Ira Hollis Fowler

11 February 1858–4 March 1891 (Age 33)
Starkey, Yates, New York, United States

The Life of Ira Hollis

When Ira Hollis Fowler was born on 11 February 1858, in Starkey, Yates, New York, United States, his father, Hyrum Simeon Fowler, was 29 and his mother, Sarah M. Culver, was 32. He married Agnes Reese Wardrop on 12 January 1883, in Corinne, Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 4 March 1891, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Corinne, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Hollis Fowler
Agnes Reese Wardrop
Marriage: 12 January 1883
Hiram Simeon Fowler
Mary Eliza Fowler
Sarah Florence Fowler
Ada Janet Fowler

Spouse and Children

12 January 1883
Corinne, Box Elder, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Hyrum Simeon Fowler


    Sarah M. Culver




World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 10

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Norman: Fugel-ere, from fugel, a bird, a fowl, and ere, an agent, meaning a person who pursues or traps wild fowl

Sources (3)

  • Ira Fowler in household of Hiram S Fowler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ira H Fowler in household of Hiram Fowler, "New York, State Census, 1865"
  • Ira H. Fowler in entry for Ada Burns, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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