McDowell and Epler Photos
John Baptiste McDowell and Martha Alice Epler married in Alton IL in 1865 and had three children, Lela, Mary and Lloyd.
John Baptiste McDowell
Martha Alice Epler McDowell
in Macon, Missouri
Martha's shop in Macon, Missouri with 3 children
Martha's Shop in Seattle with Lela on left.
Lela and Mary
Ed Mitchell Lela's first husband.
Alice Mitchell Gantenbein @1914, Lela's daughter.
Dorothy Gantenbein and her great-grandmother, Martha McDowell.
Mary McDowell Parsons
with her friends, Cora and Miss Wallace
with John Parsons and friends Cora Hart and Barty McElreath about 1898
with John, Miss Wallace and Cora.
1899, her wedding photo.
Lloyd McDowell with his father, John
Margaret Uncapher Epler
Louisa Epler James, Martha's sister