40. Thomas Dorsey Nowlan (49) was born on Nov 4 1797 in Ireland. He died on Nov 24 1879 in Rawson, Hancock, Ohio. He was buried in Clymer Cemetery (Rawson, Ohio). Thomas Dorsey Nowland was a carpenter who worker on the Canals in Eastern Ohio. He moved from Wayne County, Ohio and settled in Hancock County in 1839. He had to cut his way through the wilderness as only a railroad preceded him there. he was a carpenter by trade. The 1875 Atlas shows that Thomas Nowland owned 40 acres of land northwest of Rawson, Ohio. Most of the Nowlands settled in the area of Mt. Cory and Rawson. They were a well-known and respected family. He was married to Margaret Sennett in Ireland.
Margaret Sennett(40) was born on Jan
24 1799 in England (Hancock County, Ohio - IGI?). She died on May 6 1878 in
Rawson, Hancock, Ohio. She was buried in Clymer Cemetery (Rawson, Ohio). Children