Columbus Fowler

1865–1865
Alabama, United States

The Life of Columbus

When Columbus Fowler was born in 1865, in Alabama, United States, his father, America Moore Fowler, was 43 and his mother, Nancy Matilda Townes, was 32. He died in 1865, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

America Moore Fowler
1822–1873
Nancy Matilda Townes
1833–1913
Rilla Fowler
1851–
Mary A. Fowler
1852–1900
Paralee Lou Fowler
1856–1930
Embry Fowler
1857–1872
Sarah Lenora Fowler
1861–1949
Columbus Fowler
1865–1865
Viola Victoria Madeline Fowler
1866–1954
Kathryn Marillya Fowler
1871–1959
Samuel Reuben Fowler
1872–1962

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World Events (3)

1865

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 0

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1865 · Alabama Ratifies the 13th Amendment

Age 0

Alabama ratified the 13th Amendment on December 2, 1865. The Thirteenth Amendment officially became part of the Constitution on December 6, 1865. Roughly 440,000 Alabamians born into slavery were freed and made citizens. However, loopholes in the law made this a slow process.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a bird-catcher (a common medieval occupation), Middle English fogelere, foulere(Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

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

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