Maggie Lowe

Female4 February 1888–

Brief Life History of Maggie

When Maggie Lowe was born on 4 February 1888, in Ashton in Makerfield, Lancashire, England, her father, Peter Lowe, was 29 and her mother, Mary Littler, was 31. She lived in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Ashton in Makerfield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

Peter Lowe
Mary Littler
Mary E Lowe
Alice Lowe
Peter Lowe
James Lowe
Maggie Lowe
Ellen Lowe
Jane Lowe
Charlotte Lowe
Hannah Lowe

Sources (4)

  • Maggie Lowe in household of Peter Lowe, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Maggie Lowe, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • 1888 Baptism Record for Margaret Lowe - [Child] of Peter Lowe & Mary

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (9)

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 13

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.


Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 33

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Low .

German (Löwe) and Danish (Løwe): from Middle High German lēwe, löuwe ‘lion’, hence a nickname for a brave or regal person. In some cases the surname may have been a topographic or habitational name referring to a house or inn distinguished by the sign of a lion. It is also found in Sweden. Compare Loewe 1, Lau , Lave , and Lurvey .

Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): artificial name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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