Adam Dow - there are three Dow families in Coupar Angus in 1901.  Here are the details of the heads of those families…

1) 3, Union Street, George Dow, 57, a grocer shop keeper, b. Fettercairn, Kincardineshire

2) 5, Calton St., St. Vincent Place, Robert Dow, 54, baker’s van driver, b. Caputh, Perthshire

3) 40, George St., Mary, 34, laundry worker, b. Inverurie, Aberdeenshire

 

Blairgowrie Advertiser 29th May 1915 page 3

"Coupar Angus Soldiers Killed"

"Private George Gray, 7th. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, nephew of Mrs Mann, Sidlaw View, Coupar Angus, has been killed at the Front.  Deceased spent his boyhood in the burgh, and was educated in the Public School.

It has been officially intimated this week that another of Coupar's sons has been killed at the Front -Private Adam Dow, son of Sergt. Dow, formally Instructor of the Volunteers at Coupar Angus."

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