Elizabeth Lowery

August 1834–about 1865 (Age 30)
Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Lowery was born in August 1834, in Estill, Kentucky, United States as the daughter of Ludwell Lowery and Elizabeth. She married Samuel Patrick on 31 March 1853, in Owsley, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died about 1865, in Mattoon, Coles, Illinois, United States, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Patrick
1825–1882
Elizabeth Lowery
1834–1865
Marriage: 31 March 1853
Elizabeth Patrick
1855–1879
Sarah Patrick
1857–1924
Mary Patrick
1857–1929
John Patrick
1858–
Paul Patrick
1861–1925
Martha Patrick
1863–1891
Rebecca Patrick
1865–1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1853
Owsley, Kentucky, United States
children

(7)

    Elizabeth Patrick

    Female1855–1879Female

    Sarah Patrick

    Female1857–1924Female

    Mary Patrick

    Female1857–1929Female

    Male1858–Male

    Paul Patrick

    Male1861–1925Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Cynthia Ann Lowery

    Female1818–1875Female

    Caroline Lowry

    Female1820–1850Female

    Louisa Jane Lowry

    Female1820–Female

    Margaret Lowry

    Female1820–Female

    James C. Lowery

    Male1821–1900Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1839 · From Swamp to Beautiful Place

Age 5

By 1829 Venus, Illinois had grown sufficiently and in 1832 was one of the contenders for the new county seat. However, the honor was awarded to a nearby city, Carthage. In 1834 the name Venus was changed to Commerce because the settlers felt that the new name better suited their plans. But during late 1839, arriving members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints bought the small town of Commerce and in April 1840 it was renamed Nauvoo by Joseph Smith Jr., who led the Latter-Day Saints to Nauvoo to escape persecution in Missouri. The name Nauvoo is derived from the traditional Hebrew language. It is notable that by 1844 Nauvoo's population had swollen to around 12,000 residents, rivaling the size of Chicago at the time. After the Latter-Day Saints left the population settled down toward 2,000 people.
1846

Age 12

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Labhradha ( see Lavery ).2 Northern English and Scottish: from a pet form of Lawrence .3 Southwestern English: habitational name from Lowery in Devon, named with the Old English personal name Lēofa or Lufa + Old English worðig ‘enclosure’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Patrick in household of Samuel Patrick, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth M Lowrey, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Elizabeth Lowry, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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