According to the Book of Dow, William is untraced, although there is a record of a William F. Dow m. Anna McCarty. They had a son William F. b. 1886; of Worcester m 16 Feb 1907, Eva J. Meade of West Acton, ae 19, dau of Lyman W and Julia 1 (Littlefield) Acton.Loren S Dow d Cottage City, MA 1 Nov 1905 (rec: Louis S.); was a carpenter of Nashua, NH; m. 11 May 1869 (her 2nd) Harriet B. Marble, ae 25, d Effingham 12 May 1916 ae 73, dau Daniel and Harriet (Bray) Downs of Poland, ME. State rec specifies a 9th child: Leon O b. VT 1871; ___dau b 26 Jun, d 15 Jul 1877; Harry d Nashua 26 Jul 1879 ae 7 mos; ___dau b. 19 Jun 1881; ___son b. 13 Oct 1882; ___son b. 7 Dec 1887. Leon O. Dow, card shop employe, m Nashua 29 Nov 1890, Lillian Josephine Lincoln, ae 19, dau of Edward and Martha Josephine (Forester). Lincoln Gen. gives them of Malden, MA and says no children. This is error; at least one dau.