Almon N. Tower

1842–1923 (Age 81)
New York, United States

The Life of Almon N.

When Almon N. Tower was born in 1842, in New York, United States, his father, Jacob Tower, was 44 and his mother, Savona Kingsbury, was 38. He married Clara Isadore Freeman in 1896. He lived in Westville, Franklin, New York, United States in 1910. He died in 1923, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

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Almon N. Tower
Clara Isadore Freeman
Marriage: 1896

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    Clara Isadore Freeman



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World Events (8)


Age 4

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

Age 21

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

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived near a tower, usually a defensive fortification or watchtower, from Middle English, Old French tūr (Latin turris). 2. occupational name for someone who dressed white leather, cured with alum rather than tanned with bark, from an agent derivative of Middle English taw(en) (Old English tawian ‘to prepare, make ready’). 3. Americanized spelling of German Tauer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Almon N Tower, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Almon V Tower in household of Jacob Tower, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Almon Tower, "New York, State Census, 1875"

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