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William Emerson Tower

William Emerson Tower

Male 1811 - 1857  (46 years)

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  • Name William Emerson Tower 
    Born 13 May 1811  Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Oct 1857  Gabena, Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I52246  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2006 

    Father Jason Tower,   b. 30 Aug 1786, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1844, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Philena or Philania Howard,   b. 8 Jun 1787,   d. 21 May 1861, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1810  Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F18426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Betsey Ann Parlow,   b. of, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Apr 1833  New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William F. Tower,   b. 1839
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F24052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 May 1811 - Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Apr 1833 - New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Oct 1857 - Gabena, Africa Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Charlemagne Tower, Tower Genealogy: An Account of the Descendants of John Tower, of Hingham, Mass. (Cambridge: University Press, 1891), p. 210, 342.

      !SOURCE: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, Vol. 3, Cumberland, Part 5 (Providence: Narragansett Historical Pub. Co., 1892), p. 127.


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