Caleb Pancoast Lownes

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

The Life Summary of Caleb Pancoast

When Caleb Pancoast Lownes was born on 9 December 1803, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, 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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Caleb Pancoast Lownes
Sophronia Applegate
Marriage: 6 November 1845
John Edward Lownes
Franklin Pierce Lownes
Elizabeth Lownes
Caleb Pancoast Lownes
Anna Sophronia Lownes
Ella Lownes
Charles H. Lownes
Robert Singleton Lownes
Emma Mary Lownes
Isaac Richard Lownes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 November 1845Atchison, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
    Age 9
    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
    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: variant of Lown .

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Caleb Lownes, "United States Census, 1880"
    • C P Lownes in entry for Franklin P Lownes and Elizabeth Dickey, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Caleb P Lownes, "United States Census, 1860"

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