Frederick William Rowe

6 January 1895–26 September 1951 (Age 56)
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut

The Life Summary of Frederick William

When Frederick William Rowe was born on 6 January 1895, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Walter William Rowe, was 23 and his mother, Effie Susan Miner, was 21. He married Edith Maria Bengston on 27 February 1920. He lived in Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut, United States in 1920. He died on 26 September 1951, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 56.

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Frederick William Rowe
Edith Maria Bengston
Marriage: 27 February 1920

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed
Age 5
The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1910 · The BSA is Made
Age 15
Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Frederick W Rowe in household of Walter W Rowe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frederick W Rowe in household of Walter W Rowe, "United States Census, 1920"
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