i am looking for our thread in this line. My father Donald j. Bowdoin, his father Otis Elmore Bowdoin who had 5 siblings:Al,Lorenzo,Howard,Lavelle, and Helen. Their father was John L. Bowdoin married to Nettie Sparks from Macon, Ga. Moved to LA,CA.
When in France my cousin Wiliam was told of the French H. connection by a former Ambassador from Belgium.