Glovie R Dowell

Brief Life History of Glovie R

When Glovie R Dowell was born on 29 May 1879, in Illinois, United States, her father, Zachary Taylor Dowell, was 31 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Lay, was 18. She married Albert Davis Fullerton on 29 November 1902, in Polk, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Ventura, Ventura, California, United States in 1930 and Polk, Missouri, United States in 1935. She died on 3 July 1943, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Pleasant Hope Cemetery, Pleasant Hope, Polk, Missouri, United States.

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Albert Davis Fullerton
Glovie R Dowell
Marriage: 29 November 1902
Mary Ethel Fullerton
Ula M Fullerton
Alice G Fullerton
Albert Boyd Fullerton

Sources (15)

  • Glorrie Fullerton in household of Una Eaton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dowell, "Illinois Births and Christenings, 1824-1940"
  • Glovie Dowell Fullerton, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1885 · The First Skyscraper

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhghaill (see McDowell ).

English: nickname from Middle English do well, do will ‘do well’. Compare Farwell 1 and Gowell .

English: variant of Doll .

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

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