Andrew was born in Scotland in 1844 and would have come to Wisconsin in 1849 with his parents, F. Lowrie and Jane Lowrie. At the age of 17 he joined the Wisconsin Calvary Volunteers, serving three years and being discharged in 1863. In April of 1865 he enllsted in the United States Veteran Volunters as a Farrier (horse shoer) and was discharged from the service in the State of Indiana. He returned to Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and married Adele. They had two children, Susan and Frank.
They moved to Vermillion where they lived for several years then moving to Centerville. After Andrew died, Adele lived with her daughter, Susan Lowrie Holcombe. Susan's husband was James Holcombe.
Adele Wilbur Lowrie
Co A, 2 Wis. Cav.
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