The life of James Bowie
By: Lauren Marlow
- James Bowie was born in Kentucky/ Tennessee 1796.
Family as a kid
Bowie had 2 older brothers , 1 younger bother and two sisters . The younger brother and the two sisters that didn't have the desire to leave their parents .
Battles That Bowie was in
The battle of Natchez
In The Battle of Natchez Bowie was terrible wounded but after he was healed he moved to Texas .
The Battle Of The Alamo
In the Battle of The Alamo James Bowie was a commander but a sickness called pneumonia killed him an the day of the battle . Even though he was not able to command He still stayed till he died in his cot.
Family as an adult
Wife's name Doña Josefa
He had kids but I do not their names
Bowie died in his cot at the Alamo in Texas . It was on March 6, 1836 . He died a bit after the Battle Of The Alamo.
- Bowie knife ( a foot-long dagger / knife)
- Being a true folk hero of early Texas
Known as a
- Dangerous duelist
Places Bowie lived
James lived in Tennessee/Kentucky 1796, Louisiana 1802 ,Mississippi 1827 and Texas in 1828 and died in Texas on March 6,1836.