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Andrew Dowdle
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1798
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1883
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA

Born in South Carolina to John and Margaret (Givens) Dowdle, he came to the Caledonia region in the early 1820ís. He was married to Jane A. Murphy, daughter of Robert and Rachel Rainey Murphy. In Lowndes County, he operated an early mill on the Buttahatchie with his father-in-law, Robert Murphy, and brother-in-law, William G. Wright. Represented in the area today by the Duncan family of Lowndes County. The 1850 census shows Andrew Dowdle (51 SC), Jane A. (44 SC), Anderson A. (21 MS), Joseph (19 MS), Robert (17 MS), Rachel (15 MS), Mary (12 MS), Esther (10 MS), Elizabeth (7 MS), Isabella (4 MS) and Julia (1 MS). Andrew is given as a ginwright by profession. The 1860 census shows Andrew Dowdle (62 SC), Adoline (63 SC), Robert (26 MS), Mary (21 MS), Esther (19 MS), Elizabeth (17 MS), Isabella (13 MS), and Julia (12 MS).
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Dowdle (1768 - 1834)
  Mary Margaret Pickens Dowdle (1771 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Adeline Murphy Dowdle (1805 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew Dowdle (1798 - 1883)
  James M. Dowdle (1809 - 1876)*
  Samuel P Dowdle (1811 - 1843)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unity Cemetery
Caledonia
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: JVM
Originally Created by: nut4genealogy
Record added: Feb 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33857774
Andrew Dowdle
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Andrew Dowdle
Added by: Lynn Brooks Ellis
 
 
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To My Love Family Connection
- Lanie
 Added: Dec. 8, 2012
To My Love Family Connection
- Lanie
 Added: Jun. 15, 2011
Rest in peace, distant kin.
- GenealogyJoan
 Added: Feb. 2, 2011
 
 
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