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Herbert Philip Gowen

Male 1871 - 1950  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name Herbert Philip Gowen  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Residence 1871  5 Russell Street, Heigham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Relationship: Son The census appears to have a Harriet Gowen, with Mother Kate, all other entries match up to the rest of the family. No Herbert P though. 
    Born January 1871  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 13, 14
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  S Catherine Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Relation to Head of House: Son 
    Residence 1891  20 Hall Road, Lakenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Relation to Head of House: Son Occupation: Brewer's Clerk 
    Married April 1894  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1901  69 City Road, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Relation to Head: Head Occupation: Bankers Chief Clerk 
    Residence 02 Apr 1911  427 Unthank Road, St Margarets, Eaton, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head Occupation: Accountant 
    Residence 1912  Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Councillor for Mousehold Ward (Note: Buxton's and Gurney's were J.P's) 
    Departure 3 Aug 1929  Mauretania from Southampton Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Departure 31 Aug 1929  New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Arrival 4 Sep 1929  Berengaria to Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Residence 1933  Rivercroft, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1933  Rivercroft, Wroxham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Residence 1933  Harman & Gowen, 7 Queen Street, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Occupation: Accountant. FSAA 
    Physical Description 1948  wrax Find all individuals with events at this location 
    O.B.E. & J. P. 
    Departure New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Name Herbert Philip Gowen 
    Name Herbert Philip Gowen 
    Name Herbert Philip Gowen 
    Residence 1948  Four Winds, Bacton, Essex, Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Died 5 Aug 1950  Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID P1886  Gowen
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2017 

    Father Josiah Thomas Gowen,   b. July 1841, Trowse Newton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1919, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Phoebe Chapman,   b. 1841, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1919, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F505  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Garrard Fitt,   b. October 1870, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1961, Norwich Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ruby Maude Gowen,   b. 22 Mar 1898, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1987, Curzon Hall, East Carleton, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F508  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Relationship: Son The census appears to have a Harriet Gowen, with Mother Kate, all other entries match up to the rest of the family. No Herbert P though. - 1871 - 5 Russell Street, Heigham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - January 1871 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Relation to Head of House: Son Occupation: Brewer's Clerk - 1891 - 20 Hall Road, Lakenham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - April 1894 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Relation to Head: Head Occupation: Bankers Chief Clerk - 1901 - 69 City Road, Norwich, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Councillor for Mousehold Ward (Note: Buxton's and Gurney's were J.P's) - 1912 - Norwich, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - 3 Aug 1929 - Mauretania from Southampton Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - 31 Aug 1929 - New York, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1933 - Rivercroft, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhysical Description - O.B.E. & J. P. - 1948 - wrax Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - - New York, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Aug 1950 - Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
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    2. [S-172123096] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Class: RG11; Piece: 1944; Folio: 78; Page: 68; GSU roll: 1341468.

    3. [S-165329805] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    4. [S-165052503] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    5. [S-164510204] 1911 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Class: RG14; Piece: 11312; Schedule Number: 42.

    6. [S-165329823] 1901 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Class: RG13; Piece: 1847; Folio: 120; Page: 14.

    7. [S-164730477] England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    8. [S-137264029] England, United Grand Lodge of England Freemason Membership Registers, 1751-1921, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Library and Museum of Freemasonry; London, England; Freemasonry Membership Registers; Description: Membership Registers: Country A 20-89 to Country B 93-156; Reel Number: 8.

    9. [S-163625336] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    10. [S-172123531] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Class: RG10; Piece: 1822; Folio: 23; Page: 42; GSU roll: 830841.

    11. [S-162455706] UK, City and County Directories, 1766 - 1946, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    12. [S-151894333] British Phone Books, 1880-1984, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    13. [S-150526254] UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    14. [S-152670650] UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Inwards Passenger Lists.; Class: BT26; Piece: 916; Item: 14.

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