James Frederick Cowell 1887 - 1974

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Biography

A seaman (collier) with the whitstable shipping company and the child of John Cowell (a farm waggoner) and Emma Culmer, James Cowell, the grandfather of Nigel Horne, was born in Upstreet, Kent, England on 2 Mar 18871,2,3,4,5,6,7,8, was baptised in Chislet, Kent, England on 22 May 1887 and went to Westbrook Sunday School, Westbrook, Thanet, Kent, England.

He married Emily Lawrence (with whom he had 9 children: Frederick James, Charles John, Emily Edith, Henry Richard Stephen, Reginald Albert, James Sidney, Dorothy Helen, Freda Violet and Joyce Margaret) at Thanet Registry Office, Thanet on 7 Jan 19099.

During his life, he was living at his birthplace on 5 Apr 1891[1]; at 13 Ashburnham Road, St Lawrence, Thanet on 2 Apr 1911[2]; and at 7 Pouces Cottages, Manston, Kent on 29 Sep 1939 with his father John[3].

He died on 27 May 1974 at 106 Tothill Street, Minster, Thanet5,8 and is buried at Minster Cemetery, Tothill Street, Minster8.

Parents

  1. John was born on 17 May 1858
  2. Emma was born on 15 Nov 1860

Children

  1. Frederick James was born on 16 Apr 1909
  2. Charles John was born on 4 Jan 1911
  3. Emily Edith was born on 16 May 1912
  4. Henry Richard Stephen was born on 28 Sep 1913
  5. Reginald Albert was born c. May 1915
  6. James Sidney was born on 30 Jul 1916
  7. Dorothy Helen was born on 14 Nov 1917
  8. Freda Violet was born on 21 Dec 1918
  9. Joyce Margaret

Notes

Known as Fred or Freddie.

Media

Mum and Dad Marriage

Mum and Dad Marriage

James Frederick Cowell

James Frederick Cowell

James Frederick Cowell - sunday school attendance

James Frederick Cowell - sunday school attendance

James Frederick Cowell 2

James Frederick Cowell 2

James Cowell - birth certificate

James Cowell - birth certificate

James Cowell - Emily Lawrence - marriage certifica

James Cowell - Emily Lawrence - marriage certifica

James Cowell - grave

James Cowell - grave

James Cowell - on board the Venus

James Cowell - on board the Venus

James Frederick Cowell - probate

James Frederick Cowell - probate

James Cowell - Emily Lawrence

James Cowell - Emily Lawrence

James Frederick Cowell - 3

James Frederick Cowell - 3

James Frederick Cowell - 4

James Frederick Cowell - 4

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc/1911/rg14/04528/0357/1

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/m/1909/1/az/000056/051

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/d/1974/2/az/000224/002

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=BMD/B/1887/2/AZ/000129/262

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=R_884920329

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=GBPRS/CANT/B/96111875

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820G/008/30

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820G/008/33

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_884112372

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820G/008/31

Family Tree

Family Tree

Map

Citations

  1. 1891 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1891. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1891. Data imaged from The National
  2. 1911 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA), 1911. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. (was age 24 and the head of the household)
  3. 1939 Register - Findmypast (was the head of the household)
  4. England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 - Findmypast
  5. England & Wales, Death Index: 1984-2005 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  6. England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  7. England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  8. UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  9. England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  10. 1911 Census for England & Wales - Findmypast

To be done

Census information missing between 1891 England Census and Census UK 1911

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