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John Howes

Male 1820 - Abt 1889  (68 years)


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  • Name John Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Birth Abt 1820  Gressenhall, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Born 21 Jun 1820  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 13 Aug 1820  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Birth 21 Jun 1821  Mattishall, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1841  [3
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 30 Mar 1841  All Saints, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 3 Aug 1845  [10
    Shoemaker 
    Occupation 25 May 1846  [2
    Cordwainer 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1851 
    Shoemaker (journeyman) 
    Residence 31 Mar 1851  St James's Road, St James, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1861 
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 1861  Stewardson's Yard, St James Street, St James, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 5 Jul 1864  [2
    Cordwainer 
    Occupation 1871 
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 1871  The Paddock, Silver Road, St James Pockthorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1881 
    Cordwainer 
    Residence 1881  Zipfel's Yard, Magdalen Street, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 26 Oct 1886  [5
    Shoemaker 
    Residence 26 Oct 1886  New Catton, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died Abt May 1889  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • Note that there's another Rachael Howes age 16 Shoebinder lodging a few doors away at Wrestler's Yard, off St James St RG9/1213 p69. Interestingly, perhap,s she's boarding with the Chapman family.
    Person ID I15542  ONS
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2014 

    Father Richard Howes,   b. 24 Jan 1789, Mattishall, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1863, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Riches,   b. Abt 1789, Edinburgh, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1857, Palace Yard, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1814  St Cuthbert, Edinburgh, Midlothian Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Married Abt 1815 
    Family ID F1878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rachel Chapman,   b. Abt 1816, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1881 and 1891  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married Abt Feb 1841  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married 30 Mar 1841  All Saints, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    John Howes / Rachel Chapman MC
    John Howes / Rachel Chapman MC
    Witness 30 Mar 1841 
    John Madgett 
    Witness 30 Mar 1841 
    John S Madgett 
    Children 
    +1. John Fergus O'Connor Howes,   b. 20 Mar 1842, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Rachel Mary Howes,   b. 22 Mar 1845, St James Pockthorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1918, Aylsham RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. Thomas Howes,   b. Abt Aug 1847, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Cornelius Howes,   b. Abt Aug 1850, St James, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1916, Union Workhouse, Bowthorpe Road, Heigham, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     5. Emma Howes,   b. Abt May 1852, St James, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William Jesse Howes,   b. Abt Feb 1854, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1854, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     7. William Howes,   b. Abt May 1855, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1855, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     8. Walter Richard Howes,   b. Abt Nov 1857, St James, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. George Howes,   b. Abt 1863, St Edmund, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F3418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Hunt,   d. Not known Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 Oct 1886  Christ Church, New Catton, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Witness 26 Oct 1886  [5
    Robert Carman 
    Witness 26 Oct 1886  [5
    Sarah M Howes 
    Married Abt Nov 1886  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F26626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1820 - Gressenhall, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jun 1820 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 13 Aug 1820 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 21 Jun 1821 - Mattishall, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Feb 1841 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Mar 1841 - All Saints, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1841 - All Saints, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - The Paddock, Silver Road, St James Pockthorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 26 Oct 1886 - New Catton, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Oct 1886 - Christ Church, New Catton, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Nov 1886 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt May 1889 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] 1881 census.

    2. [S218] Marriage record - son.

    3. [S50] Marriage cert.

    4. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.

    5. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.

    6. [S480] BMD register (England & Wales) - deaths - multiple sources.

    7. [S2] 1851 census.

    8. [S542] 1871 census.

    9. [S42] FamilySearch.org.

    10. [S95] Baptism record - daughter.

    11. [S823] Scottish Church Records, LDS family history center - Salt Lake City.

    12. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.
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