History: David William Rowley

Grace (Grace Harriet Rowley) and her family had returned to the United States in December 1959 and we were hoping they would be with us for the holidays, especially Christmas but they couldn’t make it. Lillian (Lillian Alcorn) worked very hard preparing for Christmas and cooking the dinner. The Christmas gathering was at our place […]

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History: David William Rowley

In the spring of 1930 I (David William Rowley) rented the Victor Bottomly place. It was straight north of the highway about a mile from Dad’s (Hugh Thompson Rowley). It wasn’t a very good place, but at least we were by ourselves. We (David and Lillian Alcorn)  had a few cows, chickens, pigs, horses and some […]

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This Day In Our Family History

1879 Harriet Rosabell Harper was born in the covenant in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States to Charles Benjamin Harper, age 31, and Harriet Gibbons, age 28. She was the 4th of 9 children, and the 2nd of 5 daughters, born to the couple 1880 Benjamin Hezekiah Smith was born in Pleasant Hill, Cass, Missouri, […]

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This Day In Our Family History

1877  Shedrick James Lunt, age 7, was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 1887  Hanna Rosenquist Nelson died when only 2 months 28 days old in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden 1948  Archie Harold Alcorn, age 33, and Mary Gregory Askins were married in Kingstree, Williamsburg, South Carolina, […]

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