John M. Lowe1

M, b. between 1796 and 1805, d. after 1880
     John M. Lowe was born between 1796 and 1805 in Nelson, Virginia.2,3,4 He was the son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 John M. Lowe married Sarah Wood, daughter of John Wood, on 20 January 1824 in Nelson, Virginia; Bond was provided by Jesse Wood.1,5 John M. Lowe died after 1880 in Nelson, Virginia.4
Last Edited15 Feb 2009
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Children of John M. Lowe and Sarah Wood

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S1874] Census: 1850 Nelson, Virginia, August 10, 1850, HH#185-185
    Lowe, John, 56, shoemaker, VA
    Mary A., 21, VA
    Andrew J., 19, VA
    Jesse L., 16, VA
    Sarah E., 13, VA.
  3. [S1877] Census: 1870 Nelson, Virginia, Massies Mill, September 15, 1870, HH#767-818
    Lowe, John M., 65, shoemaker, VA.
  4. [S1876] Census: 1880 Nelson, Virginia, Rockfish, District 116, June 24, 1880, HH#255-255
    Lowe, John, 82, laborer, VA VA VA
    son Jackson, 48, laborer, VA VA VA
    wife Elizabeth, 54, keeping house, VA VA VA
    grandson James, 22, VA VA VA
    granddaughter Alice, 14, VA VA VA.
  5. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/30/2004: Nelson County Lookup.

Rebecca Lowe1

F, b. between 1795 and 1799, d. after 1870
     Rebecca Lowe was born between 1795 and 1799 in Virginia.2,3,1 She was the daughter of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 Rebecca Lowe died after 1870 in Upshur, West Virginia.3
Last Edited14 Feb 2009
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, District 5, September 3, 1850, HH#811-811
    Lowe, Pleasant, 27, VA
    Louisa, 23, VA
    Sarah, 4, VA
    William, 2, VA
    Jesse, 1, VA
    Lowe, Rebecca, 51, VA
    Lowe, Thomas L., 32, VA.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, August 30-31, 1870, HH#160-147
    Lowe, William R., 33, farmer, VA
    Mary E., 29, keeping house, VA
    Pleasant P., 8, VA
    Christina J., 7, VA
    Mary L., 2, WV
    John M., 9/12, WV
    Rebecca, 75, VA
    Thomas, 55, VA.

George Washington Lowe1

M, b. 1810, d. after 1860
     George Washington Lowe was born in 1810 in Nelson, Virginia.2,3 He was the son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 George Washington Lowe married Judy "Jude or Judieth" Lee, daughter of Richard Lee, on 29 August 1835 in Nelson, West Virginia.1,4 George Washington Lowe died after 1860 in Nelson, Virginia.3
Last Edited25 Jul 2009
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Children of George Washington Lowe and Judy "Jude or Judieth" Lee

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, District 5, August 29, 1850, HH#726-726
    Lowe, George W., 38, shoemaker, VA
    Judieth, 38, VA
    James R., 14, VA
    George W., 13, VA
    John J., 9, VA
    Elizabeth A., 4, VA
    Lowe, Reuben, 80, farmer, VA.
  3. [S992] Census: 1860 Lewis, Virginia, Weston, June 15, 1860, HH#268=268
    Lowe, George W., 50, shoemaker, VA
    Judy, 50, VA
    George W., 23, VA
    John J., 19, VA
    Elizabeth A., 14.
  4. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/30/2004: Nelson County Lookup.

Reuben Lowe Jr.

M, b. 1807, d. 4 March 1889
     Reuben Lowe Jr. was born in 1807 in Nelson (Albermarle), Virginia.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker. Reuben Lowe Jr. married Malinda Lee, daughter of Richard Lee, on 2 November 1836 in Nelson, Virginia; Bond was provided by William Lowe.7 Reuben Lowe Jr. married Atlanta Kerby, daughter of Sarah (?), on 12 August 1857 in Upshur, West Virginia.8 Reuben Lowe Jr. died on 4 March 1889 in Taylor, West Virginia.9
Last Edited14 Nov 2010
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Children of Reuben Lowe Jr. and Malinda Lee

Child of Reuben Lowe Jr. and Atlanta Kerby

     Reuben Lowe Jr. was also known as Reubin Lowe.10 Reuben Lowe Jr. was also known as Reuben Lough.3 Reuben Lowe Jr. was also known as Ruben Lowe.8

Citations

  1. [S1878] Census: 1840 Nelson, Virginia, Lowe, Reuben, Jr., 30-4-
    1 male under 5
    1 female 30-40
    2 females 5-10
    1 female under 5.
  2. [S1874] Census: 1850 Nelson, Virginia, November 19, 1850, HH#1002-1002
    Lowe, Rueben, 43, shoemaker, VA
    Malinda, 37, VA
    William, 13, VA
    Walker W., 7, VA
    James N., 4, VA
    Louis N., 1, VA
    Henry P., 2/12, VA
    Perlina V., 9, VA
    Camden, Sarah A., 17, VA
    Taylor, Cary A., 29, VA.
  3. [S183] Census: 1860 Upshur, Virginia, [note: shows in Ancestry.com census records as "Tyler" County.]
    Buckhannon, June 4, 1860, HH#63-63
    Lough, Reuben, 50, farmer, VA
    wife Atlanta, 43, VA
    Brightberry, 12, VA
    Walker, 15, VA
    James, 12, VA
    Lewis, 11, VA
    Princeton, 10, VA
    Mary C., 3/12, VA
    Lough, Reuben, Sr., 91, "old & infirm", VA.
  4. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, Warren District, September 1, 1870, HH#304-297
    Lowe, Rueben, 62, farm laborer, VA
    Atlanta, 54, keeping house, VA
    Henry P., 19, VA.
  5. [S1863] Census: 1880 Taylor, West Virginia, Grafton, District 81, June 2, 1880, HH#40-40
    Lowe, Reuben, 74, shoemaker, VA
    wife Atlanta, 55, VA
    boarder Hays, Catherine, 24, VA
    boarder Hays, Melvin, 1/12, VA.
  6. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, Ruben Lowe 48 (W) b. Albermarle Co, VA, residing in Upshur Co., WV
    s/o Washington Lowe, mar. Atlanta Kerby 40 b. Albermarle Co, VA, residing in Upshur Co., WV d/o Sarah Kerby on 12 Aug 1857.
  7. [S131] Marriage Records: Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850, Groom Name: Reuben Lowe
    Bride Name: Malinda Leigh
    Marriage Date: 2 Nov 1836
    County: Nelson
    State: Virginia.
  8. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, August 12, 1857
    Lowe, Ruben, 48, widowed, Albemarle, VA; Upshur, s/o Washington
    Kerby, Atlanta, 40, Albemarle; Upshur, d/o Sarah.
  9. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  10. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, June 14, 1860
    Lowe, William R., 22, Nelson, VA; Upshur, s/o Reubin & M.
    Mowery, Marietta, 19, Lewis; Upshur, d/o John & E.
  11. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, H.L. Lowe, born September 26, 1861 in Nelson County, Virginia, widowed steelworker, age 65y 9m 17d, s/o Rubin Lowe (Unknown) and Malinda Lee (Unknown), died July 13, 1927 in Beverly Pike, near Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Johnny Lowe (Buckhannon). Buried July 15, 1927 in Mt. Herman Cemetery by B. F. Whitescarver.
  12. [S61] Census: 1860 Tyler, Virginia.

Mary "Polly" Lowe1

F, b. before 1812
     Mary "Polly" Lowe died in Lewis, West Virginia.1 She was born before 1812 in Nelson, West Virginia.1 She was the daughter of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 Mary "Polly" Lowe married Thomas O. Staton on 20 July 1829 in Nelson, Virginia; Bond was provided by William Lowe.1,2
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/30/2004: Nelson County Lookup.

Pleasant P. Lowe1

M, b. circa 1823, d. between 1861 and 1870
     Pleasant P. Lowe was born circa 1823 in Nelson, Virginia.2 He was the son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 Pleasant P. Lowe married Louisa Manly on 14 April 1847 in Nelson, Virginia; Bond was provided by Wilson Manley.1,3 Pleasant P. Lowe died between 1861 and 1870 in Upshur, West Virginia.1,4
Last Edited15 Feb 2009
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Children of Pleasant P. Lowe and Louisa Manly

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, District 5, September 3, 1850, HH#811-811
    Lowe, Pleasant, 27, VA
    Louisa, 23, VA
    Sarah, 4, VA
    William, 2, VA
    Jesse, 1, VA
    Lowe, Rebecca, 51, VA
    Lowe, Thomas L., 32, VA.
  3. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/30/2004: Nelson County Lookup.
  4. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, Per email Ronda to John Teets, 10/31/2004.
  5. [S8] Marriage Records: WV, Upshur 1851 - 1896 - Cochran, March 5, 1874
    Kesling, Thaddeus S., 20, Upshur, s/o William & Permelia
    Lowe, Mary C., 20, Upshur, d/o P. P. & Louisa.
  6. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/31/2004: Pleasant P. Lowe.

Thomas L. Lowe1

M, b. between 1815 and 1818
     Thomas L. Lowe was born between 1815 and 1818 in Nelson, Virginia.2,3 He was the son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1
Last Edited15 Feb 2009
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, District 5, September 3, 1850, HH#811-811
    Lowe, Pleasant, 27, VA
    Louisa, 23, VA
    Sarah, 4, VA
    William, 2, VA
    Jesse, 1, VA
    Lowe, Rebecca, 51, VA
    Lowe, Thomas L., 32, VA.
  3. [S86] Census: 1870 Upshur, West Virginia, Union, August 30-31, 1870, HH#160-147
    Lowe, William R., 33, farmer, VA
    Mary E., 29, keeping house, VA
    Pleasant P., 8, VA
    Christina J., 7, VA
    Mary L., 2, WV
    John M., 9/12, WV
    Rebecca, 75, VA
    Thomas, 55, VA.

Sarah A. Lowe1

F, b. 1816
     Sarah A. Lowe was born in 1816 in Nelson, Virginia.1 She was the daughter of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker.1 Sarah A. Lowe married W. McDowell Fitzgerald before 1837 in Nelson, Virginia.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*Reuben Washington Lowe Sr.1 b. c 1770, d. b 1870
Mother*Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker1 b. b 1777, d. b 1840

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.

Polly Hight1,2

F, b. between 1790 and 1800
ChartsAncestors of Donald Adair Lowe, Jr.
     Polly Hight was born between 1790 and 1800.1 She married William Walker Lowe, son of Reuben Washington Lowe Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" Walker, on 15 August 1827 in Nelson, Virginia; Bond was provided by Luke Embly.1,2
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Child of Polly Hight and William Walker Lowe

     There was one son, age 10-15 in 1840, unknown name.1

Citations

  1. [S29] RootsWeb.com, Lowes of Rockbridge/Nelson Counties Virginia.
  2. [S73] Ronda DeMeester: Personal Files, email to John Teets, et al, 10/30/2004: Nelson County Lookup.