Oscar Gordon Lowe

6 December 1909–26 August 1989 (Age 79)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Oscar Gordon

When Oscar Gordon Lowe was born on 6 December 1909, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, Oscar Henry Lowe, was 38 and his mother, Jennie Duncan Stoddard, was 28. He married Elva Molissa Blake on 3 December 1946, in Kitsap, Washington, United States. He lived in Park City Election Precinct, Summit, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 26 August 1989, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pasco, Franklin, Washington, United States.

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Oscar Gordon Lowe
1909–1989
Elva Molissa Blake
1906–1984
Marriage: 3 December 1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1946
Kitsap, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · McKay-Dee Hospital Opens its Doors

Age 1

To honor Thomas D. Dee, his wife and her children built a hospital as a memorial to him. Located on 24th Street and Harrison the hospital served the community for 59 years. After it closed its doors in 1969, a new hospital was constructed near 39th street and Harrison in 1971. Located next to another hospital, the two hospitals ultimately merged together bearing both names of McKay, after David O. McKay, and Thomas Dee, to honor the hospital that served the surrounding area for many years. The McKay-Dee Hospital is still in operation but has moved from its original spot.
1931

Age 22

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Low .2 German (Löwe): see Loewe .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oscar Gordon Lowe in household of Oscar Henry Lowe, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Oscar Gordon Lowe in household of Oscar Henry Lowe, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Oscar Gordon Lowe, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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