Title: Lawrence Dowse of Legbourne, England : his ancestors, descendants and connections in England, Massachusetts and Ireland
Author: Dowse, William Bradford Homer
Publication date: 1926
Publisher: Boston : Priv. print., 1926.
Digitizing sponsor: Internet Archive
Contributor: Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Repository Internet Archive

Table of Contents

  • Note. ix
  • Preface. xi
  • Dowse of Tathwell, Little Carlton, and Legbourne, co. Lincoln. 3
  • Dyon of Tathwell, Little Carlton, North Reston, and Legbourne. 17
  • Dowse of Frieston and Boston, co. Lincoln. 29
  • Lindford. 42
  • Bennington and Sibsey. 44
  • Bassingham. 48
  • Willingham and Hainton. 49
  • Lincolnshire ( additional ). 54
  • Hampshire and Wilts. 61
  • Essex. 83
  • London Church Registers. 87
  • Probate Records. 89
  • Dowse of Massachusetts
  • First Generation. 95
  • Second Generation. 106
  • Third Generation. 130
  • Fourth Generation. 170
  • Fifth Generation. 179
  • Sixth Generation. 192
  • Seventh Generation. 205
  • Eighth Generation. 222
  • Ninth Generation. 234
  • Dowse of Ireland. 241
  • Additional Pedigrees:
  • Friarstown, co. Carlow. 269
  • Miscellaneous. 273
  • Dowse Families of Wiltshire, England, and Ireland, by Edward Cecil Dowse. 275
  • Collingbourne Ducis, Wilts. 277
  • Ireland. 278
  • Cos. Waterford and Kerry. 293
  • Ballinabarney. 295
  • Index. 301

Illustrations

  • William Bradford Homer Dowse. Frontispiece
  • St. Vedast Church, Tathwell, Lincolnshire. 4
  • All Saints Church, Legbourne, Lincolnshire. 8
  • Legbourne, Lincolnshire. 12
  • Tathwell, Lincolnshire. 14
  • Church of St. Edith, Little Car. lton, Lincolnshire. 16
  • Church of St. Edith, North Reston, Lincolnshire. 20
  • Agnes Dyon House, North Reston, Lincolnshire. 22
  • St. Botolph Church, Boston, Lincolnshire. 40
  • St. James Church, Louth, Lincolnshire. 56
  • Street in Broughton, Hants. 68
  • Church at Broughton, Hants. 69
  • Tablet of Sir Edmund Dowse. 70
  • Tablet of Thomas and Blanche ( Covert ) Dowse. 71
  • Stones of Lawrence Dowse (1613-1692) and Elizabeth {Ballard) Dowse (1674-1701) 94
  • Relief {Dowse) Gill, by John Singleton Copley. 134
  • Margaret Temple, by John H. Blackburn. 164
  • Thomas Dowse, by Moses Wight. 192
  • Rev. Edmund Dowse (1813-1905). 214
  • Pilgrim Church, Sherborn, Mass. 216
  • Hon. Richard Dowse. 252

Genealogical Charts

  • Dowse of Tathwell, Little Carlton and Legbourne. 4
  • Dyon of Tathwell, Little Carlton, etc. 18
  • Dowse of Frieston and Boston. 30
  • Claymond of Wyberton, Frampton, Skirbeck and Boston. 35
  • Dowse of Bennington and Sibsey. 45
  • Dowse of Willingham and Hainton. 50
  • Dowse of Hampshire and Wilts. 62

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