Tom Cowie

ID# 5837, (c 1899 - )

Tom Cowie was born c 1899 at Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland .
He was the son of George Cowie and Christian Tarves Whyte.

Tom appeared on the 1901 Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of George Cowie at Lochbury, Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ;
COWIE George, Head, 40, Farmer, Pitsligo
COWIE Christian, Wife, 26, Pitsligo
COWIE William, Son, 6, Scholar
COWIE John, Son, 5, Scholar
COWIE Tom, Son, 3
COWIE Amy, Dau, 1
COWIE Margaret, Mother, 72
COWIE Jessie, Niece, 9 born England
WISELY Elsie, Kitchen Maid Domestic, 21
BURNETT Nellie, Nurse Maid Domestic, 15.1

Tom Cowie witnessed the death of Christian Tarves Cowie on 12 Nov 1946 Gownor, Meldrum, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
Christian Tarves COWIE, married to George Cowie, Retired Farmer
at 7.30am aged 73 years

Parents: John Whyte, Farmer (dec & Helen Glennie (dec)

Tom Cowie, son was present at her death.2,3

Tom Cowie witnessed the death of George Cowie on 19 Aug 1949 Parkside, Meldrum, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ,
George COWIE, Farmer (Retired), widower of Christian Tarves Whyte
At 9pm aged 89 years

Parents: William Cowie, Farmer (dec) & Margaret Smart

Tom Cowie, Son, was present at his death.2,4
FatherGeorge Cowie (10 Jun 1860 - 19 Aug 1949)
MotherChristian Tarves Whyte (3 Dec 1872 - 12 Nov 1946)


  1. [S63] 1901 Scottish Census ( New Register House Edinburgh, 31 March 1901), 1901 Pitsligo, ED 4; . Hereinafter cited as 1901 Scottish Census.
  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1946, Meldrum Aberdeen, 229/00 0016. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online, 1949 Meldrum Aberdeen, 229/00 0014.