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Surnames of Co. Down: Cowan & variants

. Surname .  Parish Information Reference
. . COWAN . Annahilt Lord of Lisnavaghrog c. 1740 DDPP p 133
Mr
Paxton-
COWAN J.P.. Clonduff leased Hilltown Lodge c. 1874 CP 23/6/2005
Mr. COWAN Down of Downpatrick; deceased in 1833; proprietor of Knockbracken & Mealough townlands in Drumbo in 1833 V7 p 60 OSM
Mr.
. COWEN x2 Dromara of Gransha; leased land from Lord Dungannon in 1793 map
Capt. COWAN Garvaghy land proprietor from Annahilt & Comber (with Miss Montgomery in 1836 V12 p 81 & V7 p37 OSM
Lieut. COWAN Hillsborough of Ballyworfey, charity donation in 1836 V12 p 106 OSM
Rev. . COWAN . Kilbroney Catholic priest in 1657 DDPP p 121
Constable . COWAN . Kilmegan attended a death near Dundrum 26 Nov 1910 DR*
. . COWAN . Newry lived in Croreagh townland in 1851 census OFN p 228
Mr. . COWAN . Saintfield coachman for Cricket Club in 1869 SHM '94 p 70
Mr. A. COWAN Esq. Drumballyroney proprietor of Lisnamaugheral & Lisnacrappen in 1836 V3 p 18 OSM
. Abraham COWAN . Newry left a will 1794 OFN p 232
. Abraham COWAN . Newry of Church St, Newry; married Jane Dodd 10 Jul 1821 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church , witnesses were Thomas Best & Mary Anne Nugent; father of David bpt. 30 Apr 1826 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church; a tenant of Marquis of Angelsea, signed a welcome petition 27 Dec 1827 PR; NCT
Miss Agnes COWAN . Greyabbey of Cardy; daughter of Samuel Cowan ( a weaver); married William Morrow of Cardy 23 Sep 1865 at Greyabbey Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Agnes COWAN . Greyabbey wife of John Ledley; mother of James b. 1874 CR
Miss
Agnes
COWAN .
Newtownards
wife of John McDowell; mother of Elizabeth b. 11 Nov & bpt. 15 Feb 1845 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Alexander COWAN  . Holywood of Holywood; b. 1853, son of Robert Cowan (a carter); married Susanna Ross 1880 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. Andrew COWAN . ? a landed proprietor & barrister-at-law; appointed as a magistrate 15 Mar 1842 RNPHCPI
. Andrew COWAN Esq, ? donated £5 to widows & children fund after Newcastle fishing disaster 21 Jan 1843 DR*
. Andrew COWAN . Annahilt of Ballintogh; will granted 5 Jul 1784 IIW # 15115
. Andrew COWAN Esq. Annahilt of Ballylintogh in 1824 POD
. Andrew COWAN . Annahilt of Ballintogh; will granted 1834 IIW # 15114
. Andrew COWAN . Bangor of Clifton Terrace , Bangor, leased a house, pleasure grounds & yard in 1863 from William Cowan GV
. Andrew COWAN . Bangor of Bangor ; owned 1280 acres in 1876 LOI
. Andrew COWAN/COWEN . Bangor lived at Glenganagh in 1875; a magistrate in 1886 PNNI V2 p 173; POD
. Andrew COWAN . Comber of Killynether Castle; local magistrate; died 9 Nov 1870 ; will probated POD; PRONI wills
. Andrew COWAN . Hillsborough area convicted in Co. Down of suspected seditious practices 8 Aug 1797 during United Irishmen Rebellion; convict was arrested with his two brothers, Samuel and William Cowan and Samuel Bell and confined since 22 June & pray to be brought to trial on admitted to bail NAD/SPP 51
Andrew COWAN Hillsborough dispensary subscriber in 1836 V12 p 97 OSM
. Andrew COWAN . Holywood of Craigavad; died 2 Apr 1894; will probated 1896 PRONI wills
. Andrew James COWAN . Holywood of 5 Walmer Terrace, Holywood ; died 23 Sep 1909; will probated 1910 PRONI wills
Miss Ann COWAN . Down regd. Downpatrick; wife of John Feenan ; mother of John b. 1872 CR
. Ann COWAN . Drumgath mistress at the National School in Rathfriland in 1846 POD
Miss Ann COWAN . Drumgath regd. Rathfriland; wife of Cornelius Devlin ; mother of Rose Ann b. 1872 CR
Miss Ann COWAN .
Drumgooland
wife of Michael McEvoy; mother of Elizabeth bapt. 9 Mar 1929 & Mary bapt. 8 Apr 1832 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
Miss Anne COWAN . Killinchy married William Russell 23 Oct 1820 at 1st Killinchy Presbyterian Church PR
Mrs. Anne COWAN .
Newry
daughter of Terence Merey who died 1867 aged 60; buried St. Mary's Catholic graveyard MIs
Miss Ann COWAN/ COWEN . Seapatrick b.c. 1833; from Banbridge ; aged 17 came to Port Phillip (Melbourne, Australia) aboard the 'Diadem' as part of Earl Grey’s Irish Orphan immigrant scheme Jan 1850; employed by Francis B. Jones , cooper of Melbourne ; married William Connolly in 1852; led a colourful life in Victoria, Australia spending time in gaol and giving birth to about 16 children, some of whom came after she and her husband’s marriage broke down Jacinta Van Bakel ; OFGD
Miss Anne Jane COWAN . Seapatrick daughter of John Cowan ; married Hugh Forsythe 28 Feb 1861 CR
Miss Anne Eliza COWAN .
Seapatrick
regd. Banbridge; wife of William Jamison ; mother of Robert James b. 1875 CR
. Arthur COWAN .
Bangor
died 7 Jan 1919 aged 85; husband of Dorothea; buried Abbey graveyard MIs
. Arthur COWAN . Drumgooland farmed in Magheramayo in 1803 LDR
. Bernard COWAN . Drumgooland of Ballymagreehan; head of the house & leaseholder in 1901; living alone 1901 Census
Miss Bessie COWAN . Saintfield & Inishargy wife of James Bailie of Saintfield; died 29 May 1887 aged 69; buried Kircubbin Presbyterian graveyard MIs
Miss Betty COWAN . Drumgooland married William Magin 3 Jan 1845 at Leitrim Catholic Church; witnesses were Michael O'Loughlin, Felx Cowan & Mary Cowan PR
. Catherine COWAN . Drumgooland of Ballymagreehan; head of the house & leaseholder in 1901; living alone 1901 Census
. Catherine COWAN . Kilbroney sponsor at the baptism of Peter, son of Patrick Gribben & Margaret Ward 2 Jun 1814 at Catholic Church PR
Miss
Catherine
COAN . Loughinisland regd.Clough; mother of Mary b. 13 Sep 1868 CR
. Cathrine COWAN . Maghera of Drumee; aged 71; leaseholder of a stone/thatch cottage with 2 rooms & 4 outhouses; 4 people living there in 1911 1911 Census
Miss Catherine COWAN . Newry wife of Thomas McCartan; mother of Mary bpt. 6 Jul 1879 at Newry Catholic Church PR
Miss Catherine COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; daughter of William Cowan ; married John Allen 16 Nov 1852 CR
. Celia COWAN . Drumgooland witness at the marriage of Hugh King & Elizabeth McEvoy 27 Feb 1875 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. Charles COWAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of John, son of Peter O'Hare & Mary McEvoy 27 Dec 1851 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. Charles COWAN . Kilcoo regd.Bryansford; husband of Eliza McNally; father of John b. 14 May 1865 CR
. Charles COWAN . Kilmegan witness at the marriage of John Jordan of Dundrum & Mary Anne Mitchell of Ballylough, at Downpatrick 2 Oct 1866 CR
. Charles COWAN . Kilmegan of Castlewellan ; ran a posting establishment in 1910 POD
. Charles COWAN . Newtownards of Newtownards (a labourer ) ; son of Henry Cowan ( a mason ) ; married Ellen Jane Hawthorne 2 Sep 1909 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Robert John Swindle & Sarah Hawthorne ; father of William Henry b. 9 Apr & bpt. 6 Sep 1909 & Alexander b. 3 Sep & bpt. 3 Nov 1918 at 1st Presbyterian PR
. Charles COWAN . Seapatrick a Protestant of Banbridge in 1766 SHPR
. Charles COWAN .
Warrenpoint
husband of Sarah Conn; father of Charles b. 30 Aug 1871 CR
Miss Christina COWAN .
Newtownards
of Ballyhaft; daughter of James Cowan (a weaver); married widower Jonathan Francis Tibbs of Newtownards 20 Oct 1869 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Eleanor Canning & James Wallace; mother of Margaret Jane bpt. 3 Jul 1870 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church PR; CR
Miss Clarence COWAN . Bright regd.Killough; wife of Robert Bissett ; mother of Robert b. 1866 CR
. David COWAN . Donaghadee of Carneyhill (a weaver ) ; son of David Cowan ( a weaver ) ; married Elizabeth Milby 7 Oct 1854 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Joseph Cowan & John McGivern PR
. David COWAN . Drumgath of Ballykeel; a freehold farmer in 1788; held from Lord Downshire FR
David COWAN .
Drumgooland
regd.Ballyward;husband of Elizabeth Mills; father of Samue lb. 10 Apr 1865 CR
. David COWAN . Greyabbey husband of Anne Cleland; father of James b. 1 Nov 1867 & Robert b. 15 Jan 1870 CR
David COWAN  . Holywood of Holywood; a labourer ; husband of Mary Jane Brown ; father of Freddie bapt. 1900 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. David COWAN . Inishargy of Ballygarvan; a freehold farmer in 1786; held from Mr Sloane FR
.
David
COWAN . Inishargy married Ann McQuoid 8 Mar 1826 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
. David COWAN . Kilmood of Ballyministra; a freehold farmer in 1817; held from John Dominik Byrne FR
. David COWAN . Magheradrool a temporary porter with the Traffic Dept. of Belfast & Co. Down Railway at Ballynahinch Station; aged 40 , accident report #1964 dated 1 Mar 1944 BCDRMSR
David COWAN .
Magherally
of Tullyrain; died 18 Mar 1869 aged 63; father of Martha & sons; buried Ballydown Presbyterian graveyard MIs
. David COWAN . Newtownards son of David Cowan ; married Elizabeth Melbey 7 Oct 1854 CR
. David COWAN . Newtownards of Queen St, Newtownards; leased a house in 1863 from Hugh Cork GV
Edward Porter COWAN .
Bangor
husband of Agnes Cowan; father of male child 14 Nov 1867 & Edward Arthur Porter Cowan b. 9 May 1869 & Annie Elizabeth b. 24 Jul 1870 & male child b. 12 Apr 1872 CR
.
Edward
COWAN . Clonduff of Hilltown; a hotel keeper; husband of Hannah; father of Margaret b. May 1855 CP 30/6/2005
Edward Porter COWAN Esq.
Garvaghy
of Glenghan, Carnew; his daughter's marriage 5 May 1866 DR
Sir Edward P. COWAN . Holywood of Craigavad; a magistrate & deputy lieutenant in 1886 POD
. Edward COWAN . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; son of Patrick Cowan ; married Hannah Moore 11 May 1854 CR
.
Eleanor
COWAN . Clonduff of Cavan; leased a house & 3 acres in 1863 from trustees Hon. Robert Meade GV
Miss Eliza COWAN . Dromara wife of James Graham ; mother of Robert Alexander b. 1872 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Dromore married Thomas hayes 5 Sep 1821 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Dromore daughter of Samuel Cowan ; aged 19 married George McCracken 25 Jun 1852 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Inishargy daughter of John Cowan ; married Andrew Donaldson 29 May 1855 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Charles McBurney ; mother of Charles b. 1874 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Newry married Jacob Gracey 3 Jul 1861 at Sandys Street 1st Presbyterian Church ; mother of William George b. 1868 EA/CR
Miss Eliza Jane COWAN . Seapatrick daughter of William Cowan ; aged 19 married William Morrow 24 Apr 1861 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; mother of John b. 2 Aug 1869 CR
Miss Eliza COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; daughter of Robert Cowan; married James Graham 14 Mar 1861 ; mother of Sarah Jane b. 1869 & Henry b. 1871 CR
. Eliza COWAN . Warrenpoint of Warrenpoint ; died 21 Feb 1904 ; will probated 1904 PRONI wills
. Elizabeth COWAN . Kilmegan of Castlewellan; died 1 Apr 1903 ; will probated 1906 PRONI wills
Miss Elizabeth COWAN . Knockbreda

daughter of David Cowan ( a labourer) ; lived in 14 Saunders St, Belfast; married Andrew Miscampbell of Crossgar then Belfast 14 Jul 1903 at Mountpottinger Presbyterian Church; died before 1906 when Andrew remarried

CR; Bill McCampbell
Miss Elizabeth COWAN . Newry married David Woodney 9 Jul 1793 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church , witnesses were Dr. & Mrs. R. Bell, daughters of James Brown, S. Brown (hatter), S. Brown (boatman) & David Woodney (his father) PR
Mrs. Elizabeth COWAN . Newry of Crobane; died 23 Jul 1887 aged 74; mother of William & Robert; buried Newry Presbyterian graveyard; will probated 1892 MIs; PRONI wills
Miss
Elizabeth
COWAN . Newtownards wife of William Belshaw ; mother of Dorothea Tracy b. 9 Oct 1887 & bpt. 13 Aug 1888 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Elizabeth COWEN . Seapatrick daughter of John Cowen ; aka widow Byrne; married John Jamieson 5 Jan 1862 CR
Miss Ellen COWAN . Magheradrool of Magheraknock; aged 22; daughter of Samuel Cowan; married Robert Patterson of Glasdrumman 19 Oct 1866 at Church of Ireland in Magheradrool by Rev. Charles Boyd; witnesses were James Young & Elizabeth Smith CR
Miss Ellen Jane COWAN . Newtownards daughter of Joseph Cowan ; married John Headley 24 Apr 1854 CR
Mrs. Emily COWAN . Kilbroney daughter of John Lawless Esq. of Dublin; died 13 Mar 1852 in Rostrevor Irish American Weekly
Miss Esther COWAN . Garvaghy daughter of William Cowan ; married James Solivan 4 Jun 1852 CR
. Francis Joseph COWAN . Holywood of High St, Holywood a mechanic; married Eleanor Jane Boyd in 1897 ; father of Margaret Anne Rea Valentine Coean bapt. 1898 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. Frederick COWAN . Blaris regd.Lisburn; son of Frederick Cowan ; aged 21 married Mary McIlwrath 16 Aug 1847 CR
.
George
COWAN . Aghaderg farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
.
George
COWAN . Dromore witness at the marriage of Henry Goolyland & Eliza McKee (of Coolsallagh) 8 Aug 1845 at Banbridge Church of Ireland CR
. George COWAN . Knockbreda of 30 Templemore Ave, East Belfast; an engineer in 1902 POD
George COWAN Newry of North St, Newry; a hatter in 1824 POD
George COWAN Newry son of William Cowan; a widower aged 31 married Miss Abigail Warren 7 Apr 1857 CR
. Hamilton COWAN . ? b. Co. Down; aged 34; living in Pound St, Larne Co. Antrim in 1851 with his wife Elizabeth aged 21 (b. Co. Antrim) & son John aged 1 (b. Co. Antrim) & working as a servant for John Doores 1851 Census fragments
.
Hannah
COWAN . Clonduff of Downshire Hotel, Hilltown; died Aug 1838 aged 22 CP 30/6/2005
Miss Hanna Jane COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; wife of Martin Porter; mother of Anne b. 1870 CR
. Henry COWAN . Belfast & Ballywalter of Belfast ; born 27 Jul 1838 & died 1 Feb 1909; husband of Jeannie Gibson of ballywalter; father of Harry (b. 10 Jun 1867 & d. 19 Apr 1874) ; buried Whitechurch graveyard MIs
. Hugh COWAN . Aghaderg son of Robert Cowan ; married Eliza Stewart 18 Dec 1854 CR
.
Hugh
COWAN . Clonduff of Downshire Hotel, Hilltown; died 1839 CP 30/6/2005
. Hugh COWAN . Newry soldier in Army of reserve ; married Elizabeth Butler of Tullylish 4 Mar 1805 FTM 8/2005 p69
.
Hugh
COWAN . Seapatrick son of Thomas Cowan ; married Isabella Edgar 11 Mar 1853 CR
. Hugh COWAN . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Mary Anne Morrow ; father of Elizabeth b. 18 Mar 1872 CR
. Isaac COWAN . Down & Newry husband of Ann Merrey; father of Elizabeth b. 31 Jul 1868 (regd.Downpatrick) & Terence b. 5 Nov 1870 & Isaac b. 7 May 1873 (regd. Newry) CR
. Isaac Corry COWAN . Newry of Benagh Lodge; a tenant of Marquis of Angelsea, organised a welcome petition 27 Dec 1827 NCT
. Isaac COWAN . Newry of High St, Newry; building blew down in a storm but he and his wife escaped injury 24 mar 1894 Irish World NY
Miss Isabella COWAN . Holywood daughter of James Cowan , a labourer; married Donald McMillan of Cultra 22 Nov 1855 at Linenhall Presbyterian Church, Belfast PR
Miss
Isabella
COWAN . Inishargy married James Murray 11 Feb 1822 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Isabella COWAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of Hugh Frazer ; mother of Mary elizabeth b. 1873 CR
Miss Isabella COWAN .
Seapatrick
regd.Banbridge; wife of James McDowel; mother of Jane b. 1868 CR
Mr. J.C. COWAN Comber teacher at Moneyreagh school in 1836, name could be Cavan V7 p 34 OSM
. J.B. COWAN . Donaghmore of Ballymacarattymore; a farmer in 1886 POD
Rev.
J.D.
COWAN . Donaghmore of the Rectory; member of Ulster Defence Union against Home Rule 21 Oct 1893 BWN
Mr. J.C. COWAN Newry joint land proprietor of Derryleckagh in 1836 OSM
. J. COWAN . Seapatrick of Dromore St, Banbridge ; a rent agent in 1910 POD
. James COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; will probated 1829 IIW V4 p28
James COWAN .
Bangor
son of James Cowan; married Nannie/ Agnes Corke 26 Jun 1860; father of Agnes b. 2 Jan 1869 & Jane b. 21 Oct 1872 CR
. James COWAN . Dromore of Leapogs; will probated 1791 IIW V4 p28
. James COWAN . Dromore will probated in 1829; executor was Rev. William Craig of Dromore IIW # 15121
. James COWAN . Drumballyroney son of James Cowan ; married Mary Thompson 14 Nov 1862 CR
. James COWAN . Drumgooland farmed in Magheramayo in 1803 LDR
. James COWAN .
Dundonald & Newtownards
of Carrowreagh then Craigantlet ; husband of Elizabeth Nightingale ; father of Alexander b. 21 Feb & bpt. 20 Mar 1834 & Sarah b. 1 Oct & bpt. 8 Nov 1840 & Agness b. 17 Feb & bpt. 20 Feb 1844 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. James COWAN . Garvaghy of Carnew; will granted 14 Apr 1826 IIW # 15117
. James COWEN . Garvaghy of Castlevennon; will probated 1832 IIW V4 p28
Mrs. James COWAN . Garvaghy of Carnew House; death notice 12 Jul 1834 NH
. James COWAN . Greyabbey son of James Cowan ; married Mary Hunsdale 6 Feb 1847 CR
. James COWAN . Inishargy of Inishargy; married Mary Forsyth in 1802 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church; died 6 Aug 1849 aged 65; Mary died 3 Jan 1862 aged 79; father of Robert (d. 27 Mar 1830 aged 25) & Sarah (d. 9 Nov 1878 aged 69) & James (d. 16 Dec 1896 aged 83) & his wife Mary who died 27 Nov 1899 aged 76 ; buried Kircubbin Presbyterian graveyard PR; MIs
. James COWAN . Inishargy of Inishargy; a freehold farmer in 1818; held from Rt. Hon. Robert Ward FR
.
James
COWAN . Inishargy married Margaret Brown 16 Mar 1823 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
.
James
COWAN . Inishargy married Jane McGrath 8 Oct 1841 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
. James COWAN . Inishargy will granted 7 Jul 1850 IIW # 15116
. James COWEN . Inishargy of Ballygarvan; leased 13 acres in 1863 from Hugh Montgomery GV
. James COWAN . Magheradrool & Annahilt son of Samuel Cowan ; aged 22 married Sarah Anne McHarry 16 Oct 1860 in Magheradrool; father of Sarah b. 7 Apr 1871 (regd. Annahilt) CR
. James COWAN . Magherally son of David Cowan ; married Mary Sprott 21 Sep 1860 CR
. James COWAN . Newry a grocer & spirit merchant of 39 Water Street in 1852 POD
. James COWAN junior Newtownards b.c. 1827, of Ballyblack; a servant; when full age, married Mary Hunsdale of Island Reagh 6 Feb 1847 at Greyabbey Presbyterian Church MC,Lynda Cowan
. James COWAN . Newtownards of Newtownards (a weaver ) ; son of Robert Cowan ( a weaver ) ; a widower married Eliza Dalzell 12 Nov 1858 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Robert Robson & Ellen McKey PR
. James COWAN . Newtownards of Ballyskeagh High; leased a house & 18 acres in 1863 from Marquis of Londonderry; annual rent was £18.1.0, in arrears in May 1865 GV; Mount Stewart Rental Roll, Lynda Cowan
. James COWAN . Newtownards of Killarn; leased a house & 6 acres in 1863 from Marquis of Londonderry GV
. James COWAN . Newtownards of Loughriscouse; leased a house in 1863 from John Dalzell GV
. James COWAN . Newtownards of Loughriscouse; husband of Eliza; communicants at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church ; Eliza died 1881 PR, Lynda Cowan
. James COWAN . Seapatrick will probated in 1832; executor was William Cowan of Banbridge IIW # 15124
. James COWAN . Seapatrick regd. Banbridge; husband of Mary Thompson ; father of Martha Jane b. 7 May 1873 CR
. James COWAN . Slanes area died 20 Oct 1934; husband of Eliza J. who d.1965; buried Slanes graveyard MIs
. James COWAN . Warrenpoint husband of Mary Trimble; father of William John b. 9 Dec 1867 & James b. 6 May 1869 CR
Miss Jane COWAN . Dromore

daughter of William Cowan of Larch Hill ; wife of Francis Heron; died 20 Jan 1841 aged 90 years ; buried Heron mausoleum in Killyleagh Church of Ireland graveyard

Mausoleum Trust
Miss Jane COWAN .
Dromore
wife of James Jess(e); mother of Thomas b. 12 Jan 1848 & Mary Jane b. 4 Feb 1855 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss Jane COWAN . Greyabbey & Newtownards daughter of James Cowan; aged 23 married William McGowan/ Megowan 7 Jul 1851 in Greyabbey ; mother of William James b. 12 Dec 1855 & bpt. 1 Jun 1856 & Elizabeth b. 11 Dec 1863 & bpt. 7 Feb 1864 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church & William James b. 24 Jul 1868 (regd. Newtownards) PR; CR
Miss Jane COWAN . Greyabbey daughter of James Cowan of Blackabbey; married Hugh Orr Of Tullykevin 9 Jun 1871 in Greyabbey 2nd Presbyterian Church ; mother of Agnes b. 1872 & Robert b.1874 CR; Margaret Cairns
Miss Jane COWAN . Hillsborough of Hillsborough; wife of Stephen Ferris; mother of twins, Joseph & William John b. 1868 & Stephen b. 1870 & Eliza Jane b. 13 Dec 1871 CR
Miss
Jane
COWAN . Inishargy married James Mc Quoid 29 Oct 1841 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Jane COWAN . Knockbreda regd.Ballymacarrett; wife of John Semple; mother of James b. 1868 CR
Miss Jane COWAN . Newtownards daughter of Hugh Cowan ; aged 30 married Theophilus Moderate 20 Aug 1850 CR
Miss Jeannie COWAN . Newtownards wife of James McGowan Robson of Ballyblack then Loughriscouse ;mother of Margaret Caughey Robson b. 16 Dec 1918 & bpt. 6 Jan 1919 & Mary Sophia b. 9 Oct & bpt. 27 Nov 1924 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Joanna COWAN . Newry married John McCullogh 17 Jan 1829 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church , witnesses were John McCullogh & William Cowan PR
. John COWAN . ? with many other linen drapers & owners of bleach yards, signed a statement of support for Inspector of Brown Linen, James Fowler of Hillsborough 2 Sep 1796 BN
. John COWAN/ COWEN . ? aged 11; convicted in Co. Down of larceny 5 Apr 1845 & sentenced to 7 years transportation to Australia; arrived in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania), Australia 30 Aug 1845 on board ' Ratcliffe' NAD/TR5 p44/CRF1845 Misc 16; NWD
. John COWAN/COWEN . ? aged 40, a widower with 3 children; convicted in Co. Down of house breaking & robbery 19 Mar 1850 & sentenced to 10 years transportation to Australia, left on 'Phoebe Dunbar ' 2 Jun 1853 out of Kingston ; arrived Fremantle, Western Australia 30 Aug 1853; ticket-of-leave granted 10 Mar 1854; conditional pardon granted 19 Apr 1856 NAD/TR10 p 66; NWD
. John COWAN . Annahilt of Ballintogh; will dated 16 Sep 1767 & lodged 1783 IIW # 15119;IIW V4 p28
. John COWAN . Annahilt husband of Margaret Jane Abernethy; father of John b. 1 Jun 1870 CR
. John COWAN . Clonduff of Ballygorianbeg ; leased a house & 19 acres in 1863 from Earl Annesley & leased out 2 houses next door GV
. John COWAN . Clonduff of Tamary , leased a house & 9 acres in 1863 from Earl Annesley & with Bernard Mahon leased another 1/2 acre GV
. John COWAN . Donaghmore husband of Martha Patton; father of Margaret b. 2 Jan 1870 & Robert b. 1 Sep 1873 CR
. John COWAN . Donaghmore a farmer in 1881 POD
.
John
KOWAN . Down of Downpatrick; executor in the will of Martha Mince in 1833 IIW # 46436
John COWAN Dromore husband of Mary Martin ; father of James b. 18 Dec 1800 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. John COWAN . Dromore husband of Mary Campbell ; father of Mary Ann b. 16 Dec 1819 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. John COWAN/ COWEN . Dromore married Susanna Porter 2 Sep 1836 at Dromore Church of Ireland ; father of Jane b. 9 Nov 1838 & Sarah b. 28 Jul 1841 & William b. 8 Feb 1843 & John b. 19 Mar 1848 & James b. 25 Dec 1850 & Samuel bpt. 18 Mar 1854 & Sarah b. 9 Sep 1860 & bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Rev. John COWAN . Dromore Catholic curate in 1875 -1876 DDPP p59
. John COWAN . Drumballyroney husband of Jane Jordan; father of Agnes b. 4 Jul & bpt. 24 Aug 1841 & John b. 1 Oct & bpt. 23 Oct 1844 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. John COWAN . Drumgath of Rathfriland or Craignew; in prison for his part in the United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798 MOA p311
. John COWAN . Drumgooland farmed in Ballymagenaghy in 1803 LDR
. John COAN . Drumgooland farmed in Ballymagreehan in 1803 LDR
. John COWAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Mary , daughter of Charles McCartan & Mary Grant of Ballymagreehan 14 Sep 1865 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
John COWAN
.
Drumgooland
regd.Ballyward;husband of Eliza Cromie; father of Nancy b. 29 Nov 1871 CR
John COWAN/ COAN .
Drumgooland
regd.Ballyward; husband of Ellen McComish; father of John b. 25 Jul 1869 & Catherine b. 14 Jan 1872 CR
Capt. John COWAN . Garvaghy of Carnew; involved in United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798; arrested & sent to Blaris camp; fled the country MOA p112,216,283
. John COWAN Esq. Garvaghy of Carnew; a farmer; leased land from Trevor family in Gransha, Dromara , leases dated 2 May 1803 & 14 Sep 1805 TEP: PRONI D/ 788/485 & 563
. John COWAN . Garvaghy of Carnew; will probated 3 Dec 1814 IIW # 15118;IIW V4 p28
. John COWAN Esq. Garvaghy of Corbally; died 8 Jan 1851 aged 78; husband of Agnes; buried Kilkinamurry Presbyterian graveyard; will probated 1852 MIs; IIW V4 p28
John COWAN  . Holywood of Holywood; a coachman; husband of Agnes Moore ; father of James bapt. 1865 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
. John COWAN . Kilbroney regd.Rostrevor; husband of Mary Anne Gribbon; father of Elizabeth b. 4 Apr 1869 & Joseph b. 8 May 1871 CR
.

John

COWAN . Kilcoo husband of Mary Campbell ; father of Elizabeth bpt. 8 Feb 1824 & John bpt. 19 Mar 1826 at Bryansford Church of Ireland PR;FHL #823750
. John COWAN . Knockbreda regd.Castlereagh; husband of Agnes Moore; father of William John b. 30 Oct 1869 & Robert b. 1 Jan 1872 CR
. John COWAN . Maghera of Drumee; aged 44; leaseholder of a stone/slate cottage with 3 windows facing the front, 3 rooms & 7 outhouses & 2 people 1911 Census
. John KOUNE . Magheradrool father of James bpt. Sunday 11 Mar 1705 at Ballynahinch Presbyterian Church by Rev William Reid BPCR
.

John

COWAN . Newry of 4th Garrison Battalion; father of Robert bpt. 21 Dec 1814 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. John COWAN . Newry of Needham Place, Newry; a solicitor in 1910 POD
. John COWAN .
Newtownards
of Newtownards; a labourer & widower ; son of William Cowan (a labourer ); married Isabella Orme of Newtownards 11 Aug 1894 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James Pool & Sarah Jane Poole PR
. John COWAN . Seapatrick a Protestant of Banbridge in 1766 SHPR
. John COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Esther Brown; father of John b. 26 Oct 1867 & James b. 8 Jan 1870 CR
. John COWAN . Seapatrick of Linen Hall St, Banbridge; died 3 Apr 1899; husband of Esther who d. 19 Nov 1916; father of Thomas & Frances; buried Banbridge 1st Presbyterian graveyard MIs
.
Joseph
COWAN . ? from south Down; served with 'D' Company, 13th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles in 1st World War RCDJB p33
. Joseph COWAN . Donaghadee in Ballyrawer , leased 2 acres in 1863 from William Adams & 1 acre nearby from Nicholas D. Crommelin GV
. Joseph COWAN . Donaghadee &
Newtownards
of Caerrowdore; a car driver; son of Joseph Cowan (a car driver ); married Lizzie Marshall 18 Mar 1885 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were John McGivern & Eleanor M. Marshall PR
.
Joseph
COWAN . Garvaghy son of Robert Cowan ; married Margaret Bigham 1 Nov 1860 CR
.

Joseph

COWAN . Newry of Sheeptown; a farmer ; father of Joseph bpt. 13 Aug 1779 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
.

Joseph

COWAN . Newry of Benagh ; father of Mary bpt. 16 Jan 1813 & Margaret bpt. 3 Aug 1815 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church PR
. Joseph COWAN . Newry of Croreagh; executor in the will of Sarah Tweedy in 1834 IIW # 65338
. Joseph COWAN . Newry of Marcus Square; a writing clerk; will probated 1837 ; executor was J. Cowan of Croreagh IIW V4 p 165; IIW # 15133
. Joseph COWAN . Newry son of Joseph Cowan; married Margaret McGladdery 13 Feb 1862 ; father of Elizabeth b. 10 Oct 1867 CR
. Joseph COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Mary Herron; father of William James b. 5 Jul 1868 CR
. Joseph COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Margaret Bigham; father of Essy b. 14 Nov 1868 & Joseph b. 30 Sep 1870 CR
Miss
L.E.
COWAN . Knockbreda of 33 Castlereagh Road , East Belfast; a newsagent & stationer in 1902 POD
. Laurence COWAN . Kilmegan an boot & shoemaker in Castlewellan in 1846 POD; Barbara Johnston
. Laurence COWAN . Kilmegan

of Castlewellan ; leased a house & yard in 1863 from William Meharg

GV
Miss Lizzie COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; mother of Sarah Jane b. 19 Feb 1870 CR
. Louisa COWAN . Knockbreda b. 1876 in Belfast; a Unitarian Presbyterian; living at 73 Fraser St, Belfast in 1911 with boarders Richard Aitken , John Speedie & John Scott 1911 census
Miss Margaret COWAN . ? aged 31 ; convicted in Co. Down of larceny 21 Oct 1842 & sentenced to 7 years transportation to Australia; on board ' East London', which arrived Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania ) 21 Sep 1843 , married to John Alexander , onboard with 2 girls Eliza Alexander (died 24 Aug 1843 or Diarrohea) & Margaret Alexander (aged 7 embarked); Margaret died of debility & diarrohea 8 Aug 1843 on passage NAD/TR4 p218; NWD
Miss Margaret COWAN . Annahilt & Killyleagh daughter of late Samuel Cowan Esq. of Annahilt ; married James Heron Esq. of Tullyveery 27 Nov 1833 BN
. Margaret COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; will probated 1840 IIW V4 p28
Miss Margaret COWAN . Annahilt & Killyleagh

youngest daughter of Samuel Cowan of Ballylintagh; wife of James Heron; died 30 May 1868 aged 65; buried Heron mausoleum in Killyleagh Church of Ireland graveyard

Mausoleum Trust
Miss Margaret COWAN . Donaghadee wife of William John McClure; mother of Samuel b. 1868 & Joseph b. 1870 CR
Miss Margaret COWAN . Drumbo regd. Ballylesson; wife of Richard Skates; mother of Thomas b. 11 Jun 1865 & Thomas b. 2 Aug 1871 & John b. 31 Jul 1873 CR
Miss Margaret COWAN . Greyabbey wife of William Cooper; mother of Annie b. 1866 & Martha b. 1868 & William b. 1870 CR
Miss
Margaret
COWAN . Greyabbey wife of Thomas Allen ; mother of James b. 1872 CR
Miss Margaret Anne Rea Valentine COWAN  . Holywood of High St, Holywood; b. 1898, daughter of Francis Joseph Cowan, a mechanic ; married John Frazer Jefferson in 1918 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
Miss
Margaret
COWAN . Knockbreda regd.Castlereagh; wife of William Chambers ; mother of Mary Matherett b. 1869 & Thomas b. 1871 CR
Miss Margaret COWAN . Knockbreda b. 1882 in Co. Down; Congregationalists; a linen weaver; a boarder with William & Margaret McClure at 13 Gawn St, Belfast in 1911 1911 census
. Margaret COWAN . Loughinisland died 12 Jun 1751 aged 38; buried old Loughinisland graveyard MIs
Miss Margaret COWAN . Newry of Croreagh; married Samuel Browne 9 Dec 1792 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Samuel Brown (his father), Woodney Browne (his brother), Joanna Cowan (her mother), Samuel Cowan (her brother) & Robert Bell (apothecary) PR
Miss Margaret COWAN . Newtownards of Loughriscouse; daughter of James Cowan (a weaver) ; aged 20 married William Stewart , a soldier of Ballywatticock 6 Mar 1860 at Ballyblack Presbyterian Church, witnesses were James .... & Agnes George CR
Miss Martha COWAN . Newry married Hugh Graham 13 Mar 1818 at Old Newry Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church , witness was George Scott PR
Miss Martha COWAN . Newtownards daughter of John Cowan ; aged 21 married William Gemmell 23 Oct 1860 CR
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Annahilt wife of Thomas Armstrong; mother of John b. 1870 CR
Miss
Mary Jane
COWAN Ballyphilip regd.Portaferry; wife of Thomas Jordan ;mother of thomas b. 1870 CR
Miss Mary Jane COWAN . Down daughter of Daniel Cowan ; aged 25 married Thomas Mills 26 Oct 1852 CR
Miss Mary Ann COWAN . Down married William Hanvey 13 Jun 1865 at Downpatrick Registry Office EA/CR
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Dromore mother of Elizabeth Gardner Cowan b. 17 Oct 1867 & bpt. Dromore Church of Ireland PR/ CR
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Dromore wife of John Mulligan; mother of Anna Jane b. 1869 & Thomas b. 1871 & David b. 1874 CR
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Dromore & Donaghmore wife of James Maxwell ; mother of George b. 1871 (regd. Dromore) & Mary Ann b. 1873 (regd. Donaghmore) CR
Mrs. Mary COWAN . Garvaghy daughter of Alexander McBurney 1800-1874 who was buried Garvaghy Presbyterian graveyard MIs
Miss Mary COWAN . Greyabbey of Blackabbey; aged 32 married Robert Close of Balligan on 15 Apr 1898 at Church of Ireland in Greyabbey; daughter of William Close; witnesses were William Colville & Anne Filson CR
Miss
Mary
COWAN . Inishargy married Samuel Cleland 19 Oct 1831 at Kircubbin Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Mary Jane COWAN . Inishargy daughter of David Cowan ; married Andrew Kerr 22 Dec 1851 CR
Miss Mary COWEN Kilcoo wife of Samuel Trusdal; mother of William bpt. 20 Dec 1823 at Bryansford Church of Ireland PR
Miss Mary Ann COWAN . Killyleagh married William Bell 31 Aug 1839 at Killyleagh 1st Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Mary Jane COWAN . Knockbreda daughter of William Cowan ; married Hugh Johnston 14 Nov 1856 CR
Miss Mary COWAN . Magheradrool daughter of Samuel Cowan ; married Hugh Boyd 1 Jan 1852 CR
Mrs. Mary COWAN . Newry of High Street; a widow; will probated 1815 IIW V4 p 165
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Newry wife of John Copeland ; mother of Sarah b. 1867 & Isaac b. 1869 & Margaret b. 1870 & Thomas b. 1872 CR
Miss
Mary
COWAN . Newtownards married Alexander Stewart, founder of the Londonderry family (Lords) , c. 1700 FDFS p25, 54
Miss Mary Anne COWAN Newtownards daughter of John Cowan ; married John Orr 11 Dec 1854 CR
Miss Mary Ann COWAN . Newtownards daughter of James Cowan ; aged 22 married Joseph Lundy 13 Mar 1855 CR
Miss Mary COWAN . Seapatrick daughter of William Cowan ; married David Hawthorne 8 Aug 1856 CR
Miss Mary COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; wife of Hugh Magill; mother of Hugh Samuel b. 1865 CR
Miss Mary Anne COWAN . Sea[atrick regd. Banbridge; mother of Anne Jane b. 4 Apr 1873 CR
Miss Maureen COWAN Kilmegan attended Annsborough School in 1930s; photo MO 8/04
. Michail COWAN
CANE
. Aghaderg regd.Loughbrickland; husband of Agness Mulholland ; father of Mary Agness b. 9 Oct 1867 & Michail b. 18 Sep 1870 & Patrick b. 1874 CR
. Michael COWAN . Comber of Creevy; with John Gunion paid Rectorial Tithes to Mount Alexander Estate for 14 years from 1681 PRONI D/654/R/2/1
Miss Nancy COWAN Dromore partner of William Bell ; mother of Mary Anne Cowan or Bell b. 29 Dec 1837 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
Miss Nancy COWAN . Drumgooland regd.Ballyward; wife of William Weir; mother of John b. 1868 & George b. 1870 CR
. P.C. COWAN M.I.C.E Newry county surveyor in Newry in 1910 POD
.
Patrick
COWAN . Clonduff of Downshire Hotel in Hilltown ; died in 1830 aged 53 CP 30/6/2005
. Patrick COWAN . Clonduff of Hilltown; will dated 1837 & lodged 1839 IIW V4 p28
. Patrick COWAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Michael, son of John Carolan & Susan McCartan 14 Jun 1866 at Leitrim Catholic Church PR
. Patrick COWAN . Kilbroney Catholic; a resident of Kilbroney parish in 1766 1766 Religious Census
. Paxon COWAN . Holywood member of Urban District Council in 1910 POD
. Rachel COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; will probated 1788; alias Todd & Jackson IIW V4 p28
. Richard COWAN . Down an assistant churchwarden in 1711 & churchwarden at Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1714 DAIPC p11,20
. Richard COWAN . Saul of Ballintogher; an assistant churchwarden for Downpatrick Church of Ireland in 1705 DAIPC p20
. Robert COWINE . Dromore married Janet Nicholson at Ballynahinch Presbyterian Church by Mr Reid 25 Nov 1696 BPCR
.
Robert
KOWAN . Drumgath of Newry St, Rathfriland ; a carpenter in 1846 POD
.
Robert
COWAN . Holywood of Ean Hill St, Holywood; leased a house & small garden in 1863 from James Grey GV
Robert COWAN .
Holywood
of High St, Holywood; a labourer/carter; husband of Agnes Cox; father of Jane Patterson Cowan bapt. 1863 & Agnes b. 19 Apr 1865 & Isaac bapt. 1867 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church & Mary Ann b. 26 Jun 1869 & Robert b. 30 May 1871(regd.Castlereagh) CR; PR
Robert COWAN  . Holywood of Holywood; a carter ; husband of Sarah ? ; father of Robert bapt. 1871 at 1st Holywood Presbyterian Church PR
.
Robert
COWAN . Kilcoo of Fofanny; wrote letters to his niece , margaret, in USA 29 Jan 1855 & 3 Sep 1868 CP 15/9/2005 & 9/2005
. Robert COWAN . Newry husband of Jane Henry; father of Jane b. 24 Apr 1868 CR
. Robert COWAN . Newry a farmer in 1881 POD
. Robert COWAN . Newtownards of Ballyskeagh ; husband of Agnes Cumming ; father of John b. 23 Feb & bpt. 20 Mar 1834 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. Robert COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Mary Halliday; father of Robert James b. 6 Nov 1871 CR
. Rose COWAN . Drumgooland sponsor at the baptism of Catherine , daughter of Redmond McCartan & Catherine Tailor 18 Jun 1842 at Leitrim Catholic church PR
Miss Rosetta COWAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; wife of James Harper ; mother of Martin b. 1872 CR
.
Ross
COWAN . Holywood of Ballydavey; leased a house & small garden in 1863 from Samuel Gibson GV
.
Samuel
COWAN . Annahilt farmed over one acre so granted a spinning wheel premium & the right to grow flax in 1796 Irish Flax Growers list
. Samuel COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; will probated 1815 IIW V4 p28
. Samuel COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; will probated 1825 IIW V4 p28
. Samuel COWAN . Annahilt of Ballylintogh; his youngest daughter Margaret Heron died 30 May 1868 aged 65 & buried Killyleagh Church of Ireland graveyard MIs
. Samuel COWAN . Bangor in Souter's Row, Bangor; leased out 2 houses in 1863 GV
. Samuel COWAN . Dromore husband of Mary Lowry / Loury ; father of Mary Jane b. 5 Apr 1838 & George b. 26 Apr 1840 & Samuel b. 16 May 1842 & Elizabeth b. 16 Jan 1844 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. Samuel COWAN . Greyabbey of Cardy leased a house in 1863 from Alexander Murphy GV
. Samuel COWAN . Hillsborough area convicted in Co. Down of suspected seditious practices 8 Aug 1797 during United Irishmen Rebellion; convict was arrested with his two brothers, Andrew and William Cowan and Samuel Bell and confined since 22 June & pray to be brought to trial on admitted to bail NAD/SPP 51
. Samuel COWAN . Knockbreda of Cromac Lodge in 1852 POD
. Samuel COWAN . Knockbreda of 100 Templemore Ave , East Belfast; a grocer in 1902 POD
. Samuel COWAN . Magheradrool of Magheraknock; a weaver; father of Ellen who married Robert Patterson in 1866 CR*
. Samuel COWAN . Newry a tenant of Marquis of Angelsea, signed a welcome petition 27 Dec 1827 NCT
. Samuel COWAN . Newry husband of N. Edgar; father of a daughter b. 20 Sep & bpt. 3 Oct 1830 at Newry Church of Ireland FHL film#259218
. Samuel COWAN . Newry husband of Elizabeth Burns; father of William John b. 10 Feb 1868 CR
. Samuel Paxton- COWAN . Newry a landed proprietor; appointed as a magistrate 19 Dec 1885 RNPHCPI; POD1910
Lieut. Samuel Kennedy COWAN . Newtownards of Royal North Down Rifles; poems 23 May 1874 & 4 Aug 1877 NC
. Samuel COWAN . Saintfield husband of Eliza Patterson ; father of Margaret b. 10 May 1872 CR
Samuel COWAN   Seapatrick son of Thomas Cowan; married Mrs Letitia Clarke (nee Mullen) 8 May 1856 CR
Miss Sarah Ann COWAN . Aghaderg regd.Loughbrickland; wife of David Greenaway; mother of Elizabeth b. 1867 CR
. Sarah COWEN . Aghaderg of Meenan ; owned 9 acres in 1876 LOI
Miss Sarah COWAN . Annahilt wife of Francis Carothers; mother of John b. 1866 CR
Mrs.
Sarah
COWAN . Comber daughter of David McIlveen; a widow; married Robert McMillan 14 Nov 1850 CR
Miss Sarah COWAN . Hillsborough wife of James John Andrew; mother of Rose b. 1869 & William James b. 1871 & Rose Isabella b. 1873 CR
Miss Sarah COWAN . Kilkeel daughter of William Cowan ; married Adam Barker/ Barber 13 Nov 1862 ; mother of Sarah b. 1872 & Margaret b. 16 Jul & bpt. 1875 at Kilkeel Presbyterian Church CR; PR
Miss Sarah COWAN . Moira wife of Samuel Lilburn ; mother of Agnes b. 1873 CR
Miss
Sarah
COWAN . Newry daughter of William Cowan ; married Robert Brown 25 Mar 1851 CR
Miss Sarah COWAN . Newry wife of David McElroy; mother of Elizabeth b. 1870 CR
Miss Susanna(h) /Susane COWAN . Dromore wife of Robert Fisher ; mother of Jane b. 18 Jun 1865 (bpt. Dromore Church of Irelamd) & William John b. 1869 & Mary Anne b. 1872 (regd. Dromore) PR: CR
Miss Susan COWAN . Knockbreda regd.Ballymacarrett; wife of William McCaw; mother of Mary b. 1865 CR
Miss
Susan
COWAN . Newtownards wife of Andrew McIlrath of Comber ; mother of Andrew b. 28 Oct & bpt. 1 Nov 1836 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
Miss Teresa COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; wife of William James b. 1866 & Sarah Jane b. 1867 CR
. Thomas COWAN . Ardglass a fireman with the Loco Dept. of Belfast & Co. Down Railway at Ardglass Station c. 1920; later became a policeman BCDRMSR
.
Thomas COWAN . Ballyphilip of Portaferry; a member of Royal Navy in 1868 SSSCP p57
.
Thomas
COWAN . Knockbreda of 65 Albertbridge Rd, East Belfast; a ropemaker in 1902 POD
.
Thomas
COWAN . Newtownards of Drumawhy then Drumhirk (a labourer); son of John Cowan (a farmer) ; married Margaret McCutcheon 11 Nov 1847 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church, witnesses were Lucius Crymbvle & Alexander McCutcheon ; father of Robert b. 6 Nov & bpt. 11 Nov 1849 PR; CR
Miss
Violet
COWEN . Comber a female jockey who rode in the North Down Harriers Hunt Club at carnesure in 1910 ACOC p151
. William COWAN . ? with many other linen drapers & owners of bleach yards, signed a statement of support for Inspector of Brown Linen, James Fowler of Hillsborough 2 Sep 1796 BN
. William John COWAN . Aghaderg regd.Loughbrickland; husband of Ann Jane Cowan; father of Elizabeth Jane b. 24 Mar 1868 & Henrietta b. 18 Jul 1869 CR
. William John COWAN . Aghaderg regd.Loughbrickland; husband of Sarah Jane Cowan; father of James Moorhead Cowan b. 26 Dec 1870 CR
. William COWAN . Bangor in Clifton Terrace , Bangor, leased 5 houses, pleasure grounds & yards in 1863from Robert E. Ward GV
. William COWAN . Bangor in Main St, Bangor, with Alexander McCullough leased out a house in 1863 to Echlin GV
William COWAN Belfast merchant, executor in the will of John Gray of Inch in 1858 MID p 88
.
William Paxton-
COWAN J.P. Clonduff leased The Lodge in Hilltown c. 1680 CP 30/6/2005
William COWANS Down married Mary Berry 20 Mar 1814 at Downpatrick Church of Ireland PR
William COWAN Dromore of Tullindoney & Lappogues; husband of Jane McAdam; father of John b. 16 Jul 1806 & Agnes b. 6 Nov 1808 & George b. 14 Sep 1813 & William b. 20 Jun 1823& bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland & James bapt. 21 Feb 1821 at Dromore Presbyterian Church PR
. William COWAN . Dromore of Kinallen; a deceased linen draper ; mentioned in Deeds dated 1822 bequeathed 160 acres in Benagh (in entail) in 1823 to Paxton family Registry of Deeds, Dublin Vol 771 p509 & Vol 781 p123
. William COWAN . Dromore deceased; mentioned in Deeds dated 1823 Registry of Deeds, Dublin Vol 797 p232
. William COWAN . Dromore married Jane Martin 1 Apr 1830 at Dromore Church of Ireland Cathedral PR
. William COWAN . Dromore of Larch Hill; his daughter Jane Heron died 20 Jan 1841 aged 90 & buried Killyleagh graveyard MIs
William COWAN Dromore husband of Sarah Murdock ; father of James b. 17 Mar 1856 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
William COWAN Dromore husband of Martha Black; father of Samuel b. 4 Jan 1861 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland PR
. William COWAN . Dromore husband of Mary Anne Hutcheson; father of Anne b. 12 Aug 1872 & Samuel b. 6 Jul 1874 CR
. William COWAN . Drumballyroney husband of Martha Hawthorn; father of Sarah Ann b. 11 Oct & bpt. 29 Oct 1838 at Ballyroney Presbyterian Church PR
. William COWAN . Drumbo regd.Ballylesson; husband of Mary Jane Waterworth; father of Robert b. 25 Apr 1869 & Esther b. 15 Mar 1874 CR
. William COAN . Drumgooland farmed in Ballymagenaghy in 1803 LDR
. William COWAN Esq. Garvaghy of Corbally ; mentioned in Deeds dated 1822 Registry of Deeds, Dublin Vol776 p492
. William Andrew COWAN . Garvaghy son of John Cowan ; married Elizabeth Watt 29 Nov 1860 CR
. William COWAN . Greyabbey son of James Cowan ; married Ann Creevey 13 Jan 1847 CR
. William COWAN . Greyabbey of Blackabbey; a labourer; father of Mary who married Robert Close in 1898 CR
. William COWAN . Hillsborough area convicted in Co. Down of suspected seditious practices 8 Aug 1797 during United Irishmen Rebellion; convict was arrested with his two brothers, Andrew and Samuel Cowan and Samuel Bell and confined since 22 June & pray to be brought to trial on admitted to bail NAD/SPP 51
. William COWAN . Holywood

of Craigavon Lodge, Holywood Rd, Strandtown; a gardener in 1902

POD
. William COWAN . Kilcoo of Newcastle ; a witness at the Boundary Commission in 1924 to review whether Newry should be in the new Free State or Northern Ireland CP 19/3/2009
. William John COWAN . Knockbreda son of William Cowan ; married Ann Jane Cowan (daughter of John Cowan) 27 Apr 1867 CR
. William COWAN . Knockbreda regd. Castlereagh; husband of Mary Falloon ; father of Maria Ann b. 30 May 1872 & William Sidney b. 3 Jul 1873 CR
. William COWAN . Knockbreda of 25 Ravensdale St, East Belfast; a harbour con (?) in 1901 POD
. William COWAN . Newry of Croreagh; will probated in 1749 IIW V4 p 165
. William COWAN . Newry bequeathed 13 acres in Desart to William Paxton Esq. of Ballycashone in 1818 Registry of Deeds, Dublin Vol 724 p265
William COWAN Newry of Upper North Street;gave 10 shillings to dispensary & fever hospital; charity donation in 1836; a hatter in 1846 NCT; V3 p 100 OSM; POD
. William COWAN Esq. Newry father of Anna who married Peter Sheriff Esq. of Liverpool at St. Mary's Church 14 Oct 1845 by Rev. D. Boyd AG
. William COWAN . Newry son of Joseph Cowan; married Sarah Greer/ Green 28 Sep 1862 ; father of James b. 16 Oct 1868 & Sarah Ann b. 29 Jul 1872 CR
. William COWAN . Newry husband of Grace Smith/Smyth; father of William Francis b. 30 May 1866 & Mary Ann b. 12 Dec 1868 & Grace b. 19 Jul 1870 & Robert b. 29 Dec 1873 CR
. William COWAN . Newry husband of Esther McNamara ; father of Bridget b. 23 Sep 1872 CR
. William COWAN . Newtownards of Ballyskeagh ; husband of Rachel Tourentine ; father of Alles b. 1 Jan & bpt. 19 Jan 1845 at 1st Newtownards Presbyterian Church PR
. William COWAN . Newtownards son of William Cowan ;aged 23 married Eliza Wilson 12 May 1862 CR
. William COWAN . Newtownards a temporary porter with the Traffic Dept. of Belfast & Co. Down Railway at Newtownards Station; aged 50 , accident report #2251 dated 15 Sep 1945 & # 2306 dated 19 Dec 1945 BCDRMSR
. William John COWAN . Seapatrick regd.Banbridge; husband of Catherine Harper; father of James b. 13 Dec 1868 CR
. William COWAN . Warrenpoint husband of Elizabeth Hadzor ; father of Joanna Sherif Cowan b. 22 May 1872 CR

 

Last Updated November 2014
By Ros Davies