Sefronia H Bowman (1907 - 2009)

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Sanford, Seminole County, Florida

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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

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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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1907 - In the year that Sefronia H Bowman was born, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

1929 - By the time this person was 22 years old, the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

1930 - When this person was 23 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

1932 - This person was 25 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1945 - Sefronia was 38 years old when on January 9th, the (over 8 month long) Battle of Luzon began in the Philippines with the United States and Filipino forces attacking Japanese forces - with the intent to take back control of the Philippines. By March, the Allies had taken control of all of the strategically and economically important locations in the Philippines but pockets of resistance held out until the surrender of Japan in August.

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Sefronia H Bowman died on November 24, 2009 at 102 years old. No cause of death has been entered. Sefronia was born on May 21, 1907. We have no information about Sefronia's family or relationships. We know that Sefronia H Bowman had been residing in Sanford, Seminole County, Florida.

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