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William Thomas Fowler
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1848
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1929
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA


Hillsboro Argus - Thursday, October 24, 1929

Funeral services for William Thomas Fowler, 81, who died at this home in Forest Grove Monday morning, were held at the Chapel of the Forest Grove Undertaking Company at 2:00 Wednesday afternoon, the Rev Arthur M. Stook officiating. Burial was made in the Forest View Cemetery.

Mr. Fowler, who was born in Schuyler County, Illinois, February 26, 1848, crossed the plains in 1864 with an ox team, walking most of the way. He settled on a farm near North Plains and has lived in this county practically ever since. He married Mary Frances Wilson near Greenville 4 October 1871.

Mr. Fowler is survived by his wife and six of their nine children. They are: Mrs. Letitia Bacon, Mrs. Mary Stice and Elmer Fowler of Portland, Mrs. Cora Stemple of Forest Grove, Mrs. Clara Alexander of Hillsboro and Edwin Fowler of Everett,Washington.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Fowler (1814 - 1884)
  Rebecca Elizabeth Thorton Fowler (1820 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Frances Wilson Fowler (1855 - 1940)*
 
 Sibling:
  Sarah Ann Fowler Sparks (1842 - 1913)*
  William Thomas Fowler (1848 - 1929)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
There is no headstone for William's grave.
 
Burial:
Forest View Cemetery
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Lot 78, Grave 9
 
Maintained by: Harlene Soper-Brown
Originally Created by: Tami K.
Record added: May 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37218608
William Thomas Fowler
Added by: Tracy Turner
 
William Thomas Fowler
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- Virginia Brown
 Added: Apr. 20, 2013
Dear Cousin William, I am so happy to have found your final resting place. Though I knew about you from my family research, it's good to know that you are, indeed, not forgotten. With Love,
- Harlene Soper-Brown
 Added: May. 27, 2009
 
 
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