Ella Lowrie

June 1888–12 June 1964 (Age 76)
Washington Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States

The Life of Ella

When Ella Lowrie was born in June 1888, in Washington Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States, her father, David Coummey Lowrie, was 32 and her mother, Mary Louisa Morgan, was 28. She married Julien Edgar Jacobus about 1915. She died on 12 June 1964, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Julien Edgar Jacobus
Ella Lowrie
Marriage: about 1915

Spouse and Children

about 1915

Parents and Siblings

    David Coummey Lowrie





World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 3

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from a pet form of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Ella Lowrie in household of David C Lowrie, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ella Lowrie in household of David C Lowrie, "United States Census, 1900"

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