Augustus Lowe

18 September 1848–21 May 1895 (Age 46)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Augustus

When Augustus Lowe was born on 18 September 1848, in Iowa, United States, his father, Hawley M Lowe, was 32 and his mother, Rachel Mariah Russell, was 23. He married Easter Ann Yadon on 14 March 1869, in Schuyler, Lindsey Township, Benton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Polk Township, Adair, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Ross Township, Osborne, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 21 May 1895, at the age of 46, and was buried in Greentop, Schuyler, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Lowe
Easter Ann Yadon
Marriage: 14 March 1869
Rosanna Lowe
Manila Elizabeth Lowe
James Silas Lowe
Walter Augustus Lowe
David Allen Lowe

Spouse and Children

14 March 1869
Schuyler, Lindsey Township, Benton, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings



    George Adelbert Lowe





    Louisa Lowe


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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 9

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 13

Kansas is the 34th state

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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Sources (3)

  • Agustus Lowe in household of Hawly M Lowe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Augustus Lowe in household of Howley Lowe, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Augustus Lowe, "United States Census, 1880"

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