Nathaniel Lowe

about 1760–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Lowe was born about 1760, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Lowe, was 23 and his mother, Peggy Crawford, was 15.

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William Lowe
1737–
Peggy Crawford
1745–1789
Jacob Lowe
1758–
Nathaniel Lowe
1760–
Charles Lowe
1763–
Philip Lowe
1763–
Joseph Lowe
1764–
Elizabeth Lowe
1765–
William Lowe
1766–
Catharine Lowe
1767–
Mary Polly Lowe
1769–1836

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World Events (3)

1776

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 16

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 16

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Low .2 German (Löwe): see Loewe .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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