See also

Family of Christopher Martin Cowan and Norah Olive Blackwell

Husband: Christopher Martin Cowan (1919-2003)
Wife: Norah Olive Blackwell (1917-2002)
Marriage Q4 1947 Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England1

Husband: Christopher Martin Cowan

Name: Christopher Martin Cowan1,2
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Christopher M Cowen3
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 9 June 1919 Southwell "Registration District", Nottinghamshire, England2,3
Death March 2003 (age 83) Braintree "Registration District", Essex, England2

Wife: Norah Olive Blackwell

Name: Norah Olive Blackwell4
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Norah Olive Cowan1,5
Father: Sidney Charles Blackwell (1895-1974)
Mother: Florence Lily Raven (1895-1980)
Occupation secretary6
Birth 8 January 1917 Halstead "Registration District", Essex, England4,5,6
Census 29 September 1939 (age 22) The Garage, Coggeshall Road, Earls Colne, Essex, England6
an unmarried author's secretary living with her parents Sidney and Florence, brother Clifford and a closed record (presumably sister Brenda). Born on 8th January 1917. Married a Cowan at a later date
Death January 2002 (age 84-85) Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England5


1"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at and Colchester 1947 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1203.
2"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Braintree 2003 quarter:1 district:4651 register:F82 entry:172 date:0303.
Text From Source: born 9th June 1919
3"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Southwell 1919 quarter:3 volume:7b page:765.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Martin
4"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Halstead 1917 quarter:1 volume:4a page:1372.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Raven
5"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Colchester 2002 quarter:1 district:4691D register:D92C entry:300 date:0102.
Text From Source: born 8th January 1917
6"1939 UK Register" (on-line at class:RG101 piece:1574C page:24 line:7 letter code:DDKC.