Canadian Necrology

Lowe, Prof. T. S. C.

  • FirstName:
    T.
    MiddleName:
    S. C.
    Surname:
    Lowe
    Title:
    Prof.
    Year of Death:
    1913
    Sex:
    Male
    Age at Death:
    80
    Cause of Death:
    Jaundice, immediate cause a fall
    CanObitPage1:
    0
    CanObitPage2:
    0
    CanObitVolume:
    0
    Record Group:
    William Henry Pearson Records.
    Remarks:
    Inventor of his Lowe process Gas making (water gas), Federal government balloonist [?] in U.S. Civil war, builder of Rail Way Mount Lowe [Mount Lowe Railway], California and Observatory and hotel on the mountain. Altogether a very remarkable man. Became acquainted with him about 1878 in connection with his process introduced by our Gas Company. Visited him in Pasadena. [ Lowe, T. S. C. (Thaddeus Sobieski Coulincourt), 1832-1913]
    Residence:
    Pasadena, California
    Widowed:
    No