Name:- Donald Dow
Age :- 38 (on grave stone as 36)
Regiment / ship:- 8th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) - on grave stone is 4/5 Black Watch.
Date of death:- 20th February, 1919
Cemetery / Memorial:- Caputh Cemetery
Area of cemetery / memorial :- 337. 993.
Son of Donald and susan dow of myrtle cottage, bankfoot. in the 1881 Census donald snr. is living at "fungarth", Caputh. His father, thomas,born at Logierait, Perthshire, is 71 and a farmer of 36 acres of arable farmland. His mother is Margaret, 62, and the listed children are - donald aged 31 and unmarried, and Thomas aged 17 and also unmarried. These three were all born at Caputh. I think there is also a branch of the family (Robert aged 55 and his family), living at Milton Of Tullymet, Logierait. Robert is a farmer as well, and was born in Blair Athole. Donald, aged 31,is the father of the following Donald who appears to have married late in life.
Blackhill, Caputh, Perthshire
Donald Dow, head, 41, land steward, b. Caputh
Susan Dow, wife, 42, b. Caputh
Donald Dow, son, 8, scholar, b. Logierait, Perthshire
Thomas Dow, son, 7. scholar, b. Logierait, Perthshire
Richard Dow, son, 5, scholar, b. Logierait, Perthshire
Alexander Dow, son, 3, b. Logierait, Perthshire
Craig of Stenson, Caputh, Perthshire
Donald Dow, head, 51, farmer, b. Dunkeld, Perthshire
Susan, Dow, wife, b. Caputh
Donald Dow, son, 18, ploughman on farm, b. Logierait, Perthshire
Richard R Dow, son, 15, scholar, b. Logierait
Alexander Dow, son, 13, scholar, b. Logierait
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