Benjamin William Cowell cNov 1858 - 1937

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Biography

A foreman woolen warehouse and the child of Benjamin Cowell (a mariner) and Sarah Ewen (a needlewoman), Benjamin Cowell, the second cousin three-times-removed on the mother's side of Nigel Horne, was born in Ramsgate, Kent, England c. Nov 18581, was baptized there at St George's Church on Dec 26, 1858 and married Agnes Jacobs (with whom he had 5 children: Ernest Benjamin, Albert William, Minnie Gertrude, Grace Edith and Stanley George) in Medway, Kent, England c. May 18813.

During his life, he was living at Belle Vue Hill, Ramsgate on Apr 7, 18614; at Rodney Street, Ramsgate on Apr 2, 18715; at Hope Street, Chatham, Kent on Apr 5, 18916 and on Mar 31, 19018; at 157 Glencoe Road, Chatham, Kent on Apr 2, 19117; and at 131 Chatham Hill, Chatham, Kent in 1937.

He died on Jul 1, 1937 in Medway2.

Parents

  1. Benjamin was born in 1825
  2. Sarah was born on Jan 1, 1827

Children

  1. Ernest Benjamin was born on Jul 9, 1883
  2. Albert William was born on Apr 26, 1885
  3. Minnie Gertrude was born c. Nov 1886
  4. Grace Edith was born on Jun 10, 1890
  5. Stanley George was born on Jan 8, 1893

Media

Benjamin William Cowell - probate

Benjamin William Cowell - probate

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/b/1858/4/af/000829/005

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc/1891/0005444121

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/m/1881/2/az/000061/111

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/d/1937/3/az/000160/139

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc/1861/0003537005

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc/1871/0014299389

Family Tree

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Citations

  1. England & Wales births 1837-2006 - Findmypast
  2. England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 - Findmypast
  3. England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 - Findmypast
  4. 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 2 and the son of the head of the household)
  5. 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 12 and the son of the head of the household)
  6. 1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 32 and the head of the household)
  7. 1911 Census for England & Wales - Findmypast (was age 52 and the head of the household)
  8. 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 42 and the head of the household)

To be done

Census information missing between Census UK 1871 and Census UK 1891

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