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Robert Marion Dowdy
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1864
Death: Jun. 2, 1949

Robert Marion Dowdy, son of William R Dowdy/Dowdey and Elizabeth Albright, was born in Clebourne, Alabama.

He married his first wife, Harriet J Sullivan 1887 in Georgia. To this union eight children were born:

John William Dowdy, 1888-1954; m Ethel P Rice abt 1908

Mattie Dowdy, 1891-?

Nora Dowdy, 1892-<1900

James Andrew Dowdy, 1895-1975; m Pearl MNU bef 1917

Edward Dowdy, 1898-?

Eula Mae Dowdy, 1901-1931; m Earl E Gillespie abt 1920

Harriet J Sullivan Dowdy died in childbirth or shortly after the birth of Eula Mae and her twin, Eustis, who also did not survive.

Robert married Willie Maryetta Ables 15 Sep 1901 in Floyd County, Georgia. To their union were born:

Daniel Ezekiel Dowdy, 1903-1995; m Annie G Coogle 1925
m Vera Autrey Short 1959

Ethel Dowdy, 1904-?

Jefferson Ferrell Dowdy, 1905-1973, m Grace B Jackson 1929

Willis N Dowdy,1907-1982; m Addie Lee Lovella Taylor 1929

George Alexander Dowdy, 1909-1932; m Lillian Morris 1929

Etta Florene Dowdy, 1912-2003; m John C Cummings 1929

Richard Earl Dowdy, 1915-1996; m Winnie M Swearingen

Nonie Susie Elizabeth Dowdy, 1919-2004, m Charles Kincaid Cheek 1937

Robert Marion Dowdy/Dowdey died 02 Jun 1949 in Leslie, Sumter County, Georgia.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Harriet J Sullivan (1864 - 1901)
  Willie Maryetta Ables Dowdy (1886 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  James Andrew Dowdy (1895 - 1975)*
  Eula Mae Dowdy Gillespie (1901 - 1931)*
  Jefferson Ferrell Dowdy (1905 - 1973)*
  Willis N Dowdy (1907 - 1982)*
  George A Dowdy (1909 - 1932)*
  Richard Earl Dowdy (1915 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Sumter County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Ruth Dowdy-McArthur
Originally Created by: C. T. Lewis
Record added: Dec 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45560814
Robert Marion Dowdy
Added by: Brenda A. Darbyshire
 
 
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