Jabez Cowley

Jabez Cowley

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  • Name Jabez Cowley 
    Born 26 Jul 1883  Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Scholar 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Attercliffe Common 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carter 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    419 Attercliffe Common 
    Residence 4 May 1929  Catcliffe, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    The Nursery 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  Rotherham, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Market Gardener Own Account 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  Rotherham, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Whitehill House 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I114230  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2020 

    Father Jabez Cowley
              b. 1850, Thurleigh, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Ann Robinson
              b. Abt 1857, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Aug 1875  Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F33102  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Jones
              b. 15 Sep 1885
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1906  Doncaster, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Cowley
              b. 15 Jul 1908
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Leslie Cowley
              b. 20 Nov 1914
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Stephen Cowley
              b. 6 Apr 1916
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edna Cowley
              b. 19 Mar 1918
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Bessie Cowley
              b. 15 Aug 1920
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F33577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jul 1883 - Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Attercliffe Common - 5 Apr 1891 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1901 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter - 30 Mar 1901 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 419 Attercliffe Common - 30 Mar 1901 - Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1906 - Doncaster, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - The Nursery - 4 May 1929 - Catcliffe, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Market Gardener Own Account - 29 Sep 1939 - Rotherham, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Whitehill House - 29 Sep 1939 - Rotherham, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1891 England Census for Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire (RG12 Piece 3837 Folio 108 Page 36) Jabez, 7, Scholar, was with his parents Jabez, 40, Fish Dealer from Thurliegh, Bedfordshire, and Ann, 34, from Sheffield, Yorkshire, at Attercliffe Common, Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England. With him were his siblings Eliza, 13, Alice, 11, Scholar, Joseph, 6, Scholar, and Freddie, 3. All the children were recorded as having been born in Sheffield, Yorkshire.

      From the 1901 England Census for Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire (RG13 Piece 4382 Folio 113 Page 9) Jabez, 17, Carter, was with his parents Jabez, 52, Greengrocer Shop (Own Account) from Thurleigh, Bedfordshire, and Annie, 46, from Sheffield, Yorkshire, at 419 Attercliffe Common, Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England. With him were his siblings Sarah E., 19, Joseph, 16, Moulder, Fred, 13, and Willie, 6. All the children were recorded as having been born in Sheffield, Yorkshire. Also present was servant Annie Welle, 23, General Domestic from Sheffield, Yorkshire.


  • Sources 
    1. [S10553] 1939 Register for England and Wales (FindMyPast), FindMyPast, ( FindMyPast . http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register.), (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register : accessed 7 Apr 2020); Household for Jabez COWLEY (114230); 29 Sep 1939: Rotherham, Yorkshire (West Riding), England. (Reliability: 3).
      Extracted from the FindMyPast website, 7/4/2020

      The 1939 Register for England and Wales
      Taken on 29 Sep 1939

      Household for Jabez COWLEY
      Whitehill House, Rotherham R.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England

      First name(s): Jabez
      Last name(s): COWLEY
      DOB: 26 Jul 1883
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: Market Gardener Own Account
      Marital status: Married
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 1

      First name(s): Maria
      Last name(s): COWLEY
      DOB: 15 Sep 1885
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Unpaid Domestic Duties
      Marital status: Married
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 2

      First name(s): Leslie
      Last name(s): COWLEY
      DOB: 20 Nov 1914
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: Public Service Driver
      Marital status: Married
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 3

      First name(s): Ethel
      Last name(s): COWLEY
      DOB: 30 Jul 1915
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Shorthand Typist
      Marital status: Married
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 4

      First name(s): Edna
      Last name(s): HAYNES (COWLEY)
      DOB: 19 Mar 1918
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Childrens Nurse
      Marital status: Single
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 5

      First name(s): Bessie
      Last name(s): STUBBS (COWLEY)
      DOB: 15 Aug 1920
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Comptometer Clerk
      Marital status: Single
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 6

      First name(s): Stephen
      Last name(s): COWLEY
      DOB: 06 Apr 1916
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: Crane Driver Electric Now ? For Basic ?
      Marital status: Single
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 8

      First name(s): Elizabeth
      Last name(s): WOODROW (COWLEY)
      DOB: 15 Jul 1908
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Unpaid Domestic Duties
      Marital status: Married
      Schedule: 252
      Schedule Sub Number: 9
      https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=TNA/R39/3804/3804C/022/05

    2. [S9120] 1891 England Census for Yorkshire, England. Yorkshire., (n.d.), Attercliffe cum Darnall, folio 108, page 36; digital images(accessed 29 Nov 2019); citing PRO RG 12/3837 (Reliability: 3).
      Extracted from the Ancestry records of the 1891 England Census on 29/11/2019

      1891 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 29/11/2019


      Information for Jabez COWLEY

      Gender: Male
      Age: 40
      Relationship: Head
      Birth Year: 1851
      Spouse: Ann Cowley
      Birth Place: Thurleigh, Bedfordshire, England
      Civil Parish: Attercliffe cum Darnall
      Residence Place: Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire, England
      Sub registration district: Attercliffe
      ED, Institution or Vessel: 4
      Piece: 3837
      Folio: 108
      Household Members:
      Jabez COWLEY: Age 40 (1851)
      Ann COWLEY: Age 34 (1857)
      Eliza COWLEY: Age 13 (1878)
      Alice COWLEY: Age 11 (1880)
      Jabez COWLEY: Age 7 (1884)
      Joseph COWLEY: Age 6 (1885)
      Meddie COWLEY: Age 3 (1888)
      https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1891&indiv=try&h=4804461https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1891&indiv=try&h=4804461RG12 Piece 3837 Folio 108 Page 36

    3. [S9792] 1901 England Census for Staffordshire, England. Staffordshire., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : n.d.), Attercliffe cum Darnall, folio 113, page 9; digital images, \i Ancestry\i0 ?(http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : accessed 7 Apr 2020); citing PRO RG 13/4382 (Reliability: 3).
      Extracted from the Ancestry records of the 1901 England Census on 7/4/2020

      1901 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 7/4/2020


      Information for Jabez COWLEY

      Age: 52
      Estimated birth year: abt 1849
      Relation to Head: Head
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Annie Cowley
      Birth Place: Thurleigh, Bedfordshire, England
      Civil Parish: Attercliffe cum Darnall
      Ecclesiastical parish: Carbrook St Bartholomew
      County/Island: Yorkshire
      Country: England
      Registration district: Sheffield
      Sub-registration district: Attercliffe
      ED, institution, or vessel: 05
      Piece: 4382
      Folio: 113
      Page Number: 9
      Household schedule number: 51
      Household Members:
      Jabez COWLEY: Age 52 (1849)
      Annie COWLEY: Age 46 (1855)
      Sarah E COWLEY: Age 19 (1882)
      Jabez COWLEY: Age 17 (1884)
      Joseph COWLEY: Age 16 (1885)
      Fred COWLEY: Age 13 (1888)
      Willie COWLEY: Age 6 (1895)
      Annie WELLE: Age 23 (1878)
      https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1901&indiv=try&h=27905282RG13 Piece 4382 Folio 113 Page 9

    4. [S9411] Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935, Canada., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1263.), Arrival for Fred COWLEY (97930); accessed 7 Apr 2020 (Reliability: 3).
      Extracted from the Ancestry records of the Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 on 7/4/2020

      Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935

      Arrival for Fred COWLEY

      Gender: Male
      Arrival Age: 41
      Birth Year: abt 1888
      Birth Country: England
      Departure Port: Southampton, England
      Arrival Date: 4 May 1929
      Arrival Port: Quebec, Canada
      Vessel: Empress of Scotland
      https://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=PKK5038&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&dbid=1263&gsfn=fred&gsln=cowley&gsfn_x=1&gsln_x=1&cp=0&new=1&rank=1&uidh=e72&redir=false&msT=1&gss=angs-d&pcat=40&fh=3&h=2687755&recoff=&ml_rpos=4&queryId=c3d7cf86921630ff925503010dd7b4a8Southampton to Quebec

    5. [S10517] Yorkshire Marriages (Find My Past), ((https://findmypast.com)), accessed 7 Apr 2020), Marriage record for Jabez COWLEY and Ann ROBINSON (33102); 10 Aug 1875: Cathedral Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. (Reliability: 3).
      Extracted from the FindMyPast website, 7/4/2020

      Yorkshire Marriages

      Marriage record for Jabez COWLEY and Ann ROBINSON

      First name(s): Jabez
      Last name: COWLEY
      Age: 24
      Birth year: 1851
      Residence: Radford Streetreet
      Marriage year: 1875
      Marriage date: 10 Aug 1875
      Marriage place: Sheffield, Cathedral Church of St Peter & St Paul
      Spouse's first name(s): Ann
      Spouse's last name: ROBINSON
      Spouse's age: 19
      Spouse's residence: Charles Streetreet
      Father's first name(s): Thomas
      Father's last name: Cowley
      Spouse's father's first name(s): Joseph
      Spouse's father's last name: Robinson
      County: Yorkshire (West Riding)
      Country: England
      Archive: Sheffield Archives & Local Studies
      Archive reference: PR-138-3-100
      Page: 112
      Record set: Yorkshire Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Parish Marriages
      Collections from: England, Great Britain
      https://www.findmypast.co.uk/transcript?id=GBPRS%2FYORKSHIRE%2FMAR%2F301977621%2F1