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Claude Dowell
Birth: Mar. 8, 1896
Brown County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1961
Benton County
Indiana, USA

Pvt 11th Co, 159th Depot Brigade
World War I

REMINGTON - Claude Dowell, 66, a Remington farmer, died in his home southeast of here Wednesday, April 19, 1961. He had been ill just a few weeks. Born in Brown County, he was a veteran of World War I. In 1918 he married Ada M. Thompson; she survives. He was a member of the American Legion. Surviving with the widow are four sons, Erman of Logansport; William and Robert of Lafayette, and Paul of Remington; a daughter, Lois (Mrs. Wayne) Cooper of Goodland; his mother, Mrs. Mary Dowell of Helmsburg; four sisters, Mrs. Ivy Kelp and Mrs. Alice Roberts of Nashville, IN, Mrs. Bertha Eaton and Mrs. Bessie Riley of Valparaiso; and five brothers, Henry of Helmsburg, Millard of Otterbein, Delmas of Phoenix, AZ; and Roy and Wilson of Lafayette; also surviving are 12 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Betty Jane.
--Lafayette Journal & Courier - 4/20/1961
Family links: 
  William Sherman Dowell (1873 - 1950)
  Mary Luma Brummett Dowell (1877 - 1965)
  Mary "Ada" Thompson Dowell (1900 - 1969)*
  Erman Lee Dowell (1918 - 1977)*
  William Dale Dowell (1922 - 1982)*
  Betty Jane Dowell (1924 - 1926)*
  Robert Sherman Dowell (1928 - 1985)*
  Lois Evelyn Dowell Cooper (1930 - 1997)*
  Paul Leon Dowell (1937 - 2008)*
  Claude Dowell (1896 - 1961)
  Bertha Mae Dowell Eaton (1897 - 1979)*
  Roy Dowell (1899 - 1982)*
  Millard Dowell (1901 - 1968)*
  Marvin Dowell (1905 - 1952)*
  Henry Dowell (1905 - 1972)*
  Iva Jane Dowell Kelp (1907 - 1996)*
  Delbert Delmas Dowell (1909 - 2002)*
  Bessie Ellen Dowell Riley (1911 - 1976)*
  Mary "Alice" Dowell Roberts (1913 - 1995)*
  Wilson Woodrow Dowell (1915 - 1999)*
  James Dowell (1918 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Montmorenci Cemetery
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Vonda J Dowell
Record added: Sep 30, 2010
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Claude Dowell
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Claude Dowell
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My grandfather was either enroute or ready to be shipped to Europe when the Armistice occurred!
- Vonda J Dowell
 Added: Nov. 2, 2015
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