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Hervey William LOWELL

Male 1851 - 1912  (60 years)


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  • Name Hervey William LOWELL 
    Born 28 Dec 1851  Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Sep 1912  Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • "He was well educated in the best schools; is a general merchant, carrying on an extensive business at West Farmington, Franklin, Maine., where he res."

      "Hervey W. Lowell is a prosperous merchant at West Farmington, where he has been engaged in business since 1874."

      From p. 762 "Errata and Addenda" of is the following--

      "Hervey William Lowell deserves a better record. The following data reached me too late for insertion in the proper place. He is an active Republican, and for the past six years has been chairman of the Republican Town Committee. He has nevever acce ted offices though he has helped others to obtain them. He was reared on the homestead farm where his ancestor, Reuben Lowell, settled in 1783; was educated at the public schools and Wilton Academy; taught school for a time; 1774 became partner with Mr. A. H. Atwood in a general store; 1777 became sole proprietor of the store and successfully run the business until 1887 when he sold it out to his brother, Elmer H. Lowell, a young man of great business ability and who has since been its successful proprietor; since disposing of store he has been an extensive exporter of apples to England from all parts of the United States and Canada; 1887 he purchased the old homestead farm, the Lowell ancestral home for over 100 years, containing the remains of Reuben Lowell, his ancestor earliest at this place, and takes great pride in caring for this monument of his ancestors; June 13, 1881, he m. Henriett Keith Currier of Wilton; erected the fine house where he now resides."

      1900 Census: ME: Franklin: Farmington, p. 77:
      Lowell, Hervey W., head, born Dec. 1851, age 48, married for 19 years, born in ME, father and mother born in ME, apple buyer;
      Etta K., his wife, born Sep 1861, age 38, married for 19 years, born in ME, father and mother born in ME;
      Arthur C., their son, born Apr 1884, age 16, single, born in ME, father and mother born in ME; at school.««s11»», ««s4»», ««s4»» [1, 2]
    Person ID I446  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Father Timothy Bartlett LOWELL,   b. 13 Oct 1809, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1884, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Wealthy Safford BRIGGS,   b. 10 Jul 1825, Greene, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1894, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1844 
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henrietta “Etta” Keith CURRIER,   b. 2 Sep 1861, Wilton, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1909, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 13 Jun 1881 
    Children 
    +1. Arthur Currier LOWELL,   b. 11 Apr 1884, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F162  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Dec 1851 - Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1912 - Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] A History of Farmington, Franklin County, Maine, from the Earliest Explorations to the Present Time, 1776-1885., Butler, Francis Gould., (Farmington: Press of Knowlton, McLeary, and Co., 1885.).

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