Caleb Pancoast Lownes

9 December 1803–3 September 1901 (Age 97)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Caleb Pancoast

When Caleb Pancoast Lownes was born on 9 December 1803, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Lowndes, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Donaldson, was 24. He married Sophronia Applegate on 6 November 1845, in Atchison, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Vacaville Judicial Township, Solano, California, United States in 1860 and Calpella, Mendocino, California, United States in 1880. He died on 3 September 1901, in Lake, California, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Lake, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caleb Pancoast Lownes
1803–1901
Sophronia Applegate
1828–1883
Marriage: 6 November 1845
Lownes
1850–1851
Lownes
1850–1851
John Edward Lownes
1852–1924
Franklin Pierce Lownes
1853–1926
Elizabeth Lownes
1854–1955
Caleb Pancoast Lownes
1855–1906
Anna Sophronia Lownes
1856–1929
Ella Lownes
1858–1944
Charles H. Lownes
1859–1946
Robert Singleton Lownes
1861–1933
Emma Mary Lownes
1868–1948
Isaac Richard Lownes
1870–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 November 1845
Atchison, Missouri, United States
children

(12)

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Parents and Siblings

    James Lowndes

    Male1776–1820Male

    Sarah Donaldson

    Female1779–1854Female

siblings

(4)

    Lydia Green Lowndes

    Female1799–1881Female

    Sarah Ann Lownes

    Female1803–Female

    Male1803–1901Male

    William Donaldson Lownes

    Male1806–Male

World Events (8)

1804

Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 1

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 27

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Lown 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Caleb Lownes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Caleb P Lownes, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ellen Lownes in household of Caleb P Lownes, "United States Census, 1860"

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