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Gowans Matthew

Male 1822 - 1889  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Gowans Matthew 
    Born Apr 1822  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 26 May 1822  ,Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1861  Sidegate Street, Haddington, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Age 39 Son Mason (journeyman)
    Occupation 23 Dec 1864  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mason 
    Occupation 1 May 1866  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mason/Journeyman 
    Occupation 27 Feb 1870  ,Haddington,East Lothian,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mason 
    Census 1871  Haddington House, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Name: Matthew Gowans
      Age: 48
      Estimated birth year: abt 1823
      Relationship: Head
      Spouse's name : Marson N Gowans
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Haddington
      Registration Number: 709/1
      Registration district: Haddington Burgh
      Civil Parish: Haddington
      Town: Haddington
      County: East Lothian
      Address: Haddington House
      Occupation: Mason Farmer
      ED: 3
      Household schedule number: 26
      Line: 19
      Roll: CSSCT1871_172
    Census 1881  2 Poldrate Street, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Head Stonemason Age 50
    Occupation Mason  [6
    Died 26 Mar 1889  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (Aged 67 years on headstone)
    Buried Aft 26 Mar 1889  St Marys Church, Haddington, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Q38. 5 others in grave.
    Person ID I4893  GeniAus Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2018 

    Father Gowans John,   b. 31 Jan 1782, ,Tranent,East Lothian,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1832, ,,Haddingtonshire,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Sibbald Janet,   b. 2 Nov 1780, ,Tranent,East Lothian,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1864, Sidegate Street, Haddington, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 29 May 1803  ,Gladsmuir,East Lothian,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Neillans Marion,   b. Abt 1826, ,Whittinghame, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1907, ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1864  ,Pencaitland,East Lothian,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 7
    • Age on Marriage entry 38
    Children 
     1. Gowans John,   b. 1 May 1866, Poldrate,Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1942, Main Street, Gilmerton, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Gowans Matthew,   b. 27 Feb 1870, Poldrate,Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1942, Jameson Place,Edinburgh,Leith,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F1848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Apr 1822 - ,,,Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 26 May 1822 - ,Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Sidegate Street, Haddington, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason - 23 Dec 1864 - ,,,Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason/Journeyman - 1 May 1866 - ,,,Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Haddington House, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - 2 Poldrate Street, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Mar 1889 - ,,,Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 26 Mar 1889 - St Marys Church, Haddington, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S141] Gerard Peter Brierley.

    2. [S2895] Scotlands People, 1864 Gowans,Matthew Mariages 716/ 6 Page 3 of 5.

    3. [S2895] Scotlands People, 1866 Gowans,John Births 709/ 61 Page 21 of 63.

    4. [S2895] Scotlands People, 1870 Gowans, Matthew Births 709/ 32 Page 11 of 69.

    5. [S95] 1871 Scottish Census.

    6. [S24] Death Certificate.
      John Gowans.
      Messenger Inland Revenue (Retired) 76 years Divorced


    7. [S11] Familysearch, M117161 1855 - 1875 6035516 REGISTER Film.