Alma Trow

1803–1875 (Age 71)
Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Alma

When Alma Trow was born on 1 July 1803, in Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Orin Trow, was 33 and her mother, Hannah Robinson, was 26. She married Daniel Wilmarth Lane on 6 January 1824. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1875, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Alma Trow
Daniel Wilmarth Lane
Marriage: 6 January 1824
Clarissa T. Lane
Isanah Maria Lane
Orin T. Lane
Charles Elliott Lane
Mary Ann Lane

Spouse & Children

6 January 1824


  • Clarissa T. Lane


  • Isanah Maria Lane


  • Orin T. Lane


  • Charles Elliott Lane


  • Mary Ann Lane


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (7)


Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 1

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 22

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a trustworthy person, from Middle English trow(e), trew(e) ‘faithful’, ‘steadfast’.2 English: variant of Tree , from Middle English trow, trew.3 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a depression in the ground, from Middle English trow ‘trough’, ‘hollow’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Alma Lane in household of Daniel W Lane, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alone Lane in household of Dan W Lane, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Alma Lane in household of Dan W Lane, "United States Census, 1850"

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