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Family of Philip Burrill LOW and Caroline V BLISS

Philip Burrill LOW b. 1836 May 61148 at Chelsea, MA4009. d. 1912 Aug 234059 at Manhattan, NY4059. bd. Woodlawn Cem, Chelsea, MA4059.
Caroline V BLISS b. 1839 Jul 121784 at Chelsea, MA1784. d. 1861 Jun 21774 at Chelsea, MA1774.

Married4009 1860 Sep 204009 at Chelsea, MA4009. Caroline and Philip were married by Charles H Leonard, Pastor, First Universalist Church, Chelsea, MA.

Philip's middle name is listed1148 on his Masonic lodge membership card. He was a member of the Star of Bethlehem Lodge, Chelsea, MA.

Following Caroline's untimely death, Philip married second4009, Nov 3, 1864, in Chelsea, MA, Isabel M Foster, born ~1845 in Chelsea to Joshua and Sarah A Foster.

At the time of his marriages and membership in the Masonic Lodge, and at the time of his death, he was a ship rigger or chandler, listed in one record as Master Rigger.

According to wikipedia (, Philip served during the War Between The States in the U. S. Navy in the North Atlantic Squadron. Following that service, he lived in Boston until 1865, when he moved to New York City. Philip served as a Republican representative to Congress from New York from 1895 to 1899.

Sadly, Caroline died1774 of "inflamation of lungs" at the age of 21y 10m 20d, less than 8 months after her marriage to Philip.

1148. Massachusetts, Grand Lodge of Masons Membership Cards 1730-1990, Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010
1758. 1850 Fed Census MA, Suffolk Co., Chelsea;
1759. 1860 Fed Census MA, Suffolk Co., Chelsea;
1774. Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915;,
1784. Bliss Genealogy; Genealogy of the Bliss Family in America from about 1550-1880; John Homer Bliss; Boston;
4009. Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915, 1840-1915;,
4059. New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949;
4358. 1855 State Census MA, Suffolk Co., Chelsea;