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About William Rowley

William "Bill" Rowley (b. May 01, 1801, d. October 02, 1880)

William "Bill" Rowley (son of William Henry Rowley and Elizabeth Van Ziles)594 was born May 01, 1801 in Cayuga Co., New York595, and died October 02, 1880 in Portsmouth, Scioto Co., Ohio.

Notes for William "Bill" Rowley:

Tombstone in Sciotoville says "Third son of William H. and Elizabeth

VanZiles Rowley.

Married Nancy Dillon and moved down Ohio River from Buffington Island and settled in Portsmouth, Ohio. His parents, William Henry Rowley, and mother Elizabeth Vanziles and siblings all remained on buffington Island or WVA

Rowleys of his family are buried in Sciotoville, Ohio.

An article in the "History of Lower Acioto Valley dated 1884 can be found in the Boyd Co., Lib in Ashland, Ohio. It states the one of William Henry Rowley's sons, William "Bill" Rowley went further down the Ohio River to Sciotoville with Nancy Dillon. Bill and Nancy had four boys and eight girls and Edward Rowley was the sixth child, who was born in March 11, 1829. I am showing 9 children 3 boys and 6 girls. If Edward was the sixth in line as the article states then three are older than him.

More About William "Bill" Rowley:

Burial: Rowley - Egbert Cemetery, Scioto Co., Sciotoville, OH.596

More About William "Bill" Rowley and <Unnamed>:

Marriage: February 17, 1820, Scioto Co., OH.

Kate M. Jul 24, 1875 Feb 15, 1934 infant

   Susannah T., dau of AJ&E  d Dec 6, 1879 age 2y llm 6d
   Nancy, inf dau of E&EA  d Jun 19, 1865 age ly 4m 7d
   Hughey,  b Oct 17, 1857  d Jul 29, 1886
   Elizabeth w E.,  Feb 23, 1838  Jul 15, 1896
   Edward  Mar 11, 1829  Mar 3, 1915
   William  Apr 1, 1877  Nov l, 1918
   Elizabeth  1866-1947
   Harry  1881-l953
   Mariah  d Jun 25, 1840  age 14y 7m 15d
   William  May 9, 1801  Oct 2, 1880      same stone as Nancy
   Nancy  w William  Jan 20, 1801?  Dec 31, 1880
   James  Jan 18, l866  Nav 3, 1951

ID: I25045

Name: William ROWLEY

Surname: Rowley

Given Name: William

Sex: M

Birth: 9 May 1801 in , Cayuga, n.y.

Death: 2 Oct 1880 in Porter, Scioto, Ohio

Burial: Rowley Cemetery, Porter, Scioto, Ohio

Ancestral File #: CCQT-26

_UID: B1B7AA036EA25840AD1E903543C7E29BD46D 1

Change Date: 8 Sep 2000 at 01:00:00

Father: William Henry ROWLEY b: 1762 in , , Ny

Mother: Elizabeth (Elisabetha) VAN ZILE b: 14 Oct 1781 in German Flats, Montgomery Co, Ny

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William Rowley's Timeline

1801
May 9, 1801
1820
1820
Age 18
1822
1822
Age 20
1824
November 10, 1824
Age 23
1825
December 30, 1825
Age 24
1827
December 1827
Age 26
1829
March 11, 1829
Age 27
Wheelersburg, Scioto, OH, United States
1833
March 13, 1833
Age 31
1835
February 14, 1835
Age 33
1838
January 20, 1838
Age 36