John Cowley

ID# 4080, (1829 - 5 Jun 1900)


John Cowley was born in 1829 at Jurby, Isle of Man.

He was the son of John Cowley and Catherine Cowley.

John Cowley was baptised on 30 Jan 1829 in Jurby, Isle of Man.1



John witnessed the marriage of William Corlett and Elinor Cowley on 21 Sep 1850 Jurby, Isle of Man.2,3,4

John Cowley married Jane Teare, daughter of William Teare and Catharine Kneale, on 7 Dec 1850 at Andreas, Isle of Man,

7 Dec 1850
Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Establish Church, by licence.

John Cowley,
Full age, Bachelor, Farmer,
Res: Jurby.
Father John Cowley, Farmer
Jane Teare,
Minor with consent of parents, Spinster,
Res: Balla Collam.
Father, William Teare, Farmer

Both signed.

In the Presence of us: William Teare, John Killip, and John Radcliffe.2,5,6



John appeared on the 1851 Isle of Man Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of William Teare at BallaCallum, Andreas, Isle of Man;
TEARE William, Head, Mar, 53, Landed Proprietor, Farming 50 Acres, 2 men employed, born Andreas
TEARE Catharine, Wife, Mar, 50, Andreas
TEARE William, Son, Unm, 27, employed on farm, Andreas
TEARE Mary, Dau, Unm, 17, Farmers Daug, Andreas
TEARE Robert, Son, 15, Scholar, Andreas
TEARE Catharine, Grand Dau, 7, Scholar, Andreas
COWLEY John, Son in Law, Mar, 21, Farmer, Jurby
COWLEY Jane, Wife, Mar, 19, Farmers Wife, Andreas
KEWLEY Thomas, Visitor, Mar, 51, Land Proprietor, Ballaugh
McCORMICK Joseph, Servant, Unm, 15, Labourer, Ireland County Down.7



John witnessed the marriage of James Lawson and Catherine Anne Cowley on 16 Jun 1860 Jurby, Isle of Man.2,3,8

John appeared on the 1861 Isle of Man Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of William Teare at BallaCallum, Andreas, Isle of Man;
TEARE William, Head, Mar, 63, Farmer of 57 acres employing 2 labourers
TEARE Catherine, Wife, Mar, 60, Andreas
TEARE William, Son, Unm, 37, employed on farm, Andreas
TEARE Robert, Son, Unm,25, employed on farm, Andreas
COWLEY John, Son in Law, Mar, 32, employed on farm, Jurby
COWLEY Jane, Dau, Mar, 29 Andreas
COWLEY Mary A, Grand dau, 8, Andreas
COWLEY Catherine J, Grand dau, 6, Andreas
COWLEY Eleanor, Grand dau, 4, Andreas
COWLEY William, Grand Son, 2, Andreas
COWLEY Margaret, Grand dau, 3mths, Andreas
KNEALE Mary Ann, Dau, Mar, 27, Andreas
CORKERN Catherine, Servt, 15, Dairy Maid, Andreas.9



John appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Bretney's House, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Jane, John, Mary, Catherine, Eleanor, William, Margaret, Thomas, Daniel, James, Christian, Emma, Edward and Catherine ;
COWLEY John, Head, Mar, 42, Farmer of 117 acres, employing 2 men, born Jurby
COWLEY Jane, Wife, Mar, 40, Andreas
COWLEY John, Son, Unm, 20, Farmers Son, Andreas
COWLEY Mary Ann, Dau, Unm, 18, Farmers Dau, Andreas
COWLEY Catherine J, Dau, Unm, 16, Farmers Dau, Andreas
COWLEY Ellenor, Dau, 14, Scholar, Andreas
COWLEY William, son, 12, Scholar, Andreas
COWLEY Margaret, Dau, 10, Scholar, Andreas
COWLEY Thomas, Son, 8, Scholar, Ballaugh
COWLEY Daniel R, Son, 4, Jurby,
COWLEY James, Son, 2, Jurby
COWLEY Christiana, Dau, 2, Jurby
COWLEY Emma, Dau, 1, Jurby
COWLEY Edward Teare, Son, 1mth, Jurby
COWLEY Catherine, Mother, Widow, 66, Annuitant, Jurby
TATE William, Servant, Unm, 17, Farm Servant indoor, Castletown
CORLETT James, Labourer, Mar, 46, Agricultural Labourer, Andreas.10



John witnessed the marriage of William Corlett and Mary Anne Cowley on 30 May 1872 Jurby, Isle of Man.2,3,11

John appeared on the 1881 Isle of Man Census of 3 Apr 1881 at Bretney, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Jane, Eleanor, William, Margaret, Daniel, James, Emma, Edward and Eliza ;
COWLEY John, Head, Mar, 52, Farmer of 150 acres, Jurby
COWLEY Jane, Wife, Mar, 50, Farmers wife, Andreas
COWLEY Ellenor, Dau, Unm, 24, Farmers daughter, Andreas
COWLEY William, Son, Unm, 22, Farmers Son, Andreas
COWLEY Margaret, Dau, Unm, 20, Farmers Daughter, Andreas
COWLEY Daniel, Son, 14, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY James, Son, 12, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY Emma, Dau, 11, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY Edward T, Son, 10, Scholar, Jurby
COWLEY Eliza T, Dau, 7, Scholar, Jurby
NICHOL James, Servant, Unm, 28, Farm Servant - indoor, Scotland
CALLOW Robert J, Servant, Unm, 18, Farm Servant - indoor, Lonan.12



John appeared on the 1891 Isle of Man Census of 5 Apr 1891 at Ballagarraghyn, Jurby, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Jane, Edward and Eliza ;
COWLEY John, Head, Married, 62, Farmer, own accord, Jurby
COWLEY Jane, Wife, Mar, 61, Andreas
COWLEY Edward T, Son, Single, 19, Mason, employed, Jurby
COWLEY Eliza T, Dau, Single, 17, Farmers Daughter, Jurby.13



John died on 5 Jun 1900 at Ballagarraghyn, Jurby, Isle of Man, at age 71 years

John Cowley
aged 72
Farmer

Alfred Kneale, Ballalhew, Andreas was the informant.2,14,15



John's cause of death on 5 Jun 1900 was from Cerebral Haemorrhage.



John was buried on 8 Jun 1900 at Jurby Churchyard - Old, Jurby, Isle of Man,


John Cowley, aged 71yrs
Abode: Ballagarraghyn, Jurby
In loving memory of
John Cowley,
of Ballagarraghyn, Jurby,
who died June 5th 1900
aged 71 years.
Also
James Cowley,
son of the above,
who died in South Africa, May 2nd 1899,
aged 30 years.
"Thy will be done".
Also
Jane Cowley,
who departed this life
Decemeber 28th 1906
aged 76 years.
widow of the above John Cowley.2,16,17,18




John and Jane had 14 Known Children.

Children of John Cowley and Jane Teare

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

Citations

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  2. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  3. [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.
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  5. [S21] Church Registers: Parish Register Transcripts of Andreas, 1649-1883- Andreas 1849 - 1883 - Baptisms March 1849 - Dec 1883, Marriages May 1849 - Nov 1883, Burials March 1849 - Dec 1883
    Film No 106179 Item 2
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.
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    Digital Folder 004498558 Image No 00006.
  7. [S170] 1851 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 30 March 1851), 1851 Andreas IOM, HO 107/ 2524 pg 91. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Isle of Man Census.
  8. [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.
  9. [S171] 1861 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 Andreas IOM, RG 9/4410 pg 6. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Isle of Man Census.
  10. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Jurby IOM, RG10/ 5772 pg 143. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
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  12. [S173] 1881 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Jurby IOM, RG 11/ 5599 pg 4. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Isle of Man Census.
  13. [S174] 1891 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 5 April 1891), 1891 Jurby IOM, RG 12/ 4684 Pg 4. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Isle of Man Census.
  14. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, ManxBMD.com 1900 District Jurby Vol C1 Pg 139 aged 71
    Register of births, deaths, and marriages of the Isle of Man, 1821 - 1964:  Deaths registered in the Districts of : Patrick 1878-1900 Ramsey 1877-1900 Andreas, Bride and Jurby 1878-1900
    Film No 454972 viewed Logan Central Library, 17 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.
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    B01609-4 GS Film 454972 Ref ID p139 #23
    says Jurby, Andreas, IOM.
  16. [S21] Church Registers: Register of Church of England baptisms, burials, and marriages in: Kirk Bride Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1911 Andreas Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1911 Jurby Baptisms 1884-1910 Burials 1884-1910 Marriages 1884-1910
    Film No 454984
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.
  17. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers: Lawsons BDM site, Jurby, aged 71.
  18. [S43] Cemetery Records , IOM FHS Jurby MI - Old. No 320. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records.