Matilda Stow

8 March 1815–
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Matilda

Matilda Stow was born on 8 March 1815, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Thomas Stow and Mary. She married Benjamin R Peel on 17 November 1849, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin R Peel
Matilda Stow
Marriage: 17 November 1849

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 November 1849Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    Age 8
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    Age 31
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stowe .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (6)

    • Matilda Reel in household of Benj R Reel, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Matilda Peel in household of Benjamin Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Matilda Stow, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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