Jesse Sawyers Lowe

16 January 1840–13 February 1911 (Age 71)
Westfield, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jesse Sawyers

When Jesse Sawyers Lowe was born on 16 January 1840, in Westfield, Surry, North Carolina, United States, his father, Robert Napier Lowe, was 44 and his mother, Lucretia Sawyers, was 28. He married Elizabeth A. Walters in 1869, in Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 8 daughters. He lived in Pilot Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1880. He died on 13 February 1911, in Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Surry, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Sawyers Lowe
1840–1911
Elizabeth A. Walters
1850–1911
Marriage: 1869
Hester Ann Lowe
1870–1930
Martha Frances Lowe
1872–1962
Minnie Jane Lowe
1874–1959
Lamecia Emma Lowe
1877–1945
Perdita Lowe
1879–1966
James Alexander Lowe
1885–1968
Ida Elizabeth Lowe
1888–1966
Bertha Alice Lowe
1890–1977
Della Lowe
1892–1981

Spouse and Children

    Male1840–1911Male

    Elizabeth A. Walters

    Female1850–1911Female

MARRIAGE
1869
Mount Airy, Surry, North Carolina, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 13

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 22

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Low .2 German (Löwe): see Loewe .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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The Life G Grandfather Jesse Sawers Lowe

jesse sawyers lowe was born january 16,1840. the son of robert n. lowe and lucretia sawyers lowe. robert lowe was a school teacher,also taught vocal music. he taught school till he was old. jesse low …

Sources (3)

  • Jesse Low in household of Robert N Low, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jesse Low in household of Robt M Low, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jesse S Lowe, "United States Census, 1880"

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