from "Vermont Phoenix" (Brattleboro, VT) Aug. 16, 1895: HALIFAX, VERMONT
Lucius Mowry of Boston is with his sister, Mrs. M. Powers, for a few days.
M. Powers says his potatoes will yield at the rate of 400 bushels per acre. How's that?
The selectmen and road commissioner being next week to build the new road between F.H. Niles's and M. Powers's. It will be one of the greatest improvements that has been made on our roads for years.
Thanks to Gail for this newspaper notice. M. = Milton POWERS 1831-1899 of Orange, Whitingham and Halifax, Vermont and Williamstown, Massachusetts m. Ellen D. MOWRY 1838-1910 d. Rockland, MA.They were my 2 maternal great grandparents.
Lucius MOWRY, twin of Cassius, was born 21 June 1849 in Leyden, MA.He m. 1) Mattie A. SAWYER, m. 2) Lillian REYTER of Boston, MA. He was my maternal 2 great grand uncle.