William Rowe

1867–28 February 1953 (Age 86)
East Peckham, Kent, England

The Life of William

When William Rowe was born in 1867, in East Peckham, Kent, England, his father, Richard Rowe, was 28 and his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Rowe, was 26. He married Caroline Barnden on 25 July 1891, in East Peckham, Kent, England. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in East Peckham, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 28 February 1953, in East Peckham, Kent, England, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

William Rowe
Caroline Barnden
Marriage: 25 July 1891
Eva Rowe

Spouse and Children

25 July 1891
East Peckham, Kent, England


    Eva Rowe


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Rowe


    Mrs. Elizabeth Rowe





    George Rowe


    Sarah Ann Rowe



    Thomas Rowe


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 13

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 17

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 37

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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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  • William Rowe in household of Richard Rowe, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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