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  Lewtrenchard, 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, Devonshire, England 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  Lewtrenchard, 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, Devonshire, England 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, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edwin John Rowe
              b. 25 Feb 1832, Stoke Damerel, Devonport, Devonshire, England 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, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sara Pasco Rowe
              b. 19 Apr 1835, Stoke Damerel, Devonport, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Helen Rowe
              b. 6 Sep 1836, Stoke Damerel, Devonport, Devonshire, England 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. 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 30 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F26495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 16 Dec 1804 - Lewtrenchard, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Oct 1825 - Lewtrenchard, 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
    A back garden in Nichol Street
    A Back Garden in Nichol Street
    Courtesy of Anna Rowe
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Nichol

  • 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]

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "James Rowe". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I90188&tree=wft (accessed November 28, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S9526] compiled by Anna Rowe. "The Rowe Family Tree," supplied by Rowe, 12 May 2015..

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

    3. [S3241] Death certificate.

    4. [S9909] "Devon Marriages and Banns," database, Find My Past . (http://findmypast.co.uk), accessed 6 Nov 2016), Marriage for John ROWE and Elizabeth HODGE (26579); 22 Mar 1799: Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, England..

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

    6. [S8561] "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database, LDS, FamilySearch . (https://familysearch.org), accessed 6 Nov 2016), Marriage for John ROWE and Elizabeth HODGE (26579); 22 Mar 1799: Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, England..

    7. [S9579] Devon Marriages. Marriage for James ROWE and Eliza PASCO (26494).

    8. [S9908] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch . (http://www.familysearch.org), accessed 6 Nov 2016), entry for James Rowe, person ID 90188; 17 Oct 1825: Plymouth, Devon, England..

    9. [S9528] BMD Index.