Lawrence Milton Rowe

9 September 1902–23 July 1989 (Age 86)
La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States

The Life of Lawrence Milton

When Lawrence Milton Rowe was born on 9 September 1902, in La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States, his father, Howard Peter Rowe, was 29 and his mother, Cora Viola Pearman, was 21. He married Annice Millard on 17 November 1945. He died on 23 July 1989, in Wallowa, Oregon, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Enterprise, Wallowa, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Milton Rowe
Annice Millard
Marriage: 17 November 1945

Spouse and Children

17 November 1945

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 9

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a hedgerow or in a row of houses built next to one another, from Middle English row (northern Middle English raw, from Old English rāw). 2. from the medieval personal name Row, a variant of Rou(l) ( see Rollo , Rolf ) or a short form of Rowland . 3. English name adopted by bearers of French Baillargeon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Laurence Rowe in household of Howard P Rowe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lawrence M Rowe in household of Howard P Rowe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lawrence Milton Rowe, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"

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