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  • Name William Dowton  [1
    Born 1830  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 31 Oct 1830  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Coats Green 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Throcking, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Engand 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Throcking, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Agrcultural Labourer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    No. 2 Cottered Street 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    No. 3 Cottered Street 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farm Labourer 
    Died 1903  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1903 and 30 Sep 1903  Royston, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Death 
    • Volume 3a, Page 285
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    Father Josiah Dowton
              b. Abt 1796, Buckland, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rhoda Conyard
              b. Abt 1801, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Dec 1829  Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Extracted from IGI Records 22/1/2010
      JOSIAH DOWTON
      Male
      Birth:
      Christening:
      Death:
      Burial:
      Spouse: RHODA CONYARD
      Marriage: 27 DEC 1829, Cottered, Hertford, England
    Family ID F15606  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Unknown
              b. Abt 1832, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1911, Barnet, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 1854 
    Registration Dec 1854  Royston, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage 
    • Volume 3a, Page 273
    Registration Sep 1855  Royston, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage 
    • Volume 3a, Page 233
    Children 
     1. William Dowton
              b. 1856
              d. 1856  (Age 0 years)
     2. Hezekiah Henry Dowton
              b. 1858, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Walter Dowton
              b. 1860, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William Dowton
              b. 1862, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Sarah Dowton
              b. 1864, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Frederick Dowton
              b. 1867, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ellen Dowton
              c. 16 Jan 1870, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Martha Dowton
              b. 1873, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F15611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1830 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 31 Oct 1830 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Coats Green - 6 Jun 1841 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Engand - 30 Mar 1851 - Throcking, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Throcking, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Dec 1854 - Royston, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Sep 1855 - Royston, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 2 Apr 1871 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agrcultural Labourer - 3 Apr 1881 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - No. 2 Cottered Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 5 Apr 1891 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - No. 3 Cottered Street - 5 Apr 1891 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 31 Mar 1901 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Labourer - 31 Mar 1901 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1903 - Cottered, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Jul 1903 and 30 Sep 1903 - Royston, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    1841: England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    HO107 Piece 466/6 Folio 6 Page 6  

    Dwelling Coats Green 
    Location Cottered, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 466/6 Folio 6 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DOWTON Josiah 45 Agricultural Labourer Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Rhoda 40  Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON William 10  Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON James  Hertfordshire 
    CONYARD Sarah 20  Hertfordshire 
    CONYARD Ellen 13  Hertfordshire 
    CONYARD Ann 60  Hertfordshire 
    1851: England Census for Throcking, Hertfordshire
    1851: England Census for Throcking, Hertfordshire
    HO107 Piece 1707 Folio 71 Page 26  

    Dwelling  
    Location Throcking, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1707 Folio 71 Page 26 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DOWTON Josiah Head 51 Agricultural Labourer Buckland, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Rhoda Wife 49  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON William Son 20 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON James Son 17 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    1861: England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    1861: England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    RG9 Piece 811 Folio 52 Page 7  

    Dwelling  
    Location Cottered, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 811 Folio 52 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DOWTON William Head 30 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Sarah Wife 29  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Hezekiah Son   Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Walter Son  4m  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    1871 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    1871 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    RG10 Piece 1357 Folio 55 Page 11  

    Dwelling  
    Location Cottered, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1357 Folio 55 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DOWTON William Head 40 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Sarah Wife 39  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Hezekia Son  12  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Walter Son  10  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON William Son   Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Sarah Daughter   Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Frederick Son   Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Ellen Daughter   Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    1881 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    1881 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    RG11 Piece 1409 Folio 47 Page 1  

    Dwelling No. 2 Cottered Street 
    Location Cottered, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 1409 Folio 47 Page 1 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DOWTON William Head 50 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Sarah Wife 49  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Walter Son 20 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON William Son 18 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Frederick Son  13 Agricultural Labourer Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Ellen Daughter  11 Scholar Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Martha Daughter  Scholar Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    1901 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    1901 England Census for Cottered, Hertfordshire
    RG13 Piece 1291 Folio 48 Page 12  

    Dwelling  
    Location Cottered, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source RG13 Piece 1291 Folio 48 Page 12 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Status Home Birthplace 
    DOWTON William Head 70 Farm Labourer Worker  Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON Sarah Wife 69    Cottered, Hertfordshire 
    DOWTON J. William Grandson 12    Cottered, Hertfordshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 466/6 Folio 6 Page 6) William, 10, was with his parents Josiah, 45, Agricultural Labourer, and Rhoda, 40, at Coats Green, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England. With him was his brother James, 7. Also present were (Rhoda's sister?) Sarah Conyard, 20, (Rhoda's sister?) Ellen Conyard, 13, and Rhoda's mother, Ann Conyard, 60. Everyone was reportedly born in Hertfordshire.

      From the 1851 England Census (HO107 Piece 1707 Folio 71 Page 26) William, 20, Agricultural Labourer born Cottered, Hertfordshire, was with his parents Josiah, 51, Agricultural Labourer from Buckland, Hertfordshire, and Rhoda, 49, from Cottered, Hertforshire, at Throcking, Hertfordshire, England. With him was his brother James, 17, Agricultural Labourer born Cottered, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1861 England Census (RG9 Piece 811 Folio 52 Page 7) William, 30, Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Sarah, 29, in Cottererd, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their sons Hezekiah, 2, and Walter, 4 months. Everyone was reportedly born in Cottered, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1871 England Census (RG10 Piece 1357 Folio 55 Page 11) William, 40, Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Sarah, 39, in Cottered, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their children Hezekiah, 12, Walter, 10, William, 8, Sarah, 6, Frederick, 3, and Ellen, 1. Everyone was reportedly born in Cottered, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1881 England Census (RG11 Piece 1409 Folio 47 Page 1) William, 50, Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Sarah, 49, at No. 2 Cottered Street, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their children Walter, 20, Agricultural Labourer, William, 18, Agricultural Labourer, Frederick, 13, Agricultural Labourer, Ellen, 11, Scholar, and Martha, 7, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Cottered, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1891 England Census (RG12 Piece 1100 Folio 42 Page 1) William, 60, Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Sarah, 59, at No. 3 Cottered Street, Cottered, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their children Walter, 30, Agricultural Labourer, Frederick, 23, Agricultural Labourer, and Ellen, 21, and grandson Josiah W., 2. Everyone was reportedly born in Cottered, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1901 England Census (RG13 Piece 1291 Folio 48 Page 12) William, 70, Farm Labourer, was with his wife Sarah, 69, and grandson J. William, 12, in Cottered, Hertfordshire, England. Everyone was reportedly born in Cottered, Hertfordshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10013] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 13, 2008) (Reliability: 3), 22 Jan 2010.

    2. [S4668] HO107 Piece 466/6 Folio 6 Page 6, HO107 Piece 466/6 Folio 6 Page 6 (Reliability: 3), 24 Jan 2010.

    3. [S4669] HO107 Piece 1707 Folio 71 Page 26, HO107 Piece 1707 Folio 71 Page 26 (Reliability: 3), 24 Jan 2010.

    4. [S4673] RG9 Piece 811 Folio 52 Page 7, RG9 Piece 811 Folio 52 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.

    5. [S4674] RG10 Piece 1357 Folio 55 Page 11, RG10 Piece 1357 Folio 55 Page 11 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.

    6. [S4675] RG11 Piece 1409 Folio 47 Page 1, RG11 Piece 1409 Folio 47 Page 1 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.

    7. [S4676] RG12 Piece 1100 Folio 42 Page 1, RG12 Piece 1100 Folio 42 Page 1 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.

    8. [S4677] RG13 Piece 1291 Folio 48 Page 12, RG13 Piece 1291 Folio 48 Page 12 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.

    9. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1903, Royston, Hertfordshire, Volume 3a, Page 285 (Reliability: 3), 25 Jan 2010.
      William DOWTON, Age 72

    10. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1854, Royston, Hertfordshire, Volume 3a, Page 273 (Reliability: 3), 24 Jan 2010.
      William DOWTON + Sarah WILLMOT

    11. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1855, Royston, Hertfordshire, Volume 3a, Page 233 (Reliability: 3), 24 Jan 2010.
      William DOWTON + Sarah SMITH