This Day In Our Family History

1886  William Josiah Sperry, age 23, and Emma Augusta Taylor, age 21, were married in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States 1936  Marjorie Ann Rowley was born in the covenant in Harlem, Blaine, Montana, United States to David William Rowley and Lillian Alcorn, both 32 years old. She was the 6th of 9 children, and the […]

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1864  Charles Howard Grace was born in Salt Creek, Juab, Utah, United States to Isaac Grace, age 44, and Elizabeth Williams, age 42. He was the 11th of 11 children, and the 4th of 4 sons, born to the couple 1891  Edward Rosenquist Nelson was born in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden to Jens Rosenquist Nelson, age […]

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History: David William Rowley

COUNSEL FROM A LOVING FATHER Written by David William Rowley Make habits now, while yet in your youth, Of doing what is right, and of speaking the truth. Pray to The Father for help when things get tight, Faith will speak for itself, for in right there’s might! Make habits now that with you will […]

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Emerson Adis, David William’s brother, died at the age of 70 in Humboldt, California. David William was 76 at the time.  David William’s brother, Hugh Francis died at the age of 81 in Richfield, Utah when David William was 79 years old. On 4 April 1984, when David William was 80, his son, Douglas Alcorn […]

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History: David William Rowley

From ALL of your children  (Grace Harriet, David Alcorn, Douglas Alcorn, Ralph Alcorn, Clayton Alcorn, Marjorie Ann, Hugh alcorn, Sharon Lee and Grant Alcorn Rowley)… Children do not realize How deep a father’s love, how wise — They do not fully understand The strength that’s in his guiding hand. And yet he’s always held above […]

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History: David William Rowley

A TRIBUTE TO A LOVING HUSBAND AND FATHER!!! When one has the opportunity to prepare a history such as this one for publication it becomes their privilege to include things that should be said but perhaps have not been. At this time , representing David William Rowley’s children (Grace Harriet, David Alcorn, Douglas Alcorn, Ralph […]

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ESTELLA (Estella Cordelia Tidwell) — She has been my comfort, counselor and confidante. As she always says — she has worked at trying to build up my ego. We all need to have a sense of our own worth or we can’t be happy. She likes to sing, too. She used to sing solos at […]

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TO ALL MY CHILDREN (Grace Harriet, David Alcorn, Douglas Alcorn, Ralph Alcorn, Clayton Alcorn, Marjorie Ann, Hugh Grant, Sharon Lee and Grant Alcorn) — The raising of you children was a wonderful experience from babies to growing up and having families of your own. It has been an experience I will always remember with love […]

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History: David William Rowley

GRANT (Grant Alcorn Rowley) — He was our last and he finished out our family just right. This little blond, blue eyed boy fit into our arms and our hearts in a way that helped to ease the hurt of losing our Sharon (Sharon Lee Rowley). His oldest brother, David (David Alcorn Rowley), was especially […]

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SHARON (Sharon Lee Rowley) — My wee little one that we had with us so briefly. She was so lovely and sweet. I will always remember how, when I went to her room before leaving her and Lillian (Lillian Alcorn) at the hospital, she held out her little arms to me and oohed and tried […]

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