Elizabeth Ann Purnell

1 December 1852–30 July 1937 (Age 84)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Purnell was born on 1 December 1852, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Shem Bevin Purnell, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Mills, was 33. She married Thomas Galloway Lowe on 19 December 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 30 July 1937, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Galloway Lowe
1851–1938
Elizabeth Ann Purnell
1852–1937
Marriage: 19 December 1870
Louisa Elizabeth Lowe
1871–1971
Thomas Mills Lowe
1873–1922
James Shem Lowe
1875–1951
Euphemia Elvira Lowe
1879–1951
Nora May Lowe
1881–1972
Eliza Refuge Lowe
1884–1933
Silver Purnell Lowe
1884–1920
Marvin P Lowe
1889–1919
Isabelle Hartley Lowe
1891–1970
Era Purnell Lowe
1892–1989
La Vera Lowe
1898–1990

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 5
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Parnell .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Parnell

    Story Highlight

    BIOGRAPHY OF ELIZABETH ANN PURNELL LOW

              Elizabeth Ann Purnell was born 1 December 1852 to Shem Bevin and Elizabeth Ann Mills Purnell. Her father had immigrated to America and married his wife Elizabeth Ann Mills 16 August 1846 in …

    Sources (23)

    • Eliizabeth Ann Purnell Lowe in household of Thomas Galloway Lowe, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Elizabeth Purnell in entry for Silois Pernell Lowe, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Elizabeth Ann Purnell Lowe in household of Thomas Galloway Lowe, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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