See also

Family of John Bowtle and Esther Butcher

Husband: John Bowtle (1832-1897)
Wife: Esther Butcher (1832-1902)
Marriage March 1876 Braintree, Essex, England1,2

Husband: John Bowtle

Name: John Bowtle3,4,5
Sex: Male
Father: John Bowtle (1799-1877?)
Mother: Ruth Willis (1801-1874?)
Occupation a carpenter then a baker6,7
Birth 21 May 1832 Wethersfield, Essex, England3,4,5,6
Baptism 14 October 1832 (age 0) Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England3,4
son of Ruth and John Bowtle
Census 6 June 1841 (age 9) Wethersfield, Essex, England1,5
aged 5, living with his parents and three siblings, born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 18) Silver Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England6
nephew aged 18 unmarried, carpenter journeyman, living with aunt Rebecca Whiteand a cousin, born Wethersfield Essex
Census 1861 (age 28-29) Chapel House, Wethersfield, Essex, England8
Head aged 29, Carpenter/Journeyman, borm Wethersfield.
Directory 1878 (age 45-46) 75 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England7
a baker
Census 1881 (age 48-49) 73 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England9
Head aged 47, Carpenter, born Wethersfield.
Census 1891 (age 58-59) Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England10
Head aged 58, Baker (employer), born Wethersfield.
Directory 1895 (age 62-63) 75 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England11
a baker
Death 12 April 1897 (age 64) Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England12,13
Probate 29 May 1897 Probate Court, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England1,13
of Coggeshall Road Braintree Essex baker, probate of effects of £490 6s 10d (~£28,500 in 2005) to Esther Bowtle widow

Wife: Esther Butcher

Name: Esther Butcher
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1832 Braintree, Essex, England1
Census 1881 (age 48-49) 73 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England9
Wife aged 47, Born Braintree, living with husband.
Census 1891 (age 58-59) Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England10
Wife aged 59, born Braintree, living with husband.
Directory 1902 (age 69-70) 75 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England14
a baker
Death 10 October 1902 (age 70) Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England15,16
Probate 11 November 1902 Probate Court, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England1,16
of Coggeshall Road Braintree Essex widow probate of effects of £902 4s 9d (~£51,600 in 2005) to Sarah Butcher spinster

Sources

1"Geoff Bowtle personal communication". letter.
2"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Braintree Mar 1876 Ref: 4a 437.
3"Chelmsford Record Office - Parish Records". Wethersfield Congregational Church Baptisms 1797-1837 ref:D/NC 31/1 reel:16.
4"FindMyPast Parish Records Collection - Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). England and Wales Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms Transcription ref:TNA class:RG04 piece:1768.
5"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:19 folio:7 page:9.
6"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1785 folio:136 page:2.
7"Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1878 Post Office Directory page:330.
8"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1861/RG9/CD8/1113/P230.
9"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ref: RG11/1810/34/7.
10"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
11"Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1895 Kelly's Directory page:469.
12"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree Jun 1897 4a 339.
13UK Government Probate Service, "Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1897 page:247.
14"Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1902 Kelly's Directory page:561.
15"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree Dec 1902 4a.
16UK Government Probate Service, "Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1902 page:280.