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James Bourne COWDY

Male 1856 - 1913  (57 years)


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  • Name James Bourne COWDY 
    Born 12 Jul 1856  New Cross, Deptford, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 4C1E7E69C5264B90837B96B035AA28258747 
    Died 21 Oct 1913  Derby RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • Birth registration not found.

      1881 census (indexed as CONDY by Ancestry): at 13 Malden Road, Kingston on Thames, Surrey, James B COWDY (head, 24, iron merchant, born New Cross, Kent), Mary E COWDY (22, born Hackney, Middlesex), Sarah - PALLETT (mother in law, married, 56, born Hackney), Richard M PALLETT (brother in law, 24, gasworker's cler, born Hackney), Ann COWDY (aunt, 51, born St Heliers, Jersey) and a domestic servant Mary HAWKINS, 23.

      1891 census: at Sidcup Villa, Foots Cray, Kent, James B COWDY (head, 34, iron merchant, born New Cross, Kent), Mary E COWDY (32, born Hackney, Middlesex), Winifred E COWDY, daughter, 7, scholar, born Sidcup, Kent), Edith M COWDY, daughter, 5, scholar, born Sidcup, Kent), Hilda W COWDY, daughter, 3, born Sidcup, Kent), Doris COWDY, daughter, 2, born Sidcup, Kent), Donald B COWDY, son, 3 months, born Sidcup, Kent), Mary A PALLETT (cousin, 45, born Devonport, Devon), a servant Emma J KNOTT, 27 and a nurse Ellen HARLING, 24.
      1891 census (2) (indexed as COWDER by Ancestry): Cecil J COWDY (9, born Malden, Surrey) was at school at Spencer Lodge, Spencer Road, Bromley, Kent.

      1901 census (1): at Mon Repos, Foots Cray, Kent, James COWDY (head, 44, lamp manufacurer & gov. contractor, born New Cross, London), Mary COWDY (42, born Hackney, Middlesex), Cecil COWDY (son, 19, accountants articled pupil, born New Malden, Surrey), Winifred COWDY, daughter, 17, born Sidcup, Kent), Edith COWDY, daughter, 15, born Sidcup, Kent), Hilda COWDY, daughter, 13, born Sidcup, Kent), Doris COWDY, daughter, 12, born Sidcup, Kent), Lauriston COWDY, son, 5, born Sidcup, Kent), Bernard COWDY (son, 4, born Sidcup), Mary PALLETT (cousin, single, 55, mothers help, born Devonport) and a servant Florence Linnell, 20.
      1901 census (2): Donald B COWDY (10, schoolboy, born Sidcup, Kent) was boarding at Highbury House School, 30 Church Road, St Mary Magdalene, Hastings, Sussex.

      1911 census: at 150 Goodrich Road, E Dulwich, London SE (7 rooms), James Bourne COWDY (head, 54, widower, married 22 years, 9 children all living, iron merchant, born New Cross, London), Doris Mary COWDY, daughter, 22, typist, Baptist Missionary Society, born Sidcup, Kent), Donald Bourne COWDY (son, 20, accountants articled clerk, born Sidcup, Kent), Lauriston Angus COWDY, son, 15, insurance clerk, born Sidcup, Kent) and Mary Ann PALLETT (cousin, single, 65, housekeeper, born Devonport).
      1911 census (2): Bernard Davenport COWDY (14, born Sidcup, Kent) was boarding at Highbury House School, St Leonards on Sea, Sussex.
    Person ID I2226  Great Horkesley, Essex
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 

    Father Jeremiah COWDY,   b. 15 Aug 1826, Jersey, CI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1900, St Saviour RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Sarah DRAPER,   b. Abt 1824, Southampton, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1899, Croydon RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married Dec 1849  Hemel Hempstead RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ellen PALLETT,   b. Jun 1858, Hackney RD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1902, Bromley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married Mar 1880  Hackney RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Cecil James Hewer COWDY,   b. 26 Aug 1881,   d. 28 Oct 1937, Bromley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     2. Winifred Eva COWDY,   b. 19 Nov 1883, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1972, Bromley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Edith Margery COWDY,   b. 1 Nov 1885, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1917  (Age 31 years)
     4. Hilda Winning COWDY,   b. 19 Aug 1887, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1917, Docking (Norfolk) RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     5. Doris Mary COWDY,   b. 7 Feb 1889, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1976, Bromley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     6. Donald Bourne COWDY,   b. 19 Dec 1890, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1966, Croydon RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Lauriston Angus COWDY,   b. 8 Apr 1895, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1984, Canterbury RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     8. Bernard Davenport COWDY,   b. 7 Mar 1897, Sidcup, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1963, Camberwell RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S322] Vernon Cowdy, December 2013.

    2. [S19] BMD index, aged 57, Q4 1913 Derby 7b/595. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S19] BMD index, Q4 1849 Hemel Hempstead 6/992. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S19] BMD index, Q1 1880 Hackney 1b/639. (Reliability: 3).