Dency Bowman (1901 - 1986)

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Stroud, Lincoln County, Oklahoma

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Alice Bowman

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Johnny Dale Bowman

Johnny Dale Bowman

Lester Leroy Bowman

Lester Leroy Bowman

Lola B Bowman

Lola B Bowman

Lola B Bowman

Lola B Bowman

Dave Found and Bill Bowman

Dave Found and Bill Bowman

Laura Alice Blankenbeker-Bowman

Laura Alice Blankenbeker-Bowman

Laura Alice Blankenbeker

Laura Alice Blankenbeker

Edward Elton Bowman

Edward Elton Bowman

Ed and Laura (Blankenbeker) Bowman

Ed and Laura (Blankenbeker) Bowman

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Charles G. Burk family photo

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Miranda E Bowman

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Surrilda May (Kirkendall) Bowman Alice Bowman Johnny Dale Bowman Lester Leroy Bowman

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1901 - In the year that Dency Bowman was born, the first Nobel Prizes were awarded. Chemist and engineer Alfred Nobel, who died in 1896, had provided in his will for prizes in physics, chemistry, and physiology or medicine, who have produced the most distinguished literary work of an idealist tendency, and who have contributed the most toward world peace. The winners in 1901 were: Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen for physics, Jacobus Henricus van't Hoff for chemistry, Emil Adolf von Behring for physiology or medicine, Sully Prudhomme for literature, and Jean Henry Dunant and Frédéric Passy for peace.

1927 - Dency was 26 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

1933 - At the age of 32 years old, Dency was alive when Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

1983 - At the age of 82 years old, Dency was alive when "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

1986 - In the year of Dency Bowman's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Dency Bowman passed away in December 1986 at 85 years of age. No cause of death has been listed. Dency was born on January 17, 1901. We have no information about Dency's family or relationships. We know that Dency Bowman had been residing in Stroud, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.

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