Isabella Slater

1826–5 May 1887 (Age 61)
Hanley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Isabella

Isabella Slater was born in 1826, in Hanley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Slater and Ann. She married John Rowley on 27 February 1843, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Otoe, Nebraska, United States in 1860. She died on 5 May 1887, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Evanston City Cemetery, Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Rowley
1822–1890
Isabella Slater
1826–1887
Marriage: 27 February 1843
William Rowley
1843–1921
James Rowley
1860–
Isabella Rowley
1847–1924
Sarah Rowley
1849–1897
Margaret Rowley
1851–1934
Mary Rowley
1853–1892
Joseph B Rowley
1856–1909
John Rowley
1858–1923
Bryan Rowley
1863–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1843Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1830
    Age 4
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 4
    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.
    1843
    Age 17
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English:occupational name for someone who lays slates on roofs, from Middle English sclat(t)er, occasionally slater ‘slater’ (a derivative of Old French esclate ‘slate’ + the Middle English agent suffix -er). See also Slate .in Sussex and adjacent counties, Slater and Slatter are probably post-medieval pronunciations of Slaughter ; there seems to be no medieval evidence in the southern coast counties for the occupational name Slater in 1 above.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Slayter
    Slatter
    Slate
    Slaughter

    Sources (14)

    • Isabella Slater in entry for Isabella, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Isabella Rawley in household of John Rawley, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Isabella in entry for John Rawley and Josephine Skaggs, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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