William Joseph Lowder

4 April 1879–19 January 1967 (Age 87)
Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of William Joseph

When William Joseph Lowder was born on 4 April 1879, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States, his father, John Lowder, was 43 and his mother, Emily Teressa Hodgetts, was 38. He married Minnie Whitney on 31 December 1901, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 January 1967, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Joseph Lowder
1879–1967
Minnie Whitney
1882–1965
Marriage: 31 December 1901
Roca Lowder
1903–1976
Grant Whitney Lowder
1905–1974
Verian Lowder
1907–1964
Eugene Whitney Lowder
1909–1943
Elmo Whitney Lowder
1911–1987
Art Whitney Lowder
1914–2006
Lucille Lowder
1918–1992
Laurell Lowder
1918–2007
Maxine Lowder
1925–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1901
Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were 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

1 Scottish, northern Irish, and northern English: variant of Lauder .2 Americanized spelling of German Lauter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Joseph Lowder, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William Jospeh Lowder, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Joseph Lowder, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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