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
1838–1910
Ellen Lowe
1840–1866
Marriage: 15 December 1857
Mary Ellen Holt
1858–1954
LeRoy John Holt
1861–1866
Holt
1863–1863
Isabelle Holt
1865–1894
Alma Holt
1866–1866

Spouse and Children

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

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1843
    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1847
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Lau
    Loew
    Lobe
    Loewe
    Loewen
    Low
    Lurvey

    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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