Garret Rowe

1754–5 January 1831 (Age 77)
Amenia, Dutchess, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Garret

When Garret Rowe was born in 1754, in Amenia, Dutchess, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Nicholas Rauh, was 35 and his mother, Susanna Winegar, was 28. He married Polly Freeman about 1811, in Columbia, New York, United States. He lived in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Columbia, New York, United States in 1810 and Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States in 1830. He died on 5 January 1831, in Amenia, Amenia, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in New Concord, Chatham, Columbia, New York, United States.

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Garret Rowe
Hendrik Rowe
Leonard Rowe
Tamer Rowe
Ashbel Row
Susan Row
William Harrison Row
Nicholas Rowe
Mary Row
Catharine Row
Tamar Row
Catherine Rowe
Sarah Row

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World Events (6)


Age 22

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 22

New York is the 11th state.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 43

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a hedgerow or in a row of houses built next to one another, from Middle English row (northern Middle English raw, from Old English rāw). 2. from the medieval personal name Row, a variant of Rou(l) ( see Rollo , Rolf ) or a short form of Rowland . 3. English name adopted by bearers of French Baillargeon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Garrett Row, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Garret Row, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Garret Rowe, "United States Census, 1840"

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