See also

Emily THOMAS (1857-1924)

Name: Emily THOMAS
Sex: Female
Father: Charles THOMAS (c. 1813-1892)
Mother: Ann (Rosanna) CHANCE (c. 1818-bef1901)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 11 Oct 1857 Web Heath, Worcestershire, UK1,2,3
Web Heath, Worcestershire, UK
Q4 1857 Bromsgrove 6c 392 for Emily THOMAS
Christening 25 Oct 1857 (age 0) Tardebigge, Worcestershire, UK4
St Bartholomews Church, Tardebigge, Worc
Entry was for Emily THOMAS dau of Charles and Anne THOMAS
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 3) Child At Home; Webheath, Worcestershire, UK5
Webheath Lane, Webheath
Entry was for Emily THOMAS stated age 4
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 13) Warehouse Girl; Aston, Birmingham, UK6
123 Bradford Street, Bordesley, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Emily THOMAS stated age 13
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 23) Housewife; St Martin, Birmingham, UK7
4 Court 17 Lower Essex Street, St Martin, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Emily BOWEN stated age 23
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 33) Warehouse Woman; Aston, Birmingham, UK8
Bk of 29 Vaughton Street, Deritend, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Emily BOWEN stated age 33
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 43) Housewife; Aston, Birmingham, UK9
2 House 4 Court Vaughton Street, Deritend, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Emily BOWEN stated age 44
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 53) Housewife; Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK10
Bk of 73 Vincent Street, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Emily BOWEN stated age 54
Death 18 Aug 1924 (age 66) Selly Oak, Birmingham, UK11
1b Raddle Barn Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, UK
Q3 1924 Kings Norton 6d 34 for Emily BOWEN ststed age 66

Marriage

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Daughter: Amy BOWEN, 1940, age 60

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Son: Ernest BOWEN, 1914, age 26

Spouse William BOWEN (1854-1929)
Children Lilian Gertrude BOWEN (1876-1948)
Amy BOWEN (1880-1961)
Wilfred BOWEN (1883-1914)
Ernest BOWEN (1888-1954)
Mildred BOWEN (1897-1980)
Marriage 3 Sep 1876 (age 18) Aston, Birmingham, UK12
St Peter & St Pauls Church, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Q3 1876 Aston 6d 369 for William BOWEN m Emily THOMAS

Individual Note

Emily THOMAS was born in Web Heath in 1857 as the ninth of ten children. Her father was Charles THOMAS, a Fish Hook Maker, and her mother was Rosanna THOMAS nee CHANCE. By 1871 aged 13 Emily was working as a Warehouse Girl. In 1876 aged 18 she married William BOWEN, a Cab Driver. They had 5 known children, all of whom survived to adulthood. One of the children was Ernest BOWEN born in 1888. Emily BOWEN nee CHANCE, died in 1924 in Selly Oak Hospital. She was survived by her husband William.

Sources

1"UK GRO B Cert.". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/b_emily_thomas.pdf
2"Surname Origin". See https://www.surnamedb.com/surname/thomas
3"Family Tree". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/tree_emily_thomas_b_1857.pdf
4"IGI Online Index".
5"UK Census 1861". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1861_charles_thomas.pdf
6"UK Census 1871". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1871_charles_thomas.pdf
7"UK Census 1881". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1881_william_bowen_jnr.pdf
8"UK Census 1891". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1891_william_bowen_jnr.pdf
9"UK Census 1901". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1901_william_bowen_jnr.pdf
10"UK Census 1911". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/c_1911_william_bowen_jnr.pdf
11"UK GRO D Cert.". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/d_emily_bowen_nee_thomas.pdf
12"UK GRO M Cert.". See http://fhweb.fastmail.com/lnk/m_emily_bowen_nee_thomas.pdf