Elizabeth McKean Fowler

28 May 1891–6 March 1949 (Age 57)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Elizabeth McKean

When Elizabeth McKean Fowler was born on 28 May 1891, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Thomas Southwell Fowler Sr, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Hughes, was 22. She married Carl William Findeisen on 14 September 1916, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States in 1940. She died on 6 March 1949, in San Francisco, California, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl William Findeisen
1889–1935
Elizabeth McKean Fowler
1891–1949
Marriage: 14 September 1916
ELEANOR GERBING FINDEISEN GILLEN
1920–
PEGGY FINDEISEN
1922–2015
JUANITA MARIA FINDEISEN
1923–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 September 1916
Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(3)

    ELEANOR GERBING FINDEISEN GILLEN

    Female1920–Female

    PEGGY FINDEISEN

    Female1922–2015Female

    JUANITA MARIA FINDEISEN

    Female1923–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 5

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 16

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Beth F Findeisen in household of Carl W Findeisen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elizabeth Findeisen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elizabeth M Fowler in household of Elizabeth H Fowler, "United States Census, 1910"

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