Hannah Rowe

11 February 1691–16 May 1770 (Age 79)
New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Rowe was born on 11 February 1691, in New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Rowe, was 36 and her mother, Abigail Alsop, was 34. She married John Leek on 1 September 1720, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 16 May 1770, in her hometown, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Leek
1687–
Hannah Rowe
1691–1770
Marriage: 1 September 1720
John Leek
1721–
Hannah Leek
1723–1806

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 September 1720
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

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)

  • Hannah Leek, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Hannah Row, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Hannah Row in entry for John Leek, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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