Albert Jefferson Bower

19 August 1869–30 August 1942 (Age 73)
Montgomery Township, Wood, Ohio, United States

The Life of Albert Jefferson

When Albert Jefferson Bower was born on 19 August 1869, in Montgomery Township, Wood, Ohio, United States, his father, Frederick Bower, was 35 and his mother, Mary Stump, was 32. He married Sarah Annis Sadie Canfield on 5 February 1895, in Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in West Millgrove, Perry Township, Wood, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Ohio, United States in 1942. He died on 30 August 1942, in West Millgrove, Wood, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in West Millgrove, Wood, Ohio, United States.

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Albert Jefferson Bower
Sarah Annis Sadie Canfield
Marriage: 5 February 1895
Ethel Mae Bower
Audrey Ione Bower

Spouse and Children

5 February 1895
Wood, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: occupational name for a bow maker, Older Scots bowar, equivalent to English Bowyer .2 English and Scottish: from Middle English bur, bour ‘bower’, ‘cottage’, ‘inner room’ (Old English būr), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in a small cottage, an occupational name for a house servant who attended his master in his private quarters ( see Bowerman ), or a habitational name from any of various places, for example in Essex, named Bower or Bowers from this word.

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

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Albert J. Bower - Find-a-grave

Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 about Albert J Bower Name: Albert J Bowers Death Date: 30 Aug 1942 County of Death: Wood

Sources (3)

  • Albert J Bower, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert J Bower, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert J Bower, "United States Census, 1910"

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