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Dr Edgar Daniel Towl, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1836
Death: Aug. 3, 1878

Born Canada; Married 1863 Mary Isabella Hawkins, Salem, Oregon; son of Daniel K. & Roxelana (Pierce)Towl;Eclectic Physician, Chicago; Studied Law; Engineer; first doctor for Mound Valley, Kansas but died of Typhus 6 months after he arrived in 1878. Not sure if he was buried or cremated.
His children were: Edgar Daniel, Jr. who drowned at age 5; Charles Percy; and Mary 'Mamie' Elaine who married Beatty who died in train accident in Indiana, she later married Edward Alexander Paul. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel K Towl (1811 - 1851)
  Roxelana Pierce Merrill (1817 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Isabella Hawkins Towl-Cook (1842 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Edgar Daniel Towl (1865 - 1872)*
  Charles Percy Towle (1868 - 1955)*
  Mary Elaine Towl Beattie-Paul (1870 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edgar Daniel Towl (1836 - 1878)
  Mary J. Towl Steichelman-Hyde (1838 - 1911)*
  Harriet Towl Ragen (1843 - 1922)*
  Andrew J. Merrill (1855 - 1857)**
  William Merrill (1861 - 1861)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mound Valley Cemetery
Mound Valley
Labette County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Karen Schneider Childs
Record added: Aug 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20950271
Dr Edgar Daniel Towl, Sr
Added by: Karen Schneider Childs
 
Dr Edgar Daniel Towl, Sr
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Added by: Karen (McClanahan) King
 
 
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- Karen Schneider Childs
 Added: Jan. 29, 2009
 
 
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