Addison L McDowell

#216, b. 7 October 1825, d. 21 September 1905
FatherSamuel Drake McDowell b. 1798, d. 2 Jun 1870
MotherCharlotte Merrill b. 1801, d. 5 Feb 1879

Spouse 1

Mary Lovina Collins b. 11 Feb 1830, d. 11 Feb 1884

Spouse 2

Betsey Maria Collins b. 9 Aug 1837, d. 11 Mar 1918


     Addison L McDowell was born on 7 October 1825 at Mich; Per marriage and death records. He married Mary Lovina Collins, daughter of Moses Foster Collins and Mary Wade, on 14 October 1847 at Washtenaw, Mich; Per family search labs. Addison L McDowell married Betsey Maria Collins, daughter of Moses Foster Collins and Mary Wade, on 11 April 1886 at Alaiedon, Ingham, Mich; The clergyman was her brother, Joseph Wade Collins. Addison L McDowell died on 21 September 1905 at Grand Rapids, Kent, Mich, at age 79; Per seeking michigan. He was buried on 23 September 1905 at Hooker Cemetery Wayland, Allegan, Mich.1

Other Events

     Addison L McDowell and Mary Eliza McDowell were siblings. Their spouses were siblings.

Time Line

Birth1825, Mich
Census1840, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichSamuel Drake McDowell2
Marriage1847, Washtenaw, MichMary Lovina Collins
Birth of Daughter1848, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichAlice Elizabeth McDowell
Birth of Daughter1849, MichRuth L McDowell
Census1850, Pittsfield, Washtenaw, MichMary Lovina Collins3
Birth of Son1850, Washtenaw, MichNewton Collins McDowell
Birth of Son1852, MichFrederick N McDowell
Birth of Son1855, MichGeorge C McDowell
Birth of Daughter1857, Leighton, Allegan, MichCharlotte Eliza McDowell
Census1860, Leighton, Allegan, MichMary Lovina Collins4
Birth of Son1861, Allegan, MichHomer Franklin McDowell
Birth of Daughter1863, MichEffie McDowell
Birth of Daughter1870, Leighton, Allegan, MichJulia Ann McDowell
Census1870, Leighton, Allegan, MichMary Lovina Collins5
Census1880, Leighton, Allegan, MichMary Lovina Collins6
Death of Wife1884, Leighton, Allegan, MichMary Lovina Collins7
Death of Daughter1885, Thornapple, Barry, MichEffie McDowell
Marriage1886, Alaiedon, Ingham, MichBetsey Maria Collins
Death of Son1888, Allegan, MichGeorge C McDowell
Death of Daughter1891, MichRuth L McDowell
Death of Son1894, Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MichFrederick N McDowell
Census1900, Leighton, Allegan, MichBetsey Maria Collins8
Death1905, Grand Rapids, Kent, Mich
Burial1905, Hooker Cemetery Wayland, Allegan, Mich1
ChartsDescendants of Jonathan Wade (#1)
Descendants of Jonathan Wade (#2)
Descendants of Thaddeus Collins (#1)
Descendants of Thaddeus Collins (#2)
Descendants of Samuel Drake McDowell
Thad + 2G (#1)
Thad + 2G (#2)
Thad + 3G (#1)
Thad + 3G (#2)
Thad + 4G (#1)
Thad + 4G (#2)
Thad + 5G (#1)
Thad + 5G (#2)
Mary (20)


F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. Find A Grave Memorial.
  2. US Census 1840, Pittsfield, Washtenaw Co, MI, Series M704, Roll 211, Page 125, Line 10, 1 Jun 1840.
  3. US Census 1850, Pittsfield, Washtenaw Co, MI, Series M432, Roll 364, Page 484, Sheet 968, FN 49, Line 18, 19 Aug 1850.
  4. US Census 1860, Leighton, Allegan Co, MI, Series M653, Roll 535, Page 490, Sheet 228, FN 1784, Line 05, 18 Jul 1860.
  5. US Census 1870, Leighton, Allegan Co, MI, Series M593, Roll 660, Page 227, Sheet 07, FN 50, Line 22, 1 Sep 1870.
  6. US Census 1880, Leighton, Allegan Co, MI, Series T9, Roll 569, Page 044, ED 01, Sheet 20, FN 202, Line 28, 14 Jun 1880.
  7. Alfred S Roe, Rose Neighborhood Sketches, Wayne County, New York (Worcester, Mass: The Author, 1893), Page 155.
  8. US Census 1900, Leighton, Allegan Co, MI, Series T623, Roll 698, Page 080, ED 17, Sheet 08B, FN 178, Line 63, 14 Jun 1900.