Mary Emma Fowler

26 December 1851–21 July 1881 (Age 29)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Emma

When Mary Emma Fowler was born on 26 December 1851, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Charles Fowler, was 23 and her mother, Martha Holland, was 22. She married Charles Roscoe Savage on 12 October 1876, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She lived in Brightside, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 21 July 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Roscoe Savage
1832–1909
Mary Emma Fowler
1851–1881
Marriage: 12 October 1876

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1876Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 
    Age 1
    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 3
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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 (17)

    • Emma Fowler in household of Henry Fowler, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Emma Fowler Savage, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Layton in household of Charles R Savage, "United States Census, 1900"

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