When Fanny Isora Copeland was born on 6 September 1878, in Maries, Missouri, United States, her father, Andrew Jackson Copeland, was 30 and her mother, Rachel Charlotte Holman, was 25. She married Isaac Monroe Rowden on 3 November 1895, in Maries, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Jackson Township, Maries, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 20 June 1953, in Rolla, Phelps, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Jackson Township, Maries, Missouri, United States.
English and Scottish: habitational name from Copeland in Cumbria or Coupland in Northumberland, both named with Old Norse kaupa-land ‘bought land’, a feature worthy of note during the early Middle Ages, when land was rarely sold, but rather held by feudal tenure and handed down from one generation to the next.