John Lowe

1708–
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Lowe was born in 1708, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Johis Lowe, was 28 and his mother, Mrs. John Lowe, was 24. He married Mary Cowlishaw on 6 November 1726. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters.

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John Lowe
1708–
Mary Cowlishaw
1704–
Marriage: 6 November 1726
John Lowe
1727–
Joseph Lowe
1744–
Mary Lowes
1729–
William Lowe
1732–1733
George Lowe Sr.
1734–1809
Mary Low
1738–1740
Joseph Low
1740–
John Lowe
1741–
Samuel Lowe
1743–
Mathew Low
1744–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 November 1726
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 93

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 107

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Low .2 German (Löwe): see Loewe .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Low in entry for Samuel Low, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • John Lowe in entry for John Lowe, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • John Lowe in entry for John Lowe, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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