DOW John, Esq.

DOW John, Esq.[1]

Male 1743 - 1815  (72 years)

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  • Name DOW John 
    Suffix Esq. 
    Born 10 Feb 1742/3  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    _UID 9F19508C897945FAB52EE2512F5F65DBB947 
    Died 21 Feb 1815  Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    • (aged 72.)
    Buried Aft 21 Feb 1815  Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Old Burial Ground AKA Old Atkinson Cemetery 
    John Dow, Esq. gravestone
    John Dow, Esq. gravestone
    John & Anna (Atwood) Dow gravestones
    John & Anna (Atwood) Dow gravestones
    Notes 
    • Dow, John, Haverhill. Enlistment agreement dated Feb. 27, 1775, signed by said Dow and others, engaging themselves to serve for the Province for the term of 1 year unless sooner discharged; also, Private, Capt. James Sawyer's co. of Minute-men, Col. James Frye's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service not given; also, Capt. James Sawyer's co., Col. James Frye's regt.; return of men in camp at Cambridge dated May 17, 1775; also, list of men returned as serving on picket guard under Maj. Baldwin May 23, 1775; reported detailed under Lieut. Jesse Hollister; also, Capt. Sawyer's co., Col. Frye's regt.; company receipt for advance pay dated June -, 1775; also, Private, same co. and regt.; company return [probably Oct., 1775]; also, order for bounty coat or its equivalent in money dated Cambridge, Dec. 26, 1775; also, return of men enlisted by Lieut. Samuel Carr to serve in the Continental Army in Col. Loammi Baldwin's regt., dated Chelsea, Dec. 7, 1775; also, Private, Capt. Ezra Badlam's co., Col. Loammi Baldwin's (26th) regt.; abstract for advance pay, etc., for Jan., 1776; also, same co. and regt.; pay abstracts for Feb.-June, 1776, dated New York; also, return of men detached from Capt. Badlam's co. to attack the enemy at Trenton [year not given]; also, return of men raised to serve in the Continental Army from Capt. Nathaniel Marsh's (1st Haverhill) co., dated Haverhill, Feb. 12, 1778; residence, Haverhill; engaged [p.912] for town of Haverhill; joined Capt. Amos. Cogswell's co., Col. Weston's (Wesson's) regt.; term, 3 years, to expire Jan. 1, 1780; also, Sergeant, 2d co., Col. James Wesson's regt.; Continental Army pay accounts for service from Feb. 1, 1777, to Dec. 31, 1779; also, order on Col. Baldwin, payable to Col. Wesson, for travel allowance, etc., for 1776, dated Upper Merry, Dec. 26, 1777; also, Capt. Amos Cogswell's co., Col. James Wesson's regt.; muster return dated Jan. 25, 1778; mustered by Esquire Cushing; also, certificate dated Newbury, March 17, 1779, signed by Capt. Samuel Carr, stating that said Dow, Sergeant in Capt. Cogswell's co., Col. Wesson's regt., enlisted for 3 years or during war, was in service on or before Aug. 15, 1777, and had not been absent since without leave.
    Person ID I92307  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2011 

    Father DOW John,   b. 19 Aug 1709, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1780, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother HAINES Mehitable,   b. 25 Jan 1709,   d. 23 Oct 1783, Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1728  [2, 5
    Family ID F31959  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ATWOOD Anna,   b. 14 Oct 1744, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1813, Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1764  [6
    Children 
     1. Rev. DOW Moses,   b. 4 Feb 1771, Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1837, Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. DOW Job,   b. 26 Jan 1777, Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1857  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F36834  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Feb 1742/3 - Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Feb 1815 - Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Old Burial Ground AKA Old Atkinson Cemetery - Aft 21 Feb 1815 - Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire
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  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S1892] Book-Mass. Soldiers & Sailors in the War of the Revolution, 4:912.

    2. [S4122] Book-Atkinson - Then and Now, p.264.

    3. [S297] Book-VR Haverhill, MA, 1:94.

    4. [S86] Death-gravestone, Old Burial Ground AKA Old Atkinson Cemetery; Atkinson, NH.

    5. [S4269] Book-The Book of Dow, p.727.

    6. [S4269] Book-The Book of Dow, p.739.