Rowe Family Genealogy

The Genealogy of the Rowe Family of Riceville, Ontario and Stewkley, England

Robert Aner Rowe

Male 1919 - 1999  (79 years)


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  • Name Robert Aner Rowe 
    Born 28 Sep 1919  , , Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jun 1999  Highland Lake, , Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 28 Jun 1999  Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I159  Rowe Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2014 

    Father Forrest Elmer Rowe,   b. 21 Mar 1891, Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1930, Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Sarah Beatrice Holmes,   b. 6 Jun 1898, Sault Sainte Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1985, , , Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1919  Sault Sainte Marie, Chippewa, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Groom's Name: Elmer Forest Rowe
      Groom's Birth Date: 1892
      Groom's Birthplace: Minnesota
      Groom's Age: 27
      Bride's Name: Sara Beatrice Holmes
      Bride's Birth Date: 1899
      Bride's Birthplace: Michigan
      Bride's Age: 20
      Marriage Date: 05 Feb 1919
      Marriage Place: Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa, Michigan
      Groom's Father's Name: John J. Rowe
      Groom's Mother's Name: Margaret Cameron
      Bride's Father's Name: Robt. B. Holmes
      Bride's Mother's Name: ...mma Peacock
      Groom's Race: White
      Groom's Marital Status: Single
      Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
      Bride's Race: White
      Bride's Marital Status: Single
      Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M73360-4
      System Origin: Michigan-EASy
      Source Film Number: 1007568
      Reference Number: p 108 cn 20
      Collection: Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995
      founr in The Evening News, Lault Ste. Marie, MI, 8 Feb 1919
      Weddings
      HOLMES - ROWE
      A very pretty wedding was solemnized at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Holmes on Wednesday evening February 5 at eight o'clock when their daughter, Sara Beatrice, became the bride of Elmer Forrest Rowe. Dr. R. A. Bartlett of the First Presbyterian church performing the ceremony. The bride and groom were unattended. Little Miss Norma Horry and Master Jack Hecox acted as ring bearers. The bride was given away by her father and was beautifully gowned in white silk net over white taffeta and wore a long silk veil of ??? held in place with a bridal wreath of orange blossoms worn by her mother on her wedding day. She carried a boquet of American roses. Lucille Crowe played the wedding march and Miss Elizabeth Parsille sang "O Promise Me." After the ceremony a dainty luncheon was served.
      Mr. and Mrs. Rowe were the recipients of many handsome gifts and have the best wishes of a host of friends. The young couple have taken apartments in the Endress block and will be at home to their friends after February 12.
      Mrs. Rowe always lived in the ??? and has a great many friends here. Mr. Rowe formerly lived in Duluth and is an electrician being now employed by the Union Carbide company.
    Family ID F56  Group Sheet

    Family Verna May Seifert,   b. 18 Aug 1918, , , Colorado, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1980, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1945 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2005 
    Family ID F143  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Robert met Verna at a dance at Fort Logan. They both served in the Army. Robert as a Military Police Officer and Verna as a WAC.

      The following is from Robert's daughter Joanna:
      My father sailed the Great Lakes for years with the Great Lakes Dredge and Dock company. He was in construction his whole life. He was known for his skill with cranes. He was the supervisor of many buildings and roads around the Chicago area. I have a tape of him telling many stories of his exploits in these construction jobs around Chicago.
    • (Medical):end stage renal disease

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] Email from Vicki Doenges, 10 Apr 2002 (Reliability: 3).
      provided birth and death dates for Robert

    2. [S208] Gail Hewlett's Begg register of 11/8/03, 91 (Reliability: 3).


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