Mary Alice Lowrey

26 August 1838–11 April 1924 (Age 85)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Lowrey was born on 26 August 1838, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Alexander Lowery Jr., was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Newton "Betsy" Sperry, was 30. She married James Anderson Hill on 26 August 1866, in White, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Spencer, Van Buren, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 April 1924, in White, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in White, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Anderson Hill
1823–1892
Mary Alice Lowrey
1838–1924
Marriage: 26 August 1866
Dr. Charles Lowery Hill
1867–1955
Lola Estill Hill
1867–
Alice L Hill
1869–1965
Effie Hill
1871–1964
Mattie Hill
1873–1963
Marie Hill
1875–1957
Molly E. Hill
1875–
James Brents Hill
1878–1952
Estelle Hill
1885–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 August 1866
White, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    John Alexander Lowery

    Male1824–1902Male

    Sarah Alice Lowrey

    Female1828–1880Female

    Montgomery Charles Lowry

    Male1837–1871Male

    James Alexander Lowrey

    Male1838–1914Male

    Female1838–1924Female

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 8

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 24

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish, northern English, and Scottish: from a pet form of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary L Hill in household of William R Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Hill in household of James A Hill, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Lowery in household of Alexander Lowery, "United States Census, 1860"

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