Edna Douglass1

F, b. 1906
     Edna Douglass was born in 1906.1 She married Richard Alden Frye, son of Orrin C. Frye and Nellie Alma Wood.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Sandra MacLean Clunies, Clunies files.

Ilamae Douglass1

F, b. 1905, d. 1990
     Ilamae Douglass was born in 1905.1 She married Leslie Garfield Wood, son of Ross Garfield Wood and Grace LuAnn Davis.1 Ilamae Douglass died in 1990.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Sandra MacLean Clunies, Clunies files.

Emma J. Douty

F
     Emma J. Douty married Frazier R. Ditmars.

Child of Emma J. Douty and Frazier R. Ditmars

(unknown) Dow1

M, b. 19 June 1906, d. 23 June 1906
     (unknown) Dow was born on 19 June 1906.1 He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Ada M. Lawler.1 (unknown) Dow died on 23 June 1906.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Bradbury Dow1

M, b. 28 February 1884
     Bradbury Dow was born on 28 February 1884.1 He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Mary J. Bradbury.1 Bradbury Dow married Nora E. Kimball, daughter of Elbridge Kimball and Mary E. Cummings, on 21 October 1913.2

Child of Bradbury Dow and Nora E. Kimball

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

Charles Alton Dow1

M, b. 4 October 1907, d. 25 November 1980
     Charles Alton Dow was born on 4 October 1907 in Corinna, Maine.2 He married Bertine Margaret Darke, daughter of Thomas Irving Darke and Mary Francis Anderson, on 12 July 1947 in Maine.3 Charles Alton Dow died on 25 November 1980 in Portland, Maine, at the age of 73.4

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.seacoastonline.com/articles/…
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922.
  3. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.mainegenealogy.net/…
  4. [S232] Ancestry.com, Maine Death Index, 1960-1997.

Elizabeth Dow1

F, b. 22 August 1899
     Elizabeth Dow was born on 22 August 1899.1 She was the daughter of Oliver Smith Dow and Ada M. Lawler.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Ezekiel Dow1

M
     Ezekiel Dow married Elizabeth Bradley.1

Child of Ezekiel Dow and Elizabeth Bradley

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p.159.

George Field Dow1

M, b. 31 March 1888, d. 26 February 1969
     George Field Dow. Labourer.2 He was born on 31 March 1888 in Island Falls, Maine.3 He was the son of Wilmot Sewall Dow and Lizzie Ann Edwards.1 George Field Dow married Ellen A. Roberts, daughter of Richard Roberts and Mary Thomas, on 15 December 1910.2 George Field Dow died on 26 February 1969 in Island Falls, Maine, at the age of 80.4

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922.
  4. [S89] Family Search, Maine Death Index, 1960-1997.

Helen Pauline Dow1

F, b. 19 June 1912
     Helen Pauline Dow was born on 19 June 1912.1 She was the daughter of John Emery Dow and Lena C. Crage.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

John A. Dow1

M, b. 6 March 1917, d. 5 February 2006
     John A. Dow was born on 6 March 1917 in Maine.2 He was the son of Wilmot Edwards Dow and Katherine M. Stevens.3 John A. Dow married Helen Culberson circa 1943.4 John A. Dow died on 5 February 2006 in Grand Falls, New Brunswick, at the age of 88.4

JOHN A. DOW PRESQUE ISLE – John “the Mayor” Dow 88, died peacefully at the home of his son and daughter-in-law in Grand Falls, N.B., Feb. 5, 2006. He was born March 6, 1917, in Presque Isle, the son of Wilmot and Katherine (Stevens) Dow. John was a graduate of Presque Isle High School and attended the University of Maine. He was a life-long resident of Presque Isle and was a self-employed businessman most of the time. He was a member of the Presque Isle Congregational Church United Church of Christ and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. John was a past member of Trinity Lodge No. 130 AF&AM, the Presque Isle Rotary Club, a charter member of the Presque Isle S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A. (Barber Shoppers Quartets Association). He loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. Some of his happiest times were spent with his family and friends at his camp on Harrow Lake. John was predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Helen (Culberson) Dow; and a brother, Wilmot. He is survived by a sister, Margaret Melgard of Washington Pond; his daughter and son-in-law, Linda and David Ballard of Ellsworth; his son and daughter-in-law, David Dow and Beverly Wood of Grand Falls, N.B; several grandchildren and great- grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, at the Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, at the Presque Isle Congregational Church, with the Rev. Dr. Robert Grove-Markwood, officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations in his memory be made to the Presque Isle Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 29 Church St., Presque Isle, ME 04769. A spring interment will be in the Fairmount Cemetery, Presque Isle.4

Citations

  1. [S231] 1930 US Census, Presque Isle, Aroostook, Maine.
  2. [S210] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, The Bangor Daily News, [online] posted Sept. 25, 2008.

John Emery Dow1

M, b. 27 July 1885
     John Emery Dow was born on 27 July 1885. He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Mary J. Bradbury.1 John Emery Dow married Lena C. Crage, daughter of Robert T. Crage and Lillian E. Stimpson, on 27 November 1908.2

Children of John Emery Dow and Lena C. Crage

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

Levi Sewall Dow1

M, b. 4 April 1890
     Book-keeper in Island Falls.2 Levi Sewall Dow was born on 4 April 1890.1,2 He was the son of Wilmot Sewall Dow and Lizzie Ann Edwards.1 Levi Sewall Dow married Rilla Lizzie Walls on 11 February 1919.2

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Levi Sewall Dow1,2

M, b. 5 March 1865, d. 14 November 1872
     Levi Sewall Dow was born on 5 March 1865 in Island Falls, Maine.3 He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall.1 Levi Sewall Dow died on 14 November 1872 at the age of 7.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.

Lydia Dow1

F, d. 6 November 1810
     Lydia Dow married John Newmarch Cushing, son of Benjamin Cushing and Hannah Hazeltine, on 1 April 1799.1 Lydia Dow died on 6 November 1810.

Child of Lydia Dow and John Newmarch Cushing

Citations

  1. [S131] George Norbury MacKenzie, Colonial families of the United States, Vol. 1 p. 116.

Margaret Elizabeth Dow1

F, b. 4 June 1914
     Margaret Elizabeth Dow was born on 4 June 1914.1 She was the daughter of Wilmot Edwards Dow and Katherine M. Stevens.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Marjorie Pauline Dow1

F, b. 26 July 1905
     Marjorie Pauline Dow was born on 26 July 1905.1 She was the daughter of Ralph Dow and Amber Corliss.1,2

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.
  2. [S336] Herbert Bemerton Battle, The Battle book, p. 571.

Mary Isabel Dow1

F, b. 25 July 1916
     Mary Isabel Dow was born on 25 July 1916.1 She was the daughter of John Emery Dow and Lena C. Crage.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

Oliver Smith Dow1

M, b. 3 December 1827, d. 12 February 1888
     Oliver Smith Dow was born on 3 December 1827 in Oromocto, New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 He married firstly Pauline Wentworth Sewall, daughter of Levi Sewall and Rebecca Alexander, on 18 April 1853.3 Oliver Smith Dow married secondly Mary J. Bradbury, daughter of Samuel Bradbury and Julia True, on 22 June 1875.3 Oliver Smith Dow died on 12 February 1888 at the age of 60.1 He. Cutter says he was a mill owner at Island Falls and a farmer in New Limerick, Maine, this is confirmed by the census of 1850-1880; Sinnett says he was a brick manufacturer.4,1

Children of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall

Children of Oliver Smith Dow and Mary J. Bradbury

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S89] Family Search, IGI member submission.
  3. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  4. [S62] William Richard Cutter, New England Families.

Oliver Smith Dow1

M, b. 25 April 1876
     Farmer of Island Falls.2 Oliver Smith Dow was born on 25 April 1876.1 He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Mary J. Bradbury.1 Oliver Smith Dow married Ada M. Lawler, daughter of John Lawler and Fannie Mabbs, on 12 October 1898.2

Children of Oliver Smith Dow and Ada M. Lawler

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Pauline Wentworth Dow1,2

F, b. 31 May 1860, d. 10 December 1862
     Pauline Wentworth Dow was born on 31 May 1860 in New Limerick, Maine. She was the daughter of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall.1 Pauline Wentworth Dow died on 10 December 1862 in Island Falls, Maine, at the age of 2 of diphtheria.3

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910.

Pauline Wentworth Dow1

F, b. 27 December 1867
     Pauline Wentworth Dow was born on 27 December 1867.1,2 She was the daughter of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall.1 Pauline Wentworth Dow married Ralph Waldo Emerson, son of Martin L. Emerson, on 23 March 1890.1,3

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  3. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Philip Dow1

M, b. 7 October 1914
     Philip Dow was born on 7 October 1914 in Houlton.1 He was the son of Bradbury Dow and Nora E. Kimball.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

Ralph Dow1

M, b. 30 May 1879
     Labourer of Island Falls.2 Ralph Dow was born on 30 May 1879.1 He was the son of Oliver Smith Dow and Mary J. Bradbury.1 Ralph Dow married Amber Corliss circa 1903.2

Children of Ralph Dow and Amber Corliss

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 569.
  2. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.
  3. [S336] Herbert Bemerton Battle, The Battle book, p. 571.

Rebecca Alexander Dow1

F, b. 10 November 1857, d. 6 April 1858
     Rebecca Alexander Dow was born on 10 November 1857.1 She was the daughter of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall.1 Rebecca Alexander Dow died on 6 April 1858.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.

Robert Oliver Dow1

M, b. 8 February 1914
     Robert Oliver Dow was born on 8 February 1914.1 He was the son of John Emery Dow and Lena C. Crage.1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.

Ronald Edward Dow1

M, b. 6 August 1911
     Ronald Edward Dow was born on 6 August 1911.1 He was the son of Ralph Dow and Amber Corliss.2,1

Citations

  1. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 571.
  2. [S336] Herbert Bemerton Battle, The Battle book, p. 571.

Sarah Bradley Dow1

F, b. circa 1818, d. 10 February 1878
     Sarah Bradley Dow was born circa 1818.1 She was the daughter of Ezekiel Dow and Elizabeth Bradley.1 Sarah Bradley Dow married Louis Frederick Titcomb, son of Lieut. Pierson Titcomb and Anne Maria de Les Dernier.1 Sarah Bradley Dow died on 10 February 1878 in Springfield, Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p.159.

Sarah Elizabeth Dow1

F, b. 11 December 1862, d. 21 September 1938
     Sarah Elizabeth Dow was born on 11 December 1862.1 She was the daughter of Oliver Smith Dow and Pauline Wentworth Sewall.1 Sarah Elizabeth Dow married Rev. George Warren Stearns, son of George J. Stearns and Amelia D. Jones, on 21 October 1887 in Island Falls, Maine.2 Sarah Elizabeth Dow died on 21 September 1938 in Charlestown, Rhode Island, at the age of 75.3

Children of Sarah Elizabeth Dow and Rev. George Warren Stearns

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950.
  4. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.

Wilmot Edwards Dow1

M, b. 12 August 1886, d. 12 September 1962
     Wilmot Edwards Dow was born on 12 August 1886 in North Dakota.2 He was the son of Wilmot Sewall Dow and Lizzie Ann Edwards.1 Wilmot Edwards Dow married Katherine M. Stevens on 14 June 1911.3 Wilmot Edwards Dow died on 12 September 1962 in Waldoboro, Maine, at the age of 76.4

Retired Prison Farm Overseer Dies At Home

WALDOBORO – Wilmot E. Dow, 76, of Waldoboro, died Wednesday at the home of his son, Wilmot S. Dow here. Mr. Dow was a retired superintendent of the Maine State Prison Farm.
He was born at the Theodore Roosevelt Ranch in North Dakota, Aug. 12, 1886, the son of Wilmot S. and Elizabeth Edwards Dow. He had made his home in Waldoboro for the past 20 years.
Mr. Dow was a graduate of the College of Pharmacy of Columbia University in New York City and operated his own drug store for several years in Presque Isle. He was forced to give this up due to his health and for several years was employed by the Western Electric Company in Presque Isle. Later he was superintendent of the Maine State Prison Farm for eight years and resided in Thomaston.
He was a member of Trinity Lodge of Masons, Presque Isle, a member of Meenagha Grange, Waldoboro, a member of the Waldoboro Lions Club, and previously had belonged to the Houlton Elks Club.
Surviving are: his widow, Mrs. Katherine S. Dow of Waldoboro; two sons, Wilmot S. Dow of Waldoboro and John A. Dow of Presque Isle; a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Melgard of Thomaston; one brother, George F. Dow of Island Falls; two sisters, Mrs. Raymond Emerson and Mrs. Lona Tower, both of Warren; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Flanders Funeral Home, Waldoboro, with Rev. Royal Brown officiating. Interment with committal services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Fairmount Cemetery, Presque Isle.5

Children of Wilmot Edwards Dow and Katherine M. Stevens

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 54.
  2. [S210] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S337] Robert Piercy Dow, The book of Dow, p. 570.
  4. [S89] Family Search, Maine Death Index, 1960-1997.
  5. [S205] Newspaper, Courier-Gazette, Rockland, Maine, 15 September 1962.