Arabella Bowker

(29 April 1804 - before 13 December 1806)
     Arabella Bowker was christened on 29 April 1804 in Paston, Northamptonshire. Arabella, daughter of James & Arabella Bowker, Walton. She was the daughter of James Bowker and Arabella Paget.
     Arabella died before 13 December 1806 in Walton, Northamptonshire. She was buried on 13 December 1806 in Paston.

Arthur Bowker

(3 August 1814 - )
     Arthur Bowker was born on 3 August 1814 in Walton, Northamptonshire. He was the son of James Bowker and Arabella Paget. Arthur Bowker was christened on 16 June 1818 in Paston, Northamptonshire.
Arthur Bowker married Mary Unknown before 1836.
     Arthur Bowker and Mary Unknown were recorded on the 1851 census in Keynsham, Somerset. Arthur Bowker 36, was master of the Work House, born Walton, Northants; with his wife Mary aged 42, Matron, born Bath and daughter Elizabeth aged 14/11, born Bath. He was living in Peckham in 1871 & Camberwell in 1881.

Child of Arthur Bowker and Mary Unknown

Arthur Bowker

(9 February 1817 - )
     Arthur Bowker was christened on 9 February 1817 in Paston, Northamptonshire. He was the son of James Bowker and Ann Unknown.
Arthur Bowker married Ann Thompson.
     Arthur Bowker and Ann Thompson were recorded on the 1851 census in St Anne Soho, Westminster. Arthur Bowker, 34, labourer, born Northampton; his wife Ann, aged 37, born Langtoft, Hunts and sister Caroline thompson 14 born London.

Arthur Bowker

(1852 - September 1917)
     Arthur Bowker was born in 1852 in Avebury, Marlborugh RD, Wiltshire. He was the son of Charles James Bowker and Mary Wembridge. Edwin and Arthur were listed as the children of Charles James Bowker in the 1861 census in Chisledon, Wiltshire.
     Arthur Bowker and Edwin Bowker were recorded on the 1871 census in 6 Havelock St, Swindon, Highworth, Wiltshire. They were lodgers with the Eatwell family. They were forgemen? at the Rail Mill.
Arthur Bowker married Susanna Crossley on 31 December 1878 in St Mark's, New Swindon, Wiltshire, England.
     Arthur Bowker were recorded on the 1881 census in Swindon, Wiltshire. He was living with his wife Susanna (23) and daughter Amy E 10 months.
     Arthur Bowker was recorded on the 1911 census in 159 Cricklade Rd, Swindon, Wiltshire. He was a licensed victualler, living with his wife Susanna (53) and children Frank Crossley Bowker 28, May Wembridge Bowker 24, Ethel Bowker 21 & Agnes Victoria Bowker 13..
     Arthur's death was registered in the quarter ending in September 1917 in Swindon, Wiltshire.

Children of Arthur Bowker and Susanna Crossley

Arthur Edward Bowker

(19 February 1869 - 25 May 1869)
     Arthur Edward Bowker was born on 19 February 1869 in Newcastle, New South Wales. On 19th February, the wife of Dr Bowker, of Santoft, Newcastle, of a son. He was the son of Richard Ryther Steer Bowker and Lydia Frances Phillips.
     Arthur died on 25 May 1869 in Tyrrell Street, Newcastle, New South Wales. He was buried on 26 May 1869 in Christ Church, Newcastle.

Arthur Edward Bowker

(9 October 1879 - 1944)
     Arthur Edward Bowker was also known as Arthur Edwin in records. He was born on 9 October 1879. He was the son of Francis William Bowker and Susannah Turner.
     Arthur died in 1944.

Arthur G Bowker

(1875 - )
     Arthur G Bowker was born in 1875 in Sculcoates RD, Yorkshire. He was the son of Henry Charles Bowker and Emma Susannah Monypenny.

Ashley Hugh Bowker

(1881 - )
     Ashley Hugh Bowker married Eleanor Martha Harris. Ashley Hugh Bowker was born in 1881 in Sculcoates RD, Yorkshire. He was the son of Henry Charles Bowker and Emma Susannah Monypenny.

Child of Ashley Hugh Bowker and Eleanor Martha Harris

Barbara Bowker

(10 September 1907 - 19 August 1989)
     Barbara Bowker was born on 10 September 1907 in 'Glenellen', East Maitland, New South Wales. She was the daughter of Edward Ballard Bowker and Laura Lillian Shelley.
Barbara Bowker married Thomas Orton Croudace on 25 February 1933 in Toronto, New South Wales.
     Barbara resided at Aberdare, near Cessnock, New South Wales, 1940.
     Barbara resided at 13 Hunter St, Fig Tree Point, Toronto, New South Wales. This was their holiday house.
     Barbara died on 19 August 1989 in Nedlands, Western Australia, aged 81.

Beatrice Mary Bowker

(30 August 1880 - 18 September 1960)
     Beatrice Mary Bowker was born on 30 August 1880 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of Charles Bowker and Anna Elizabeth Whitla.
Beatrice Mary Bowker married Thomas Arthur Wright in 1908 in New Zealand.
     Beatrice died on 18 September 1960 in Oamaru, New Zealand, aged 80.

Children of Beatrice Mary Bowker and Thomas Arthur Wright

Benjamin Bowker

(10 June 1707 - )
     Benjamin Bowker was christened on 10 June 1707 in Manchester, Lancashire. He was the son of Thomas Bowker.

Benjamin Bowker RN

(17 March 1760 - )
     Benjamin Bowker RN was christened on 17 March 1760 in St Nicholas, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. He was the son of Thomas Bowker and Dorothy Monkhouse.
With his older brother Miles, he took over his father's ships and trade. He lost heavily over the European Wars which ruined trade. He also farmed sheep in the Cheviots. He entered the Navy on the Leocadia.
Benjamin Bowker RN married Betty Unknown.
     Benjamin died. He drowned off the Baltic coast.

Children of Benjamin Bowker RN and Betty Unknown

Bertram Egerton Bowker

(24 November 1808 - 1907)
     Bertram Egerton Bowker was born on 24 November 1808 in Mitford?, Northumberland. He was the son of Miles Bowker and Anna Maria Mitford. Bertram Egerton Bowker was christened on 7 January 1809 in Mitford. He was christened on 4 October 1813 in Almer, Dorset.
     Bertram died in 1907. He married Anne Simpson and had a large family.
The Hon. Bertram Egerton Bowker MLC, the fifth son of Miles, was the first of the Bowkers to leave Thurfield and farmed in the Koonap region. He did well and this encouraged several of his brothers to follow his lead. Of Bertram's 12 children, only the youngest son, Gordon Cross Bowker carried on the family name and the succeeding generation. However, he emigrated to Kenya.

Betsey Marshall Bowker

(before April 1845 - )
     Betsey Marshall Bowker was also known as Lizzie in records. She was born before April 1845 in Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of Dr Robert Stanser Bowker and Betsey Marshall. Betsey Marshall Bowker was christened on 10 June 1849 in St Mary the Virgin & All Souls, Bulwell. Betsey, Eliza, Jane and Helen were listed as the children of Dr Robert Stanser Bowker in the 1851 census in Main Street, Bulwell. Betsey, Eliza, Jane, Helen, Robert, Richard, Maria and Elizabeth were listed as the children of Dr Robert Stanser Bowker in the 1861 census in The Villa, Appleby, Leicestershire. Lizzie, Helen, Robert, Richard, Maria, Elizabeth and Charles were listed as the children of Dr Robert Stanser Bowker in the 1871 census in Newton Regis, Warwickshire.
Betsey Marshall Bowker married Thomas Hardyman Scott on 25 February 1875 in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire. They were of Eastwood at the marriage.
     Betsey Marshall Bowker and Thomas Hardyman Scott were recorded on the 1881 census in 33 Skirbeck Road, Boston, Lincolnshire. Thomas H. Scott, m, 31, born Long Sutton, Lincoln, Head, occ: Professor of Music; Betsey M Scott, married, 27, born Bulwell, Nottingham, Wife. Occ: Professor Of Music (Wife); Alithea E.S. Scott, 2, daughter, born Knighton, Leicester; Frank Greensmith, 14, born Nottingham, Nottingham, Genl Domestic Servant.
     Betsey Marshall Bowker and Thomas Hardyman Scott were recorded on the 1891 census in 33 Skirbeck Rd, Boston, Lincolnshire. Thomas Handyman Scott, head, 41, professor of music, born Long Sutton, Lincs; his wife Betsy M, aged 37 born Bulwell, Ntt; and children Stendale B, 11, born Leicester, Leicestershire & Alithea E S aged 10 born Knighton?, Leicestershire and a servant Alice Green. Betsey, Jane, Maria and Charles were listed as Betsey Marshall's children in the 1901 census in 71 Stanton Rd, Stapenhill, Staffordshire.

Children of Betsey Marshall Bowker and Thomas Hardyman Scott

Blanche Ella Bowker

(30 May 1878 - 4 April 1979)
     Blanche Ella Bowker was born on 30 May 1878 in Brentford RD, Middlesex. She married 1 June 1904 to Joseph Henry COLE, and emigrated in 1912 to Canada. They settled in Hamilton, Ontario. She was the daughter of James Bowker and Martha Panting. Blanche and Frances were listed as the children of James Bowker in the 1881 census in 3 Bulstrode Cottages, Heston, London. Blanche, Ernest and Frances were listed as the children of James Bowker in the 1891 census in 13 Malvern Place, Isleworth, Middlesex.
     Blanche died on 4 April 1979 in Ontario, Canada, aged 100. LShe died 2 months before her 101st birthday.

Bridget Bowker

(11 September 1664 - )
     Bridget Bowker was christened on 11 September 1664 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker or Booker and Frances Harris.
Bridget Bowker married John Martin on 11 November 1683 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire.

Burgess Bowker

(19 November 1721 - before 24 November 1790)
     Burgess Bowker was christened on 19 November 1721 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of Thomas Bowker and Mary Burgess. Burgess was a tanner in 1743, in Stanground, Huntingdonshire.
Burgess Bowker married Elizabeth (Mary) Higby on 6 September 1743 in Stanground, HUN. Married by licence and both of Yaxley.
He inherited property at Stanground under his father's will.
     In Thomas Bowker's will dated 17 January 1743/44 in Yaxley, Burgess Bowker was named as heir.
     Burgess Bowker was mentioned in the will of Mary Bowker dated 25 September 1754. Burgess was a farmer in Alconbury Weston.
     Burgess Bowker made a will dated 21 October 1790 in Alconbury Weston. I Burgess Bowker of Alconbury Weston Hunts ... to my son Burgess Bowker £15, my son David Bowker £15, to my dear wife Eliz. Bowker and my son son Peter Bowker the remainder of my personal effects, to be equally divided between them ... the afsd Elizabeth Bowker my wife & Peter Bowker my son to be joint executors ...
     Burgess died before 24 November 1790 in Alconbury Weston, Huntingdonshire. Sacred to the memory of Burgess Bowker who died [24 Nov 1790] aged ... years. He was buried on 24 November 1790 in Alconbury Weston.
     His will was proved on 27 December 1790 at Huntingdonshire. The will was proved by Peter & Elizabeth Bowker, effects under £600.

Children of Burgess Bowker and Elizabeth (Mary) Higby

Burgess Bowker

(before 10 October 1744 - circa 28 February 1825)
     Burgess Bowker was born before 10 October 1744 in Stanground, Huntingdonshire. He was christened on 10 October 1744 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of Burgess Bowker and Elizabeth (Mary) Higby. Burgess was a farmer in Alconbury Weston.
Burgess Bowker married Sarah Robinson on 8 November 1768 in Buckworth, Huntingdonshire.
     In Burgess Bowker's will dated 21 October 1790 in Alconbury Weston, Burgess Bowker was named as heir.
Burgess Bowker as both proprietor & occupier was assessed for 9/-.
     Burgess Bowker made a will dated 12 June 1810 in Alconbury Weston. Will of Burgess Bowker of Alconbury Weston Hunts, farmer dated 12 June 1810 ... to my eldest son George Bowker of Water Newtown farmer & to William Morley of Peterborough all my [property] at Alconbury & Alconbury Weston ... to pay to my daughter Ann the wife of Edward Ladds of Alconbury £200, my daughter Judith the wife of John Buck of Bingham Notts £200 my daughter Mary Bowker £200, my son Burgess Bowker £200, my son Thomas B £200 ... and my daughter Elizabeth the wife of Edward Ladds of Gidding ... in trust for my said 6 children the said Ann Ladds, the said Elizabeth wife of Edward Ladds of Giddings, the said Judith Buck, Mary Bowker, Burgess Bowker & Thomas Bowker ... Witness Ann Bowker.
He was listed as Burgess Bowker of Alconbury Weston, gent., on the grand jury list 1817. He added a codicil to his will on 3 January 1822 in Alconbury Weston. ...my daughter Mary Bowker ... my newly created messuage or tenement in Alconbury Weston wherein I now dwell ... 3 Jan 1822. He added a codicil to his will on 16 March 1824 in Alconbury Weston. He made a second codicil 15 Jan 1824: I obtained from the Dean & Chapter of the Collegiate church of Westminster a renewed lease of my leasehold estates in Alconbury with Weston Hunts ... I direct my trustees to pay to my grand daughter Sarah Robinson Bowker £100. Dated 16 Mar 1824. Witnessed by George Bowker jnr. of Water Newton.
     Burgess died circa 28 February 1825 in Alconbury Weston, Huntingdonshire. He was buried on 1 March 1825 in Alconbury Weston.
     His will was proved on 30 April 1825 at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury. Proved at London, effects under £600.

Children of Burgess Bowker and Sarah Robinson

Burgess Bowker

(circa 1778 - before 13 December 1853)
     Burgess Bowker was born circa 1778 in England. He was the son of Burgess Bowker and Sarah Robinson.
     Burgess Bowker and George Robinson Bowker, Ann Robinson Bowker, Judith Bowker, Mary Bowker, Thomas Bowker and Elizabeth Bowker were beneficiaries in Burgess Bowker's will dated 12 June 1810 in Alconbury Weston.
     Burgess Bowker was recorded on the 1841 census in Sir Jonathan Miles Licenced Mad House, Hoxton Town, London. Burgess Bowker, 60, pauper, sailor, not born in the county.
     Burgess died before 13 December 1853 in Shoreditch, Middlesex. He was buried on 13 December 1853 in St Leonard, Shoreditch.

Burnham Charles Bowker

(6 November 1927 - 2 September 1985)
     Burnham Charles Bowker was born on 6 November 1927 in St Catherine's, Christchurch, New Zealand. He was the son of James Burnham Bowker and Ann Agnes Boag. Burnham Charles Bowker was christened in Holy Innocents, Amberley, New Zealand. Burnham was a farmer in Hamilton.
     Burnham died on 2 September 1985 in Hamilton, New Zealand, aged 57.
     His will was proved in 1985 at Hamilton.

Caroline Bowker

     Caroline Bowker was born in Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire.
Caroline Bowker married Thomas Wilson in 1815 in St Mary, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire.

Caroline Bowker

(before March 1840 - )
     Caroline Bowker was born before March 1840 in Denver, Norfolk. She was the daughter of Samuel Bowker and Martha Unknown. Harriett, Martha, Emily, George and Caroline were listed as the children of Samuel Bowker in the 1851 census in Denver, Norfolk.

Caroline Elizabeth Bowker

(11 December 1870 - 21 February 1890)
     Caroline Elizabeth Bowker was born on 11 December 1870 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of Henry Layton Bowker and Margaret Agnes Dudley.
     Caroline died on 21 February 1890 in New Zealand aged 19.

Caroline Lowry Bowker

(4 September 1866 - 16 April 1940)
     Caroline Lowry Bowker was born on 4 September 1866 in New Zealand. She was the daughter of Charles Bowker and Anna Elizabeth Whitla.
     Caroline died on 16 April 1940 in Dunedin, New Zealand, aged 73.
     Her will was proved in 1940 at Timaru.

Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker

(26 April 1848 - 5 July 1912)
      Paul Mulcock states that she was called Carrie and was wife of Alexander Welsh; born at Oundle 20 April 1866; died at Coldstream 8 Feb 1894. Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker was christened on 26 April 1848 in Buckworth, Huntingdonshire. A Caroline S Bowker was registered at Huntingdon in 1846. The Hunts baprism index gives Gt Gransden. She was the daughter of Thomas Burgess Bowker and Rebecca Burnham.
     Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker was listed in the household of John Burnham as a grandchild in the 1851 census in Market Place, Whittlesey. Her maternal grandparents stated she was born at Gt Gransden.
The marriage of Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker and Thomas Goodman was registered in St Mary, Whittlesey, Whittlesey RD, Cambridgeshire, in the March 1867 quarter.
     Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker was recorded on the 1871 census in Mary St, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Caroline Goodman 24, head, widow, teacher of music, born Gransdon, Cambs; children Thos Goodman 3, Catherine Goodman 1, born Peterboroughm, Northants; servant Eliza Pywell 15.
Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker married Henry Frederick Garne as her second husband, on 4 June 1874 in Egham Hill, Windsor, Berkshire..
     Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker and Henry Frederick Garne were recorded on the 1881 census in High St, Egham, Surrey. Henry Garne head, 32, stationery & filing warehouse, born Newbury, Brk, 18564, Caroline 33 his wife, born at Gransden, Hunts, step-daughter Catherine Goodman aged 11 born Peterborough, Nth and son Sydney Garne, aged 5 born Egham, with an assistant and a servant.
     Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker made a will dated 11 May 1912 in Brighton, Sussex. Will of Mrs Carrie Garne of 5 Devonshire Place, Brighton, Sussex ... to her daughter Catherine B Janes, Clovelly, Egham, Surrey, her son Sydney William Garne, dentist, Colombo, Ceylon. It mentions the money her grandmother Mrs Mary Burnham of Whittlesea, Cambs left her.
     Caroline died on 5 July 1912 in Colombo, Ceylon/Sri Lanka, aged 64. She died on a visit to her son.
     The administration of her estate was granted to Catherine Burnham Goodman and Sydney William Garne on 8 March 1913 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. Carrie otherwise Caroline Sarah Robinson Garne: Administration (with will) was granted to Sydney William Garne and Catherine Burnham Janes the natural and lawful son and daughter and only next of kin.

Children of Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker and Thomas Goodman

Child of Caroline Sarah Robinson Bowker and Henry Frederick Garne

Catherine Bowker

(14 January 1798 - )
     Catherine Bowker was christened on 14 January 1798 in Paston, Northamptonshire. She was the daughter of David Bowker and Elizabeth Doggit.

Catherine Bowker

(2 September 1770 - 19 August 1771)
     Catherine Bowker was christened on 2 September 1770 in Moulton Near Spalding, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of William Bowker and Elizabeth Gibbs.
     Catherine died on 19 August 1771.

Catherine Bowker

(19 June 1774 - )
     Catherine Bowker was christened on 19 June 1774 in Moulton Near Spalding, Lincolnshire. She may be the Catherine who married John Presgrave, widower, by licence on 21 May 1802 at Bourne, Luincs. He was the son of William Bowker and Elizabeth Gibbs.

Catherine Bowker

(1828 - March 1904)
     Catherine Bowker was christened in 1828 in St Mary, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire and Sarah Eagles Cowley.
     Catherine Bowker appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire in the Manor House, Market Place, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Catherine, Sarah and Charles were listed as the children of Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire in the 1851 census in the Manor House, Market Place, Whittlesey. Francis, Catherine, William, Sarah, Thomas and Charles were listed as the children of Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire in the 1861 census in Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Catherine Bowker was listed as Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire's daughter in the 1871 census in Market Place, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire. Catherine Bowker was listed as Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire's daughter in the 1881 census. Catherine Bowker was an executor of Thomas Bowker J.P., Squire's estate on 19 June 1882 in the Principal Probate Registry, London. Catherine Bowker was buried in 1904 in Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire.
     Catherine's death was registered in the quarter ending in March 1904 in Whittlesey RD, Cambridgeshire.

Catherine Bowker

(25 September 1768 - circa 1864)
     Catherine Bowker was christened on 25 September 1768 in Gateshead, Durham. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker and Dorothy Monkhouse.
     Catherine died circa 1864 in Stockton on Tees, Durham.