Catherine Anne Cowley

ID# 6205, (1839 - Dec 1917)


Catherine Anne Cowley was born in 1839 at Jurby, Isle of Man.

She was the daughter of John Cowley and Catherine Cowley.

Catherine Anne Cowley was baptised on 28 Feb 1839 in Jurby, Isle of Man.1



Catherine appeared on the 1851 Isle of Man Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Mary Cowley at Cronk Breck, Jurby, Isle of Man;
COWLEY Mary, Head, Widow, 74, Farmer, farming 113 acres, Jurby
COWLEY John, Son, Mar, 49, Farmers son, Jurby
COWLEY Judy, Daur in law, Mar, 60, Lezayre
COWLEY Catherine, Daur, Widow, 46, Jurby
CORLETT Eleanor, Grand dau, Mar, 20, Jurby
COWLEY William, Grand son, U, 15, Jurby
COWLEY John, Grand son, U, 14, Jurby
COWLEY Catherine, Grand dau, U, 12, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY Thos, Grand son, 9, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY Dan, Grand son, 5, Jurby.2



Catherine Anne Cowley married James Lawson on 16 Jun 1860 at Jurby, Isle of Man,

16 June 1860
Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by licence.

James Lawson,
of full age, Bachelor, labourer,
Res: Andreas.
Father, William Lawson, Mason
Catherine Ann Cowley,
of full age, Spinster,
Res: Jurby.
Father, John Cowley, Farmer.

James Lawson signed by X his mark
Catharine Cowley, could sign.

In the Presence of: P Corlett, and John Cowley , his X mark.3,4,5


As of 16 Jun 1860,her married name was Lawson.

Catherine appeared on the 1861 Isle of Man Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of Mary Cowley at Cronk Breck, Jurby, Isle of Man;
COWLEY Mary, Head, Widow, 84, Farmer of 70 Acreas, employing 3 men & 1 boy, born Jurby
COWLEY John, Son, Widower, 58, Farmers Son, Jurby
COWLEY Catharine, Daug, Widow, 54, Farmers Daughter, Jurby
COWLEY John, Gr Son, Unm, 23, Plough Man, Lezayre
LAWSON Catharine A, Gr Dau, Mar, 22, House Servant, Jurby
LAWSON James, Gr Son in Law, Mar, 24, Plough Man, Jurby
COWLEY Daniel, Gr Son, Unm, 15, Ag Lab, Jurby
COWLEY John, Grt Gr Son, 9, Scholar, Andreas
LAWSON Mary A, Gr Gr Dau, 6mths, Jurby
QUAYLE Thomas, Visitor, 27, Miner, Lonan.6



Catherine appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of James Lawson at Lawsons, Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 35, Farmer of 18 Acres, Jurby
LAWSON Catharine A, Wife, Mar, 32, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, 5, Jurby.7



Catherine appeared on the 1881 Isle of Man Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of James Lawson at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 46, Farmer of 18 Acres, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine A, Wife, Mar, 42, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, 15, Scholar, Jurby
LAWSON Mary A, Dau, 9, Scholar, Jurby
LAWSON William W, Son, 8, Scholar, Jurby.8



Catherine appeared on the 1891 Isle of Man Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of James Lawson at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 55, Farmer, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine A, Wife, Mar, 52, Farmers Wife, Jurby
LAWSON John T, Son, Single, 25, Farmers Son, Jurby
LAWSON mary A, Dau, Single, 19, Farmers Dau, Jurby
LAWSON William W, Son, Single, 18, Farmers Son (Joiner), Jurby.9



Catherine appeared on the 1901 Isle of Man Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of James Lawson at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man;
LAWSON James, Head, Mar, 66, Farmer, own Account, Jurby
LAWSON Catherine, Wife, Mar, 62, Jurby
LAWSON Thomas, Son, Single, 34, Farmer Rel, July
LAWSON Mary An, Dau, Single, 28, Jurby
LAWSON Mabel J, Grand Daughter, 5, Jurby.10



Catherine appeared on the 1911 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1911 at Kerrow Croie, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was John and Mabel ;
LAWSON Catherine, Head, 72, Widow, No of Children born 6, 3 Children living, 3 Children deceased, Farmer, Own Account, Jurby
LAWSON John Thomas, Son, 45, Single, Working on Farm (horseman), Jurby
LAWSON Mable Jane, Granddaughter, 15, Single, Dairy Worker, Jurby.11



Catherine died in Dec 1917 at Jurby, Isle of Man, at age 78 years.


Catherine was buried on 28 Dec 1917 at Jurby, Isle of Man,


Catherine Ann Lawson,
aged 78yrs
No MI located.12



Catherine and James had 6 Known Children.

Children of Catherine Anne Cowley and James Lawson

Father*John Cowley (c 1804 - 1 Oct 1847)
Mother*Catherine Cowley (1805 - Dec 1877)

Citations

  1. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), Batch No C038061-1 Source film number 106725.
  2. [S170] 1851 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 30 March 1851), 1851 Isle of Man, Jurby , HO107/ 2524 pg 29. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Isle of Man Census.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S21] Church Registers, Various Repositories , Parish Register Transcripts of Jurby, 1606-1894- Jurby 1849 - 1883 - Baptisms April 1849 - Dec 1883, Marriaged Jan 1850 - Oct 1882, Burials Jan 1850 - Nov 1883
    Film No 106179 Item 1.
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as Church Registers.
  5. [S33] International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI), "Isle of Man, Marriages, 1849–1911," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XTMV-ZHM : accessed 16 Jun 2013), James Lawson and Catherine Ann Cowley, 16 Jun 1860.
    M03806-1 GS Film 106726.
  6. [S171] 1861 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 Jurby RG 9/ 4421 pg 38. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Isle of Man Census.
  7. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Jurby, Isle of Man, RG10/ 5772 page 133. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
  8. [S173] 1881 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Jurby Isle of Man, RG11/ 5598 page 2. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Isle of Man Census.
  9. [S174] 1891 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 5 April 1891), 1891 Jurby Isle of Man, RG 12/ 4684 page 49. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Isle of Man Census.
  10. [S175] 1901 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 31 March 1901), 1901 Jurby Isle of Man, RG13/ 5302 page5. Hereinafter cited as 1901 Isle of Man Census.
  11. [S176] PRO England, 1911 Isle of Man Census (www.Findmypast.co.uk: National Archives England, 2 April 1911), 1911 Jurby Isle of Man,. Hereinafter cited as 1911 Isle of Man Census.
  12. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, IOM Burial Registers on CD from Isle of Man Family History Society.. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.