Residences & events:
North Riding, Yorkshire, near Helmsley. Bryan was raised on the moors where at least 4 recorded generations of his forefathers had lived.
Mansfield, Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. Shortly after his marriage he moved to the small community at the edge of Sherwood Forest just north of Mansfield.
In the University of Nottingham among a Catalogue of Papers of Henry Walter of Houghton, relating to the estates of the Earls of Clare of Nottinghamshire is the following:
"NS 45 26 Mar 1690 Receipt of John, 4th Earl of Clare to Henry Shipton of Yoxall, one bond due from Bryan Bowlby of Mansfield Woodhouse, and one Spanish piece of gold."
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