Baxter Bowman born abt 1798 Cheshire, New Hampshire owned 4 sawmills in Buckingham Quebec where he settled 1824. In 1834 he was elected to Lower Canada/Quebec government. Archives for Quebec parliamentary members list his wife as Eliza Wheeler. No info on Eliza, other than name. Believe he lived in New York before coming to Quebec. Likely son of Abigail Kimball and Baxter Bowman.