Dimis Aldania Cowles

Female21 March 1824–19 July 1909

Brief Life History of Dimis Aldania

When Dimis Aldania Cowles was born on 21 March 1824, in Sugar Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Rev. Remember Joshua Cowles, was 27 and her mother, Sybil Wright, was 23. She married David Rowley about 1844, in Sugar Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in New Haven Township, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States in 1875 and Olmsted, Minnesota, United States in 1885. She died on 19 July 1909, in West Concord, Dodge, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Othello Cemetery, Genoa, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Rowley
Dimis Aldania Cowles
Marriage: about 1844
Rachel P E Rowley
Dora Rowley
Remember John Rowley
Medora Rowley
Almeron Orlando Rowley
William Cadmen Rowley
Florilla Rowley
Sybil Enricka Rowley
Charles Rowley
Oscar Milton Rowley
Perry H. Rowley

Sources (12)

  • Adaline Rawly in household of David Rawly, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Aldania Eracku Cowles Rowley, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Aldina Cowles in entry for Perry H Rowley, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1844Sugar Grove, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 1

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 6

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.


    Age 31

    Historical Boundaries 1855: Olmsted, Minnesota Territory, United States 1858: Olmsted, Minnesota, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Coles .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    Death Notice Pine Island Record 29 July 1909

    The funeral of Mrs. David Rowley was held from the Methodist church in West Concord Thursday. The interment made in the Othello cemetery. Mrs. Rowley was one of the early settlers in this neighborhood …

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