I've been out of touch on this board for the last 4 years so just saw your message.I do have two Dowdy's in my family tree.I'll try to email you two pdfs of the family pages for those two individuals if your email is still valid.William Dowdy, b abt 1828 married Susan Hattox, b abt 1828 on 10-2-1859 in Pontotoc County, MS (marriage records).
Gabriel Hubbard Hattox, b. 2-18-1835, Troupe County, GA, died 12-31-1862(Civil War) Murphysboro, Rutherford,TN, married Artemesia Ann Dowdy b. 1835, Marshall county, MS, died 1878, Pleasant Valley, Faulkner, Arkansas.Married on 3-20-1859, Pontotoc County, MS near Lafayette Springs.I have a record of two children for them. Children:James Henderson (Jim) Hattox, b. 10-6-1859 E.M. Hattox, b. abt 1861