John Henry Rowe

7 April 1870–22 December 1954 (Age 84)
Moonta, South Australia, Australia

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Rowe was born on 7 April 1870, in Moonta, South Australia, Australia, his father, John Henry Rowe, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Eddy, was 25. He married Emma Harriet Carter on 16 February 1899, in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 22 December 1954, in Parkside, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 84, and was buried in West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Rowe
1870–1954
Emma Harriet Carter
1874–1933
Marriage: 16 February 1899
Elizabeth Emma Rowe
1900–1954
Henry Lionel Rowe
1901–1975
Muriel May Rowe
1903–1974
Herbert Richard Rowe
1905–1978
William Smith Eddy Rowe
1907–1989

Spouse and Children

    Male1870–1954Male

    Emma Harriet Carter

    Female1874–1933Female

MARRIAGE
16 February 1899
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Rowe

    Male1845–1910Male

    Elizabeth Ann Eddy

    Female1845–1923Female

siblings

(10)

    Elizabeth Jane Rowe

    Female1868–Female

    Male1870–1954Male

    Richard Eddy Rowe

    Male1872–1933Male

    Lydia Rowe

    Female1874–1875Female

    Female1875–1944Female

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1877

Age 7

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 22

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 31

First Federal election.

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)

  • John Henry Rowe, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John Henry Rowe in the Australia and New Zealand, Find a Grave Index, 1800s-Current
  • John Henry Rowe in the Australia, Birth Index, 1788-1922

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