William Brown Dobelbower

26 September 1823–21 April 1911 (Age 87)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Brown

When William Brown Dobelbower was born on 26 September 1823, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles Dobelbower, was 34 and his mother, Mary Crawford, was 29. He married Emily Adaline Tigard on 5 February 1854. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. His occupation is listed as carpenter, farmer in Rainier, Columbia, Oregon, United States. He died on 21 April 1911, in Rainier, Columbia, Oregon, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Knights of Pythias Cemetery, Rainier, Columbia, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Brown Dobelbower
1823–1911
Emily Adaline Tigard
1836–1908
Marriage: 5 February 1854
Charles C Dobelbower
1856–1933
Fred W Dobelbower
1857–1901
Alice Leona Dobelbower
1859–1938
William B Dobelbower
1862–1863
Robert F Dobelbower
1866–1868
Lilly M Dobelbpwer
1875–1875
Lewis H Dobelbower
1876–1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 February 1854
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Charles Dobelbower

    Male1788–1866Male

    Mary Crawford

    Female1794–1835Female

siblings

(10)

    Charles Frederick Dobelbower

    Male1816–1816Male

    John Colcord Dobelbower

    Male1817–1886Male

    James Crawford Dobelbower

    Male1819–1819Male

    Lewis Henry Dobelbower

    Male1820–1862Male

    Charles Dobelbower

    Male1822–1854Male

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 7

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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Sources (3)

  • William B Dobelbowen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William B Dobelbower in household of William I Dietz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William B Dobelbower, "United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933"

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