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ALTERNATIVE FOWELL BRANCH


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Last update: 8 Apr 2015

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This page is for the family of Fowell which lived in the Norfolk area, but seems not to be connected with the Fowells who are my direct ancestors - see my branch here.

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Attesbury...Bidwell...Cocksedge...Drake...Egerton...Freeman abt 1850...Freeman 1863...Gibb
Golding...Gooch...Gregson...Hutton...Johnson...King...Ling
Morgan...Nicholls...Nickols...Priestley...Simpson...Sinclair...Skerry...Spofforth
Stevens...Ward...Warren...Weaver...Wilkins...Wright

GENERATION 1



1 William FOWELL b 1685 d 28 Aug 1760 Sporle cum Palgrave m 1a Mary or Maria
Note: William was a farmer and was buried in Gt Dunham

Children of William and Mary

2......
William b 1720 Castle Acre d Jan 1792 Gasthorpe Hall
3......Henry b 1721 d 5 Sep 1803 Swaffham m F3a Sarah
4......Edward b 1724 Gt Dunham
5......Thomas b 1728 Gt Dunham m F5a Mary MORGAN Gt Messingham 21 Dec 1756
6......Richard b 1730 m F6a Mary SKERRY Swaffham 26 May 1755



GENERATION 2

2 William FOWELL b 1720 m 2a Sarah NICKOLS (b 1734 W Rudham d 5 Jun 1790) 11 Dec 1759 W Rudham, and another, name unknown, after 1790

Children of William and Sarah
7.......Richard b 1760 Castle Acre d 16 Sep 1820 Northwold m 7a
8.......Nathaniel b 1765, solicitor, d 13 Feb 1825
9.......Henry b 1770 Gasthorpe d 4 Feb 1835 m F11a Frances COCKSEDGE Hopton 19 Jun 1797
Note: In Ovington parish in 1829 a fuel allottment was made to William FOWELL and William RIVETT
10.....Stephen b 1778 Gasthorpe, Naval Surgeon, d 23 Oct 1813 Chatham, Kent

Child of William and unknown wife
11...... Sarah b 1796

Other children of William, with which wife is unknown
12.....Thomas d.o.b. unknown d 4 Feb 1835 m F12a Mary WARD Ovington 22 Feb 1803
13......Sarah m 13a Thomas SIMPSON, widower 7 Jan 1796, Hopton
14......John
15......William
16......Mary




GENERATION 3

7 Richard FOWELL m Elizabeth GOOCH Quidenham 10 Jun 1788

Note: Richard was described in Elizabeth's will as a gentleman

Children of Richard and Elizabeth
7a......Edward b 1797 d 1846
7b......Gooch b 1792 d 1828
7c......Harriot b 1802 m the Reverend Edward Thomas BIDWELL
7d......George dob unknown bur 1804 Thetford St Mary (as infant)


8 Nathaniel FOWELL (solicitor) m 8a Priscilla LING (b 1772 d 19 Mar 1834) in Ipswich, St Mary le Tower 2 Jun 1796

Child of Nathaniel and Priscilla
17......Frederic b 1798 Gasthorpe d 9 Mar 1875 Heigham, Norwich, bur Hopton, Sfk



GENERATION 4

7a Edward FOWELL m Jane Maria WILKINS 1837

Note: On 31 Dec 1841 Edward is shown as the employer of a convict, Sarah ATTESBURY, police no 125, who had been transported on the ship "Gilbert Henderson". At the time the family was living at Patterson Plains, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania)

Child of Edward and Jane
B2......Edward Henry b 1838 Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania) d 21 Feb 1914 bur Longford Christ Church Anglican (Pioneers' cemetery)
You can see his gravestone here
B2a......Harriet Alice Louisa b abt 1842 m Edward MARTIN in Tasmania
B2b......Emily Jane b 1845


7b Gooch FOWELL m Elizabeth DRAKE 1818 Wymondham

Note: Gooch was a reverend

Child of Gooch and Elizabeth
A2......Richard Drake b 1819 d 1st qr 1887 Birkenhead [Birkenhead 8a 380] bur 1887 aged 67


17 Fredreric FOWELL m 17a Elizabeth GOLDING (b 1800 Fornham St Martin Sfk, d 2 Aug 1869 Blo Norton Nfk) in Walsham le Willows, Sfk 22 Aug 1826

Children of Frederic and Elizabeth
18......Clara b 1829 d 29 May 1840 Hopton, Sfk
28......Emma Elizabeth b 1830 m 28a Charles FREEMAN in St Andrew's, Norwich
Note: In 1861 Charles was an upholsterer
19......Anna b 1831 d 16 Apr 1842 Hopton Sfk
20......Matilda b 1833 d 24 Jul 1856 Hopton (but lived in Blo Norton)
21......
Frederic b 1836 d 1901 in "Cedars" Hopton
Note: In 1861 Frederic was a solicitor's clerk
22......Richard Bedingfield b 1838 bur Mar 1839 Thetford
23......Richard Bedingfield b 1840 d 29 Apr 1840
24......Edward Bedingfield b 1841 Hopton, d 5 Aug 1874 m 24a Judith WEAVER
25......Richard b 1843 d Mar 1843
26......Henry R b 1845 Blo Norton d 6 Jun 1856 Blo Norton



GENERATION 5

B2 Edward Henry FOWELL m Laura Skardon WRIGHT (d 4 Mar 1924 Hobart) 1871

Note: Edward became a coroner in Tasmania, and also served as a magistrate in 1890 and 1893

Child of Edward and Laura
B3......Henry Edward b 1878 Westbury, Van Diemens Land d 1961 Launceston
B3a....Augusta Laura b 1883 m Spencer PRIESTLEY
Note: In 1914 Augusta was living in Wilmot, Tasmania


A2 Richard Drake FOWELL m Emily WARREN (b 1825 Caister, Norfolk) 1845

Note: Richard was a Reverend. He attended Christ's College, Cambridge in 1841.By 1861 he was at the Vicarage, Victoria Rd, Liscard, where he was the incumbent of New Brighton. This remained his residence and occupation until he died.

Child of Richard and Emily
A3......Richard Gooch b 3rd qr 1848 Chobham [Chertsey IV 98] d 2nd qr 1917 [Hastings 2B 56] bur 1917
A4......Mary b 1851 Norwich
A5......Emily b 1856 Liscard m Theodore HULL (b 1856) 1883 New Brighton
A7......Ridley b 1858 Liscard
A8......Laura b 1861 New Brighton


21 Frederick FOWELL b 1836 Hopton d 1901, solicitor m 21a Sarah Parkinson FREEMAN (b 1839 d 1873 in Garboldisham) 22 Sep 1863 and 21b Margaret KING (b 1849 Walsham le Willows d 1910)
Note: Frederick and Margaret were living in Hopton in 1891

Children of Frederick and Sarah
27......Federick Charles b 1864 d 18 Sep 1905 Melton, Sfk
Note: Frederick Charles was living at a boarding school in Bromley, Kent in 1881 run by
John GIBSON
28......Richard Henry b 13 Oct 1865 m 52a Mary Helen FREEMAN 4 Oct 1890 d 4 Apr 1956
Note: Richard Henry emigrated to Canada in 1903 to "Fowell's Farm, Carroll, Manitoba North East quarter of section 9, township 7, range 19, which property is still in the family.
29......Hilda Elizabeth b 1867 d 6 Jul 1900 Hopton
30......Lily Sarah b 1868
31......Cyril John b 1869 Garboldisham d Nov 1869 Garboldisham
32......Gertrude Amelia b 1870 Garboldisham m 32a M E NICHOLLS 15 Jul 1908 Cambridge, d 1957 Hove, Sussex
33......Vernon George b 1872 Garboldisham, solicitor's clerk in 1891
34......Cyril "Montague" b Sept 1873
Children of Frederick and Margaret
35......Alice M b 1874
36......Margaret b 1877
37......Arthur DuncanAndrew b Nov 1877 d 1 Jan 1911 Hopton
38......Harold Eustace b 2 Jun 1880 Garboldisham
Note: Harold Eustace went to Australia and worked at the GPO, Sydney
39......Violet Beatrice b 1882 Garboldisham m 63a Ernest Walter JOHNSON Hopton 1917


GENERATION 6

B3 Henry Edward FOWELL m Catherine STEVENS 1904

Note: In 1919 and 1922 the couple were living in Bass, Tasmania. Henry was managing director of the Tasmania Produce and Cool Storage Co Pty, Tasmania and in 1941 was a member of the Butter and Cheese Makers Wages Board

Children of Henry and Catherine
B4......Edward Ronald b 1908 Launceston, Tasmania d 1971 Launceston
B5......Thelma Skardon b 1910 Launceston d 1990 Franklin, Tasmania


A3 Richard Gooch FOWELL m Gertrude Annie EGERTON (b 1857 Liverpool) 1878 Manchester

Note: The 1891 census shows Richard as a clerk in holy orders living at 24 Aberdeen Road, Westbury on Trym, Bristol

Child of Richard and Gertrude
A9......Gertrude M b 1879 Liverpool
A10....Richard Warren b 1880 Liverpool d 1940
A11....William D b 1882 Shepton Mallet
A12....Edward Y b 1884 Shepton Mallet


A7 Ridley FOWELL m (a) Florence N SINCLAIR 3rd qr 1880 Birkenhead (b) Harriet HUTTON 3rd qr 1899 Guisborough

Note: Ridley was a Lloyd's Surveyor

Childen of Ridley and Florence
A13......Ridley B b 1884 d 1884
A14......Sinclair b 1886 Birkenhead
A15......Florence b 1882 Birkenhead
A16......Richard b 1892 Oxton, Cheshire
A17......Ridley W b 1898 Middlesborough


28 Richard Henry FOWELL m Mary Helen

Child of Richard Henry and Mary Helen
40....F.R.Charles m Clare



GENERATION 7

B4 Edward Ronald FOWELL m Dorothy May Hay GREGSON 1934

Child of Edward and Dorothy
B6......Ronald Edward b 1937 Launceston, Tasmania


B5 Thelma Skardon FOWELL m Vere BENJAFIELD

Child of Vere and Thelma
B7......Patricia Ann dob unknown


A10 Richard Warren FOWELL m Valetta SPOFFORTH (b 1888 Folkestone) 2nd qr 1910 [Richmond 2a 860]

Note: Richard was a First Class Clerk in the Ecclesiastical Commision and in 1911 was living at 44 Victoria Avenue, Surbiton. In 1912 he and Valetta embarked on the ship Sicilia travelling to Malta.

Child of Richard and Valetta
A18......Richard Ralph dob unknown


40 F.R.Charles FOWELL m Clara

Children of Charles and Clara
41 -46......7 children thought to be all living



GENERATION 8

B6 Ronald Edward FOWELL m Susan Maureen GIBB 1970

Child of Ronald and Susan
B8......Daniel Edward b 1973 Melbourne, Australia


B7 Patricia Ann BENJAFIELD m Bryan HEFTER



Many thanks to May in Canada , Alex Platt and Betty Fowell for their help with this branch.
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