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John Cowen

Male 1877 - 1959  (81 years)


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  • Name John Cowen 
    Born 23 Jun 1877  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Apr 1959  Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I599  Algonquin Highlands Settlers
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    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 Eliza Edna Stevens,   b. 29 Dec 1885, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1929, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 21 Sep 1904  Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Muriel Edna Jane Cowen,   b. 12 Apr 1906, Carnarvon, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1993, Brampton, Peel, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. William Royce Cowen,   b. 8 Mar 1908, Carnarvon, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1928, Dysart, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     3. George Wellington Cowen,   b. 20 Jan 1910, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1990, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Harry Maxwell Cowen,   b. 16 Jun 1912, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1999, Minden, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     5. Margaret Caroline Cowan,   b. 29 Sep 1914, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 2010  (Age 96 years)
    +6. Robert John Cowen,   b. 25 Nov 1917, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1996  (Age 78 years)
     7. Ruby Ellen Cowen,   b. 9 Mar 1919, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1999  (Age 80 years)
     8. Wilma Ruth Cowen,   b. 9 Mar 1919, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2002  (Age 82 years)
     9. Edward Basil Cowen,   b. 24 May 1921, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jan 1981, Hamilton, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     10. Living
    +11. Eric Arthur Cowan,   b. 11 Apr 1927,   d. 27 Oct 2008, Brampton, Peel, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     12. Lloyd Stevens Cowen,   b. 7 Oct 1929, Carnarvon, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1995  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] 1881 Census of Canada, Year: 1881; Census Place: Minden, Peterborough East, Ontario; Roll: C_13240; Page: 21; Family No: 87.

    2. [S25] 1891 Census of Canada, Ontario / Victoria North / Stanhope / Page 13, Family 61.
      Age 12 on this census.

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

    4. [S16] 1911 Census of Canada, Ontario / Haliburton / Stanhope / Page 8, Family 77.

    5. [S34] 1921 Census of Canada, Ontario / Victoria / Stanhope / Page 4, Family 36.

    6. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, Reg# 09198-04.