Edward Dowse

Edward Dowse

Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 3 Sep 1828 (aged 71)
Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 7252269 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. After serving in the US Continental Navy during the Revolution, he was a shipmaster, plus engaged in the East Indian and China, carrying trade. His brother-in-law was Samuel Nicholson, the first Captain of the USS Constitution. In 1819, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixteenth Congress, serving until he resigned in 1820.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Dowse (22 Oct 1756–3 Sep 1828), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7252269, citing Old Village Cemetery, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .