See also

Family of George Henry Bowtle and Edith Maud Unwin

Husband: George Henry Bowtle (1892-1931)
Wife: Edith Maud Unwin (1893- )
Children: Muriel Edith Bowtle (1913-2012)
Marriage 8 September 1912 United Methodist Church, Wanstead, London, England1,2
Divorce before May 19223

Husband: George Henry Bowtle

Name: George Henry Bowtle4
Sex: Male
Father: George Bowtle (1857-1940)
Mother: Charlotte Ann Fewell (1856-1937)
Birth 17 March 1892 207 Smarts Lane, Loughton, Essex, England1,4
Census 1901 (age 8-9) Earls Road, Loughton, Essex, England5
aged 9, undefined, born Loughton, living with parents.
Census 2 April 1911 (age 19) 207 Smarts Lane, Loughton, Essex, England6
unmarried son aged 19 Apprentice Tennis Bats and Hockey making born Loughton Essex living with parents
Occupation 1931 Factory Tennis Racquet Maker.3
Death 19 May 1931 (age 39) 207 Smarts Lane, Loughton, Essex, England1,7
aged 39. George Henry was a concientious objector during the First World War and spent time in gaol, period unknown. No doubt as a result of the conditions, he suffered from poor health, and was to die of 1a-Cardiac Syncope, 1b-Dropsy, 1c-Chronic Pleuritis and Pericarditis, 2-Appendicitis(No Pre). Certified by B.F. Pendred MRIS. Notification by his brother B. J. Bowtle who was present at the death.
Burial after 19 May 1931 Cemetery, Loughton, Essex, England3
Family grave 1448
Probate 27 June 1931 Principal Registry, Holborn, Middlesex, England3,8
of 207 Smarts Lane Loughton Essex, probate of effects of £62 13s 1d (~£2,000 in 2005) to Benjamin George Platten accountant

Wife: Edith Maud Unwin

Name: Edith Maud Unwin
Sex: Female
Father: William Unwin (1828?-1898?)
Mother: Emily Mary A Lowen (1867?- )
Birth 10 June 1893 High Road, Loughton, Essex, England3,9
Possibly 4 Albert Cottage
Census 29 September 1939 (age 46) 48 The Mall, Ealing, London, England9
married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband and daughter, born on 10th June 1893

Child 1: Muriel Edith Bowtle

Name: Muriel Edith Bowtle3,10
Sex: Female
Spouse: Joffre French Riches (1914-1989)
Birth 25 January 1913 Snaresbrook, Essex, England3,10,11
Census 29 September 1939 (age 26) 43 Letchmere Avenue, South Woodford, Essex, England11
married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband, born on 25th January 1913
Death 21 February 2012 (age 99) Frinton-on-Sea, Essex, England12


1"Geoff Bowtle personal communication".
2"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at and West Ham 1912 quarter:3 volume:4a page:847.
3"Geoff Bowtle personal communication". letter.
4"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Epping 1892 quarter:2 volume:4a page:365.
mother's maiden name Fewell
5"Census 1901" (on-line at and 1901/ RG13/1639/79/20/111.
6"Census 1911" (on-line at and class:RG14 piece:9778 class:RG78 piece:515 registration district:189 sub-district:1 enumeration district:15 schedule:248.
7"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Epping 1931 quarter:2 volume:4a page:346.
8UK Government Probate Service, "Find a Will" (on-line at 1931 page 380.
9"1939 UK Register" (on-line at class:RG101 piece:0723G page:14 line:9 letter code:BCGW.
10"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and West Ham 1913 quarter:1 volume:4a page:653.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Unwin
11"1939 UK Register" (on-line at class:RG101 piece:1155C page:2 line:42 letter code:CDVQ.
12"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Ancestry only.
Text From Source: aged 99