Susan Lewis <I>Dowdell</I> Samford

Susan Lewis Dowdell Samford

Jasper County, Georgia, USA
Death 28 Dec 1897 (aged 75)
Auburn, Lee County, Alabama, USA
Burial Auburn, Lee County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 8994066 · View Source
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Dau of Lewis J & Elizabeth DowdellDaughter of Lewis Jefferson Dowdell and Elizabeth Clay (Farley) Dowdell.
Sister of James Ferguson Dowdell, U.S. Congressman and president of East Alabama College (now Auburn University).
Aunt of James Render Dowdell (1847–1921), Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court (1909 to 1914).

The Dowdells were an early family in west Georgia and East Alabama.
Another brother of Susan Dowdell Samford was William Crawford Dowdell whose plantation house at Oakbowery is still standing.



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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Susan Lewis Dowdell Samford (30 Jul 1822–28 Dec 1897), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8994066, citing Pine Hill Cemetery, Auburn, Lee County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Anonymous (contributor 46564086) .