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Family: Gowans James / Purves Isabella Scott (F49)

m. 29 Apr 1859


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  • Father | Male
    Gowans James

    Born  17 Mar 1836  ,East Linton, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Jan 1917  30 Dover St, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 1 Jan 1917  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  29 Apr 1859  [1, 2]  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Gowans James | F50 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Neilson Joan | F50 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Purves Isabella Scott

    Born  Abt 1844  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 1898  5 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  Aft 12 Oct 1898  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Purves William | F51 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Douglas Christian | F51 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Gowans James

    Born  30 Oct 1859  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Nov 1859  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Female
    Gowans Catherine Charlotte

    Born  14 Nov 1860  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Nov 1860  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    Gowans James

    Born  23 May 1863  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Robertson Janie Ann | F195 
    Married  30 Dec 1890  22 Willowbank Crescent, Kelvin, Glasgow, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Gowans Catherine Douglas

    Born  17 Feb 1865  1 High Street,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Jul 1926  ,Frinton-on-Sea, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Wilson James Patrick Andrew | F196 
    Married  21 Apr 1885  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Gowans William PurvesChild 5 | Male
    Gowans William Purves

    Born  26 Sep 1867  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Apr 1938  22 Eurella Street, Burwood, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  13 Apr 1938  Rookwood Cemetery, Rookwood, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elms Eliza Ann | F29 
    Married  8 Jul 1896  The Registrar's Office 50 Trafalgar Street, Annandale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Gowans Joanna Neilson

    Born  7 Apr 1870  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Dec 1959  3719 West 2nd Street,Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  7 Dec 1959  Ocean View Cemetery, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Chalmers Charles Malcolm | F197 
    Married  1894  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Gowans Walter Scott

    Born  2 Mar 1873  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Aug 1873  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Gowans John Walter

    Born  1 Jan 1875  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Nov 1930  ,Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  10 Nov 1930  Spring Hill Cemetery, Nashville, Tenneesee, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mill Clara Faithfull | F416 
    Married  29 Mar 1902  Maitland Hotel, Chadwick Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Vaughn Lula May | F2896 
    Married  19 Jan 1921   

    Child 9 | Female
    Gowans Isabella Purves

    Born  Abt 1877  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jun 1948  Rosebank, East Kilbride,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Smith William Fairley | F413 
    Married  5 Sep 1899  Alexandra Hotel, Bath Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Gowans Duncan Stewart

    Born  1878  ,Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 May 1925  ,Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Forbes Jeanie | F414 
    Married  3 Jun 1904  ,Moulin, Perthshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    Gowans Mary Brown

    Born  25 Oct 1881  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Jul 1883  1 High Street, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Notes  Married:
    • According to forms of the Church of Scotland. Witnesses William Middlemas and Margaret Scott

  • Sources 
    1. [S48] Ancestry.co.uk, Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
      Name: James Gowans
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 26 Apr 1859
      Marriage Place: Hawick,Roxburgh,Scotland
      Spouse: Isabella Scott Purves
      FHL Film Number: 6035516

    2. [S19] Marriage Certificate.