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cowley family of oxfordshire

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Patricia

Patricia Report 8 Jun 2013 20:43

Hello, can you help me at all please?
Has anyone any information on an Ellen or Nellie Cowley born Hempton Oxfordshire about 1886,and married Robert Alfred Gardner ?
Apart from finding them on the 1911 census, I have drawn a blank with marriage details. Pat

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 8 Jun 2013 20:52

Are you certain that they actually married?

There is a marriage for a Nellie Cowley in Oxfordshire in 1919 but NOT to Robert Gardner.

Perhaps they weren't free to marry each other and just lived as man and wife - it happened quite a lot between the wars.

Kath. x

alviegal

alviegal Report 8 Jun 2013 21:06

For ref.


1891 census transcription details for: Hempton, Deddington, Hempton
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG12
Piece: 1172
Folio: 98
Page: 28
Reg. District: Woodstock
Sub District: Deddington
Parish: Deddington
Enum. District: 7
Ecclesiastical District: Deddington
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Hempton, Deddington, Hempton
County: Oxfordshire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
COWLEY, John Head Married M 47 1844 Agricultural Labourer
Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, Ester J Wife Married F 43 1848
Easington, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, John Son Single M 16 1875 Agricultural Labourer
Turkdean, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, George Son M 14 1877 Agricultural Labourer
Salford, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, Alfred Son M 10 1881 Scholar
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, William Son M 8 1883 Scholar
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Annie Daughter F 7 1884 Scholar
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Charles Son M 4 1887 Scholar
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Ellen Daughter F 3 1888
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Elizabeth Daughter F 0 (3M) 1891
Hempton, Oxfordshire



1901 census transcription details for: Hempton, Deddington, Deddington & Hempton
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG13
Piece: 1390
Folio: 90
Page: 23
Reg. District: Woodstock
Sub District: Deddington
Parish: Deddington
Enum. District: 6
Ecclesiastical District: Deddington St Peter & St Paul
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Hempton, Deddington, Deddington & Hempton
County: Oxfordshire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
COWLEY, John Head Married M 58 1843 Agricultural Laborer
Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, Esther J Wife Married F 54 1847
Eastington, Gloucestershire
COWLEY, George Son Single M 23 1878 Waiter
Salford, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Annie Daughter Single F 16 1885
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Charles Son Single M 15 1886 Plough Boy On Farm
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Ellen Daughter Single F 13 1888
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Elizabeth Daughter F 11 1890
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Louise Daughter F 8 1893
Hempton, Oxfordshire
COWLEY, Sarah A Grand Daughter F 1 1900
Sheffield, Yorkshire

alviegal

alviegal Report 8 Jun 2013 21:09

This does appear to possibly be her marriage.


MarriageFinder: Nellie Cowley married Charles H Truss
Name: COWLEY, Nellie
Registration district: Woodstock
County: Oxfordshire
Year of registration: 1919
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Spouse's last name: Truss
Volume no: 3A
Page no: 2001

Name: TRUSS, Charles H
Registration district: Woodstock
County: Oxfordshire
Year of registration: 1919
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Spouse's last name: Cowley
Volume no: 3A
Page no: 2001

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 8 Jun 2013 21:16

This looks like her birth:-


Name: COWLEY, Ellen
Registration district: Woodstock
County: Oxfordshire
Year of registration: 1889
Quarter of registration: Apr-May-Jun
Mother's maiden name: Not available before 1911 Q3
Volume no: 3A
Page no: 866

Kath. x

Patricia

Patricia Report 8 Jun 2013 21:40

thanks everyone for your help
Pat x

Reggie

Reggie Report 8 Jun 2013 22:23

For INFO

1911 census


Person: GARDNER, Nellie Address: Jessamine Cottage Sherborne Place

GARDNER, Alfred Head Married M 30 1881 Mechanic Motor And Electrical Warwickshire Birmingham VIEW
GARDNER, Nellie Wife Married2 years F 25 1886 Hempton Oxfordshire VIEW
GARDNER, Henry Robert Son M 1 (18 MONTHS) 1910 Cheltenham VIEW
GARDNER, Phyllis Eileen Daughter F 0 (5 MONTHS) 1911 Cheltenham VIEW

Reggie

Reggie Report 8 Jun 2013 22:26


Child Surname Child Forename Father Surname Mother Surname Mother's Former Name Year District Office Register Entry

GARDNER Phyllis E GARDNER GARDNER COWLEY 1910 Cheltenham Cheltenham, Cheltenham 26A 145
GARDNER Robert H GARDNER GARDNER COWLEY 1909 Cheltenham Cheltenham, Cheltenham 24A 78

Patricia

Patricia Report 9 Jun 2013 10:28

thank you Reggie. Pat x

Leslie

Leslie Report 9 Jun 2013 21:54

Patricia...Would you like me to look in the Parish Records for you??? I live just outside Oxford and go into Oxford Library Rural Studies about every 3/4 weeks checking on info for wife's trees....Only to glad to be of assistance if required...Could trace the names of both people you mentioned and see if any connection..Regards...LES.