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William Lafayette Stowell
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1845
Tompkins County
New York, USA
Death: May 15, 1920
Sawyer County
Wisconsin, USA

William Lafayette Stowell - Obituary Notes: Information gathered from reading his death certificate at Hayward, Sawyer County, Wisconsin. William was a farmer in the Township of Radisson, also the place of his death. Cause of death listed on William Lafayette Stowell's death certificate Vol 4-A Page 955 in Sawyer County, Wisconsin. Listed as Blood clot in the head with a skull fracture.

On the back side of the certificate it states he was clearing land with a team and had hooked a log to close to the center and one end hooked into the ground causing the other end to come up and strike him in the back of the head.

His place of interment was not listed on the death certificate.

Note: His wife's maiden name Ruth Root is listed on the certificate, but his given name William was missing, he was listed as Lafayette Stowell. Age 74 years 7 months and 17 days.

Burial NOTES

Information received from the Wayside Cemetery Sexton, William Lafayette Stowell and his wife Ruth Amelia ROOT Stowell are buried next to two of their young children, Lester Howard Stowell and Lillian Stowell. There is no grave markers for William & Ruth Stowell.
Family links: 
  Ruth Amelia Root Stowell (1858 - 1931)
  George Stowell (1878 - 1945)*
  Norman Stowell (1881 - 1961)*
  Walter Stowell (1883 - 1960)*
  Maude M. Stowell Dudrey (1885 - 1970)*
  Ruben Stowell (1889 - 1964)*
  Raymond Lafeyette Stowell (1892 - 1975)*
  Lester Howard Stowell (1900 - 1907)*
  Lillian Stowell (1902 - 1902)*
*Calculated relationship
Wayside Cemetery
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: Malcolm Paine
Originally Created by: Jon Totten
Record added: Nov 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61587325
William Lafayette Stowell
Added by: Malcolm Paine
William Lafayette Stowell
Added by: Malcolm Paine
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- Malcolm
 Added: Jul. 2, 2011
William, on this memorial day of your death you are in my thoughts and prayers, Love Jon
- Jon Totten
 Added: May. 15, 2011

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