David Bowker

(29 September 1783 - July 1853)
     David Bowker was christened on 29 September 1783 in St Michael, Stamford, Lincolnshire. He was the son of James Bowker and Mary Roades.
     David resided at Bulwick, Northamptonshire, January 1819.
David Bowker married Maria Sampey on 16 January 1819 in St Peter, Farndon, Nottinghamshire.
     David Bowker was mentioned in the will of James Bowker dated 10 June 1828.
     David Bowker and Maria Sampey were recorded on the 1841 census in Ryhall, Rutland. David 54, independent, Maria 50, Mary 17, Maria 15, only the latter born in the county.
     David Bowker and Maria Sampey were recorded on the 1851 census in Ryhall, Rutland. David Bowker, aged 68, fundholder, born Stamford, Lincs; Maria his wife aged 58, born Honiton?, Notts, Mary, daughter aged 28, born Cliff, Maria daughter aged 25, born Ryhall with a general servant.
     David Bowker made a will dated 6 August 1852. He left his estate to his wife Mary, children James, Mary & Maria Bowker.
     David's death was registered in the quarter ending in July 1853 in Ryhall, Rutland.
     His will was proved on 30 November 1853. Will of David Bowker, Gentleman of Ryhall , Rutland to be downloaded).

Children of David Bowker and Maria Sampey

David Bowker

(30 November 1748 - before 11 December 1748)
     David Bowker was christened on 30 November 1748 in Farcett, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of David Bowker and Lydia Jennings.
     David died before 11 December 1748 in Stanground, Huntingdonshire. He was buried on 11 December 1748 in St Mary, Farcett.

David Bowker

(27 January 1754 - before 19 January 1755)
     David Bowker was christened on 27 January 1754 in Farcett, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of David Bowker and Lydia Jennings.
     David died before 19 January 1755 in Farcett, HUN. He was buried on 19 January 1755 in Farcett.

David Bowker

(20 November 1758 - before 4 February 1832)
     David Bowker was christened on 20 November 1758 in Farcett, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of David Bowker and Lydia Jennings. David was a farmer in Farcett, HUN, in 1782.
David Bowker married Mary Lowe on 10 December 1782 in Stanground, Huntingdonshire. Married by licence. David Bowker was widowed before 31 August 1795 on the death of his wife Mary Lowe.
David Bowker married secondly Elizabeth Doggit on 9 June 1796 in Paston, Northamptonshire. Married by licence and were both of Walton. David Bowker witnessed the second marriage of James Bowker and Arabella Paget on 26 December 1803, Paston, Northamptonshire; by licence. Witnessed by James & David Bowker of Walton [?].
David Bowker is mentioned in memorials and petitions presented to the Bedford Level Corporation in April 1819.
     David died before 4 February 1832 in Farcett, HUN. He was buried on 4 February 1832 in Stanground.

Children of David Bowker and Elizabeth Doggit

David Bowker

(1 March 1796 - )
     David Bowker was born on 1 March 1796 in Walton, Northamptonshire. He was the son of David Bowker and Elizabeth Doggit. David Bowker was christened on 2 October 1796 in Paston, Northamptonshire. David was a farmer in Stanground, Huntingdonshire, in September 1817.
David Bowker married Amelia Alexander on 26 September 1817 in Stanground, HUN. The marriage licence bond stated that he was a farmer of Stanground and he was a minor at his marriage, witnessed by David & Elizabeth Bowker..
     David Bowker was employed as keeper of the Bridewell on 21 November 1818, Huntingdon. He was appointed keeper of the Bridewell 21 Nov 1818, to be paid 100 pounds to provide corn for the mill in the Bridewell; Nov 22 1828 House of Correction sold; April 1829 "ordered that Bowker be immediately removed from the old Bridewell and a person fit be put into possession of it on behalf of the County" Of St John's Huntingdon.
In 1821 he was mentioned int eh Huntingdon Brough records re the bread bill at the House of Correction.
     David Bowker and Amelia Alexander were recorded on the 1841 census in Caroline Place, Southwark, St George, Surrey. David Bowker, 40, pastry cook, not born in the county; Amelia Bowker, 45, born in the county, David Bowker, 11, born in the county, Harriet Bowker, 9, not born in the county.

Children of David Bowker and Amelia Alexander

David Bowker

(28 June 1750 - )
     David Bowker was christened on 28 June 1750 in Stanground, Huntingdonshire. He was mentioned in his father's will. He may be the David Bowker apprenticedd to Wm Whetham of St Ives, as a saddler, with tax paid on18 Apr 1766. He was the son of Burgess Bowker and Elizabeth (Mary) Higby.
     In Burgess Bowker's will dated 21 October 1790 in Alconbury Weston, David Bowker was named as heir.

David Bowker

(22 September 1793 - before 3 January 1794)
     David Bowker was christened on 22 September 1793 in Paston, Northamptonshire. He was the son of James Bowker and Anne Lowe.
     David died before 3 January 1794 in Paston, Northamptonshire. He was buried on 3 January 1794 in Paston.

David Bowker

(June 1855 - )
     David Bowker's birth was registered in the quarter ending in June 1855 in Marholm?, Peterborough RD, Northamptonshire. He was the son of James Bowker and Lucy Scotney. Henry, Maria, David and James were listed as the children of James Bowker in the 1861 census in 7 Garrotts Row, Peterborough, Northamptonshire.

David Bowker

(16 January 1829 - )
     David Bowker was born on 16 January 1829 in Battersea, Surrey. He was the son of John Bowker and Elizabeth Higgins. David Bowker was christened on 7 April 1830 in St Mary, Battersea, Surrey.
     David Bowker was recorded on the 1841 census in Manor Lane, Clapham, Surrey. John Bowker 50, cow keeper, Elizabeth Bowker 45, Edwin Bowker 15, Jane Bowker 15, Elizabeth Bowker 15, David Bowker 10 ,Alfred Bowker 5, Thomas Bowker 5, all born in the county.
     David Bowker appeared on the 1841 census in the household of John Bowker and Elizabeth Higgins in Clapham, Surrey. Edwin, Jane, David, Alfred and Thomas were listed as the children of John Bowker in the 1851 census in Manor Farm Dairy, Clapham.
David Bowker married Sarah Higgins on 4 July 1854 in Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire. A David (born Battersea) & Sarah Bowker aged 30 & 26 with daughter Alice aged 1,were living with mother Charlotte White at Clapham in 1851.
     David Bowker and Sarah Higgins were recorded on the 1861 census in 29 Park Crescent, Clapham, Surrey. David Bowker, head, married, 30, bricklayer, born Battersea, Sry; his wife Sarah 26, born Goddmanchester, and daughter Alice Bowker 1, born Clapham.
     David Bowker and Sarah Higgins were recorded on the 1881 census in 42 Park Road (Stanley House), Clapham, Surrey. David Bowker 51, retired builder, born Battersea, Sry; his wife Sarah Bowker 48, born Hunts, children Edward H. Bowker 19, commercial clerk, Edith B. Bowker 17, Alice M. Bowker 9, scholar, David E. Bowker 5, all born at Clapham.
     David Bowker and Sarah Higgins were recorded on the 1891 census in Stanley House, Clapham. David Bowker 61, retired builder, born battersea; Sarah Bowker 58, born Huntingdon, Edward Bowker 29, cycle manuf, Alice Bowker 19 David Bowker 17, all born Clapham.

David Bowker

(25 March 1830 - )
     David Bowker was born on 25 March 1830 in Walworth?, Surrey. He was the son of David Bowker and Amelia Alexander. David Bowker was christened on 28 April 1830 in St Peter, Walworth, Newington, Surrey.
     David Bowker appeared on the 1841 census in the household of David Bowker and Amelia Alexander in Caroline Place, Southwark, St George, Surrey.

Deacon Bowker

(12 July 1840 - 5 June 1899)
     Deacon Bowker's birth was registered in the quarter ending in June 1840 in Stanground, Peterborough RD, Huntingdonshire. He was christened on 12 July 1840 in Stanground, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of George Bowker and Sarah Deacon.
     Deacon Bowker appeared on the 1841 census in the household of George Bowker and Sarah Deacon in Stanground. Deacon, Elizabeth and Thomas were listed as the children of George Bowker in the 1851 census in Stanground. Deacon by the railways.
     Deacon Bowker was recorded on the 1861 census in London Rd, Gt Amwell, Hertfordshire. Deacon was a lodger aged 20, railway clerk, born Stanground, with Thoams Cordell and family.
Deacon Bowker married Ann Ward on 9 February 1870 in St Pancras, London. She was widowed and her name was Woodward.
     Deacon Bowker and Ann Ward were recorded on the 1871 census in GE Railway Station, St Ives, Huntingdonshire. Deacon Bowker, head, 30, GER station master, born Stanground, Cambs. with his wife Ann, 26, station master's wife, born Huntindon, Hunts, Sarah Bowker, married, mother, 56, retired farmer's wife, born Peterborough, Nth and Elizabeth Bowker, sister, annuitant, born Stanground, Cambs, and a general servant.
     Deacon Bowker and Ann Ward were recorded on the 1881 census in South Brink, St Peter Wisbech. Deacon Bowker, aged 40, railway station master, born Stanground, with wife Anne, aged 36, born Huntingdon, daughter Lillian aged 9, Frederick aged 7 scholar, born St Ives, Kate aged 5, scholar, born Wisbech, Ethel aged 3, born Wisbech, Jessie aged 2 months, born Wisbech.
     Deacon Bowker and Ann Ward were recorded on the 1891 census in South Brink, Wisbech St Peter, Cambridgeshire. Deacon Bowker, head, 50, Great Eastern Railway station master, born Stanground, Cambs, with his wife Anne aged 46, born Huntingdon and children Lilian 19, scholar, born St Ives, Kate, 15, Ethel 12, Jessie 10, all scholars and born Wisbech; his sister Laura Elizabeth Knowles? aged 51 is with them, living onher own means, born Stanground and a servant.
     Deacon died on 5 June 1899 in Whitechapel, Middlesex, aged 58. He was buried on 9 June 1899 in Mt Pleasant cemetery, Wisbech.
     His will was proved on 25 September 1899. Deacon Bowker of South Brink, Wisbech, station-master died 5 Jun 1989 at the London-hospital, Whitechapel, Mdx. Probate granted to Frederick Deacon Bowker, banke's clerk and Ann Bowker, widow. Effects £838 13 s 4d.

Children of Deacon Bowker and Ann Ward

Doris Bowker

(1909 - 1968)
     Doris Bowker was born in 1909. She was the daughter of Frank Bowker.
Doris Bowker married William Michael Galvin.
     Doris died in 1968.

Dorothy Bowker

(6 December 1732 - before 14 December 1732)
     Dorothy Bowker was christened on 6 December 1732 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker and Mary Ann Riss.
     Dorothy died before 14 December 1732 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. She was buried on 14 December 1732 in Yaxley.

Dorothy Bowker

(19 August 1742 - )
     Dorothy Bowker was christened on 19 August 1742 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker and Mary Ann Riss.

Dorothy Bowker

(23 May 1779 - 17 October 1779)
     Dorothy Bowker was christened on 23 May 1779 in Moulton Near Spalding, Lincolnshire. She was the daughter of William Bowker and Elizabeth Gibbs.
     Dorothy died on 17 October 1779.

Dorothy Bowker

(29 June 1756 - )
     Dorothy Bowker was christened on 29 June 1756 in All Saints, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker and Dorothy Monkhouse.

Dorothy Bowker

(13 February 1794 - )
     Dorothy Bowker was born on 13 February 1794 in Morpeth, Northumberland. She was the daughter of Benjamin Bowker RN and Betty Unknown. Dorothy Bowker was christened on 25 April 1794 in Morpeth, Northumberland.

Dorothy Bowker

(October 1643 - )
     Dorothy Bowker was born in October 1643 in Castor, Northamptonshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Bowker and Dorothy Garnar or Gardiner.

Dudley Burnham Lake Bowker

(31 July 1914 - 15 September 1944)
     Dudley Burnham Lake Bowker was born on 31 July 1914 in New Zealand. He was the son of Henry Layton Bowker and Emily Mercy Lake.
     Dudley Burnham Lake Bowker served in the War between 1939 and 1944. He was a trooper in the NZ Armoured Corps, and is commemorated in the Coriano Ridge War cemetery.
     Dudley was killed in action on 15 September 1944 in Rimini, Italy, aged 30.
     His will was proved in 1944 at Christchurch.

Durham Bourchier Bowker

     Durham Bourchier Bowker was the son of John Harrison Bowker Commander, RN and Margaret Unknown.

Edith Anna Bowker

(21 December 1849 - )
     Edith Anna Bowker was born on 21 December 1849 in Clerkenwell, London. She was the daughter of Henry Francis Bowker and Eliza Alice Keep. Alice, Mary, Ellen, Alfred and Edith were listed as the children of Henry Francis Bowker in the 1851 census in 37 Amwell St, Clerkenwell, St James, Middlesex. Edith Anna Bowker was christened on 5 October 1861 in St Mary, Whitechapel, Stepney, Middlesex.

Edith Gertrude Bowker

(7 December 1883 - 19 March 1980)
     Edith Gertrude Bowker was born on 7 December 1883 in Christchurch, New Zealand. She was the daughter of Henry Layton Bowker and Margaret Agnes Dudley.
Edith Gertrude Bowker married Donald Lancelot Gebbie, son of John Gebbie and Ellen Cryer, in 1908 in St Luke's, Christchurch, New Zealand.
     Edith died on 19 March 1980 in New Zealand aged 96.

Children of Edith Gertrude Bowker and Donald Lancelot Gebbie

Edmund Walter Bowker

(17 April 1891 - 6 April 1963)
     Edmund Walter Bowker was born on 17 April 1891 in Woodville, Western Cape, South Africa. He was the son of Francis William Bowker and Susannah Turner.
     Edmund died on 6 April 1963 in Margare, Natal KwaZulu, South Africa, aged 71.

Edward Bowker

(7 October 1685 - before 22 June 1711)
     Edward Bowker was christened on 7 October 1685 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of William Bowker and Mary Clark.
Received lands at Stanground, Farcet & Whittlesey by his father's will 1705.
     In William Bowker's will dated 8 December 1705 in Yaxley, Edward Bowker was named as heir.
Edward Bowker married Elizabeth Adcock on 25 April 1709 in Northampton, Northamptonshire. She was a widow and had a daughter Elizabeth Hinton.
     Edward Bowker made a will dated 9 April 1711 in Peterborough. I Edward Bowker of Peterborough in the county of Northampton, Gent. being sick.... to my wife Elizabeth Bowker the rents due of my estate in Farcet and Stanground ... lands ... in Whittlesey...
     Edward died before 22 June 1711 in Peterborough, Northamptonshire. The Yaxley parish register records a Mr Edward Bowker being buried in April 1710!.
     His will was proved on 22 June 1711 at Northampton. Edward Bowker, gent of Peterborough.

Edward Bowker

(11 May 1713 - circa 22 December 1727)
     Edward Bowker was christened on 11 May 1713 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was the son of William Bowker and Elizabeth Coles.
     Edward died circa 22 December 1727 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was buried on 22 December 1727 in Yaxley.

Edward Bowker

( - April 1710)
     Edward was buried in April 1710 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. Mr Bowker.

Edward Bowker

( - 14 April 1656)
     Edward died on 14 April 1656 in Yaxley, Huntingdonshire. He was buried on 15 April 1656 in Yaxley.

Edward Bowker

(1803 - before 3 January 1814)
     Edward Bowker was born in 1803.
     Edward died before 3 January 1814 in the Timber Market, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. He was buried on 3 January 1814 in St Peter's, Wisbech.

Edward Ballard Bowker

(6 June 1872 - 14 November 1949)
Edward Ballard Bowker
     Edward Ballard Bowker was born on 6 June 1872 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. He was born 1 January according to his descendants but the Sydney Morning Herald announced: On Saturday, the 6th instant, at her residence, Santoft, New- castle, the wife of Dr Bowker, of a son.. He was the son of Richard Ryther Steer Bowker and Lydia Frances Phillips.
     Edward Ballard Bowker was on the passenger list, arriving at London, England, in 1891.
     Edward matriculated Dentistry at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, between September 1894 and 1897. He had commenced studying medicine at Middlesex Hospital but felt overwhelmed by medicine according to Ben Champion.
His father's diary states, about September 20th Edward starts for Phildaphia 1st class, £49 give him £5 in cash, a draft for £50 and send another draft there...
He became a Doctor of Dental Surgery. Richard RRS Bowker his grandson, claims to have the dental plate from out the front of his surgery at Pennsylvania. Edward was a dentist from 1897,Newcastle, New South Wales. Doctor of Dental Surgery (Pennsylvania). His practices were in Watt St Newcastle and Station Street, Waratah. He lived above the Watt St building until at least 1902.
Edward Ballard Bowker married Laura Lillian Shelley on 7 April 1900 in St John's, Newcastle, New South Wales. They are supposed to have had a stillborn son [Bruce], but there is no record. An unknown person was listed as a dentist in Station Street in Waratah, New South Wales, in a directory dated in 1901.
Edward Ballard Bowker was listed in a directory dated 1904 as E Bowker, dentist at 30 Watt Street, Newcastle. There was another Edward Bowker at 20 Cambridge St, Sydney. An unknown person was listed as E B Bowker, dentist in 30 Watt Street in Newcastle in a directory dated in March 1907. An unknown person was listed as a dentist in Newcastle in a directory dated in 1910.
     Edward resided at Hunter Street, Fig Tree Point, Toronto, New South Wales.
     Edward resided at 'Pinehurst', Pitnacree Rd, East Maitland, New South Wales, after 1915.
     Edward resided at Brighton Avenue, Toronto, New South Wales, 1936. They lived two houses past Jarrett St, on the waterfront, going towards Coal Point.
'Doc', as he was known to all his family, was a tall, good-looking man. He was much loved by his grandchildren, amusing them with stories about a white ghost horse that walked along the verandah and another about a wallaby chasing him down Wallarobba Mountain (part of the Wattagan Range). He had a good sense of humour and often played pranks on people. He loved Paterson and the surrounding Hunter Valley. They had a holiday house at Belmont.
     He moved to Maitland and lived in a very large house now occupied by Mr Haines. In Jan 1882 "Glenellen" a recently erected house on one and a half acres, was occupied by G W F Addison who put it up for sale. It was advertised again 1st July 1882. It was up for sale again 17 October 1894, no occupier mentioned. Edward Bowker, sold to Mr Hain (of Swan, Murray & Hain) in 1913].
     Edward resided at 105 Regent St, Maitland. In later years they lived with their son Ted and his family. The house was converted into two flats after Doc died.
     Edward died on 14 November 1949 in Maitland aged 77. He slipped on a muddy verandah after a flood and from then he declined. He was cremated in Beresfield, New South Wales.

Children of Edward Ballard Bowker and Laura Lillian Shelley

Edward or Edwin Bowker

(17 June 1865 - )
     Edward or Edwin Bowker was christened on 17 June 1865 in St Andrew, Chesterton, Cambridgeshire. An Edward Bowker was registered at Hungtingdon RD in 1865. He was the son of George Martin Bowker and Fanny Elizabeth Unknown.
     Edward or Edwin Bowker were recorded on the 1881 census in St A, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.