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G. [George] W. Dowdy - 1903
[Folder erroneously labeled as J.W. Dowdy]

24 Aug 1903 - Application of Sarah A. DOWDY, widow of G.W. DOWDY, for her one year's support.  /s/ Sarah [x] DOWDY.

25 Aug 1903 - Report of Commissioners on Widow's One Year Support.  Sarah A. DOWDY, widow of G.W. DOWDY, dec'd., was allotted $166.00 of personal property leaving a deficiency of $134.00.  /s/ J.W. FORBES, JP, Wm. BARCO, James E. OWENS, Wm. MORRISETT.

not dated - Judgment for Deficiency.  Sarah A. GALLOP [notice the name change here--was Gallop possibly her maiden name?] against the personal representative of G.W. DOWDY, dec'd. for $134.00.

    1870 Poplar Branch Twp. - George Dowdy, 32, farmer; Sarah 28.
    1880 Poplar Branch Twp. - George Dowdy, 50, farmer; E. Sarah, 35, wife
    1900 Poplar Branch Twp. - George W. Dowdy, 69, June 1830; married 35 yrs; Sarah L., wife, 55, Mar 1845, 1 child/1 living

Dowdy Cemetery in Grandy, NC [these dates do not coincide with the census records but I believe they are the same persons]
    George W. Dowdy     Feb. 10, 1838 - Aug. 20, 1903
    Sarah E. Dowdy         Jan. 4, 1845 - Aug. 6, 1918

[Source: Currituck County Record of Estates 1812-1926; Vol. Brumsey-Ferebee (Microfilm G.030.1862909)]

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