When Jane Lowell was born about 1758, in Baldwin, York, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Moses Lowell Jr, was 23 and her mother, Marian Knowlton, was 22.
English: variant of Lovell , derived from Anglo-Norman Frenchlou ‘wolf’ + the diminutive suffix -el.
History: Lowell is the surname of one of America's most distinguished NewEngland families, which have been prominent for over 200 years. Itsfounder, John Lowell (1743–1802), was a legislator and judge. Thecity of Lowell, MA was named in honor of his son Francis Cabot Lowell(1775–1817), a textile manufacturer.