Clow, Marcus (Mark)
B: 20 Aug 1851, New Wiltshire, PEI
M: 30 Oct 1875, Sarah Ellen Reeves, at North Bedeque, PEI
FN: Samuel Clow
MN: Jane Irwin Threadgill
Reeves, Sarah Ellen
FN: Charles Reeves GFN: Simon Reeves GMN: Sarah Taylor
MN: Caroline Beals
On 09 Feb 1884, Marcus Clow purchased 97 acres of land on the Nodd Road for $86.90 (code 93 and 94) with the house and buildings being located on 93. One source indicates that he was employed for a time with the railway in addition to his farming operation.
Mark Clow was the eldest son of Samuel and Jane (Threadgill) Clow and was b. 20 Aug 1951 at New Wiltshire. He moved with his family to Freetown in 1875. He married Sarah Ellen Reeves on 30 Oct 1875 at the North Bedeque Manse. She was born in 1854. They were affiliated with Freetown Methodist Church. Sarah Ellen died 1916 and Marcus died 1919. They are buried in Freetown People's Cemetery. Sarah's parents were: John Reeves b. 1818 in England and Elizabeth Lawless b. 1821 in Norboro, PEI dau of Capt. Tom Lawless and Helen Ahearn.
Marcus (Mark) Clow and Sarah Reeves had at least five children all born in South Freetown:
1. William Rutherford Hays Clow
B: 09 Jun 1877
2. Charles Walton Clow
B: 19 Nov 1880
3. John Amos Clow
B: 16 Jun 1882
D: 1950 and is buried in Freetown Peoples Cemetery
4. Mary Clow
M: Isaac Somers and lived at St. John, N.B. until they moved to New York
5. Elizabeth Jane Clow
M: Joseph Fitzgerald and lived at High Park, Mass.