William Coy Lowman


Brief Life History of William Coy

William Coy Lowman was born in 1912, in Georgia, United States.

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    World Events (3)

    1912 · The Girl Scouts

    Age 0

    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

    Age 10

    The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

    Name Meaning


    habitational name from Uplowman in Devon. The place takes its name from the river Loman (from the British root lem- ‘elm’).

    from the Middle English personal name Loveman (Old English Lēofmann, from lēofdear, beloved’ + mann ‘man’). Compare Lemon .

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

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