Anna B Dow

29 July 1791–6 January 1866 (Age 74)
Henniker, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Anna B

When Anna B Dow was born on 29 July 1791, in Henniker, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, her father, David Dow, was 42 and her mother, Mary Gilman, was 42. She married Winthrop Chase on 25 October 1809, in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 6 January 1866, in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Winthrop Chase
1781–1857
Anna B Dow
1791–1866
Marriage: 25 October 1809
Squire Chase
1810–1888
Hannah Chase
1814–
Jonathan Dow Chase
1817–1885
Mary Ann Chase
1819–
Peace Maria Chase
1824–1848
Thomas L. Chase
1832–1899
George W. Chase
1832–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1809
Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    David Dow

    Male1749–1828Male

    Female1749–1810Female

siblings

(9)

    Winthrop Dow

    Male1773–1841Male

    Betty Dow

    Female1775–Female

    David Dow

    Male1778–1856Male

    Male1780–1833Male

    Dolly Dow

    Female1782–1847Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 17

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1812

Age 21

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (also found in Ireland): reduced form of McDow . This surname is borne by a sept of the Buchanans.2 English: variant of Daw .3 Americanized spelling of Dutch Douw, an Old Frisian personal name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Chase in household of Winthrop Chase, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anna Dow, "New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947"
  • Anna D Chase in entry for George W Chase and H M Follansbee, "New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947"

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