Mosetta Sowell

January 1897–1997 (Age 100)
Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Mosetta

When Mosetta Sowell was born in January 1897, in Alabama, United States, her father, Alexander Sowell, was 32 and her mother, Jane Dorly, was 24. She lived in Election Precinct 10 Slough, Limestone, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1997, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Sowell
Jane Dorly
Tamer Sowell
Mosetta Sowell
Lizzie Sowell
Vavins Sowell
Waver Sowell
Lucy Sowell
Eva Sowell
Eli Sowell
Lawerence L Sowell
William C Sowell

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed
Age 15
The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 26
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): variant of Sewell 2.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Mosella Sowell in household of Alexander Sowell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mosetta Sowell in household of Alexander Sowell, "United States Census, 1900"

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