DeAlton H BOWELL

13 August 1856–1919 (Age 62)
La Porte, Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of DeAlton H

When DeAlton H BOWELL was born on 13 August 1856, in La Porte, Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, his father, Absalom Carr Bowell, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Ann Ireland, was 30. He married Sarah Viola Melson in 1892. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Kankakee Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Kankakee, Johnson Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died in 1919, in La Porte, Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in La Porte, Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

DeAlton H BOWELL
1856–1919
Sarah Viola Melson
1861–1943
Marriage: 1892
Roy Melson BOWELL
1893–1971
Clarence DeAlton BOWELL
1896–1906

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 7
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866
Age 10
Historical Boundaries 1866: La Porte, Indiana, United States
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 19
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Powell ( see Howell ).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Bouelles in Seine Maritime, France, so named with Old Norman French boelle ‘enclosure’, ‘dwelling’.

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

Possible Related Names

Powell
Howell
Boal
Boles
Bowles
Buell

Sources (9)

  • Dealton H Bowel in household of A C Bowel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daalton Bowell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ale Alton H Bowell, "United States Census, 1900"

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