Louis Edward Debow II

12 December 1888–
Ocean, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Louis Edward

When Louis Edward Debow II was born on 12 December 1888, in Ocean, New Jersey, United States, his father, Louis Edward Debow, was 38 and his mother, Ida Pullen, was 26. He had at least 1 daughter with Eulalia Clevenger. He lived in Plumsted Township, Ocean, New Jersey, United States in 1900 and Mount Holly, Burlington, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years.

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Louis Edward Debow II
Eulalia Clevenger
Jean Debow

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    Jean Debow


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 6

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of French Debaux ( see Debo ) or Debose .2 Americanized form of Dutch Deboe .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Servis E Debow, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis E Debow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edward Debow in household of Edward Debow, "United States Census, 1900"

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