Bowman, Euday Louis 9.nov.1886-26.may.1949 USA Texas, Fort Worth - NY, New York
ragtime pianist, active in prostitution districts of Fort Worth and Kansas City, 1918 still living with his mother and sister at 1005 College Avenue Fort Worth, 1920-1940 living at the home of his single sister at 122 St Louis Avenue Fort Worth, 1930 private jazz teacher, 1940 with own studio in Fort Worth ; son of farmer/carpenter George A Bowman (Kentucky, Union mar.1849) and music teacher Olivia Marguerite Graham Landin de Este (french, born The Netherlands nov.1846-27.jul.1922 Fort Worth) who divorced in 1905 ; brother of piano teacher Mary M Bowman (Fort Worth may.1877-) ; 19.oct.1920 in Erath Texas he married Geneva Morris who left him the next year ; 6.feb.1949 he married Ruth Emma Thompson but filed for divorce the next month 'because she had been cruel to him'

Title Parts

[P] Twelft Street Rag. Piano. 1914
Walter PW Hunt, Clarence Williams (Trombone, piano, clarinet and orchestra). Hollywood 1947

[P] Twelft Street Rag. Voice and piano
Eva Tyler. New York 1923

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