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Bertie Marie Bowness1,2

F, b. circa April 1878, d. 31 December 1880
FatherBenjamin Bowness1 b. 3 May 1852, d. 11 Oct 1926
MotherBarbara A. Cole1 b. c 1851, d. 26 Nov 1926
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*circa April 1878 3,4 
Death*31 December 1880 aged 2 years and 8 months1,2 
Burial*1880 Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 04, Alberton, Woodlawn United/Methodist Cemetery2 

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 4, citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S407] Tombstone Inscription, Benjamin Bowness on north side of monument, his wife Barbara A. Cole on south side and their daughter Bertie Marie on the east side, personal visit by author, Woodlawn United Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince, PE, Canada.
  3. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 4, citing the source as "church records". Month and year of birth are extrapolated from age at death, Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S407] Tombstone Inscription, Benjamin Bowness on north side of monument, his wife Barbara A. Cole on south side and their daughter Bertie Marie on the east side. Years of birth extrapolated from given ages at death, personal visit by author, Woodlawn United Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince, PE, Canada.
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Byron Bowness1,2

M, b. 26 September 1881, d. 9 April 1970
FatherWilliam Bell Bowness1,2 b. 7 Feb 1851, d. 16 Aug 1921
MotherJane Sutherland2 b. 23 Sep 1858, d. 12 Feb 1915
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*26 September 1881 3 
Marriage* Bride=Jennie Evelyn Walsh3 
Death*9 April 1970 3 
Burial*1970 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery3 

Family

Jennie Evelyn Walsh b. 20 Sep 1867, d. 14 Dec 1971

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 4, citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Biography of William Bell Bowness, pp. 525-6.
  3. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 835, People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
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Carrie Eva Bowness1

F, b. 7 January 1907
FatherColledge Pope Bowness1 b. 8 Dec 1871, d. 18 Nov 1960
MotherElizabeth McKay1 b. c 1875, d. 3 Jun 1911
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*7 January 1907 Prince Edward Island, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 57.
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Carrie Thorne Bowness1

F, b. 21 July 1879, d. 1967
FatherJohn Rendle Bowness1,2 b. 19 Jan 1846, d. 29 Dec 1934
MotherPriscilla Newsome1,2 b. 1839, d. 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Marriage* Groom=Calvin Leard1 
Birth*21 July 1879 1,2 
Death*1967 1 

Family

Calvin Leard b. 1878, d. 1946

Citations

  1. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 5 April 1997, Descendancy of James and Jane (Tuplin) Bowness (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  2. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 41.
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Charles Bowness1

M, b. May 1890
FatherChester Lee Bowness2 b. 26 May 1865, d. 15 Oct 1937
MotherCarrie Crossman2
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*May 1890 Prince Edward Island, Canada2 
Cen-E-with*13 April 1891 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Charlie Bowness||Charlie, 11 months old, was born on PEI. His parents were both born on PEI. Charlie's religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=Chester Lee Bowness2 

Citations

  1. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 19, p. 14, Lines 16-18, Family 68, firat name is recorded as "Charlie", Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  2. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 19, p. 14, Lines 16-18, Family 68, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
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Chester Lee Bowness1,2

M, b. 26 May 1865, d. 15 October 1937
FatherWilliam Bowness2,3,4 b. 21 Nov 1822, d. 6 Apr 1894
MotherLouise Webster2,3,4 b. 10 Mar 1828, d. 27 May 1913
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*26 May 1865 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada5 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Chester Boness||Chester, 16 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Methodist and he was not married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bowness6 
Marriage*18 September 1889 Bride=Carrie Crossman3,7 
Cen-Head*13 April 1891 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Chester Bowness||Chester, a 25 year old farmer, was born on PEI. His father was born in Scotland and his mother on PEI. Chester's religion was recorded as Methodist. He was married and could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1891, Spouse=Carrie Crossman, Son=Charles Bowness8 
Death*15 October 1937 North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; "In later years Chester suffered from poor health and eventually committed suicide to end his suffering"7 

Family

Carrie Crossman
Child

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness. Middle initial only given, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 250, Baptism of Chester Lee Bowness, which was probably copied to Vol. II, p. 3, Baptisms 1865-1885 (St. Mary's, Summerside) as the entry appears in both registers. The surname is spelled "Bonus", Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  3. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 25.
  5. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 25, 52.
  6. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 25, p. 21, Lines 1-12, House 81, Family 84; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  7. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 52.
  8. [S870] 1891 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, viewed at the MacNaught History Centre and Archives in Summerside, mfm T-6383, covers Prince: Lots 5-19, 25, 28; Queens: Ch'town, Royalty, Lot 20, District 134, Prince, Lot 19, p. 14, Lines 16-18, Family 68, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
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Clara Ann Bowness1

F, b. 19 December 1888
FatherJohn Bowness1 b. 22 Oct 1856, d. 1947
MotherMary S. Donald1 b. 1865, d. 1926
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*19 December 1888 1 

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 5, citing the source as "church records" and "obituaries", Dawn Ellis.
More information available on request.

Colledge Pope Bowness1,2,3

M, b. 8 December 1871, d. 18 November 1960
FatherWilliam Bowness4,5,6 b. 21 Nov 1822, d. 6 Apr 1894
MotherLouise Webster4,5,6 b. 10 Mar 1828, d. 27 May 1913
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*8 December 1871 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada7,3 
Marriage* Bride=Elizabeth McKay4,2 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Colledge Boness||Colledge, 9 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Methodist and he attended school; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bowness8 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||Coledge Bowness||Coledge was 28 years old. His birth date was recorded as 8 Dec 1872. He was Canadian of Scotch origins. His profession was recorded as a farmer working on his own account. He could read and write and spoke English, his mother tongue. He was married; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, Spouse=Elizabeth McKay, Son=William Elmer Bowness, Dau=Mary Louisa Bowness, Dau=Flora Jean Bowness, Son=Leland Bowness9 
Death*18 November 1960 aet 894,2 
Burial*1960 Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Margate United Cemetery2 

Family

Elizabeth McKay b. c 1875, d. 3 Jun 1911
Children

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness. His name is spelled "College", Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, Colledge Bowness and Elizabeth McKay, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  3. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 25, 55.
  4. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  5. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #84. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  6. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 25.
  7. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, Colledge Bowness and Elizabeth McKay. Year of birth extrapolated from given age at death, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  8. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 25, p. 21, Lines 1-12, House 81, Family 84; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  9. [S875] “1901 Prince Edward Island, Prince County,” Canadian Federal Census, Automatedgenealogy.com (http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/NationalSummary.jsp: accessed District: PE Prince (East) (#133); Sub-district: Lot 25 f-2, Page 6, line #15-20, Family # 47).
  10. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 57.
More information available on request.

Cornelia Gertrude Bowness1,2

F, b. 22 April 1867
FatherWilliam Bowness2,3,4 b. 21 Nov 1822, d. 6 Apr 1894
MotherLouise Webster2,3,4 b. 10 Mar 1828, d. 27 May 1913
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*22 April 1867 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada5,4 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Cornelia Boness||Cornelia, 14 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. Her religion was recorded as Methodist and she attended school; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bowness6 

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness. Middle name not given, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 11, Baptism of Cornelia Gertrude Bowness The surname is spelled "Bonus", Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  3. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 2, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S528] The Descendants of William Bowness of Kirkton, Scotland by Kyler C. Bowness, hereinafter known as "Bowness Genealogy", 1997, 261 page spiral bound book, includes many photos, is very well done, p. 25, 54.
  5. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 11, Baptism of Cornelia Gertrude Bowness, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  6. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 25, p. 21, Lines 1-12, House 81, Family 84; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
More information available on request.

Daisy L. Bowness1,2

F, b. July 1880, d. 1962
FatherBenjamin Bowness1 b. 3 May 1852, d. 11 Oct 1926
MotherBarbara A. Cole1 b. c 1851, d. 26 Nov 1926
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*July 1880 Prince Edward Island, Canada3,4,5 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 4, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Martha L. Bowness||Martha was 9 months old. She was born the previous July on PEI of scotch origins. Her religion was recorded as Presbyterian; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 4 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=Benjamin Bowness6 
Marriage*1904 Groom=William G. Irving1,7 
Death*1962 1,7 
Burial*1962 Hilcrest Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 04, Alberton, Hillcrest Cemetery7 

Family

William G. Irving b. 1873, d. 1961
Child

Citations

  1. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 4, citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 4, cem. 4, stone 87; Hilcrest United/Presby Cem., Alberton. Gives middle initial, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  3. [S409] Descendants of William Bowness, 1977, charts given to me (MAE) by Marilyn Wilson (Mrs. Harold) of Ottawa. She got these charts from Mrs. Willard Oulton, Alberton, PE. The source given on the charts is Dora Bowness. Photocopies, p. 4,citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 4, cem. 4, stone 87; Hilcrest United/Presby Cem., Alberton, gives birth date as 1881, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  5. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 4, p. 26, Lines 15-17, House 104, Family 105, gives age as 9/12, July; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  6. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 4, p. 26, Lines 15-17, House 104, Family 105; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  7. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 4, cem. 4, stone 87; Hilcrest United/Presby Cem., Alberton, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
More information available on request.