Ellen Lowe

2 March 1840–15 July 1866 (Age 26)
Bath St Michael, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ellen

When Ellen Lowe was born on 2 March 1840, in Bath St Michael, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Lowe, was 25 and her mother, Ann Hannam Parrott, was 28. She married Leroy Holt on 15 December 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 15 July 1866, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leroy Holt
Ellen Lowe
Marriage: 15 December 1857
Mary Ellen Holt
LeRoy John Holt
Isabelle Holt
Alma Holt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 14
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Low .German (Löwe) and Danish (Løwe): from Middle High German lēwe, löuwe ‘lion’, hence a nickname for a brave or regal person. In some cases the surname may have been a topographic or habitational name referring to a house or inn distinguished by the sign of a lion. It is also found in Sweden. Compare Loewe 1, Lau , Lave , and Lurvey .Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): artificial name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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    Sources (22)

    • Ellen Lowe in entry for Mary Ellen Alston, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Ellen Low in household of Jno Low, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Elen Lowe in household of John Lowe, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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