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Asenath C. Nolan Rowley
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Birth: Jul., 1819
New York, USA
Death: 1901
Deckerville
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA

Aseneth Rowley was a mother and civil war nurse. Leaving behind 7 ( 14 total children, although several had died) children to attend her her husband Elijah while he was injured, she could not bear to see the suffering of the men. She choose to stay and assist with nursing soldiers for 2 years, working under Dorthea Dix.

She returned home after the war and lived comfortably with her family until her death at her Granddaughter Mary Jane Rowley's Deckerville farm in 1901.


1870 census records:
NAME: Aseneth Rowley
AGE: 80
BIRTHPLACE: New York
HOME IN 1900: Moore, Sanilac, Michigan
RACE: White
GENDER: Female
RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Mother
MARITAL STATUS: Widowed
FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: New York
MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: New York
MOTHER: NUMBER OF LIVING CHILDREN: 3
MOTHER: HOW MANY CHILDREN: 14
HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS
NAME AGE
Abram Rowley 55
Zenith Rowley 80
Catherine Rowley 47
Hattie Rowley 19
Herbert Rowley 15
Elijah Rowley 12
Norman Rowley 11
Frederick Rowley 22
Mary J Rowley 19
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elijah Corwin Rowlee (1812 - 1867)
 
Burial:
Wright Cemetery
Deckerville
Sanilac County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: renee rowley
Record added: Feb 02, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124517588
Asenath C. <i>Nolan</i> Rowley
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Asenath C. <i>Nolan</i> Rowley
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Asenath C. <i>Nolan</i> Rowley
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