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William Bowness1

M, b. 1828, d. 1908
FatherWilliam Bowness2 b. 2 May 1797, d. 24 Dec 1874
MotherMargaret Taylor2 b. 1802, d. 12 May 1873
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*1828 England2 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1881 Summerside, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||William Bonus||William, 46 years old, was born in Scotland. His religion was recorded as Baptist. He worked as a carpenter and he was married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 17, Summerside Town Census Canadian Federal 1881, Spouse=Sarah Ann Woodside, Son=William Wallace Bowness, Son=Walter Scott Bowness, Dau=Eliza A. Bowness, Dau=Lily Jane Bowness1,3 
Death*1908 Norboro, Prince Edward Island, Canada4 

Family

Sarah Ann Woodside b. c 1840
Children

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #128. Surname spelled Bonus, 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. 15.
  3. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 17, Summerside Town, p. 30, Lines 4-9, House 127, Family 128; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
  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. 32.
  5. [S863] Marriage of Walter S. Bowness and Mary M. Beaumont, 2 Aug 1892, photocopied, The Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, F14019, Reg # 1205, Ref # B4/1892.
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William Bowness1

M, b. 24 September 1768, d. 14 August 1842
FatherJohn Bowness1,2 b. c 1740, d. c 30 Nov 1823
Mother-CanSarah Allanby1
ChartsAncestors of Dorothy Lefurgey Weeks
Descendants of John Bowness
Baptism*24 September 1768 St. James Parish, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England3,2 
Marriage* Bride=Ann Tomlin1 
Death*14 August 1842 Springvale, Kirkton, Dumfrieshire, Scotland1 
Burial*1842 Church of Scotland, Kirkton, Dumfrieshire, Scotland; Interred=Scotland Cemetery1 

Family 1

Ann Tomlin d. 7 Nov 1826
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Brown
Child

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.
  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. 5, gives the date as 26 Sep.
  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. 10.
  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. 3, citing the source as Woodlawn Cemetery, Alberton, PE, Canada, Dawn Ellis.
  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. 1, citing the source as Dora Bowness, Dawn Ellis.
  7. [S38] Assumptions by author, based on years of birth of William (Jr.) and Robert Bowness.
  8. [S899] General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh: Old Parochial Register, Register of Births & Baptisms, Parish of Kirkmahoe, County of Dumfries, Ann Bowness, 24 Nov 1799. Ordered online through www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk. Issued 2 Jul 2006.
  9. [S900] General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh: Old Parochial Register, Register of Banns & Marriages, Parish of Dumfries, County of Dumfries, Ann Bowness, 27 Nov 1820. Ordered online through www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk. Issued 2 Jul 2006.
  10. [S898] General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh: Old Parochial Register, Register of Births & Baptisms, Parish of Closeburn, County of Dumfries, Fanny Bowness, 9 Aug 1802. Ordered online through www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk. Issued 2 Jul 2006.
  11. [S903] General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh: Old Parochial Register, Register of Births & Baptisms, Parish of Closeburn, County of Dumfries, unknown Bowness, 19 May 1804. Ordered online through www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk. Issued 2 Jul 2006. The column giving the name of the child is blank.
  12. [S897] General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh: Old Parochial Register, Register of Births & Baptisms, Parish of Closeburn, County of Dumfries, John Bowness, 27 Jul 1806. Ordered online through www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk. Issued 2 Jul 2006.
  13. [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.
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William Bowness1

M

Family

Child

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.
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William Bell Bowness1,2,3

M, b. 7 February 1851, d. 16 August 1921
FatherRobert S. Bowness1,3,2,4 b. 11 Nov 1825, d. 11 May 1904
MotherThirza Tuplin1,5,2,4 b. 12 Aug 1827, d. 5 Dec 1905
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*7 February 1851 Lot 20, Prince Edward Island, Canada3,6,7 
Marriage* Bride=Jane Sutherland1,3 
Cen-Head*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||William Bonefs||William, a 29 year old painter, born on PEI of scotch origins. His religion was recorded as Methodist and he was married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1881, Spouse=Jane Sutherland, Dau=Alma Bowness, Dau=Pearl Bowness8,9 
Cen-Head*28 April 1891 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1891 Canadian Census||William Bowness||William, a 39 year old farmer and builder, was born on PEI. His parents were both born on PEI also. William's religion was recorded as Presbyterian. He was married and could read and write. There were two domestic servants living in the home; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 134, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1891, Spouse=Jane Sutherland, Dau=Alma Bowness, Dau=Pearl Bowness, Son=Byron Bowness, Dau=Ethel B. Bowness, Son=Franklin Bowness, Serv/Dom/Farmlab=George Cameron, Serv/Dom/Farmlab=George Bethune10 
Death*16 August 1921 Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; aged 71 years11,12 
Burial*1921 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery11 

Family

Jane Sutherland b. 23 Sep 1858, d. 12 Feb 1915
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. [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. [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.
  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. [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. Thirza is shown in this record as "Theresa."
  6. [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.
  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. 29, 61.
  8. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #84. Surname spelled Boness, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  9. [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.
  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 19, p. 48, Lines 1-9, Family 207, Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Hereinafter cited as 1891 Canadian Census, PEI, T-6383.
  11. [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.
  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. 61.
  13. [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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William Calvin Bowness1

M, b. 28 May 1914, d. January 1997
FatherGeorge Andrew Bowness1 b. 7 Nov 1882, d. 25 Dec 1968
MotherBernice Bell Lidstone1 b. 22 Nov 1884, d. 30 Jun 1950
Birth*28 May 1914 1 
Moved*after 1930 Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada; moved to Toronto, but couldn't find work2 
Death*January 1997 Richmond, British Columbia, Canada2 

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. [S707] Julia Schweizer, (author e-mail address available on request), to Dawn S. Ellis, email, 13 Jun 2002 (printouts), Dawn Ellis, Graham, North Carolina, USA.
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William Elmer Bowness1,2

M, b. 18 November 1895
FatherColledge Pope Bowness3 b. 8 Dec 1871, d. 18 Nov 1960
MotherElizabeth McKay3 b. c 1875, d. 3 Jun 1911
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*18 November 1895 Prince Edward Island, Canada3 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1901 Lot 25, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1901 Canadian Census||William E. Bowness||William was 5 years old. His birth date was recorded as 18 Nov 1895. He was Canadian of Scotch origins. He could speak English, his mother tongue. He was Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Prince (East) 133, Lot 25 f-2 Census Canadian Federal 1901, HOH=Colledge Pope Bowness4 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S423] Tombstone Inscription, Eleanor Jean Bowness, 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. 57,91.
  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. 57.
  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 #15-20, Family # 47).
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William Ensor Bowness1,2

M, b. 26 June 1914, d. 1962
FatherPercy Lloyd Bowness2 b. 6 Jun 1886, d. 1951
MotherLois Ensor2 b. 1892, d. 1967
Birth*26 June 1914 Prince Edward Island, Canada3,2 
Baptism Pri*4 September 1914 Summerside Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; baptised by H. J. Fraser; Place=CAN, PE, Prince County, Lot 17, Summerside, Summerside Presbyterian Church Parish Register2 
Death*1962 3 
Burial*1962 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery3 

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 118 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside. Last digit of middle name illegible, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  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 William Ensor Bowness, cites: Record Book 2, Page 144-145.
  3. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 118 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
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William Ernest Bowness1,2,3

M, b. 12 August 1877, d. 14 February 1972
FatherAndrew Bowness1 b. 2 Apr 1848, d. 17 Aug 1929
MotherElizabeth G. Stewart1 b. 1842, d. 1915
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*12 August 1877 4 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Earnest W. Bownefs||Earnest, 3 years old, was born on PEI of scotch origins. His religion was recorded as Methodist; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 19 Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=Andrew Bowness5 
Death*14 February 1972 Calgary, Alberta, Canada2 

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 5 April 1997, Descendancy of James and Jane (Tuplin) Bowness (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. 41, gives full 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. 41.
  5. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 19, p. 36-37, Lines 25, 1-5, House 140, Family 147; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
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William Howard Bowness1

M, b. 22 June 1899
FatherHerbert Bell Bowness1 b. 8 Jun 1864, d. 1931
MotherAnnie C. Squarebriggs1 b. 1869, d. 1949
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*22 June 1899 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.
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William Wallace Bowness1

M, b. circa 1860, d. 15 June 1882
FatherWilliam Bowness2 b. 1828, d. 1908
MotherSarah Ann Woodside2 b. c 1840
ChartsDescendants of John Bowness
Birth*circa 1860 Prince Edward Island, Canada3,4 
Cen-E-with*an unknown date in 1881 Summerside, Lot 17, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; 1881 Canadian Census||Wallace Bonus||Wallace, 21 years old, was born on PEI of scotch roots. His religion was recorded as Baptist. He was not married; Cen Plc=PE, Dist 1, Prince, Lot 17, Summerside Town Census Canadian Federal 1881, HOH=William Bowness5 
Death*15 June 1882 aged 22 years, eldest son1 
Burial*1882 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Interred=CAN, PE, Prince Co., Lot 17, S'side, People's Protestant Cemetery1 

Citations

  1. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 536 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  2. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #128. Surname spelled Bonus, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  3. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: 1881 Census, Lot # 25 Fam. #128. Surname spelled Bonus. Birth year estimated from age of 21 in 1881, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  4. [S480] Prince Edward Island Heritage Foundation, Master Name Index, Reel 7; Ref: Lot 17, cem. 4, stone 536 People's Protestant Cemetery, Summerside. Birth year based on age at death, Eptek Exhibition Centre.
  5. [S319] 1881 Canadian Census, Prince Edward Island, Prince County, population, District 1, Prince County, Lot 17, Summerside Town, p. 30, Lines 4-9, House 127, Family 128; citing Library and Archives Canada (LAC), (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) microfilm publication mfm C-13162.
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