Fanny Low

1818–Female
Lincoln Twp, Pender, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Fanny

When Fanny Low was born in 1818, in Lincoln Twp, Pender, North Carolina, United States, her father, Thomas Lowe Sr., was 43 and her mother, Martha Patsy Guthrie, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Lowe Sr.
1775–1829
Martha Patsy Guthrie
1775–1850
Catharine Lowe
1789–1855
Isaac Lowe
1798–1880
Caroline Lowe
Rufus Lowe
Thomas Lowe
1790–1848
Elizabeth Lowe
1800–1836
Alexander Lowe
1804–1849
Greenbury Lowe
1807–1876
John Franklin Lowe
1809–1847
John Franklin Lowe
1809–1849
James Washington Lowe Sr
1810–1862
Thomas Lowe
1812–
Mary Caroline Lowe
1814–1872
Frances M. Lowe
1816–1870
Fanny Low
1818–
Rufus L Lowe Sr
1822–1908

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 2

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 12

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a tumulus, mound or hill, Middle English lowe, from Old English hlāw ( see Law 2).2 Scottish and English: nickname for a short man, from Middle English lah, lowe (Old Norse lágr; the word was adopted first into the northern dialects of Middle English, where Scandinavian influence was strong, and then spread south, with regular alteration of the vowel quality).3 English and Scottish (of Norman origin): nickname for a violent or dangerous person, from Anglo-Norman French lou, leu ‘wolf’ (Latin lupus). Wolves were relatively common in Britain at the time when most surnames were formed, as there still existed large tracts of uncleared forest.

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

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