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Bill G. Lowrey

ex-congressman.

Bill G. Lowrey, American ex-congressman. Mason.

Background

Lowrey, Bill G. was born on May 25, 1862 in Kossuth, Mississippi, United States. Son of General Mark P. and Sarah (Holmes) Lowrey.

Education

Preparatory education, Blue Mountain Academy. Master of Arts, Mississippi College, Clinton, 1887 (Doctor of Laws, 1911). Tulane University, 1888-1889.

Career

Professor English, Blue Mountain College, 1888-1898, president, 1898-1911. President Amarillo (Texas) Military Academy, 1911-1916. Field secretary Hillman College and Blue Mountain College, 1916-1920.

Member 67th to 70th Congresses (1921-1929), 2d Mississippi District. Clerk United States District Court, Northern District of Mississippi, 1929-1935.

Works

  • Author: Mississippi (with R. G. Lowrey and A. A. Kincannon), 1937.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Marylee Booth, July 25, 1889. Children: Joe J., Vernon Booth, Roswell Graves, Edwin Stovall, Leon Ray, Mary Alice, Baron Gray, Perrin Holmes.

father:
General Mark P. Lowrey

mother:
Sarah (Holmes) Lowrey

spouse:
Marylee Booth

children:
Joe J. Lowrey

Vernon Booth Lowrey

Roswell Graves Lowrey

Edwin Stovall Lowrey

Leon Ray Lowrey

Mary Alice Lowrey

Baron Gray Lowrey

Perrin Holmes Lowrey