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William Henry Cowen

Male 1894 - 1950  (55 years)


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  • Name William Henry Cowen 
    Born 18 May 1894  Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 May 1950 
    Person ID I597  Algonquin Highlands Settlers
    Last Modified 24 Dec 2018 

    Father William Henry Cowen,   b. 22 Jul 1849, Egg Buckland, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1906, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Mary Howell,   b. 20 Nov 1856, Hamilton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933  (Age 76 years) 
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Vera Eliza McBrien,   b. 21 Oct 1897, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1984  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1916  Haliburton, Dysart, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Mary Annie Cowen,   b. 30 Oct 1916, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 2011  (Age 94 years)
     2. Basil John Cowan,   b. Abt 1918, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 2010  (Age ~ 92 years)  [natural]
    +3. Evelyn Cowen,   b. 21 Apr 1921, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 2008  (Age 86 years)
     4. William Vern Cowen,   b. 31 Jul 1923, Minden, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jul 1944, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    William H Cowen & Vera E McBrien headstone
    William H Cowen & Vera E McBrien headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] 1901 Census of Canada, Ontario / Victoria North / Stanhope / Page 6, Family 51.

    2. [S16] 1911 Census of Canada, Ontario / Haliburton / Stanhope / Page 7, Family 64.
      living with mother & stepfather John Cowen.

    3. [S34] 1921 Census of Canada, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 93; Census Place: Minden (Township), Victoria, Ontario; Page Number: 5.

    4. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, Reg# 10497-16.