David Henry Fowler

8 May 1879–13 January 1965 (Age 85)
Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of David Henry

When David Henry Fowler was born on 8 May 1879, in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Samuel Fowler, was 56 and his mother, Rachel Taylor, was 39. He married Amelia Woolley Wardrop on 6 August 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Hooper Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1900 and Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 13 January 1965, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Henry Fowler
Amelia Woolley Wardrop
Marriage: 6 August 1908

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 August 1908Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 2
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 17
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 23
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a fowler, a hunter or trapper of wild birds (a common medieval occupation), from Middle English fogheler, fugheler (Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

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

    Sources (20)

    • David Fowler, "United States Census, 1930"
    • David H. Fowler, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • David Henry Fowler, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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