Elizabeth "Eliza" Howard

2 November 1823–19 March 1898 (Age 74)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

The Life of Elizabeth "Eliza"

When Elizabeth "Eliza" Howard was born on 2 November 1823, in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, her father, Stott Howard, was 31 and her mother, Catherine Alice Babington, was 28. She married Thomas Howard Rowe on 1 February 1858, in Walton on the Hill, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 19 March 1898, in Wexford, Wexford, County Wexford, Ireland, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Howard Rowe
1803–1897
Elizabeth "Eliza" Howard
1823–1898
Marriage: 1 February 1858
Louisa Catherine Rowe
1858–1865
Elizabeth Howard Rowe
1860–1942
Clementina Rowe
1862–
James Henry Rowe
1864–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 February 1858
Walton on the Hill, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (2)

1839

Age 16

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1845

Age 22

The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Honan Rowe in entry for James Henry Rowe, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"
  • Elizabeth Howard Rowe in entry for Thomas Howard Rowe, "Ireland Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1920"
  • Elizabeth Howard Rowe in entry for Thomas Howard Rowe, "Ireland Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1920"

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