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Emeline Butler Dow Greenlaw
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1853
Tremont
Hancock County
Maine, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1919

In the 1910 U.S. Census, widow Emeline Greenlaw, 56, born Maine, parents born Maine, was living in Ward 5, Calais, Maine, with Eugene B., 31; daughter-in-law Addie M., 27, born Maine, parents born Maine; granddaughter Oris M., 2; Anna M., 27; Marian E., 23; Arthur S., 18; and May L., 12, all born in Maine.

In the 1900 U.S. Census, ship carpenter Sylvester Greenlaw 54, born April 1846 in Canada, parents born Canada, was living on Washington Street in Calais, Maine, with Wilma, 48, born June 1852 in Maine, parents born Maine; cutter in shoe factory Ray H., 24, born June 1876; salesman Eugene B., 21, born March 1879; Annie M., 18, born July, 1882; Marion, 13, born October 1887; Arthur S., 10, born May, 1890; and Mary L., 3, born September 1897, all born in Maine.
The couple had been married for 24 years, and six of Wilma's seven children were still living.
He had come to the U.S. in 1884

In the 1880 U.S. Census, house carpenter Sylvester Greenlaw, 34, born Canada, parents born Canada, was living in Calais, Maine, with Emma, 27, born Maine, parents born Maine; Harold R., 3; and Eugene, 1, both born in Maine.

Sylvester Greenlaw of St. Andrews, N.B. married Emeline Dow on April 5, 1876 in her father's home in Tremont, Maine. (info from descendant Jim Brown)

In the 1870 U.S. Census, Ephraim Dow, 89, born Maine, was living in Tremont, Maine,sea captain Thurlow, 49; Mariah, 45; sailor Norton S., 21; Emeline B., 17; Mary A., 13; Eugene, 9; Winfield, 7; and Delia B., 4, all born in Maine.

In the 1860 U.S. Census, seaman Philo Dow, 38, born Maine, was living in Tremont, Maine, with Maria, 34; Shubael N., 11; Emeline B., 7; Mary A., 4; and famer Ephraim Dow, 80, all born in Maine.

Emmeline was the daughter of Thurlow Dow and Harriet Maria Milliken. (thanks to descendant Jim Brown)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thurlow Dow (____ - 1891)
  Harriet M. Dow (____ - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Sylvester Greenlaw (1846 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Greenlaw (1884 - 1884)*
  Marion E. Greenlaw Finch (1886 - 1968)*
 
 Sibling:
  Cornelius M. Dow (____ - 1855)*
  Emeline Butler Dow Greenlaw (1853 - 1919)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calais Cemetery
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Mar 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107226540
Emeline Butler <i>Dow</i> Greenlaw
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Emeline Butler <i>Dow</i> Greenlaw
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Emeline Butler <i>Dow</i> Greenlaw
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 Added: Jun. 17, 2015
 
 
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