Marion Sawyer

9 September 1880–1969 (Age 88)
Essex, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Marion

When Marion Sawyer was born on 9 September 1880, in Essex, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, Ebenezer Willis Sawyer, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Sophia Taylor, was 23. She married Arthur James Rowe in January 1905, in Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Enfield, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. She died in 1969, at the age of 89.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Arthur James Rowe
Marion Sawyer
Marriage: January 1905
Phyllis Marion Rowe

Spouse and Children

January 1905
Middlesex, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    Ebenezer Willis Sawyer


    Sarah Sophia Taylor





    Eleanor Mary Sawyer


    Albert Sawyer



    Wilfred Taylor Sawyer


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 20

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.

Age 24

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, Middle English saghier, an agent derivative of sagh(en) ‘to saw’.2 Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname or a translation of Seger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marion Sawyer in household of Ebenezer W Sawyer, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Marion Sawyer in household of Eleneyer W Sawyer, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Marion Sawyer in household of Ebenezer W Sawyer, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.