See also

Family of Elizabeth Bowtle

Wife: Elizabeth Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Elizabeth Bowtle1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • John Bowtle (1799-1877)

  • Mother:

  • Ruth Willis (1801-1874)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • house servant4

  • Note:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • Need birth certificates to be sure Elizabeth is the mother of Frank and Francis

  • Birth:

  • 27 Mar 1825

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England1,2,4

  • Baptism:

  • 2 Jun 1825 (age 0)

  • Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England1,2

  •  

  • daughter of John and Ruth Bowtell of Wethersfield

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 16)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England4,5

  •  

  • aged 15, female servant living with William Hitching and Sarah Firmin. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 26)

  • Hill House, Finchingfield, Essex, England6

  •  

  • aged 15, House servant. Born in Finchingfield, living with John J. & Eliza Hardy, Farmer & Boarding School Mistress.

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 36)

  • Broadfields, Rayne, Essex, England7

  •  

  • aged 35, House servant. Born in Wethersfield, living with John & Eliza Hardy-Farmer 126 acres employing 4 men & 3 boys.

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 46)

  • Private Cottage, Duck End Road, Rayne, Essex, England8

  •  

  • Servant unmarried, aged 43 General Domestic servant born in Wethersfield Essex living with Joseph Hardy.

  • Death:

  • Q2 1879 (age 51)

  • Braintree "Registration District", Essex, England3

Child 1: Frank Bowtle

  • Name:

  • Frank Bowtle9,10

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Alice Handley (1858?-1903)

  • Spouse (2):

  • Elizabeth Jane Dowsett (1871?-1945)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • baker and confectioner, and chair of the Braintree Oddfellows Lodge11,12,13,14,15

  • Birth:

  • 14 May 1858

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England9,12,13,14

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 2)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England16

  •  

  • grandson aged 2, living with grand parents and three aunts. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Baptism:

  • 27 Apr 1862 (age 3)

  • St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England10,17

  •  

  • son of Elizabeth Bowtle single woman

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 12)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England5,18

  •  

  • grandson aged 12, attending school and living with grand parents, two aunts and a lodger. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 22)

  • 73 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England19

  •  

  • aged 22, unmarried, Baker. Born in Wethersfield, living with Uncle - John Bowtle #44.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 31)

  • Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England12

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a baker and living with his wife Alice, son Clement and daughter Constance. Born in Wethersfield Essex (entry one row out)

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 42)

  • 71 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England13

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a baker and living with his wife Alice, son Clement and daughter Constance. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Directory:

  • 1906 (age 47-48)

  • Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England20

  •  

  • a baker

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 52)

  • 88 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England14

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a baker and confectioner and living in five rooms with his wife Elizabeth, sons Clement and Cyril, and daughter Constance. Born in Braintree Essex

  • Directory:

  • 1912 (age 53-54)

  • 88 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England21

  •  

  • a baker

  • Directory:

  • 1914 (age 55-56)

  • 86 & 88 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England22

  •  

  • a baker

  • Miscellaneous:

  • 19 May 1916

  • Braintree, Essex, England23

  •  

  • applied for an exemption from military service for his son Clement aged 28 baker group 34, granted until 31 August

  • Miscellaneous:

  • 15 Sep 1916

  • Braintree, Essex, England24

  •  

  • applied for an exemption from military service for his son Clement as Kenneth aged 29 bread baker, granted for three months

  • Directory:

  • 1917 (age 58-59)

  • 86 & 88 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England25

  •  

  • a baker

  • Death:

  • 9 Jul 1924 (age 66)

  • Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, England15,26,27

  •  

  • Cause: after seven weeks illness

  • Burial:

  • 11 Jul 1924

  • Braintree Cemetery, London Road, Braintree, Essex, England28,29

  • Probate:

  • 27 Sep 1924

  • Probate Registry, London, England30

  •  

  • of Braintree Essex, effects of £1,013 12s 11d (~£30,000 in 2005) to Elizabeth Jane Bowtle widow and Clement Frank Bowtle baker

Sources

1.

Chelmsford Record Office - Parish Records. Wethersfield Congregational Church Baptisms 1797-1837 ref:D/NC 31/1 reel:16. Chelmsford Record Office, Chelmsford

Essex.

2.

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.

3.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1879 quarter:2 volume:4a page:255. Cit. Date: 24 April 2021.

4.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:19 folio:8 page:10.

5.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication. letter.

6.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).

7.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).

8.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1702/178/p9.

9.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1858 quarter:2 volume:4a page:296. Cit. Date: 19 July 2017.

10.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene baptisms 1858-1981 ref:D/P 119/1/11 image:10. Cit. Date: 19 July 2017.

11.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).

12.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1426 folio:29 page:5. Cit. Date: 20 October 2019.

13.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1727 folio:23 page:18. Cit. Date: 20 October 2019.

14.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10421 class:RG78 piece:554 registration district:201 sub-district:5 enumeration district:2 schedule:47. Cit. Date: 20 October 2011.

15.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Chelmsford Chronicle Friday 11th July 1924 page:7.

16.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1113 folio:114 page:17.

17.

Chelmsford Record Office - Parish Records. Chelmsford Record Office, Chelmsford

Essex.

18.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1700 folio:107 page:9.

19.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1810/34/7.

20.

Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1906 Kelly's Directory page:724.

21.

Ibid. 1912 Kelly's Directory page:810.

22.

Ibid. 1914 Kelly's Directory page:865.

23.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Chelmsford Chronicle Friday 26th May 1916 page:6.

24.

Ibid. Chelmsford Chronicle Friday 22nd September 1916 page:6.

25.

Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1917 Kelly's Directory page:859.

26.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication. visit. Cit. Date: 1997.

27.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1924 quarter:3 volume:4a page:643.

28.

FindMyPast Memorial Inscriptions, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Essex ref:2283.

29.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Chelmsford Chronicle Friday 18th July 1924 page:7.

30.

Ancestry England and Wales National Probate Calendar (Index to Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1924 page:310.