Susan Lucretia Lowry

14 March 1834–20 October 1859 (Age 25)
West Liberty, Putnam, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Susan Lucretia

When Susan Lucretia Lowry was born on 14 March 1834, in West Liberty, Putnam, Missouri, United States, her father, John Lowry, was 34 and her mother, Mary Wilcox, was 31. She married William George Pettey on 13 December 1854, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 20 October 1859, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William George Pettey
Susan Lucretia Lowry
Marriage: 13 December 1854
James Hazard Lowery Petty
Susan Angeline Petty
William George Petty Jr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 December 1854Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (3)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch
    Age 4
    On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
    Age 12
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: from Ó Labhradha, see Lavery , and compare McClory .Scottish and English: variant of Laury or Lawrie .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Hon. John Lowry, Manti Citizen

    LOWRY, HON. JOHN, is one of the pioneers of Utah, and first settlers of Manti, born in Lewis county, Mo., January 31, 1829, is a son of John and Mary Wilcox Lowry. He was a fanner and our subject was …

    Sources (16)

    • Susan Lowry in household of John Lowry, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Susan L. Lowry in entry for Susan Angeline Barton, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956" (1927)
    • Deseret News Weekly Death and Marriage Notices

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