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William COWAN

Male 1873 - 1948  (75 years)


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  • Name William COWAN 
    Born 24 Jan 1873  Upholland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Prestwich, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Ostrich Lane 
    Immigration 28 May 1888  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ship "Quetta" 
    Residence 1903  Paddington, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Soldier 
    Address:
    "Rose Cottage", Collingwood Street 
    Residence 1905  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Soldier 
    Address:
    Victoria Barracks, Petrie Terrace 
    Occupation 1908  [5
    Soldier 
    Residence 1908  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Victoria Barracks, Petrie Terrace 
    Occupation 1913  [6
    Gardener 
    Residence 1913  The Gap, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    "Aylington" 
    Residence 1919  The Gap, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    "Aylington", Waterworks Road
    (= cnr Waterworks Road and Bennetts Road) 
    Occupation 1925  [8
    Nurseryman 
    Residence 1925  Sandgate, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1943  [8
    Gardener 
    Residence 1943  Sandgate, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    "Leighton", Brighton Terrace 
    Died 17 Jul 1948  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried 20 Jul 1948  The Gap, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address:
    The Gap Uniting Church Cemetery 
    Grave of Harriet READ/COWAN, William COWAN and Doris COWAN
    Grave of Harriet READ/COWAN, William COWAN and Doris COWAN
    Person ID P1190586862  Cowan Macaulay Tree
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2014 

    Father John COWAN,   b. 26 May 1846, Weem, Perthshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1898, Plumstead, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Harriet READ,   b. 8 Mar 1848, Chelsea Linslade, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1941, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married Sep Qtr 1872  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jan 1873 - Upholland, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Ostrich Lane - 3 Apr 1881 - Prestwich, Lancashire, England
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Soldier - 1903 - Paddington, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Soldier - 1905 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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    Victoria Barracks, Petrie Terrace - 1908 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    "Aylington" - 1913 - The Gap, Queensland, Australia
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    "Aylington", Waterworks Road
    (= cnr Waterworks Road and Bennetts Road) - 1919 - The Gap, Queensland, Australia
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1925 - Sandgate, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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    "Leighton", Brighton Terrace - 1943 - Sandgate, Queensland, Australia
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    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jul 1948 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    The Gap Uniting Church Cemetery - 20 Jul 1948 - The Gap, Queensland, Australia
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  • Sources 
    1. [S95] England Census 1881, Lancashire; Prestwich; District 4c; Page 15, 3 Apr 1881.

    2. [S-2030133405] Queensland State Archives Indexes - Immigration 1848-1912, (adobe .pdf files available online at http://www.archives.qld.gov.au/research/index/immigration.asp).
      Ref: IMM123 Page: 31 Microfilm: Z1964 Microfilm 2: M1703 M1704

    3. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.), Division of Brisbane, Subdivision of Paddington, Page 9, 1903.

    4. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.), Division of Brisbane, Subdivision of Brisbane North, Page 16, 1905.

    5. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.), Division Brisbane, Subdivision Brisbane North.

    6. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.), Division Lilley, Subdivision Enoggera.

    7. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.).

    8. [S21] Australian Electoral Rolls, Australian Electoral Commission, (accessed through ancestry.com.), Division Lilley, Subdivision Sandgate.

    9. [S5] Queensland Historical Index - Deaths.
      1948/17654

    10. [S17] The Courier-Mail, (Newspaper published 1933-current Brisbane, Queensland, Australia), Page 6, 19 Jul 1948.
      COWAN.- Relatives & Friends ot Mr. & Mrs. A. Cowan, Mr. & Mrs. W. Cowan, Rev. & Mrs. F. J. Harris & Families are invited to attend the Funeral of their beloved Brother, Brother-in-law, & Uncle, William Cowan, late of Brighton Terrace, Sandgate, to leave the Funeral Chapel, 17 Peel street, South Brisbane, To-morrow (Tuesday) Afternoon, at 2 o'clock, for the Gap Cemetery. Service at 1.45.
      JOHN HISLOP & SONS, Funeral Directors.
      http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article49925017