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Horatio Nelson Bowness1,2

M, b. 5 September 1861, d. 20 August 1947
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*5 September 1861 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada5,6,7,8 
Marriage*21 May 1880 Bride=Sarah Minetta Taylor3,9 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Horatio Boness||Hortatio, 19 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Methodist and he was married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bowness10 
Cen-Head*10 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Horatio Bowness||Horatio, a 29 year old farmer, was born on PEI. His father was born in Scotland and his mother on PEI. Horatio's religion was recorded as Baptist. He was married and could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, Spouse=Sarah Minetta Taylor, Dau=Mable E. Bowness, Son=Walton Ambrose Bowness, Dau=Harriet Louise Bowness, Dau=Lottie Estelle Bowness11 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1091 Canadian Census||Horatio Bowness||Horatio was 39 years old. He worked as a farmer on his own account. His birth date was recorded as 5 Sep 1861. He was Canadian of Scotch origins. He was Methodist. He could read and write and spoke English, his mother tongue; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, Spouse=Sarah Minetta Taylor, Dau=Mable E. Bowness, Son=Walton Ambrose Bowness, Dau=Harriet Louise Bowness, Dau=Lottie Estelle Bowness12 
Death*20 August 1947 Temple City, California, USA9 
Burial*1947 San Gabriel, California, USA; Interred=US Cemetery9 

Family

Sarah Minetta Taylor b. 23 Dec 1861, d. 7 Jun 1946
Marriage*21 May 1880 Bride=Sarah Minetta Taylor3,9 
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. Middle name not given, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 232, Baptism of Horatio Nelson Bowness, 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. [S400] Richmond Parish Register, 1821-1957, p. 232, Baptism of Horatio Nelson Bowness. Only the day and month of birth are given, which leads to the assumption that his birth was in the same year as the baptism, e.g., 1861, Includes records of St. John's (St. Eleanors) and St. Mary's (Summerside) Anglican Churches, mfm #2630, MacNaught History Centre & Archives.
  6. [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. Year only given, Dawn Ellis.
  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. 25, 48.
  8. [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, Family # 45).
  9. [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.
  10. [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.
  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. 9, Lines 10-16, Family 27, 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 #9-14, Family # 46).
  13. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #84. Surname spelled Boness, 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. 49.
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Infant Bowness1

M
FatherWilliam Bowness1 b. 2 May 1797, d. 24 Dec 1874
MotherMargaret Taylor1 b. 1802, d. 12 May 1873
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness

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. 15.
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Irene Alice Bowness1,2,3

F, b. 11 June 1895
Adoptive fatherBenjamin Bowness4 b. 3 May 1852, d. 11 Oct 1926
Adoptive motherBarbara A. Cole4 b. c 1851, d. 26 Nov 1926
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Baptism*11 June 1895 [as an] adult4 

Citations

  1. [Author's note: sources disagree on whether Irene Alice was adopted by Benjamin and Barbara (Cole) Bowness or whether she was their foster daughter.].
  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. 4, citing the source as "church records". No indication whether "Bowness" might be her birth surname, Dawn Ellis.
  3. [S418] Interview with Beth Clark , various dates, 2 Aug 1990, ms. notes on genealogical worksheets, Dawn Ellis.
  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. 4, citing the source as "church records", Dawn Ellis.
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Isaac Hall Bell Bowness1,2

M, b. 22 February 1870, d. 5 September 1870
FatherRobert S. Bowness2,3 b. 11 Nov 1825, d. 11 May 1904
MotherThirza Tuplin2,3 b. 12 Aug 1827, d. 5 Dec 1905
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*22 February 1870 Montrose, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada4,3 
Death*5 September 1870 aged 6 months and 10 days; Witness=Hon. Herbert Bell, Witness=Jean Bowness, Witness=Robert S. Bowness, Witness=Thirza Tuplin5,6,3 
Burial*1870 Old Dock Cemetery, Alberton, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 04, Alberton, Old Dock Presbyterian Cemetery6 

Citations

  1. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 5 Apr 1997, in reply to mine of the same date in which I had requested that she provide the source citations on this individual's birth and parentage, as stated in the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller. She states that no sources are cited (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  2. [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.
  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. 29.
  4. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 5 Apr 1997, in reply to mine of the same date in which I had requested that she provide the source citations on this individual's birth and parentage, as stated in the book "All Their Tuplin Children" by Lloyd James Miller. She states that no sources are cited (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  5. [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. The year of death is somewhat illegible, Dawn Ellis.
  6. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, referencing Lot 4, Cemetery No. 3, Stone 42, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
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Isabel Bowness1

F, b. 23 June 1770
FatherJames Bowness1
Baptism*23 June 1770 St. James Parish, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England1 

Citations

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

James Bowness1,2,3,4

M, b. 16 May 1821, d. 4 October 1899
FatherRobert Bowness1,5 b. 18 Feb 1795, d. 18 Jul 1872
MotherElizabeth Farries5 b. c 1797, d. 13 May 1827
ChartsAncestors of Dorothy Lefurgey Weeks
Descendants of John Bowness
Birth*16 May 1821 Dumfrieshire, Scotland1,4,6 
Marriage*31 December 1845 Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Jane Espelin Tuplin1,7,8,9 
Marriage*17 January 1855 Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Sarah Mugridge10,11,12,9 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||James Boness||James, a 57 year old farmer, was born in Scotland. His religion was recorded as Methodist and he was married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1881, Spouse=Sarah Mugridge, Son=Robert Bowness, Dau=Emma Bowness, Son=Elijah Freeman Bowness, Dau=Elizabeth Ferris Bowness, Son=Aulder Clarke Bowness, Dau=Mimias May Bowness, Son=Frederick Johnstone Bowness, Son=George Reagh Bowness13,14 
Cen-Head*9 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||James Bowness||James, a 70 year old farmer, was born in Scotland. Both of his parents were also born in Scotland. James's religion was recorded as Methodist. He was married and could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, Spouse=Sarah Mugridge, Son=Robert Bowness, Son=Aulder Clarke Bowness, Son=Elijah Freeman Bowness, Dau=Elizabeth Ferris Bowness, Dau=Mimias May Bowness, Son=Frederick Johnstone Bowness, Son=George Reagh Bowness, Grandchild=Hartle Ernest Sims15 
Death*4 October 1899 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada16,4,17,9 
Burial*6 October 1899 Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Margate United Cemetery18,9 

Family 1

Jane Espelin Tuplin b. 4 May 1824, d. 19 Apr 1851
Marriage*31 December 1845 Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Jane Espelin Tuplin1,7,8,9 
Children

Family 2

Sarah Mugridge b. 27 Oct 1836, d. 18 Feb 1912
Marriage*17 January 1855 Prince Edward Island, Canada; Bride=Sarah Mugridge10,11,12,9 
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. 1, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  2. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 1 April 1997, in reply to mine. She cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  3. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, James and Sarah Bowness, personal visit by author, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  4. [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.
  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. 14.
  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. 14, 21.
  7. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 1 April 1997. She cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  8. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, Jane Tuplin, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  9. [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. 21.
  10. [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. No date given, Dawn Ellis.
  11. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 1 April 1997. She cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller. In this record, her name is given as "Susan". No date given (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  12. [S426] Linds Stent-Campbell, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, Email, dated 1 April 1997, in reply to mine. She cites the book All Their Tuplin Children by Lloyd James Miller which contains an excerpt of a letter written by Bertha Tuplin. No date given (printout), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
  13. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #85. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  14. [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.
  15. [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.
  16. [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, Year only given, Dawn Ellis.
  17. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, James and Sarah Bowness. Year only given, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  18. [S428] Tombstone Inscription, James and Sarah Bowness, personal visit by author, Margate United Church Cemetery, Margate, PE, Canada.
  19. [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.
  20. [S38] Assumptions by author.
  21. [S421] MacKinnon and Warburton, Past and Present of Prince Edward Island (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), p. 592, biography of Dr. Alexander MacNeill.
  22. [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.
More information available on request.

James Bowness1

M

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, spelled Bownafs, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
  2. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, Surname spelled Barafs, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
  3. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, spelled Borafs, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
  4. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, father's surname obscured by spot, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
  5. [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.
  6. [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.
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James A. Bowness1

M, b. circa 1908, d. 1908
FatherRobert Bowness1,2 b. 10 Jun 1860, d. 14 Apr 1934
MotherMary Isabella Stavert1,2 b. 16 Jan 1869, d. 26 Sep 1955
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*circa 1908 3,4 
Death*1908 aged 5 months5,2 
Burial*1908 People's Cemetery, Irishtown Rd., Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Kensington People's Cemetery5 

Citations

  1. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, Robert Bowness, Isa Stavert and James A. Bowness, personal visit by author, personal visit by author, People's Cemetery, Irishtown Road, Kensington, PE, Canada.
  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. 44.
  3. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, Robert Bowness, Isa Stavert and James A. Bowness. Year of birth extrapolated from given age at death, 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. 44, date given as 1907 or 1908.
  5. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, Robert Bowness, Isa Stavert and James A. Bowness, personal visit by author, People's Cemetery, Irishtown Road, Kensington, PE, Canada.
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James Howard Bowness1,2

M, b. 1 September 1904
FatherReuben Tuplin Bowness1,2 b. 10 Mar 1867, d. 14 Dec 1949
MotherSophia Mountain1,2 b. 1 Jan 1875, d. 7 Dec 1952
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*1 September 1904 1,2 

Family

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. 7, citing the source as "U.C. Records" and "Montrose Cemetery", 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. 8, citing the source as Mrs. Kenneth Pridham, Dawn Ellis.
More information available on request.

Jane Bowness1

F, b. 19 August 1775
FatherJames Bowness1
Baptism*19 August 1775 St. James Parish, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England2 

Citations

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