James Bowden, b 31 July 1812 in Montgomery Co NC, d 22 July 1873 in Benton Co, MS, son of John Bowden and Sarah Baldwin.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Property, 13 Jan 1843. Deed from Robert Greene and the other heirs of William Greene (Howell Green, Garret Parker, Claiborne Green, James Bowden [for his wife Jane]) to James Green for land on both sides of Townsend fork. (posted on USGenWeb Achives site)
2. Property, 6 Nov 1848, Richmond County, North Carolina, United States. Deed from Robert Green of Montgomery Co to John Bowden of Richmond Co for 68 acres of land in Richmond Co by Buffelow Creek, borders land belonging to minor heirs of Claiborn Green deceased. (transcript of deed posted at USGenWeb Archive site)
3. Property, 18 Mar 1850, Richmond County, North Carolina, United States. Deed from James Bowden and wife Jane of Mississippi to Nathan T Bowden of Richmond Co, NC, for 45 acres of land in Richmond Co on the waters of Big Buffaloes Creek, part of the lands given to Jane in the division of the estate of Howell Green. Borders Patience Baldwin, Garrot Parker (part of Howell Green division), N T Bowden. (transcript of deed posted at USGenWeb Archive site)
4. Census, 1850, Tippah County, Mississippi, United States. James Bowden is 38, farmer, b NC, living with Jane (34, b NC), William F (15, b NC), John A (14), Robert (12), Pleasant M (11), Jane (9), Roderick H (8), Claiborne (3), Elizabeth (1), Harwell G (5), Mstwood T (6/12). Also in household is Jane Green (66, b VA). (3rd Division, Tippah Co, MS, family 1018)
James married Jane GREENE, daughter of William GREENE and Jane HARRIS. (Jane GREENE was born in 1816 in Montgomery County, North Carolina, United States and died on 30 Mar 1854 in Benton County, Mississippi, United States.)