History: David William Rowley

LILLIAN (Lillian Alcorn) — She was a fine woman in so many ways. She was an excellent cook and used to fix us such good meals. She could keep a good house, too. She had a gift for sewing and could make clothes look really well. One winter she made nice shirts for all the […]

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On our first anniversary we had been in Salt Lake and I (David William Rowley) had planned to take my wife (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) out to dinner, but when we got home we found Leonard (Lenard Clark Alcorn), Lillian’s (Lillian Alcorn) brother, had dropped in for a visit. Oh yes, the first year we were […]

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History: David William Rowley

In February 1965 we received word that Leonard Alcorn (Lenard Clark Alcorn) had died. Also Grant (Grant Alcorn Rowley) called and told us that he was going to be sent to Vietnam and we wanted to see him before he went, so we went to California in Grace’s (Grace Harriet Rowley) car. Gay Alcorn (Wendall […]

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Grace (Grace Harriet Rowley) had grown into a lovely young lady, although she was still very young. It wasn’t very long before she and the young man next door, Donald Eugene Smith, became very interested in each other. Along in June they came to Lillian (Lillian Alcorn) and me (David William Rowley) and told us […]

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On the 26th of June 1944 our (David William Rowley and Lillian Alcorn) 9th and last child was born. It was another fine son. We named him Grant Alcorn Rowley, giving him his mother’s maiden name as a second name as we had done with all our sons (David Alcorn, Douglas Alcorn, Ralph Nephi, Clayton […]

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This Day In Our Family History

1964 Alfred Oscar Lunt, Jr. was sealed, by proxy, for time and eternity to his parents, Alfred Oscar Lunt and Jeanette Sperry, in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ Los Angeles California Temple, which is located at 10777 Santa Monica Boulevard in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States 1965 Lenard Clark […]

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