There is a Lowman book written by Margaret Lowman Smith, Mildred Lowman Speagle, and Ruby Lowman Young from Burke County. They have a William Lowman born April 27, 1787 to Lewis Lowman and Elizabeth Mull Hildebrand. He was reared by his father and stepmother "Peggy" Lowman. William married Barbara Burns on December 17, 1809 . William died December 1, 1874 .