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John McDowell
Birth: 1743
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 1795
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

--He married Jane Parks in July 1772.
(Birth year from family records at ancestry.com) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James McDowell (1709 - 1747)
  Mary Davies McDowell (1709 - 1789)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Parks McDowell (1746 - 1824)
 
 Children:
  James McDowell (1772 - 1777)*
  Hugh McDowell (1774 - 1774)*
  John McDowell (1775 - 1843)*
  James McDowell (1777 - 1795)*
  Hugh McDowell (1777 - 1835)*
  Margaret McDowell Barry (1782 - 1846)*
  Mary McDowell (1784 - 1796)*
  Jean McDowell (1787 - 1796)*
 
 Siblings:
  Unknown McDowell (____ - 1729)**
  Mary McDowell Martin (1724 - 1801)*
  Elizabeth McDowell Watson (1738 - 1817)*
  Abigail McDowell McCleary (1740 - 1805)*
  John McDowell (1743 - 1795)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
AN UNEXCEPTIONAL CHARACTER IN WHOSE DEATH HIS FAMILY, HIS NEIGHBOURHOOD, THE STATE AND THE CHURCH SUSTAINED A LOSS.

READER, GO THOU AND DO LIKEWISE THAT YOU MAY HAVE THE COMFORT, THE WORLD, THE BENEFIT AND GOD THE GLORY THAT WHEN NUMBERED WITH YE DEAD, YOUR MONUMENT MAY BE DELIVERED LIKE HIS."
 
Burial:
Steele Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Ann Hamlin
Originally Created by: Susan I. Grills
Record added: Apr 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67889510
John McDowell
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John McDowell
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John McDowell
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- Joseph Toms Watson
 Added: Apr. 18, 2017

- Lanie
 Added: Jan. 12, 2017
Col. McDowell is a biological ancestor of mine. Most of the recent McDowell's came from Madison County (used to be Buncombe and Yancey counties).
- Barbie Clayton Baer
 Added: Sep. 23, 2016
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