William Rowlett

William Rowlett (1789-1850) was born 9 Jul. 1789 in Prince Edward Co., Virginia. He was the son of William Rowlett and Jemima Owen. He married Sarah Woodside on 30 Dec. 1810 in Shelby Co., Kentucky. He hosted Wilford Woordruff at his home in 1836 in Kentucky. He died 26 Nov. 1850 in Owen Co., Kentucky.


William Rowlett (LZGQ-P53), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 24 Feb. 2022). William Rowlett, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-rowlett, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). Loretta Nixon and Ron Freeman, “William Rowlett Life Sketch,” memories of William Rowlett (LLSV-DC2), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 19 Apr. 2022). "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Apr. 2022; Wm. Rowlett and Jemima Owen, 18 Apr. 1785, Virginia; citing Prince Edward County, Virginia, County Clerk, “Marriage Bonds, 1788-1862,” image 558/847; DGS 7741931. "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Apr. 2022); William Rowlett and Sarah Woodside, 30 Dec. 1810, Shelby Co., Kentucky, p. 67; citing Shelby Co., Kentucky, Clerk of the County Court, "Marriage Records, 1792-1966," image 74/781; microfilm 5552471.

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    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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