William John Cowell 1909 - 1997

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Biography

A coal agricultural merchants lorry driver and the child of Albert Cowell (a transport driver heavy worker) and Fanny Austen, William Cowell, the first cousin once-removed on your mother's side of Nigel Horne, was born in Upper Stourmouth, Kent, England on 8 Jun 19091,2,3,4,5 and was married twice, to Florence Studham (c. Aug 1931 in Thanet, Kent, England) and Doris Gambrill (c. Aug 1953 in Thanet)6. He had 3 children, all with Florence Studham: Frances M, William Albert John and Helen.

During his life, he was living at his birthplace on 2 Apr 19117; at 2 Mill Row, Birchington, Kent on 29 Sep 19392; and at Mill Row, Birchington, Kent in 1941.

He died in Oct/nov/dec 1997 in Thanet4.

Parents

  1. Albert John was born on 6 May 1880
  2. Fanny was born in Apr/may/jun 1883

Children

  1. Frances M
  2. William Albert John was born on 12 Jul 1943
  3. Helen

Media

William Cowell

William Cowell

Thanet Advertiser 18 Nov 1941

Thanet Advertiser 18 Nov 1941

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/d/1997/12/81851017

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/m/1931/3/az/000298/024

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1751/1751G/020/35

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=GBC/1911/RG14/04559/0401/3

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/m/1953/3/az/000341/005

Family Tree

Family Tree

Map

Citations

  1. 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.
  2. 1939 Register - Findmypast (was the head of the household)
  3. England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 - Findmypast
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009.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. 1911 Census for England & Wales - Findmypast (was age 1 and the son of the head of the household)

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