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James Madison LOWELL

Male 1827 - 1886  (59 years)


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  • Name James Madison LOWELL 
    Born 11 Mar 1827  Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Sep 1886  La Porte, Plumas, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Quincy Cemetery, Quincy, Plumas, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • and indicates that they settled in Gibsonville, CA. states that the widow resides at Quincy, Cal.

      1860 Census: CA: Sierra Cty: Gibsonville Twp #8, Gibsonville, p. 94 of 294, taken 18 July 1860:
      James M. Lowell, age 36, male, miner, real estate valued at $400, personal estate valued at $50;
      Ruth G. Lowell, age 23.

      1870 Census: CA: Sierra; Gibson Township:
      Lowell, Jas., age 41, chopping wood, born in ME;
      Ruth, age 22, keeping house, born in ME;
      Nelly, age 11, attdg school, born in CA;
      Mathew, age 9, attdg school, born in CA;
      Jenny, age 5, at home, born in CA;
      and one domestic servant.

      1880 Census: CA: Plumas Cty; Plumas Twnship: Town of Quincy:
      Lowell, James M. age 52, occupation: miner, born in Maine, father and mother born in Maine;
      “ Ruth, age 42, his wife, keeping house, born in Maine, father and mother born in Maine;
      Clough, Mattie, 19, their daughter, at home, born in CA, father and mother born in ME;
      Clough, G G, 44, their son-in-law, lawyer, born in ME, father and mother born in ME;
      Clough, Baby, 2 mos., grandson, at home, born in CA, father born in ME, mother born in CA;
      Lowell, Jennie, age 14, their daughter, attends school, born in CA, father and mother born in ME;
      “ Millet, age 9, their son, attends school, born in CA, father born in ME, mother born in England;
      “ Lulu, age 7, their daughter, born in CA, father and mother born in ME;
      [three Chinese servants]
      Hall, Etta M., 4 mos, at home, born in CA, father born in ME, mother born in VT.««s11»», ««s4»», ««s4»» [1, 2]
    Person ID I639  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2015 

    Father Reuben LOWELL, Jr.,   b. 12 Sep 1802, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1867, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Lois Palmer BRADBURY,   b. 26 May 1806, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1890, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1823 
    Headstones
    Lowell, Reuben and Lois Bradbury Lowell
    Lowell, Reuben and Lois Bradbury Lowell
    Family ID F212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Gordon MILLETT,   b. 1 Jan 1837, Leeds, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1897, Quincy, Plumas, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1857  Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nellie Whitman LOWELL,   b. 2 Apr 1859, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1930  (Age < 70 years)
    +2. Mettie S. LOWELL,   b. 11 Feb 1861, Gibsonville, Sierra, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913  (Age 51 years)
    +3. Jennie Thomas LOWELL,   b. 30 Sep 1865, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Solomon Millet LOWELL,   b. 3 Jul 1870, Gibsonville, Sierra, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1906, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
     5. Phoebe Luella LOWELL,   b. 11 Feb 1873, Gibsonville, Sierra, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1897, Quincy, Plumas, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Last Modified 12 May 2019 
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Mar 1827 - Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Apr 1857 - Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Sep 1886 - La Porte, Plumas, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Quincy Cemetery, Quincy, Plumas, California, 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).