Bowlin, James B.
Born: 1804-01-16 Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Died: 1874-07-19 Saint Louis, Missouri
Bowlin received a classical education and moved to Lewisburg, Virginia in 1825. He studied law, earned admittance to the bar in 1826, and started a practice in Greenbrier County, Virginia. Bowlin moved to Saint Louis, Missouri in 1833 and continued the practice of law, and also established the
Biographical Directory of the American Congress 1774-1996 (Alexandria, VA: CQ Staff Directories, 1997), 692; Gravestone, Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, MO.