Bowman, Joseph a Unitarian minister, was born at Westborough, Mass., in 1733. He graduated at Harvard College in 1761, was ordained at Boston as missionary to the Indians, Aug. 31, 1762, and installed at Oxford, Nov. 14, 1764. From thence he went to Bernard, Vt., and was installed as pastor Sept. 22, 1784. He died Dec. 8, 1820. See Sprague, Annals of the Amer. Pulpit, 8, 10.