See also

Maria BENBOW (c. 1829-1899)

Name: Maria BENBOW
Sex: Female
Father: Prestwood BENBOW (b.c. 1769, bur.bef1829)
Mother: Mary ANDREWS (c. 1781-1865)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth c. Feb 1829 Avenbury, nr Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK1
Assumed born approx one month before baptism
Baptism 22 Mar 1829 (age 0) Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK2
Entry was for Maria daughter of Mary BENBOW father not named
Occupation btw 1841 and 1849 (age 11-20) Female Servant
Occupation 7 Jun 1841 (age 12) Servant; Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK3
Burley Cottage, Linton, nr Bromyard, Herefordshire, UK
Entry was for Maria BAYNBAW stated age 15 (rounded)
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 22) Housewife; Kimbolton, Herefordshire, UK4
Rowleyfield, Kimbolton, Herefordshire, UK
Entry was for Maria BOWEN stated age 22
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 32) Housewife; Kingwinsford, Staffordshire, UK5
Fir Tree House, Oak Farm Lane, Kingswinford
Entry was for Maria BOWEN stated age 30
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 42) Housewife; Smethwick, Staffordshire, UK6
Raglan Road, Harborne, Smethwick
Entry was for Maria BOWEN stated age 40
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 52) Housewife; Handsworth, Staffs7
Grosvenor Lodge, Grosvenor Road, Handsworth
Entry was for Marrah BOWEN stated age 54
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 62) Housewife; Edgbaston, Bham8
9 Monument Retreat, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Maria BOWEN stated age 63
Death 21 Nov 1899 (age 70) Birmingham, UK9
Q4 1899 Birmingham 6d 13 for Maria BOWEN stated age 72


Spouse Edward BOWEN (c. 1831-1907)
Children Eliza BOWEN (1850-1854)
Hannah BOWEN (1851-1884)
William BOWEN (1854-1929)
Sarah BOWEN (1856-aft1901)
Frederick Edward BOWEN (1870-1914)
Alice Beatrice BOWEN (1874-1947)
Marriage 24 Dec 1849 (age 20) Thornbury, Herefordshire, UK10
Thornbury, Hereford (later Worcestershire, UK)
Q4 1849 Bromyard 26 229 for Edward BOWEN m Maria BENBOW

Individual Note

Maria BENBOW was illiterate at date of her marriage in 1849.

Bromyard is the reg district for Thornbury, Herefordshire


1"Family Tree". See
2"IGI Online Index".
3"UK Census 1841". See
4"UK Census 1851". See
5"UK Census 1861". See
6"UK Census 1871". See
7"UK Census 1881". See
8"UK Census 1891". See
9"UK GRO D Cert.". See
10"UK GRO M Cert.". See