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Potty Report 13 Jul 2013 20:53

This could be Thomas In 1841
1841 England Census
about Clurida Cowburn
Estimated Birth Year:abt 1801
Where born:Lancashire, England
Civil Parish:Wigan

Isarac Cowburn 40
Clurida Cowburn 40
John Cowburn 15
James Cowburn 14
William Cowburn 12
Ann Cowburn 10
Thomas Cowburn 10 Mo


Potty Report 13 Jul 2013 20:48

Deborah, do you have Thomas's marriage cert? You really need to get certs (or find images of them on line) otherwise it is very easy to follow the wrong line, even with an unusual name. Have you got documentary evidence to get back to Thomas?


Deborah Report 13 Jul 2013 20:38

I have no idea.....what I am doing.....basically I got to my g g g grandfather Thomas and some how worked out his dad was issac and his mum clarice...I keep losing my place and forgetting how to search.....I got that info off the Lancashire do I search 1841 or 1851 on here....sorry im such a novice but I appreciate any help you can give me. Thank you


patchem Report 13 Jul 2013 20:32

How did you get back to Thomas if you did not find his parents in the censuses, particularly as there is another Thomas also born in the same place and year?


Potty Report 13 Jul 2013 20:28

The family in 1851 - giving Isaac's POB:
1851 England Census
about Isaac Cowburn

Estimated Birth Year:abt 1798
Spouse's Name:Clarissa Cowburn
Where born:
Westhoughton, Lancashire, England
Civil Parish:Hindley

Registrtion District:Wigan
Sub-registration District:Hindley
Isaac Cowburn 53
Clarissa Cowburn 54
Ann Cowburn 19
Thomas Cowburn 10


patchem Report 13 Jul 2013 20:26

Which famiy members have you found in the 1841 or 1851 census?

1851 England Census
Isaac Cowburn Age: 53 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1798
Relation: Head Spouse's Name: Clarissa Cowburn
Gender: M (Male) Where born: Westhoughton, Lancashire, England
Civil Parish: Hindley County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Registration District: Wigan Sub-registration District: Hindley
ED, institution, or vessel: 2d
Household Schedule Number: 18 Piece: 2200 Folio: 191 Page Number: 5
Isaac Cowburn 53
Clarissa Cowburn 54
Ann Cowburn 19
Thomas Cowburn 10
Source Citation: Class: HO107; Piece: 2200; Folio: 191; Page: 5; GSU roll: 87210.


Deborah Report 13 Jul 2013 20:12

Hi Guys

Would really like help.....I am trying to find out what year Issac Cowburn was born and also who his parents were.....I don't seem to be able to find any info out other than the below which is his sons baptism....I really want to get my tree back to the 1700s but think I must be searching wrong....any help would be gratefully received.

Baptism: 2 Sep 1841 All Saints, Hindley, Lancs.
Thomas Cowburn - Son of Isaac Cowburn & Clarice
Abode: Hindley
Occupation: Bricklayer
Baptised by: Agd. C. Carr Curate
Register: Baptisms 1840 - 1858, Page 314, Entry 2509
Source: LDS Film 93747