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George Andrew Bowness1

M, b. 7 November 1882, d. 25 December 1968
FatherJohn Rendle Bowness1,2 b. 19 Jan 1846, d. 29 Dec 1934
MotherPriscilla Newsome1,2 b. 1839, d. 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*7 November 1882 1,2 
Marriage*11 December 1907 Cape Wolfe, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Bernice Bell Lidstone1,3 
Death*25 December 1968 1 
Burial*1968 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery4 

Family

Bernice Bell Lidstone b. 22 Nov 1884, d. 30 Jun 1950
Child

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.
  3. [S694] Heather Dingwell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, 9 Jan 2002 cites: "Public Archives, P.E.I., Letter from Marilyn Bell of the Gov't. confirming the marriage date, dated April 28, 2000." (printouts), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 582 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
More information available on request.

George Reagh Bowness1,2,3,4

M, b. 22 August 1879, d. October 1959
FatherJames Bowness1,5,6 b. 16 May 1821, d. 4 Oct 1899
MotherSarah Mugridge1,5,6 b. 27 Oct 1836, d. 18 Feb 1912
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*22 August 1879 Prince Edward Island, Canada7,8,9 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||George Boness||George, 1 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=James Bowness10 
Cen-E-with*9 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||George Bowness||George, 12 years old, was born on PEI. His father was born in Scotland and his mother on PEI. George's religion was recorded as Methodist. He could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=James Bowness11 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||George B. Bowness||George was 21 years old. His profession was recorded as "farmer's son". His birth date was recorded as 22 Aug 1879. He was Canadian of Scotch origins. His was Methodist. George could read and write and spoke English, his mother tongue; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, HOH=Sarah Mugridge12 
Marriage*14 December 1904 Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Joanna MacKelvie1,13,2,3,14 
Marriage*1958 Bride=Sylvia Glen Coffin14 
Death*October 1959 2,14 
Burial*1959 People's Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Kensington People's Cemetery2 

Family 1

Joanna MacKelvie b. 12 Jun 1882, d. Feb 1958
Marriage*14 December 1904 Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Joanna MacKelvie1,13,2,3,14 
Child

Family 2

Sylvia Glen Coffin b. 2 Mar 1926, d. 27 Nov 1980
Marriage*1958 Bride=Sylvia Glen Coffin14 

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. 1, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, George R. Bowness and Joanna MacKelvie, personal visit by author, People's Cemetery, Irishtown Road, Kensington, PE, Canada.
  3. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, Allan Roy Bowness, personal visit by author, People's Cemetery, Irishtown Road, Kensington, PE, Canada.
  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. 23, gives middle name.
  5. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #85. 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. 23.
  7. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #85. Surname spelled Boness. Birth year, c 1880, based on age of 1 in 1881 census, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  8. [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. 23, 46.
  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 #6, Family # 45).
  10. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 25, p. 21, Lines 13-22, House 82, Family 85; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  11. [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 25, p. 8 & 9, Lines 25, 1-9, Family 26, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  12. [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 #5-8, Family # 45).
  13. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 19, cem. 3, stone 4, People's Cemetery, Kensington, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  14. [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. 46.
More information available on request.

George Robert Bowness1,2,3

M, b. 8 August 1855, d. 28 November 1917
FatherWilliam Bowness1,2,4 b. 21 Nov 1822, d. 6 Apr 1894
MotherLouise Webster1,2,4 b. 10 Mar 1828, d. 27 May 1913
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*8 August 1855 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada5,4 
Marriage*15 November 1876 Bride=Ellen Glover2,6,7 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||George Boness||George, a 24 year old farmer, was married. He was born on PEI nof Scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Presbyterian; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, Spouse=Ellen Glover, Dau=Rhoda Alice Bowness, Son=Leonard Heath Bowness, Serv/Dom/Farmlab=Charles Holmes8,9 
Cen-Head*8 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||George Bonnoss||George, a 34 year old farmer, was born on PEI. His father was also born on PEI, and his mother was born in Scotland. George's religion was recorded as Presbyterian. He was married and could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, Spouse=Ellen Glover, Dau=Rhoda Alice Bowness, Son=Leonard Heath Bowness, Dau=Ada Lillian Bowness, Son=Harry Cleveland Bowness10 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||George Bowness||George was a 45 year old farmer, working on his own account. His birth date was recorded as 8 Aug 1855. Born in rural PEI, his nationality was Canadian of Scotch origins. He could read and write and spoke English, his mother tongue. His religion was recorded as Presbyterian; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, Spouse=Ellen Glover, Dau=Rhoda Alice Bowness, Son=Leonard Heath Bowness, Dau=Ada Lillian Bowness, Son=Harry Cleveland Bowness11 
Death*28 November 1917 Kensington, Prince Edward Island, Canada; of blood poisoning6,12 
Burial*1917 People's Protestant Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Kensington People's Cemetery6 

Family

Ellen Glover b. 6 Apr 1857, d. 23 Jun 1924
Marriage*15 November 1876 Bride=Ellen Glover2,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 214, Baptism of George Bowness, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  2. [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.
  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, gives middle name.
  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, 47.
  5. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 19, cem. 3, stone 152, People's Cemetery, Kensington, gives birth year of 1856, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  6. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 19, cem. 3, stone 152, People's Cemetery, Kensington, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  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. 47.
  8. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, [Lot] # 25 Fam. #67. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  9. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 25, p. 15-16, Lines 22-25, 1, House 64, Family 67; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  10. [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 25, p. 5, Lines 16-21, Family 16, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  11. [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 #36-41, Family # 50).
  12. [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. 48.
More information available on request.

George Whitehouse Cumming Bowness1

M, b. 21 August 1907
FatherWalter Scott Bowness1 b. 3 Jun 1865
MotherMary Maude Beaumont1 b. 12 May 1870
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*21 August 1907 Moncton, Westmoreland County, New Brunswick, Canada; the physician was Dr. McNaughton1 

Citations

  1. [S864] Late registration of Birth for George Whitehouse Cumming Bowness, Registered 20 May 1955, Registration filed by his mother from Toronto, York County, Ontario 1 Apr 1949, The Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, mfm F21586, Reg # 1907-800314.
More information available on request.

Georgie Bowness1

F, b. 14 November 1902
FatherReuben Tuplin Bowness1 b. 10 Mar 1867, d. 14 Dec 1949
MotherSophia Mountain1 b. 1 Jan 1875, d. 7 Dec 1952
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*14 November 1902 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. 7, citing the source as "U.C. Records" and "Montrose Cemetery", Dawn Ellis.
More information available on request.

Grace Bowness1,2,3

F, b. 22 June 1862, d. 1911
FatherRobert S. Bowness2,1,3,4 b. 11 Nov 1825, d. 11 May 1904
MotherThirza Tuplin2,1,3,4 b. 12 Aug 1827, d. 5 Dec 1905
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*22 June 1862 Montrose, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada5,6 
Marriage* Groom=Parmenas B. Clark1,2,7 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 3, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Grace Bowness||Grace, 18 years old, was born ion PEI of scotch origins. Her religion was recorded as Methodist. She was single; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 3 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=Robert S. Bowness8 
Death*1911 7 
Burial*1911 Woodlawn United Church Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 04, Alberton, Woodlawn United/Methodist Cemetery7 

Family

Parmenas B. Clark b. 1861, d. 30 Jan 1944
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. 3, citing the source as Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, PE, Canada, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [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. 10, citing the sources as "Church Records", "Meggison Scrap Book" and "Obituary", Dawn Ellis.
  3. [S427] Fulton Samuel "Tiny" Underhay, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, dated 1 April 1997, in reply to my post concerning the baptismal date of Susan Bowness. He cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller, 1987, pp. 138-139 (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  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. 29.
  5. [S427] Fulton Samuel "Tiny" Underhay, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, dated 1 April 1997. He cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller, 1987, pp. 138-139 (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  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. 29, 69.
  7. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 4, cem. 5, stone 71; Woodlawn United Cemetery, Alberton, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  8. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 3, p. 1, Lines 12-19, House 3, Family 3; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  9. [S1115] George Clark, tombstone, Woodlawn United Methodist Cemetery, digital image ca. 2001, privately held by Dawn Ellis.
More information available on request.

Grace Clark Bowness1

F, b. 7 October 1891
FatherHerbert Bell Bowness1 b. 8 Jun 1864, d. 1931
MotherAnnie C. Squarebriggs1 b. 1869, d. 1949
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*7 October 1891 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. 6, citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
More information available on request.

Hannah Bowness1

F
FatherWilliam Bowness1

Citations

  1. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, father's surname spelled Barrafs?, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
More information available on request.

Harriet Louise Bowness1

F, b. 3 May 1886
FatherHoratio Nelson Bowness1 b. 5 Sep 1861, d. 20 Aug 1947
MotherSarah Minetta Taylor1 b. 23 Dec 1861, d. 7 Jun 1946
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*3 May 1886 1 
Cen-E-with*10 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Hattie Bowness||Hattie, 5 years old, was born on PEI. Her parents were both born on PEI. Hattie's religion was recorded as Baptist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=Horatio Nelson Bowness2 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||Hattie Bowness||Hattie was 14 years old. Her birth date was recorded as 3 May 1886. She was Canadian of Scotch origins. She was Methodist. Hattie could read and write and spoke English, her mother tongue. She attended school; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, HOH=Horatio Nelson Bowness3 

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. 49.
  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 25, p. 9, Lines 10-16, Family 27, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  3. [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 #9-14, Family # 46).
More information available on request.

Harry Cleveland Bowness1

M, b. 31 March 1888, d. 27 July 1978
FatherGeorge Robert Bowness2 b. 8 Aug 1855, d. 28 Nov 1917
MotherEllen Glover2 b. 6 Apr 1857, d. 23 Jun 1924
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*31 March 1888 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,3 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||Harry Bowness||Harry was single, 13 years old. His birth date was recorded as 31 Mar 1888. Born in rural PEI, he was Canadian of Scotch origins. He could read and write and spoke English, his mother tongue. He attended school and his religion was recorded as Presbyterian; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, HOH=George Robert Bowness4 
Marriage*1914 Bride=Edith Leland Profitt1,3 
Death*27 July 1978 Kensington, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,3 
Burial*1978 People's Protestant Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Kensington People's Cemetery1 

Family

Edith Leland Profitt b. 25 Mar 1894, d. 21 Nov 1980
Child

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 19, cem. 3, stone 324, People's Cemetery, Kensington, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  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. 48.
  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. 91.
  4. [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 #36-41, Family # 50).
More information available on request.