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Berniethatwas

Berniethatwas Report 6 Sep 2013 08:53

Hi all,

1861 Census - Cornwall, Falmouth, Penryn has Emily Mead born abt 1844, dau of James and Lavinia.

1871 Census has Emily, daughter, surname Corrie, a Solicitors wife, with her parents,

My wife says that I am blind more often than not, but I can't see a marriage. Can you? Could it have been out of England?

Thanks for proving 'herself' right!

Bernie

Penny

Penny Report 6 Sep 2013 08:57

1861 for ref



Name:-Emily Mead

Age:17

Estimated Birth Year:abt 1844

Relation:Daughter

Father's Name:James Mead

Mother's Name:Lavinia Mead

Gender:Female

Where born:Penryn, Cornwall, England



Civil Parish:Penryn

County/Island:Cornwall

Country:England


Registration District:Falmouth

Sub-registration District:Penryn

ED, institution, or vessel:1


Household Schedule Number:223

Piece:1567

Folio:25

Page Number:43

Household Members:



James Mead 54
Lavinia Mead 49
Lavinia Mead 23
James Mead 22
Thomas Mead 21
John Mead 19
Emily Mead 17
Ellen Mead 16
Charles Mead 14
Mary Mead 12
Fredk Mead 10
Jane Harris 21
Ellen Clift 25






BatMansDaughter

BatMansDaughter Report 6 Sep 2013 09:11

Haven't looked at the census yet, but could the name be Cowie?


Surname First name(s) District Vol Page
Marriages Sep 1874 (>99%)
Cowie Andrew Hitchin 3a 399
Mead Emily Hitchin 3a 399

patchem

patchem Report 6 Sep 2013 09:11

Is the surname definitely Corrie - have you got her in 1881?
Thanks

Added:
Yes it is Cowie, I think, we cross posted.

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:13

???????????????????????????
Emilie Mead

International Genealogical Index (IGI)

marriage: 14 March 1868 Trinity Church,Shanghai,Kiangsu,China


spouse:George James Webster Cowie

patchem

patchem Report 6 Sep 2013 09:15

As she was married by 1871, Hitchin is wrong?

China looks interesting.

Is she missing by 1881 - back in China??

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:16


1881 England Census about Emilie Cowie
Name: Emilie Cowie
Age: 36
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1845
Relationship to Head: Head
Gender: Female
Where born: St Gluvias, Cornwall, England

Civil Parish: Tavistock
County/Island: Devon
Country: England

Street Address: Woburn Terrace
Marital Status: Windower (Widower)
Education:

Occupation: House & Land Owner

Registration District: Tavistock
Sub-registration District: Tavistock
ED, institution, or vessel: 10
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2218
Folio: 28
Page Number: 4
Household Members:
Name Age
Emilie Cowie 36
George L. Cowie 8
Mabel N. Cowie 7
William R. Cowie 3
Mary A. Lavis 21

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:18

First and third child born in China, that being George and Willliam.

BatMansDaughter

BatMansDaughter Report 6 Sep 2013 09:21

Name: George James Webster Cowie
Probate Date: 13 Aug 1879
Death Date: 21 Jul 1879
Death Place: Middlesex, England
Registry: Principal Registry

patchem

patchem Report 6 Sep 2013 09:23

Confirm parents' names?
Births Dec 1873
Cowie Mabel Falmouth 5c 186

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 6 Sep 2013 09:25

Day Month 21-Aug
Year 1873
Parish Or Reg District Penwerris
Forename George Selboine
Surname COWIE
Sex M
Father Forename George James Webster
Mother Forename Emily
Residence Shanghai
Father Rank Profession Solicitor
Transcriber Pamela Pinkerton

Day Month 01-Jan
Year 1874
Parish Or Reg District Penwerris
Forename Mabel Minnie
Surname COWIE
Sex
Father Forename George James
Mother Forename Emilie
Residence Shanghai
Father Rank Profession Solicitor


(from below link)

http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/

Chris :)

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:28

From a tree on Ancestry.

Photo: Cowie School
Category: Place
Description: Cowie School: George donated the property & built the school for the community
Attached To: George james Cowie Cowee (1818-1904)

Photo: Cowie Hotel
Category: Place
Description: This is an artist’s rendition of the original hotel which was located just west of the family home but...
Attached To: George james Cowie Cowee (1818-1904)

Photo: Cowie Monument
Category: Headstone
Description: Cowie%ehl% Main Monument with 8 family members buried in the area with individual headstones. See attached...
Attached To: George james Cowie Cowee (1818-1904)

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:32

Don't think it is the same one but could be his father??

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:41

PROBATE.

George James Webster Cowie.

13th August. The will of George James Webster Cowieformerly of Shanghai in China but late of 75, Lansdowne Rd Notting Hill in the County of Middlesex Solictor who died 21st July 1879 at Pitlochry in the county of Perth North Britian was proved at the principal Registry by Hugh Cowie of 8 Fig Tree Court Temple in the city of London the Brother and Thomas Gundry Mead of 2 Endsleigh Terrace Tavistock in the County of Devon Esquires the Executorsin england.

Personal Estate under £ 1,500

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 6 Sep 2013 09:43

(British nationals married overseas
1818-2005 Find My Past)

Name: MEAD, Emilie
Consulate : Shanghai
Country: China
Year: 1866-1870
Volume : 4
Page: 173
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1906 for GRO Consular Marriages (1849-1965)
Record source: GRO Consular Marriages (1849-1965)

COWIE, George James W

(you can order above Cert. from GRO)

Chris :)

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:49


London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about George James Webster Cowie
Name: George James Webster Cowie
Record Type: Baptism
Baptism Date: 22 Jan 1836
Father's Name: Alexander Cowie *****************************GENT
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Cowie
Parish or Poor Law Union: St Marylebone Christ Church
Borough: Westminster
Register Type: Parish Registers

Address looks like Rose Villas.

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 09:53


1851 England Census about George J Cowie
Name: George J Cowie
Age: 15
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1836
Relation: Son
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Cowie
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: London, England

Civil Parish: St Marylebone
Ecclesiastical parish: All Saints
County/Island: Middlesex
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Disability:

View Image

Registration District: Marylebone
Sub-registration District: St John
ED, institution, or vessel: 24
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Schedule Number: 90
Piece: 1491
Folio: 872
Page Number: 28
Household Members:
Name Age
Elizabeth Cowie 51***Widow Proprietor of Boarding School. Born Scotland*****
William G Cowie 20
Alexander J Cowie 18
George J Cowie 15
Elizabeth Cowie 13
Crombie Cowie 11
Jane Cowie 10
James Cowie 26

Reggie

Reggie Report 6 Sep 2013 10:00

Bernie

Did you look at the IMAGE?

Or did you rely entirely on the transcription?

And, when looking for the marriage, did you input only the female's name?

BatMansDaughter

BatMansDaughter Report 6 Sep 2013 10:02

COWIE, George James Webster 1879
Cowie - 11 Pitlochrie, Perthshire, suddenly, on July 28, George/James Webster Cowie, Esq. fourth son of the late Alexander Cowie Esq, and younger brother of the Bishop of Auckland, aged 40.
1879 (Source)
NZCI000090435 (New Zealand card index)
Record 1 of 1


Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 6 Sep 2013 10:05

I have already put the marriage up and the probate record.