Banister Vowel

1801–about 1865 (Age 64)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Banister

When Banister Vowel was born in 1801, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Mannpage Vowel, was 33 and his mother, Nancy Parrott, was 29. He married Hannah Jane Slover about 1825, in Anderson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Anderson, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died about 1865, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Banister Vowel
1801–1865
Hannah Jane Slover
1804–1880
Marriage: about 1825
Aaron Vowell
1824–1908
Elizabeth or Betty Ann Vowell
1825–1875
Katherine Vowell
1829–
Anderson Vowell
1832–
Liza M Vowell
1834–
Nicy J Vowell
1840–
Hannah M Vowel
1850–1860

Spouse and Children

    Male1801–1865Male

    Hannah Jane Slover

    Female1804–1880Female

MARRIAGE
about 1825
Anderson, Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Aaron Vowell

    Male1824–1908Male

    Elizabeth or Betty Ann Vowell

    Female1825–1875Female

    Female1829–Female

    Anderson Vowell

    Male1832–Male

    Liza M Vowell

    Female1834–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1768–1830Male

    Nancy Parrott

    Female1772–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1801–1865Male

    Anderson Vowel

    Male1804–1883Male

    Mary Vowel

    Female1815–1852Female

World Events (8)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 18

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Powell .2 North German: from a form of the personal name Paul .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Banister Vowel, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Banister Vawell, "United States Census, 1860"

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