Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more



Family Finder
First Name:


Updated February 2, 2001

About Our Family Research

It is my hope that this page will gain information about the many cousins that we are not aware of at this time.. If you have a connection, please let us know so we may share the necessary information we need to build our family tree..Very little is know about the LOWRY side of our family and we hope to add much to the different branches as we go. It begins in Washington City--no state yet) where John Thomas LOWRY was born August 01, 1830. On August 29, 1859 John LOWRY married Elizabeth JONES who was born September 03, 1836 in Trdrager, South Wales.

John died March 06, 1908 and was buried in Ironton, Lawrence Co.Ohio. Elizabeth JONES LOWRY died of Chole cystities/Cholecystites June 26, 1917.

John and Elizabeth JONES LOWRY'S Children:

1. William H. LOWRY, b.Feb. 11, 1861; d. Sept. 17, 1865 Ashland, KY.
2. Mary M.E. LOWRY, b. Feb. 11, 1861, d. Sept 17, 1865, Ashland Ky.
3. John K. LOWRY, b.April 16, 1866; d. April 21, 1866, Coalton, Ky.
4. Joseph C. LOWRY, b. Sept. 10, 1868; d. Sept. 16, 1868, Coalton (Boyd Co.) KY.
5. Elenor V. LOWRY, b. July 01, 1871, Coalton (Boyd Co.)Ky. d. Sept. 20, 1931, Ironton, (Lawrence Co., Ky.
6.Ada A. LOWRY, b. Nov. 01, 1873

2.William H. LOWRY, was born Feb. 11, 1861 in Hanging Rock, Ohio, and died October 26, 1936 in Corbin, Bell Co., Ky..He Married (1) Anna DAVISSON/DAVIDSON in 1880, daughter of Rufus
DAVISSON/DAVIDSON and Elizabeth RAZOR/REYSOR. Anna was born in 1856, and died 1941 in Rockhold Whitley Co., Ky... He married (2) Melanie Michelle (Micha) SMITH daughter of William SMITH and Susan Ann McFARLAND. Micha was born Jan. 26, 1894 in Woodbine, Ky. and died July 06, 1982 in Barbourville, Ky.

Children of William LOWRY and Anna DAVISSON are:
1. Birdella LOWRY
2. Elizabeth (Lizzie) Lowry. b. May 24, 1884, Boyd Co., Ky.; d. October 29, 1978, Worley Cem. Corbin, Ky.
3. Bessie LOWRY, b.Bet. 1884-1887; d. Ashland, Ky.;
4. Ruby LOWRY, b. 1890; d. July 15, 1966, Balkan (Bell Co.)Ky.
5. John Rufus LOWRY, b.Sept. 15, 1892, Whitley Co., Ky.; d. d.Dec. 29, 1969, Loyall, Ky.
6. Colonel Garrett LOWRY, b. 1896; d. May 12, 1980, King's Daughter Hospital, Ashland, Ky., bur. Rose Hill Cem. Park, Ashland, Ky..

Children of William LOWRY and Melanie Michelle (Micha) SMITH are:
1. Charles Clayton LOWRY (Information withheld,still living)
2. James Glendon LOWRY (Informaiton withheld, still living)
3. Anna Belle LOWRY (Information withheld, still living)
4. Isabelle LOWRY, (Information withheld, still living)


Anna DAVISSON was married (2) to Millard Jaynes, this is Anna DAVISSON line, :

1.Nicholas Davisson 1560 - 1636, Dingwall, Ross,Scotland
2.Nicholas Davisson 1611-1664
3.Daniel Davisson 1639-1703
4.Josiah Davisson
5.Amaziah Davisson 1775-1850
6.Nathaniel Davisson 1782-1863 & Elizabeth Kelly 1784-1848
7.Rufus Davisson 1821-1880 & Elizabeth Razor 1825-

Anna DAVISSON 1856-1941, married (2) Millard JAYNES
Their children:

Frank Jaynes b.1876, married Arvie b.1880 ?
Samuel Klotz/Clotts Jessie Jaynes 1878-1961, married on April 27, 1911, Nancy Jane(Jennie) McKeehan b.1894, d.1970).
Withholding childrens names(still living)


If you have additional information, please feel free to contact me at

Contact the Author


Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
The content shown on this page has been submitted by a customer, and is not subject to verification by Neither nor its affiliates are responsible for the accuracy of any information contained on this page. The opinions expressed on this page are the author's alone and not the opinions of
© 2011