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Mary Louisa Bowness1

F, b. 27 March 1898
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*27 March 1898 Prince Edward Island, Canada1 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||Mary Bowness||Mary was 3 years old. Her birth date was recorded as 27 Mar 1898. She was Canadian of Scotch origins. She could read and write and spoke English, her mother tongue. Her religion was Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, HOH=Colledge Pope Bowness2 

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.
  2. [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).
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Mary M. Bowness1

F, b. 1870, d. 1946
FatherJohn Bowness2 b. 27 Oct 1840, d. 19 Feb 1915
MotherElizabeth Frizzell2 b. 15 Jul 1844, d. 10 Aug 1931
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*1870 1 
Marriage* Groom=Robert S. Douglas1 
Death*1946 1 
Burial*1946 People's Protestant Cemetery, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 19, Kensington People's Cemetery1 

Family

Robert S. Douglas b. 1861, d. 1948

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 19, cem. 3, stone 144, 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. 33.
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Mimias May Bowness1

F, b. 27 March 1874, d. 22 September
FatherJames Bowness2,3,1 b. 16 May 1821, d. 4 Oct 1899
MotherSarah Mugridge2,3,1 b. 27 Oct 1836, d. 18 Feb 1912
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*27 March 1874 Prince Edward Island, Canada4,5 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Mimias Boness||Mimias, 7 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=James Bowness6 
Cen-E-with*9 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Minna Bowness||Minna, 17 years old, was born on PEI. Her father was born in Scotland and her mother on PEI. Minna's religion was recorded as Methodist. She was single and could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=James Bowness7 
Marriage*13 November 1899 Groom=James William Johnston8 
Death*22 September Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; after 19509 

Family

James William Johnston b. 1863, d. Mar 1936

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. 23.
  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. 1, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  3. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #85. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #85. Surname spelled Boness. Birth year c 1874, based on age of 7 in 1881 census, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  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. 23, 45.
  6. [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.
  7. [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.
  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. 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. 45, after 1950.
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Nelson Horatio Bowness1

M, b. 17 August 1905, d. 17 November 1996
FatherHerbert Bell Bowness2 b. 10 Jul 1863, d. Apr 1948
MotherCaroline Mackay2 b. 1866, d. 1934
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*17 August 1905 2,1 
Marriage*1946 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Bride=Anna Rhoda Bagnall1,3 
Death*17 November 1996 3 

Family

Anna Rhoda Bagnall b. c 1908, d. Feb 2001

Citations

  1. [S966] Dave Bowness, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, email, 19 Aug 2008, 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. 50.
  3. [S966] Dave Bowness, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn Ellis, email, 19 Aug 2008, Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
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Pansy Alcott Bowness1,2

F, b. 8 July 1890
MotherAmanda Louise Bowness1 b. 28 Jul 1869
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*8 July 1890 Town Road, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,3 
Cen-E-with*9 April 1891 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Pansy Bowness||Pansy, 9 months old, was born on PEI. The relationship to Head of household indicates that she is William's daughter [I believe she is actually his grand-daughter]. Pansy's religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 25 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=William Bowness1 
Baptism Pri*25 August 1891 Margate United Church, Margate, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Place=CAN, PE, Prince County, Lot 19, Margate United Church Parish Register2 

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 25, p. 7, Lines 1-5, Family 20, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  2. [S890] Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index, online database (http://www.gov.pe.ca/cca/baptismal). Public Archives and Record Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queen's County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 29 Apr 2012, Baptism of Pansy Alcott Bowness, cites: Record Book 3, Page 100-101, states that she is adopted, and that her parents are William Bowness and M. Bowness. I believe these are her grandparents.
  3. [S890] Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index, online database (http://www.gov.pe.ca/cca/baptismal). Public Archives and Record Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queen's County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 29 Apr 2012, Baptism of Pansy Alcott Bowness, cites: Record Book 3, Page 100-101, states that she is adopted.
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Pearl Bowness1,2

F, b. circa 1879, d. 1935
FatherWilliam Bell Bowness1,2,3 b. 7 Feb 1851, d. 16 Aug 1921
MotherJane Sutherland2,3 b. 23 Sep 1858, d. 12 Feb 1915
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*circa 1879 New Brunswick, Canada4 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Pearl Bonefs||Pearl, 2 years old, was born in NB [New Brunswick?] of scotch origins. Her religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bell Bowness5 
Cen-E-with*28 April 1891 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||Pearl Bowness||Pearl, 12 years old, was born on PEI. Her parents were both born on PEI also. Pearl's religion was recorded as Presbyterian. She could read and write; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1891, HOH=William Bell Bowness6 
Death*1935 7 
Burial*1935 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery7 

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: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #84. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 19 Fam. # 260. Surname spelled Boness. Birth year estimated from age of 2 years in 1881 census, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  5. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 19, p. 64, Lines 23-25, p. 65, line 1, House 231, Family 260; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  6. [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. 48, Lines 1-9, Family 207, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  7. [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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Percy Crosbie Bowness1

M, b. 1 August 1885, d. 1965
FatherJohn Rendle Bowness1 b. 19 Jan 1846, d. 29 Dec 1934
MotherPriscilla Newsome1 b. 1839, d. 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Never Marr* 2 
Birth*1 August 1885 Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,2 
Memrl-serv*circa 1917 a vetran of WW 12 
Death*1965 Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada1,2 

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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Percy Lloyd Bowness1,2

M, b. 6 June 1886, d. 1951
FatherRobert Sharp Bowness3 b. 9 Jan 1850, d. 3 Oct 1909
MotherRachel Woodside3 b. 1851, d. 1895
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*6 June 1886 2 
Marriage* Bride=Lois Ensor4,5 
Death*1951 4 
Burial*1951 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

Lois Ensor b. 1892, d. 1967
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. 3, citing the source as Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, PE, Canada, name given as "Percy", Dawn Ellis.
  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. 59.
  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. 3, citing the source as Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, PE, Canada, Dawn Ellis.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 573 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  5. [S890] Prince Edward Island Baptismal Index, online database (http://www.gov.pe.ca/cca/baptismal). Public Archives and Record Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queen's County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 29 Apr 2012, Baptism of William Ensor Bowness, cites: Record Book 2, Page 144-145.
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Phillip Bowness1

M, b. 1 December 1770
FatherJohn Bowness1,2 b. c 1740, d. c 30 Nov 1823
MotherSarah Allanby1
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Baptism*1 December 1770 St. James Parish, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England1,2 

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. 5.
  2. [S908] Bishop's Transcript for the Parish of St. James, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, 1753-1878, LDS mfm# 0090680, photocopied entries, Family History Library.
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Rebecca Bowness1

F, b. 2 August 1828
FatherWilliam Bowness1 b. 24 Sep 1768, d. 14 Aug 1842
MotherElizabeth Brown2
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*2 August 1828 Springvale estate, Kirkton, Dumfrieshire, Scotland1 

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. 9, 10.
  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. 9.
More information available on request.