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Mary (Sanborn) Dow (abt. 1645 - 1733)

Mary Dow formerly Sanborn
Born about in Hampton, Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 16 Dec 1662 in Hampton, Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 88 in Hampton, Province of New Hampshiremap
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No birth/baptismal record has been found for Mary. It is estimated that she was born about 1645 based on her marriage in 1662. (Her birth was not given on the Sons of American Revolution Application.)[1]


Mary and Joseph had the following children:[2]

  1. Joseph Dow, b: 20 OCT 1663 in Seabrook, Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay
  2. John Dow, b: 12 DEC 1665 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  3. Mary Dow, b: 15 Jan 1667/68 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  4. James Dow, b: 17 SEP 1670 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  5. Hannah Dow, b: 25 AUG 1672 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  6. Henry Dow, b: 7 NOV 1674 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  7. Jeremiah Dow, b: 24 Mar 1676/77 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  8. Josiah Dow, b: 2 JUL 1679 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  9. Thomas Dow, b: 26 APR 1682 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  10. Charity Dow, b: 7 DEC 1684 in Salisbury, Essex, Mass.
  11. Samuel Dow, b: 4 JUN 1687 in Hampton, New Hampshire
  12. Aaron Dow, b: 4 APR 1692 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay


"Mary d. of old age Jan 21 1732-3, a consistent Quaker, living on the homestead and caring for the grandchildren." [3] Also, recorded as: 1733 "Grandmother Dow died Jan 21." [4]


  1. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970|U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970]] (National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky) Microfilm, 508 rolls. Application
  2. Hampton, New Hampshire, Area Genealogy
  3. Dow, Robert Piercy. The Book of Dow. Rutland, Vermont. 1929. Page 95.
  4. Lane) Lane, Rev. John W., Deaths in Hampton, N.H., 1727-1755. [Space:NEHGR|The New England Historical & Genealogical Register]] (NEHGS, Boston, Mass., 1904) Vol. 58, Page 31

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