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William J. Downing
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Birth: 1860, Canada
Death: Dec. 17, 1896
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA

Catholic section

"36 years"

"Sons of Daniel and Elizabeth Downing"


d. Calais, Me., Dec. 18, William DOWNING, age 36 years 9 mos. (St. Andrews Beacon, December 31, 1896)

In the 1880 U.S. Census, ship carpenter Daniel Downing, 48, born Canada, father born England, mother born Canada, was living in Calais, Maine, with Elizabeth, 42, born Canada, father born Scotland, mother born England; sailor Edward, 24; William, 20; Melissa, 18; Daniel, 16; Alonzo, 14; and Bessie, 12, all born in Canada; and George, 10, born Maine.

In the 1870 U.S. Census, ship carpenter Daniel Downing, 37, born PEI, was living in Ward 4, Calais, Maine, with Elizabeth, 32, born Canada; ship carpenter Thomas, 20, born PEI; Edward, 15; William J., 10; Malissa J., 8; Daniel, 6; and Alonzo, 4, all born in Canada; Bessie, 2; and George, 3 months, both born in Maine.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Downing (1833 - 1896)
  Elizabeth Downing (1842 - 1906)
 
 Sibling:
  William J. Downing (1860 - 1896)
  Alonzo F. Downing (1866 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calais Cemetery
Calais
Washington County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Feb 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84604194
William J. Downing
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William J. Downing
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