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Frederick Neal Dow

Frederick Neal Dow, American publishing company executive, transportation executive, utilities executive, state representative. Served city government and school committee; member Maine House of Representatives, 1887-1890 (speaker 1889-1890).

Background

  • Dow, Frederick Neal was born on December 23, 1840 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of General Neal Dow.

  • Education

    • Educated Portland Academy and Friends’ School, Providence, Rhode Island. Doctor of Laws, Boston University, 1929. Doctor of Laws from Colby College, Waterville, Maine, 1932.

    Career

    • President Evening Express Public Company, Portland Gas Light Company. President Portland Railroad Company, etc. President Casco Mercantile Trust Company, Union Safe Deposit & Trust Company.

    Membership

    Served city government and school committee. Member Maine House of Representatives, 1887-1890 (speaker 1889-1890).

    Connections

    • Married Julia Dana Hammond, October 22, 1864.
    • father: General Neal Dow. Dow
    • spouse: Julia Dana Hammond
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    Born December 23, 1840
    Died November 27, 1934
    (aged 93)
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