Henry Wagner Yowell

16 May 1837–27 November 1925 (Age 88)
Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, United States

The Life of Henry Wagner

When Henry Wagner Yowell was born on 16 May 1837, in Culpeper, Culpeper, Virginia, United States, his father, William Yowell, was 42 and his mother, Simphronia Hawkins, was 32. He married Froukje Viersen on 17 October 1860, in Marion, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1870 and Cass Township, Cass, Iowa, United States in 1880. He died on 27 November 1925, at the age of 88, and was buried in Belleville, Republic, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Wagner Yowell
1837–1925
Froukje Viersen
1843–1912
Marriage: 17 October 1860
Calvin W Yowell
1862–1930
Frances Jane Yowell
1864–1864
Zepporah Ann Yowell
1864–1939
Allen Luster Yowell
1868–1945
Carroll A Yowell
1873–1953
Lillie L Yowell
1874–1874
Millard R. Yowell
1878–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 October 1860
Marion, Iowa, United States
children

(7)

    Calvin W Yowell

    Male1862–1930Male

    Frances Jane Yowell

    Female1864–1864Female

    Zepporah Ann Yowell

    Female1864–1939Female

    Male1868–1945Male

    Male1873–1953Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 7

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of English Yule .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry W Yowell in household of M R Yowell, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Henry W Yowill, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry W Yowell, "United States Census, 1870"

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