DeKalb County Indiana Obituary
Contributed by Roselyn (Mills) Wells
Waterloo Press, dated Dec 9, 1897
Zachariah Rowe was born in Holmes Co., Ohio, March 11,
1845, died Nov 23, 1897 at his home in DeKalb Co, Indiana. Aged 52
years, 8 months, 12 days. He was married to Sarah Allen, October 24,
1869. To this union were born eleven children. He was industrious,
energetic, a good citizen, an affectionate husband, a kind loving father.
He leaves his companion, ten children, two brothers and two sisters to mourn
their loss. The funeral occurred Thursday, in the Fairfield Center
church attended by a large company of friends. D. E. Zechiel, officiating.
Interment in the Fairfield cemetery.