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Dorothy Report 20 May 2009 02:29

Born 1887 in Carlisle,Cumbria to David and Jane Bowman. He wed an Ethel Diamond in 1915 and had 2 children Arthur Robert and Ethel. I am a child of Ethel. Does anyone have any info. Many thanks Dorothy


Mistycat Report 20 May 2009 02:37

???? is this the family

1891 England Census about David Bowman
Name: David Bowman
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
Relation: Head
Spouse's name: Jane
Gender: Male
Where born: Carlisle
Civil Parish: Westgate
Ecclesiastical parish: St Matthew
County/Island: Northumberland
Registration district: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Sub-registration district: Westgate

Name Age
David Bowman 28
Jane Bowman 28
John E Bowman 3...c 1888, Carlisle
Rihard B Bowman 1
Andrew Kelly 45

Misty x

28 George Street


Susan Report 20 May 2009 02:41

Surname First name(s) Spouse District Vol Page

Marriages Dec 1915 (>99%)

Bowman James Diamond Birkenhead 8a 1166 <<<<<
Diamond Ethel Bowman Birkenhead 8a 1166 <<<<<
Green Jane Peacock Birkenhead 8a 1166
Peacock William E W Green Birkenhead 8a 1166

The marriage of JAMES to Ethel,for ref


Mistycat Report 20 May 2009 02:52


1901 England Census about John Bowman
Name: John Bowman
Age: 13
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1888
Relation: Son
Father's Name: David
Mother's Name: Jane
Gender: Male
Where born: Carlisle, Cumberland, England
Civil Parish: Westgate
Ecclesiastical parish: St Matthew
County/Island: Durham

Registration district: Newcastle upon Tyne

Name Age
David Bowman 37......Barman
Jane Bowman 37
John Bowman 13
Richard Bowman 11
Margaret Bowman 9

20 Duke Street

Misty x


Susan Report 20 May 2009 03:28

Surname First name(s) Mother District Vol Page

Births Jun 1916 (>99%)

Bowman Robert A Diamond Birkenhead 8a 882

Births Dec 1919 (>99%)

Bowman Ethel Diamond Birkenhead 8a 812

Here is there children

Could you tell us where the name Parrington comes in please


Mistycat Report 20 May 2009 03:33

Dorothy.....If you have access, there is a tree on Ancestry( under Ethel Diamond, Birkenhead) with lots of info...Of course the info may not be accurate...

Misty x


Ozibird Report 20 May 2009 04:48

Marriages Sep 1887
BOWMAN David Carlisle 10b 645
Deary Jane Carlisle 10b 645

Births Mar 1862
DEARY Jane Brampton 10b 378

1871 England Census
Name: Jane Deary
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1862
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: John
Mother's Name: Trena
Gender: Female
Where born: Carlisle, Cumberland, England
Civil Parish: Botchergate
Ecclesiastical parish: St Stephen
County/Island: Cumberland
Country: England
Street address: 1 Hamilton Court


Registration district: Carlisle
Sub-registration district: St Cuthbert
ED, institution, or vessel: 11
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 66
Household Members:
Name Age
John Deary 32 - sawyer
Trena Deary 33
Jane Deary 9
John Deary 7
Joseph Robinson Deary 3
William James Deary 5
Andrew Deary 1

All born Carlisle.


Dorothy Report 21 May 2009 00:18

Hi Misty, Thanks for your help. I did not know how to use the threads but have just done so . This is my tree as I know it. I do however have David Bowman as a Stone Mason. Jane Deary as a Jane Kelly before marriage. Parringtons come in this way-------------John Edward Bowman aka James wed Ethel Diamond and had Robert Arthur b1916 and Ethel b 1919. Ethel wed WilliamHenry Parrington b1897. She was his second wife and my mother. I was born in 1939 and they wed in 1941 (Parringtons had a habit of putting the horse before the cart) I am Dorothy, Hilda b 1942, Marilyn b 1946 Robert b 1948 and Kenneth b 1963. I have located lots of data on the family but had a real problem locating John Edward Bowmans 2nd marriage to a lady called Dorothea Jacquilene???????? and also his subsequent death. It would be great to keep in touch and sort out this tangle. Hope that you have a super day, Dorothy


Mistycat Report 21 May 2009 12:07

Dorothy is looking for the birth of Richard Bell Bowman and his wife Sarah Calvert...she has death and marriage cert's, would like to get birth ones..

Name: Richard Bell Bowman
Year of Registration: 1861
Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
District: Carlisle
County: Cumbria, Cumberland
Volume: 10b
Page: 402

Hi Dorothy, Is this the one your looking for??

Cant find Sarah Calvert, are we still looking at Carlisle? what year did they marry, please?

Misty x

Edit...No just looked at the tree on Ancestry...
It's Richard Bell Bowman 1828 and Sarah Calvert 1830 !