Dow Bedwell139,412 was born on 4 Nov 1811 in Kentucky. He
died on 1 Aug 1881 in Sullivan County, Indiana.
1860 Census for Cass Township, Sullivan County, Indiana shows Dow Bedwell,
55, a farmer born in Kentucky who owns $400 real estate and $500 assets, as head
of household with: Mira, 45, born in Tennessee; Henry W., 21; Charlotte, 18;
Jesse, 16; John W., 14; Nathan, 11; Lorinda, 8; and Vorenzo, 2. The children
were all born in Indiana. Dow, Mira, and Henry are shown as unable to read or
1880 Census for Wright Township, Greene County, Indiana shows Leo D. Bedwell,
77, a farmer born in Kentucky, and wife Elmira, 63, born in Tennessee.
Dow Bedwell and Elmira Bennett were married about 1838. Elmira
Bennett413 was born
on 27 Oct 1815 in Tennessee. She was also known as Miriam Bennett.
Lorenzo Dow Bedwell and Elmira Bennett had the following children: