Maggie: You need to find "History of Farmington" by Butler and "Maine Familes in 1790" Vol. I, pub. by Maine Gen. Soc.; both found at any good library. The wife of Samuel Stowers was Mary Oakes, born in Medford, Mass., dau. of John Oakes and Mary Blunt.After John Oakes died, Mary (Blunt) Oakes married Jonathan Knowlton.