Charles Matthew Lowrey with his daughters
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- Black and white photograph of Charles Matthew Lowrey with his three daughters (Luella, Edna and Marguerite), and two other unidentified women (Barbara, Lilian?). All ladies are wearing elegant dresses and fashionable hats.
Undated, probably in the 1910's.
- Charles Matthew Lowrey [Lowery] was born in Vanessa, Ontario on 29 Aug 1855 to David Jackson Lowrey and Elizabeth Catherine Teeter. He married Helen Emily Wallace and had 5 children (Robert, Harold, Luella, Edna, Marguerite). Later in life Charles M. married Mary McBride. He passed away on April 22, 1931 in Queenston, Ontario, Canada.
Charles M. Lowrey has been a well known figure in Niagara for a number of years, having opened the first canning factory in Niagara and St. Davids. He also operated stores at Niagara Falls, St. Davids and Queenston and acquired the controlling interest in the Queenston quarry. He was postmaster in Queenston for 13 years as well as a deputy reeve in Niagara township.
"Edna, Luella, Dad, Marguerite, Barbara, Lilian"
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- Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 13cm
Image Height: 7.6cm
- Personal Name(s):
- Lowrey, Charles Matthew (1855-1931)
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- Collection of Alan Clifford
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- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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