Austin Bowe of Meriden, CT

You know how sometimes while researching you go through all types of distractions?   https://youtu.be/SSUXXzN26zg Well, that's what happened while researching the family of Austin E. Bowe.  We were all over the place researching, going down one lane then all of a sudden getting off track with no obvious explanation. What should have only taken … Continue reading Austin Bowe of Meriden, CT

BMDs for October 14th – 20th

Sunday the 14th 1854: James son of  John & Harriet (Bowe) Cole 1857: John Donnan future husband of Elizabeth Bow Monday the 15th 1872: Frank Read future husband of Susan Bowe 1903: Clarence Christianson future husband of Adeline Lewis 1934: Clara Tuggle future wife of Neil Boynton Tuesday the 16th 1762: Rebeckah daughter of Samuel … Continue reading BMDs for October 14th – 20th

BMDs for Sep 30 – Oct 6

Sunday the 30th None Monday the 1st 1695: Sarah daughter of Samuel & Mary (Turner) Bow in Middletown, Connecticut 1743: Amos son of Samuel & Mary (Ward) Stow in Middletown, Connecticut 1758: Lydia daughter of Darius & Lydia (Bowe) Weston in Middletown, Connecticut Tuesday the 2nd 1841: Dimmis daughter of William & Julia (Stacy) Pierce … Continue reading BMDs for Sep 30 – Oct 6

Monday Musing: James Bow of Livingston Co., NY

Where in the Alexander Bow tree does James belong?  We have have few details which include his three wives, his various occupations, decent census records, and his will but not much else.  From extant records we can surmise he was born circa 1812 in Massachusetts. In 1850 he is married to his second wife and … Continue reading Monday Musing: James Bow of Livingston Co., NY

BMDs for Sep 9-15

Sunday the 9th 1759: Mary daughter of William & Martha (Bowe) Ward and wife of Bradford Dickson 1844: Jane daughter of Austin & Adelia (Wetmore) Boyer and wife of Prosper Bowe 1900: Guy son of Stephen & Ida (Moles) Bowe Monday the 10th 1674: Anna (also Hannah & Anner) daughter of Alexander & Rebeckah (Hughes) … Continue reading BMDs for Sep 9-15