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Maria Louisa Dowdle (Morgan)

Also Known As: "Maria Louise Dowdle Milford"
Birthplace: Kaffirs Drift, District Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Dr. Nathaniel Morgan, SV/PROG and Mary Morgan, SM/PROG
Wife of Philip Henry Dowdle and Edward Arthur Law Brailsford
Mother of Emma Milgate Dowdle; Philip Morgan Dowdle; Kathleen Dowdle; Aileen Maud King; Ellen Mary Street and 2 others
Sister of Mary Morgan; Charles Morgan; John Arthur Morgan and Emma Trollope

Managed by: Linda Ann MacLean Broomfield
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About Maria Louisa Dowdle

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,44975802,49802601,49802602 : accessed 14 Sep 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown Cathedral, St George > Baptisms 1826-1836 > image 53 of 80; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

  • Methodist Parish Records
  • Queenstown Marriages: 1854-1887
  • Microfilm #1560874
  • Item 7
  • Transcribed by: E l l e n S t a n t o n
  • Date format: m/d/y
  • Entry #38
  • Husband: Edward Law BRAILSFORD, Full, Bachelor, Teacher of youth, residing Grahamstown
  • Wife: Maria Louisa MORGAN, Full, Spinster, residing Prospect
  • Date: 12/31/1855
  • Witnesses: William TROLLIP, Harriet FREEMANTLE
  • Minister: H. H. DUGMORE

Last Name: Dowdle (nee Morgan) First Name: Maria Louisa Date of Birth: 1836 Place of Birth: Kaffirs Drift, near Grahamstown, Cape Parents – Father: Nathaniel Morgan Parents – Mother: Mary Sadler Name of Spouse: 1) Edward Arthur Law Brailsford 2) Philip Henry Dowdle Marriage Date: Marriage Place: Date of Death: 20 Aug 1898 age 62 Place of Death: Mollenoy

Notes: DN 2227/1900. Children:

1st marriage:

Edard Arthur Law Brailsford

Harry Brailsford

2nd marriage:

Ellen Mary Dowdle

Emma Milgate Dowdle

Philip Morgan Dowdle

Kathleen Dowdle d. 28 Nov 1873

Aileen Maud Dowdle

b3 Maria Louisa MORGAN married MILSFORD (first marriage) c1 Edward Arthur Law MILSFORD c2 Harry Arthur Law MILSFORD b3 Maria Louisa MORGAN married Philip Henry DOWDLE c1 Philip Morgan DOWDLE c2 Ellen Mary DOWDLE c3 Emma Milgate DOWDLE c4 Kathleen DOWDLE c5 Aileen Maud DOWDLE

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Maria Louisa Dowdle's Timeline

District Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Age 53
August 20, 1898
Age 76
South Africa
Molteno, Stormberg District, Eastern Cape, South Africa