George Moroni Lowry

9 August 1836–26 May 1856 (Age 19)
Liberty Township, Clay, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of George Moroni

When George Moroni Lowry was born on 9 August 1836, in Liberty Township, Clay, Missouri, United States, his father, John Lowry, was 36 and his mother, Mary Wilcox, was 33. He lived in Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1850. He died on 26 May 1856, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 19, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lowry
Mary Wilcox
James Hazard Lowery Petty
Julia Lowry
Hyrum Madison Lowry
John Lowry Jr
Abner Lowry
Susan Lucretia Lowry
Mary Artimesia Lowry
George Moroni Lowry
Sarah Jane Lowry
Elizabeth Eunice Lowry
William Mahonri Lowry

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World Events (3)

1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch
Age 2
On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
1838 · The Mormon-Missouri War
Age 2
The Mormon-Missouri War was an armed conflict between Latter-day Saints and Missouri citizens due to religious and political differences. The Saints decided to fight back against the many mob threats and attacks. After two weeks of armed fighting, Governor Lilburn W. Boggs issued an Extermination Order on October 27, 1838. The Saints were ultimately expelled from Missouri.
Age 10
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Irish: from Ó Labhradha, see Lavery , and compare McClory .Scottish and English: variant of Laury or Lawrie .

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

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Story Highlight

Hon. John Lowry, Manti Citizen

LOWRY, HON. JOHN, is one of the pioneers of Utah, and first settlers of Manti, born in Lewis county, Mo., January 31, 1829, is a son of John and Mary Wilcox Lowry. He was a fanner and our subject was …

Sources (12)

  • George Lowry in household of John Lowry, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Moroni Lowry - Published information: birth-name: George Moroni Lowry
  • George Moroni Lowry, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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