Reuben Lee Fowler

1913–2004 (Age 91)
Winfield, Marion, Alabama, United States

The Life of Reuben Lee

When Reuben Lee Fowler was born on 5 January 1913, in Winfield, Marion, Alabama, United States, his father, Enoch Talmadge Fowler, was 27 and his mother, Fannie Mcdonald, was 28. He married Parnell Guin on 12 October 1938, in Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Fayette, Alabama, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 12 Webster, Fayette, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 12 March 2004, in Fayette, Fayette, Alabama, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Wayside, Fayette, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Lee Fowler
Parnell Guin
Marriage: 12 October 1938
Fannie Lou Fowler

Spouse & Children

12 October 1938
Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States


  • Fannie Lou Fowler


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · The 167th Infantry Regiment

Age 4

The 167th Infantry Regiment of the Alabama National Guard was assigned to the 42nd “Rainbow Division” in World War II. The 167th fought in 5 major campaigns and served at the front longer than any other U.S. Regiment.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a bird-catcher (a common medieval occupation), Middle English fogelere, foulere(Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rueben L Fowler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Reuben L Fowler in household of Talmadge Fowler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruben Fowler in household of Enoch T Fowler, "United States Census, 1920"

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