Louisa Caroline Bowers

11 August 1852–4 October 1921 (Age 69)
Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Louisa Caroline

When Louisa Caroline Bowers was born on 11 August 1852, in Wayne, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Bowers, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth C. Hull, was 26. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Andrew Joseph Reid. She lived in Jackson, Tennessee, United States in 1860 and Civil District 2, Overton, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years. She died on 4 October 1921, in Overton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Poplar Springs, Overton, Tennessee, United States.

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Andrew Joseph Reid
1846–1911
Louisa Caroline Bowers
1852–1921
Arthur Andrew Reid
1886–1965
Owen Estle Reid
1888–1973
Henry Grady Reid
1891–1961
Rosa May Reid
1896–1951

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World Events (8)

1861

Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bower .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louisa Bowers in household of William Bowers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Louisa C Reed in household of Andrew J Reed, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louiza C Reid in household of Owen E Reid, "United States Census, 1920"

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