Julia Ann Lewis

7 April 1810–
Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Julia Ann

When Julia Ann Lewis was born on 7 April 1810, in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, Erastus Lewis, was 35 and her mother, Salome Booth, was 25. She married Philo Rowley on 11 February 1829, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States for about 10 years and Connecticut, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Philo Rowley
Julia Ann Lewis
Marriage: 11 February 1829
Jane Eliza Rowley
Ellen Maria Rowley

Spouse and Children

11 February 1829
Hartford, Connecticut, United States



    Ellen Maria Rowley


Parents and Siblings

    Erastus Lewis


    Salome Booth




    Edward Lewis


    Mary Lewis


    Betsey Lewis


    Adeline Lewis



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 19

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.

Age 36

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Like the French name Louis, which is derived from Ludovicus, from the Old German name Ludwig. A root is "lautwig," meaning illustrious warrior. From this name come the old female names Lewes and Lewisa, from whence comes the modern name Louisa. Louise is a French form of Lewis. Liusaidh is a Gaelic form of Louisa. Luthais is a Gaelic form of Lewis. Loeys is an Anglo-Norman form of Lewis.

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Sources (3)

  • Julia Rowley in household of Philo Rowley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Julian Rowley in household of Philo Rowley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Julia A Rowley in household of Philo R Rowley, "United States Census, 1850"

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