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
Many of us have asked: Who is Alexander Bow's first wife Sarah? The answer: We don't know. Most people use Unknown as a placeholder for her surname but we've also seen NLN (No Last Name) used. Several years ago we had an online discussion with a lady who was adamant Sarah's surname was Nin (NLN … Continue reading Who is Alexander Bow’s first wife Sarah?
Where in the Alexander Bow tree does James belong? We 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 is … Continue reading James Bow of Livingston Co., NY