James Rowe

James Rowe[1]

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  • Name James Rowe  [2
    Born Abt 1804  Devonport, Plymouth, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 16 Dec 1804  Plymouth, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1841  Shoreditch, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Dyers Court, St Leonards 
    • Sawyer.
    Census 1851  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    8 Half Nichol Street 
    • Sawyer.
    Census 1861  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    19 Turville Street 
    • Sawyer.
    Census 1871  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    6 Half Nichol Street 
    • Sawyer.
    Census 1881  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Bethnal green Workhouse, Waterloo Road 
    • Pauper. Wood sawyer.
    Died 30 Jan 1884  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: Bronchitis 
    • Workhouse
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I90188  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father John Rowe
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Hodge
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 22 Mar 1799  Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Family ID F26579  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eliza Pasco
              b. Abt 1805, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1850, Shoreditch, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1825  Plymouth, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    • Charles the Martyr
    Children 
     1. Emma Jane Rowe
              b. 23 Sep 1826, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Mar 1828, Morice Street, Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Helen Rowe
              b. Mar 1828, Morice Street, Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 15 Jun 1828, Morice Street, Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. Eliza Ann Rowe
              b. 17 Oct 1830, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edwin John Rowe
              b. 25 Feb 1832, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Apr 1870, Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     5. William Henry Rowe
              b. 8 Feb 1833, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sara Pasco Rowe
              b. 19 Apr 1835, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Helen Rowe
              b. 6 Sep 1836, Stoke Damerel, Devonport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. James Alexander Rowe
              b. 26 Jun 1839, Shoreditch, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F26494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann Frost
              b. Abt 1798, Shoreditch, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Apr 1877, Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1851  Bethnal Green, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Last Modified 13 May 2015 
    Family ID F26495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 16 Dec 1804 - Plymouth, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Oct 1825 - Plymouth, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Dyers Court, St Leonards - 1841 - Shoreditch, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Half Nichol Street - 1851 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1851 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Turville Street - 1861 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Half Nichol Street - 1871 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Bethnal green Workhouse, Waterloo Road - 1881 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Bronchitis - 30 Jan 1884 - Bethnal Green, London, England Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    A Cellar Dwelling in Nichol Street
    A room from a house near Half Nichol Street.
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe and wikipedia
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Nichol
    http://www.mernick.org.uk//thhol/p_oldni2.html, PD-US, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=27435831
    The streets around Half Nichol Street
    SCAN10_4029.jpg
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    As seen from the pavement, basement living around Half Nichol Street.
    As seen from the pavement, basement living arounf Half Nichol Street.
    Light and air for the cellar dwelling.
    Map of Shoreditch
    Map of Shoreditch
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    A Back Garden in Nichol Street
    A Back Garden in Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Nichol
    Light and air for the cellar dwelling
    As seen from the pavement, basement living around Half Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    http://www.ferdinando.org.uk/jago_gallery.htm
    A Cellar Dwelling in Nichol Street
    A Cellar Dwelling in Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe and wikipedia
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Nichol
    http://www.mernick.org.uk//thhol/p_oldni2.html, PD-US, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=27435831
    The streets around Half Nichol Street
    Streets around Half Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    Map of Shoreditch
    Streets around Half Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe

  • Notes 
    • James was living next door to his son Edwin John and wife Clara on the 1851 census. He was a sawyer, like his son Edwin. Their other son James still lived at home and was a french polisher.
      In 1861, the family had moved to 19 Sunville Street, Bethnal Green. James was still a wood sawyer and Mary Ann (2nd wife) was a laundress. James their son was still living at home and was now a chair maker.
      By 1871, James and Mary Ann had moved back to Half Nichol Street. James was still a Mill sawyer.
      Mary Ann died between 1871 and 1881.
      James in 1881 was living at the Bethnal Green workhouse as a pauper. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S9526] Anna Rowe, compiled by Anna Rowe.

    2. [S9525] Anna Rowe GEDCOM File, compiled by Anna Rowe.

    3. [S3241] Death certificate (Reliability: 0).
      James Rowe:male:82 years:sawyer of 15 Orange Street:bronchitis:master of the workhouse:2/2/1884

    4. [S9909] Devon Marriages, ((http://findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 6 Nov 2016), Marriage for John ROWE and Elizabeth HODGE (26579); 22 Mar 1799: Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 6 Nov 2016.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 6/11/2016

      Devon Marriages Transcription

      First name(s): John
      Last name: Rowe
      Age: -
      Birth year: -
      Marriage year: 1799
      Marriage date: 22 Mar 1799
      Denomination: Anglican
      Place: Stoke Damerel
      Residence: Stoke Damerel
      Spouse's first name(s): Elizabeth
      Spouse's last name: Hodge
      Spouse's residence: Stoke Damerel
      Archive: Plymouth & West Devon Record Office
      County: Devon
      Record set: Devon Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f35008785%2f1


    5. [S9168] England, Select Marriages, 1538-1973, accessed 6 Nov 2016), Marriage for John ROWE and Elizabeth HODGE (26579); 22 mar 1799: Stoke Damerel, Devon, England. (Reliability: 3), 6 Nov 2016.
      England, Select Marriages, 1538– 1973

      Information for John ROWE

      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 22 Mar 1799
      Marriage Place: Stoke Damerel,Devon,England
      Spouse: Elizabeth Hodge
      FHL Film Number: 916924
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?viewrecord=1&r=5538&db=FS1EnglandMarriages&indiv=try&h=2639053

    6. [S8561] England Marriages, 1538–1973, ((https://familysearch.org)), accessed 6 Nov 2016), Marriage for John ROWE and Elizabeth HODGE (26579); 22 Mar 1799: Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 6 Nov 2016.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 6/11/2016

      England Marriages 1538-1973 Transcription

      First name(s): John
      Last name: Rowe
      Name note: -
      Marriage year: 1799
      Marriage date: 22 Mar 1799
      Marriage place: Stoke Damerel
      Spouse's first name(s): Elizabeth
      Spouse's last name: Hodge
      County: Devon
      Country: England
      Record set: England Marriages 1538-1973
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_858972680


    7. [S9579] Devon Marriages, Marriage for James ROWE and Eliza PASCO (26494) (Reliability: 0), 6 Nov 2016.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 6/11/2016

      Devon Marriages Transcription

      First name(s): James
      Last name: Row
      Marriage year: 1825
      Marriage date: 17 Oct 1825
      Parish: Charles
      Place: Plymouth, Charles the Martyr
      Spouse's first name(s): Eliza
      Spouse's last name: Pasco
      Denomination: Anglican
      City or town: Plymouth
      County: Devon
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Record set: Devon Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fm%2f514247781%2f1


    8. [S9908] England, Devon Bishop's Transcripts, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 6 Nov 2016), entry for James Rowe, person ID 90188; 17 Oct 1825: Plymouth, Devon, England. (Reliability: 3), 6 Nov 2016.
      Name:James Rowe
      Event Type:Marriage
      Event Date:17 Oct 1825
      Event Place:Plymouth, Devon, England
      Gender:Male
      Age:
      Marital Status:Single
      Birth Year (Estimated):
      Father's Name:
      Mother's Name:
      Spouse's Name:Eliza Pasco
      Spouse's Gender:Female
      Spouse's Age:
      Spouse's Marital Status:Single
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):
      Spouse's Father's Name:
      Spouse's Mother's Name:
      Digital Folder Number:005883396
      Image Number:00069
      Citing this Record:
      "England, Devon Bishop's Transcripts, 1558-1887," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MS-Y6YY : 16 February 2016), James Rowe and Eliza Pasco, Plymouth, Devon, England; citing Marriage, The Devon Record Office, Exeter.

    9. [S9528] BMD Index (Reliability: 0).
      James is missing from the index but can be found on the original pages
      It would seem that this was joint marriage with Edwin John (son) as the vol and page are the same!)