinda(Bowling) Sizemore
    Sizemore gg-grandparents: George "All" &Agnes "Aggie"(Shepherd-Cornett) Sizemore
    Bowling gg-grandparents: William &Sarah "Sally"(Fugate) Bowling
    b: 03 Jan 1876
    d: 24 Mar 1959
    ~~~~~Alfred's g-grandfather James Bowling is a brother to
    Alabama's gg-grandfather William Bowling; thus,
    Alfred & Alabama are 4th cousins-once removed.
    ~~~~~Alabama's father James is the illegitimate child of Sally Sizemore and a John S. JONES.
    James was "adopted" into the household of Sally's uncle John "Jack" BOWLING
    - - - and "went by" the surname Bowling.
    Jack is the brother of Sally's mother Lucinda (Bowling) Sizemore - - - Sally's father is Ned Sizemore.
    Jack's & Lucinda's parents - - - and Sally Sizemore's maternal grandparents
    - - -
    are William &Sarah "Sally"(Fugate) Bowling.




  • (2) David Bowling
    b: 1857
    m: SUSAN GILBERT
    daughter of Robert &Mary Jane(Roberts) Gilbert
    granddaughter of Asa &Anna(Henson) Gilbert
    g-granddaughter of Felix &Nancy(Wallace) Gilbert
    b: 1864



  • (3) Eveline Bowling
    b: 1860



  • (4) Daniel Bowling
    b: Apr 1865 Clay Co, KY
    d: 19 Apr 1926 Clay Co, KY
    m: SARAH METCALF, on 12 Mar 1885, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Levi &Nancy(Bowling) Metcalf
    paternal grandparents: John &Sarah "Sally"(Hensley) Metcalf
    maternal grandparents: Mary "Polly" Begley-Bowling & unknown male
    g-granddaughter of Sarah "White Sally" Sizemore & Hiram K. Begley
    Sizemore gg-grandparents: Edward "Ned" &Lucinda(Bowling) Sizemore
    Sizemore ggg-grandparents: George "All" &Agnes "Aggie"(Shepherd-Cornett) Sizemore
    Bowling ggg-grandparents: William &Sarah "Sally"(Fugate) Bowling
    b: 04 Mar 1868 Clay Co, KY
    d: 11 Mar 1934 Clay Co, KY
    ~~~~~Daniel's g-grandfather James Bowling is a brother to
    Sarah's ggg-grandfather William Bowling; thus,
    Daniel & Sarah are 5th cousins-twice removed.


    • Sarah Metcalf's grandmother Polly is the illegitimate child of Sally Sizemore and Hiram K. BEGLEY.
    • Polly was "adopted" into the household of Sally's uncle John "Jack" BOWLING
      - - - and "went by" the surname Bowling.
    • Jack is the brother of Sally's mother Lucinda (Bowling) Sizemore - - - Sally's father is Ned Sizemore.
    • Jack's & Lucinda's parents - - - and Sally Sizemore's maternal grandparents
      - - -
      are William &Sarah "Sally"(Fugate) Bowling.

    • Sarah Metcalf's biological g-grandfather Hiram K. Begley is the
      son of William "Bill" &Winifred "Winnie"(Sizemore) Begley.
      Begley grandparents: Henry &Elizabeth(Cook-Pearsall) Begley
      Begley g-grandparents: Peter &Elizabeth(LNU) Begley
      Sizemore grandparents: George "All" &Agnew(Shepherd-Cornett) Sizemore
    • Hiram's mother Winnie is a sister to Sally's father Ned;
      thus, Hiram & Sally are 1st cousins.
    • Hiram was married to Cynthia Allen and they had several children.




  • (5) Sylvania Bowling
    b: Feb 1867 KY
    d: 1907
    m: James Hoskins, on 09 Sep 1884, in Clay Co, KY
    son of William Keller &Mary "Polly"(Roberts) Hoskins
    b: 27 Aug 1861 Clay Co, KY
    James's Paternal Ancestry
    grandparents:
    James Napier & Frances "Franky" Hoskins

    Napier g-grandparents:
    Patrick &Frances "Fanny"(Brumfield) Napier

    Hoskins g-grandparents:
    John &Nancy(Stotts) Hoskins
    James's Maternal Ancestry
    grandparents:
    Thomas Boone &Nancy(Bowling) Roberts
    Roberts g-grandparents:
    Jesse &Nancy(Anderson) Roberts
    Bowling g-grandparents:
    Eli &Nancy(Anderson) Bowling
    Bowling gg-grandparents:
    James &Sarah "Sally"(Blevins) Bowling
    ~~~~~Sylvania's father Jim is a brother to
    James's maternal grandmother Nancy (Bowling) Roberts; thus,
    Sylvania & James are 2nd cousins-once removed.
    ~~~~~James's 2nd wife was Froney (Bailey-Laningham) Hoskins,
    with whom he had 4 children.




  • (6) Pleasant Bowling
    b: 1868
    m: MARY JANE BRITTAIN









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