Emily Josephine Fowler

1899–1997 (Age 98)
Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Emily Josephine

When Emily Josephine Fowler was born on 26 August 1899, her father, Thomas Henry Fowler Jr, was 44 and her mother, Charlotte Alberta Burch, was 20. She lived in Mechanicsville, St. Mary's, Maryland, United States in 1900. She died on 26 August 1997, in Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Fowler Jr
1854–1920
Charlotte Alberta Burch
1879–1974
Emily Josephine Fowler
1899–1997
Ann Elizabeth Fowler
1900–1900
Mary Rebecca Fowler
1903–1991
Charles Burch Fowler
1906–1990
Joseph Alfred Zachariah Fowler
1908–1977
Charlotte Turner Fowler
1910–2002
Dorothy D'Aigle Fowler
1912–1986
Ernest DeSales Fowler
1914–1916
Mary Rita Fowler
1918–1918

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 1

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 27

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a bird-catcher (a common medieval occupation), Middle English fogelere, foulere(Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Josephine Fowler in household of Joseph E Burch, "United States Census, 1900"

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