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William Warren Lowe
Birth: Oct. 12, 1831
Greencastle
Putnam County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 18, 1898
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Brevet Brigadier General in American Civil War. After graduating from West Point in 1854, he was assigned frontier duty until the outbreak of the Civil War. During the war, he was a captain of cavalry through the Manassas campaign. In the winter of 1861-62, he organized the 5th regiment of Iowa Volunteer Cavalry, of which he was made colonel. He participated in the Tennessee campaign and was engaged in the capture of Fort Donelson. He commanded that fort until March of 1863. During the last two years of the war, he commanded a brigade or division of cavalry in Middle Tennessee, northern Alabama, and Georgia, and was the chief mustering and disbursing officer for Kansas, Nebraska, Dakota, and Colorado. He was brevetted colonel and brigadier general for services rendered during the war. After the war, he was a major in the regular army and left the military service in 1869. (bio by: Thomas Fisher) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sally Havens Lowe (1838 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Irene Pritchard Lowe (1861 - 1891)*
  Gustavus Havens Lowe (1866 - 1875)*
  Genevieve Collins Lowe (1870 - 1875)*
  Mercedes Genevieve Lowe Webber (1878 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: 1st Addition, Lot 203
 
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Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
Record added: Jun 21, 2005
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Companion #01603 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Jan. 5, 2012

- Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
 Added: Mar. 13, 2011
Class of 1853
- SLGMSD
 Added: Oct. 17, 2010
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