Harriet Jane LOWELL

Female 1835 - 1909  (73 years)


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  • Name Harriet Jane LOWELL 
    Born 24 Mar 1835  Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Feb 1909  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 6 Feb 1909  San Gabriel Cemetery, San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Probate record dated December 21, 1853, asks for a complete inventory of the estates of Harriet J. and John F. Lowell, whose guardian at this time is Hiram Lowell.

      "They resided at Canton, Mass., but now res. in California."

      1870 Census, Canton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts:
      Starr, Harriet, age 35, occupation: keeping house, born in Maine;
      Louisa C., age 9, at school, born in Massachusetts;
      Eleanor, age 3, at home, born in Massachusetts.
      [NOTE: Daughter Mabel is living with William H. Ring. See her record. It appears that the Ring family “adopted” and raised Mabel.]

      1880 Census: Maine: York Cty: Berwick, ED #180
      Frank P. Demeritt residence:
      Starr, Harriet J., widowed, age 45, servant, housekeeper.

      1900 Census: California, Los Angeles Cty., Pasadena:
      Starr, Harriet, Domestic, born March 1835, age 65, widowed, had five children, three still living, born in Maine, father and mother born in Maine.
      [working at the home of Charles W. Bell]

      Cemetery record lists age as 70 when she died on February 1, 1909.««s4»» [1]
    Person ID I279  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2013 

    Father Samuel LOWELL, Captain,   b. 5 Mar 1799, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1838, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Hannah LOWELL,   b. 13 Feb 1799, Wilton, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1871, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1821  Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F94  Group Sheet

    Family Henry Crane STARR,   b. 12 Feb 1834, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1870, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1859 
    Children 
     1. Louisa Crane STARR,   b. 2 Jul 1860, Canton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1909, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     2. Elsie Lowell STARR,   b. 18 Mar 1862,   d. 1881  (Age 18 years)
     3. Mabel STARR,   b. 28 Jun 1864, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Eleanor “Lena” STARR,   b. 6 Nov 1866, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1943, Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Clementena Ernestine STARR,   b. 12 Aug 1868, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1869, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F95  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Mar 1835 - Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Feb 1909 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Feb 1909 - San Gabriel Cemetery, San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Death. San Gabriel Cemetery, San Gabriel.  Layout and listings for Block A, Lots 50-52.
    Death. San Gabriel Cemetery, San Gabriel. Layout and listings for Block A, Lots 50-52.
    Contains graves for Lowell Henry Perkins, who died 21 Sep 1962; Harriet Lowell Starr, who died 1 Feb 1909; Rosine L. Perkins, who died in 1908; and Eleanor Perkins Clay, who died 22 Mar 1989.
    Land Records.  Lowell, John F. and Harriet J. Lowell. Release and quit claim interests in property to their brother, William F. Lowell, 1854.
    Land Records. Lowell, John F. and Harriet J. Lowell. Release and quit claim interests in property to their brother, William F. Lowell, 1854.
    John F. Lowell and sister Harriet J. Lowell, minors represented by older brother, Hiram Lowell, release and quit claim their individual interests in property of their deceased father to their older brother, William F. Lowell. Samuel Lowell died on 20 December 1838. After Samuel's death, his property was inherited by his oldest son, Charles Lowell. Charles died, unmarried on 8 August 1847. After Charles' death, John F. and Harriet J. Lowell released their interests in Charles' property to their oldest brother, William.

    Headstones
    Starr, Harriet Lowell and Eleanor Perkins Clay
    Starr, Harriet Lowell and Eleanor Perkins Clay

    Albums
    Lowell Land Transactions in Chesterville, Maine
    Lowell Land Transactions in Chesterville, Maine (18)
    The images in this album depict a variety of land transactions occurring in Chesterville, Maine. Transactions occurred between 1790-1854.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America from 1639 to 1899., Lowell, Delmar R., (Tuttle Company, Rutland, Vt., 1899).