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Abigail McDonald Gowen
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1837
Porter
Oxford County
Maine, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1907
Saco
York County
Maine, USA

Cause of death - Heart failure;
Acute indigestion.

Abigail married

1] Joshua Robert JOHNSON
on 1 January 1859
at Brownfield, Oxford, Maine
{died - 1864 at New Orleans, Louisiana
while serving in the Civil War
Cause of death - Measles; his body was lost
on the banks of the Red River}.
They were the parents of three daughters.

2] Albert Stephen GOWEN
on 11 December 1880
at Biddeford, York, Maine.

GOWEN FAMILY RECORDS - Peggy Harrison:
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Albert and Abigail had known each other's families for several years. Abigail, after the death of her husband Joshua, struggled to support her family and worked long hours
at the Pepperell Mills.

OBITUARY - 14 January 1907:
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Mrs. Abigail Gowen, age 69, died at her home on Maple Street in Saco on Sunday afternoon.
Wife of Albert S. Gowen.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Noah McDonald (1800 - 1849)
  Abigail Durgin McDonald (1801 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Stephen Gowen (1844 - 1926)*
 
 Sibling:
  Andrew J. McDonald (1829 - 1882)*
  Abigail McDonald Gowen (1837 - 1907)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ABIGAIL GOWEN
March 25, 1837 - January 13, 1907
wife of Albert S. GOWEN
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Biddeford
York County
Maine, USA
Plot: Lot 170-B; Grave 4
 
Maintained by: Ralph Gowen
Originally Created by: Yvonne Gowen
Record added: Nov 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61235593
Abigail <i>McDonald</i> Gowen
Added by: Marguerite
 
Abigail <i>McDonald</i> Gowen
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