Edward A. Rowley I

11 March 1829–3 March 1915 (Age 85)
Porter, Scioto, Ohio, United States

The Life of Edward A.

When Edward A. Rowley I was born on 11 March 1829, in Porter, Scioto, Ohio, United States, his father, William Rowley, was 27 and his mother, Nancy Dillon, was 28. He married Elizabeth Ann Deaver on 18 January 1857, in Porter Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Porter Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Ohio, United States in 1915. He died on 3 March 1915, in Porter, Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Rawley Cemetery, Wheelersburg, Scioto, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward A. Rowley I
1829–1915
Elizabeth Ann Deaver
1838–1896
Marriage: 18 January 1857
Hughey Rowley
1857–1886
Virginia Rowley
1859–1941
Hannah Rowley
1860–1934
Jennetta Rowley
1862–1930
Nancy Rowley
1864–1865
Elizabeth Rowley
1866–1947
Franklin Rowley
1868–
Edward Rowley II
1869–1942
Frank Rowley
1872–1951
Ernest Rowley
1874–1953
William Rowley
1877–1918
Albert Rowley
1880–1949
Harry Rowley
1881–1953

Spouse and Children

    Male1829–1915Male

    Elizabeth Ann Deaver

    Female1838–1896Female

MARRIAGE
18 January 1857
Porter Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States
children

(13)

    Hughey Rowley

    Male1857–1886Male

    Virginia Rowley

    Female1859–1941Female

    Hannah Rowley

    Female1860–1934Female

    Jennetta Rowley

    Female1862–1930Female

    Nancy Rowley

    Female1864–1865Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1801–1880Male

    Nancy Dillon

    Female1801–1880Female

siblings

(11)

    Elizabeth Rowley

    Female1822–Female

    Jesse Rowley

    Male1825–1892Male

    Male1826–1893Male

    Male1829–1915Male

    Sarah Jane Rowley

    Female1833–1868Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 7

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 31

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places, in Devon, County Durham, Staffordshire, and Yorkshire, so named from Old English rūh ‘rough’, ‘overgrown’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Rowley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Edward Rowley Sr., "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward Rowley, "United States Census, 1900"

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