Elizabeth "Betsy" Lowry

13 August 1790–after 1871 (Age 80)
Johnson, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth "Betsy"

When Elizabeth "Betsy" Lowry was born on 13 August 1790, in Johnson, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Lowery, was 38 and her mother, Jane McCaleb, was 30. She married Robert Lowery Doran on 19 May 1812, in Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. She died after 1871, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lowery Doran
1786–1868
Elizabeth "Betsy" Lowry
1790–1871
Marriage: 19 May 1812
Elizabeth "Betsy" Doren
1813–
Alexander Doran
1815–1896
James S. "Jimmy" Doran
1817–
Campbell Doren
1819–
Margaret "Maggie" Doran
1819–
Jane Ann Doran
1821–
William C. "Billy" Doran
1821–
Elizabeth M Doran
1823–
Miranda "Mandy" Doran
1823–
Anne Gordon "Nancy" Doran
1825–
Jane "Janey" Doren
1827–
Rebecca Doran
1827–
John Harvey "Jonny" Doran
1828–1898
Nancy Harriet Doran
1830–1862
Robert C. Doran
1832–1908

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1812Abingdon, Washington, Virginia, United States
  • Children

    (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1791
    Age 1
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State
    Age 6
    On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
    1812
    Age 22
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 9821;2007: 18705; 2010: 24895)Irish: from Ó Labhradha, see Lavery , and compare McClory .Scottish and English: variant of Laury or Lawrie .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Lavery
    Lowrey
    Lowrie
    Lourie

    Sources (3)

    • Elizabeth Doren in household of Robt L Doren, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Betsy Lawrey, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
    • Elizabeth Lowry in entry for Robert L Doran, "United States War of 1812 Index to Pension Application Files, 1812-1910"

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