johnjoseph wrote: Sunny Boy wrote:
One branch of my family comes from Maine. The Dows of Tremont.
And now I know why I like using Crest baking soda tooth paste.
Dow Pines in Aurora and Dow Air Force Base in Bangor come to mind Paul...
Might be related, not sure how distant though.
I know we still have some distant cousins up there.
I only traced back Mom's mother's side to Capt. George Dow's family from Tremont. He's my 1st cousin, four times removed. Was the last skipper of the 7 masted schooner, Thomas W. Lawson. One of my cousins wrote the book of the ship's wreck and sinking.