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From: Caroline DE BRUIN <>
Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] 1820 Settlers - AMOS-BOWLS
Date: Wed, 15 Dec 2010 12:55:45 +0100
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Richard;
This was taken from 1802 Settlers cd:Hugo Slater ver 6 th Edition


1. William BOWLES [23786]

William was a member of the Protestant Church.
William was born in 1803 at Cardiff, Wales.
William and Mary Ann BLAKEMORE 1820 [15520] (the daughter of George
BLAKEMORE 1820 and Sarah WEST 1820) received their marriage license July 7,
1825 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
William and Mary [15520] were married after July 1825.
William and Mary had the following children:

2. i. Louisa BOWLES [69919] was born November 22, 1825. Louisa was baptised
May 26, 1833 at Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican), Grahamstown,
Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside. Louisa and William BERRY
[69656] were married October 23, 1844 at Grahamstown Church (St George's -
Anglican), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside.

3. ii. John BOWLES [69920] was born October 3, 1827. John was baptised May
26, 1833 at Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican), Grahamstown,
Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside.

4. iii. William BOWLES [37262] was born October 3, 1827. William was
baptised May 26, 1833 at Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican),
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside. William 's
occupation was a Farmer in 1850 at Manley Flats, Bathurst (nr), Eastern
Cape, South Africa. William and Margaret MOUNTFORD [37263] were married
February 5, 1850 at Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican),
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside. William died
May 6, 1902.

5. iv. Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES [05595] was born January 9, 1830. Elizabeth
was baptised May 26, 1833 at Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican),
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev John Heavyside. Elizabeth and
Uriah ESTMENT [05729] were married in 1848. Elizabeth and Nathaniel INGRAM
[17287] were married. Elizabeth and Richard CURRIN [23787] were married
about 1863. Elizabeth died December 15, 1890 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa.

6. i. Zacharia George BOWLES [32332] was born July 28, 1841 at Grahamstown,
Eastern Cape, South Africa. Zacharia was baptised August 24, 1845 at
Grahamstown Church (St George's - Anglican), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa by Rev William Long. Zacharia and Louisa OWEN [32333] were
married August 15, 1870 at Mooi River, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
Zacharia died September 13, 1936 at Harding, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
William's occupation was a Trader in 1841 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa.
William died in 1842.
name BAWLES in Matrimonial Minutes





Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES [05595]

Elizabeth and Uriah ESTMENT [05729] (the son of William ESTMENT 1820 and
Ann DENTON 1820) were married in 1848.

1. Uriah ESTMENT [05729]

The parents of Uriah ESTMENT are:

2. William ESTMENT 1820 [05741] William was a member of the Protestant
Church. William 's occupation was a Labourer. William was born April 2,
1803 at Woodstock, Dorset, England. William and Ann DENTON 1820 [05621]
received their marriage license May 1, 1823 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa. William and Ann [05621] were married May 22, 1823 at
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. William 's occupation was a Sawyer
between 1824 and 1829 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. William 's
occupation was a Farmer in 1831 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
William 's occupation was a Storekeeper between 1840 and 1841 at
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. William and Mary DOGHERTY [05627]
were married. William and Elizabeth SAYNOR or SENIOR 1820 [03983] were
married. William died December 19, 1869 at Dundas Bridge, Grahamstown,
Eastern Cape, South Africa. William was buried December 19, 1869 at
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

3. Ann DENTON 1820 [05621] Ann was a member of the Protestant Church. Ann
was born in 1805 at Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. Ann and Charles CHANDLER
1820 [15912] received their marriage license October 3, 1822 at Grahamstown,
Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ann and Charles [15912] were married about 1822.
Ann and William ESTMENT 1820 [05741] received their marriage license May 1,
1823 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ann and William [05741]
were married May 22, 1823 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ann
died October 11, 1853 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ann was
buried at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Uriah was born in April 1826.
Uriah and Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES [05595] (the daughter of William BOWLES
and Mary Ann BLAKEMORE 1820) were married in 1848.


Uriah and Elizabeth had the following children:

4. i. James Daniel Bowles ESTMENT [05695] was born December 24, 1849. James
was baptised January 20, 1850 at Grahamstown Cathedral (St Michael and St
George), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev George Thompson.
James and Ann ?? [05576] were married.
Uriah's occupation was a Shopkeeper in 1850 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa.
Uriah died July 3, 1851.
Uriah was buried at Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
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James was baptised January 20, 1850 at Grahamstown Cathedral (St Michael and
St George), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev George Thompson.
witnesses: Louisa Berry, William Berry, William Estment
James and Ann ?? [05576] were married.
James and Ann had the following children:

4. i. Bertha Charlotte ESTMENT [05648] was born January 2, 1873.
5. ii. Lavina Ann ESTMENT [05704] was born June 9, 1874.
6. iii. Arthur Uriah ESTMENT [05644] was born April 14, 1877.
7. iv. Adelaide Lillian ESTMENT [05637] was born June 28, 1879.
**************************************************************************************


1. Nathaniel INGRAM [17287]

The parents of Nathaniel INGRAM are:

2. William INGRAM 1820 [17290] William was a member of the Protestant
Church. William 's occupation was a Joiner. William was born in 1801.
William and Anna WHEELER 1820 [19407] received their marriage license March
2, 1826 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. William and Anna [19407]
were married March 2, 1826 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev
Thomas Ireland. William died after 1826.
3. Anna WHEELER 1820 [19407] Anna was a member of the Protestant Church.
Anna was born in 1806 at England. Anna and William INGRAM 1820 [17290]
received their marriage license March 2, 1826 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape,
South Africa. Anna and William [17290] were married March 2, 1826 at
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa by Rev Thomas Ireland. Anna died
April 15, 1867 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Nathaniel was born July 13, 1830.
Nathaniel and Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES [05595] (the daughter of William
BOWLES and Mary Ann BLAKEMORE 1820) were married.


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1. Richard CURRIN [23787]

The parents of Richard CURRIN are:

2. Laurance CURRIN [54974] was born in 1772. Laurance and Martha NEWTON
[54029] were married about 1806. Laurance died in 1847.

3. Martha NEWTON [54029] was born in 1786 at Crick, Northhamtonshire,
England. Martha and Laurance CURRIN [54974] were married about 1806. Martha
died in 1851.
Richard was born August 4, 1811 at Crick, Northhamtonshire, England.
Richard and Ann GUPWELL [54964] were married about 1832.
Richard and Ann had the following children:

4. i. William CURRIN [54972] was born July 28, 1833. William and Mary
Rebecca SMITH [54969] were married December 11, 1856. William died August
13, 1919. William was buried at Kidds Beach Cemetery (St Mary's), Kidds
Beach, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

William and Mary had the following children:

4. i. Lawrence Kilworth CURRIN [54979] was born in 1857. Lawrence and
Caroline Mary WILLOWS [43021] were married October 13, 1895. Lawrence died
December 7, 1933. Lawrence was buried at Wooldridge Churchyard (St
Andrew's), Wooldridge, Peddie (nr), Eastern Cape, South Africa.

5. ii. William Henry CURRIN [54981] was born June 10, 1859. William and
Alice Maud REYNOLDS [55298] were married about 1895. William died April 15,
1934. William was buried at Wooldridge Churchyard (St Andrew's),
Wooldridge, Peddie (nr), Eastern Cape, South Africa.

6. iii. Selina Jane CURRIN [54966] was born February 15, 1862. Selina and
Thomas WILLOWS [55296] were married. Selina died February 14, 1928. Selina
was buried at Kidds Beach Cemetery (St Mary's), Kidds Beach, East London,
Eastern Cape, South Africa.

7. iv. Laura Creft CURRIN [54980] was born in 1866. Laura and George WILLOWS
[55297] were married. Laura died September 1, 1944. Laura was buried at
Wooldridge Churchyard (St Andrew's), Wooldridge, Peddie (nr), Eastern Cape,
South Africa.

8. v. Hancorn Jeffery CURRIN [53232] was born August 14, 1871. Hancorn and
Mary Ann ELS [55339] were married about 1898. Hancorn and Bertha Mathilda
STUDER [55340] were married about 1923. Hancorn died August 10, 1960.
Hancorn was buried at Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.

9. vi. Albert Avant Mitchell CURRIN [55175] was born March 4, 1875. Albert
and Clarice May PARRYMORE [55177] were married about 1900. Albert died
September 28, 1965. Albert was buried at Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal,
South Africa.

10. vii. Edwin Clarence CURRIN [55176] was born November 24, 1879. Edwin
died at Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
William died August 13, 1919.
William was buried at Kidds Beach Cemetery (St Mary's), Kidds Beach, East
London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
*********************************************


5. ii. Levi CURRIN [54973] was born July 20, 1835 at Crick,
Northhamtonshire, England. Levi and Harriett SANSOM [54638] were married
about 1855. Levi died December 9, 1912. Levi was buried at East London
Cemetery (East Bank), East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Levi and Harriett had the following children:

4. i. Richard William CURRIN [55502] was born in 1856.
5. ii. Joseph Lloyd CURRIN [55503] was born about 1857.
6. iii. Emily Jane Floyd CURRIN [55504] was born in 1858.
7. iv. Alfred Ernest Albert CURRIN [55505] was born September 24, 1860.
Alfred and Margaret Leslie ?? [63119] were married. Alfred died February
13, 1935. Alfred was buried at East London Cemetery (East Bank), East
London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
8. v. Louisa Jane CURRIN [55506] was born in 1862.
9. vi. Walter John CURRIN [55507] was born in 1865. Walter and Martha
Elizabeth ?? [63120] were married.
10. vii. Ada Maud CURRIN [55508] was born in 1867.
11. viii. Arthur George CURRIN [55509] was born in 1870.
12. ix. Oliver James CURRIN [55510]
13. x. Anne Elizabeth CURRIN [55511]
14. xi. Levi Richard CURRIN [55512] was born in 1879. Levi died July 27,
1948. Levi was buried at East London Cemetery (West Bank), East London,
Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Levi died December 9, 1912.
Levi was buried at East London Cemetery (East Bank), East London, Eastern
Cape, South Africa.
****************************************************************


6. iii. Mary CURRIN [05617] was born November 22, 1837. Mary and Henry
ESTMENT [05681] were married April 15, 1856. Mary died December 11, 1916 at
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Mary and Henry had the following children:

4. i. Sarah Ann ESTMENT [05722] was born November 11, 1856. Sarah and John
Charlton WILMOT [06042] were married December 4, 1878. Sarah died November
3, 1924.

5. ii. Emily Jane ESTMENT [05660] was born October 31, 1858. Emily and
Reuben Brent TARR [06015] were married November 8, 1876 at Bathurst, Eastern
Cape, South Africa. Emily died June 5, 1907. Emily was buried June 6, 1907
at Clumber Chapel (Wesleyan/Methodist), Clumber, Bathurst (nr), Eastern
Cape, South Africa.

6. iii. Henry James ESTMENT [05682] was born August 19, 1860. Henry died
August 21, 1864. Henry was buried at Bathurst Church (St John's -
Anglican), Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

7. iv. Richard William "Richie" ESTMENT [05717] was born June 25, 1862.
Richie and Elizabeth Alice RANDALL [05975] were married September 1, 1886.
Richie died December 12, 1943. Richie was buried at Bathurst Church (St
John's - Anglican), Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

8. v. Walter John ESTMENT [05737] was born April 11, 1864. Walter and Alice
Maud JAKINS [05886] were married. Walter and Mabel TEE [06018] were married.
Walter died September 25, 1937.

9. vi. Edward Henry "Eddie" ESTMENT [05656] was born March 24, 1866 at
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Eddie and Rachel Rodgers RANDALL
[05976] were married May 28, 1890. Eddie died June 15, 1935 at Port Alfred
(Port Frances), Eastern Cape, South Africa. Eddie was buried at Port Alfred
Cemetery (Settlers East), Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

10. vii. Mary Harriett Gupwell ESTMENT [05707] was born February 22, 1868.
Mary and George EDBROOKE [05631] were married about 1904. Mary died March
1, 1943.

11. viii. Florence Martha ESTMENT [05669]'s occupation was a Midwife.
Florence was born January 30, 1870. Florence and Benjamin RANDALL [05973]
were married February 8, 1888. Florence died March 12, 1930.

12. ix. Clement Lawrence James ESTMENT [05652] was born January 2, 1872.
Clement and Harriet Estment LLOYD [05911] were married about 1893. Clement
died December 20, 1940 at Louis Trichardt, Northern Cape, South Africa.

13. x. Amy Rebecca ESTMENT [05641] was born February 21, 1874. Amy died May
5, 1874. Amy was buried at Bathurst Church (St John's - Anglican),
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

14. xi. Septimus Levi ESTMENT [05725] was born April 12, 1875. Septimus
died May 25, 1876. Septimus was buried at Bathurst Church (St John's -
Anglican), Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

15. xii. Wilfred Denton ESTMENT [05740] was born March 10, 1878. Wilfred and
Florence Maud HARRAN [05871] were married about 1930. Wilfred died November
26, 1954.
Mary died December 11, 1916 at Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
*****************************************************************************

7. iv. Lawrence CURRIN [54963] was born June 24, 1840. Laurance died
December 21, 1854.
*******************************************************
8. v. John CURRIN [40474] was born May 23, 1843. John and Emily Jane BERRY
[70566] were married. John died in 1898. John was buried at Grahamstown
Cemetery (Settlers), Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

John and Emily had the following children:

4. i. Ispri ? Rebekah CURRIN [40476] was born July 24, 1868. Ispri was
christened October 24, 1868 at Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ispri
and Henry Hercules ROBINSON [55525] were married June 3, 1889.

5. ii. Louisa Ann CURRIN [55513] was born July 18, 1866. Louisa and Robert
PALMER [55521] were married July 27, 1898.

6. iii. Richard William CURRIN [55514] was born September 28, 1870. Richard
and Amelia Ida TILBROOK [55527] were married about 1893. Richard died May
27, 1948 at Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

7. iv. Gertrude Ellen CURRIN [55515] was born June 26, 1873.
8. v. Alice Emily CURRIN [55516] was born November 26, 1875. Alice and
Alfred WINTER [55551] were married.

9. vi. Lawrence Levi John CURRIN [55517] was born September 26, 1880.
Lawrence and Martha Magdalena Elizabeth JOUBERT [55552] were married about
1920. Lawrence died January 2, 1955.

10. vii. Frank Ethelbert CURRIN [55518] was born August 5, 1883. Frank and
Gladys Maud GILL [55571] were married about 1910. Frank and Maud GRIFFITHS
[55572] were married about 1926. Frank died January 4, 1934. Frank was
buried at Uitenhage Cemetery, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

11. viii. Archibald George Berry CURRIN [05616] was born May 25, 1886.
Archibald and Irene Maud ESTMENT [05690] were married about 1912. Archibald
died July 15, 1960. Archibald was buried at Port Elizabeth Cemetery (South
End), Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

12. ix. Frances Harriet Gupwell CURRIN [55519] was born in 1888. Frances
died in 1928.

13. x. Bernard Hercules CURRIN [55520] was born in 1889. Bernard and Ada Eva
HARRIS [55607] were married September 10, 1918.
John died in 1898.
John was buried at Grahamstown Cemetery (Settlers), Grahamstown, Eastern
Cape, South Africa.
*******************************************************************


9. vi. Richard CURRIN [16148] was born April 19, 1846. Richard and Eliza
Jane HARMAN [16981] were married about 1867. Richard died May 19, 1914.
Richard was buried at East London Cemetery (East Bank), East London,
Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Richard and Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES [05595] (the daughter of William BOWLES
and Mary Ann BLAKEMORE 1820) were married about 1863.
Richard and Elizabeth had the following children:

Richard CURRIN and Eliza HARMAN had the following children:

4. i. Charles Laurence CURRIN [16144] was born in 1861. Charles died May
12, 1940. Charles was buried at East London Cemetery (West Bank), East
London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

5. ii. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Anne CURRIN [16146] was born November 2, 1868.
Elizabeth was baptised December 2, 1868 at Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South
Africa.

6. iii. Richard William CURRIN [16150] was born in 1872.
7. iv. Bennetta Jane CURRIN [16143] was born in 1873.
8. v. Amy Elizabeth CURRIN [16141] was born in 1875.
9. vi. George Thompson CURRIN [16147] was born in 1877.
10. vii. Ada Mary Harries CURRIN [16140] was born in 1880.
11. viii. Arthur Randall CURRIN [16142] was born in 1882. Arthur died in
1966.
12. ix. Wallis Meadon CURRIN [16149] was born in 1884.

13. x. Edward Ernest CURRIN [16145] lived at Nazareth House, Webb Street
(No:1), Yeoville, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Edward was born July
28, 1887 at Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Edward died October 30,
1969 at Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Edward and Agnes Elizabeth ??
[61234] were married.
Richard died May 19, 1914.
Richard was buried at East London Cemetery (East Bank), East London,
Eastern Cape, South Africa.

******************************************


10. i. Joseph CURRIN [32374] was born May 1, 1864. Joseph and Frances
Alethia Minnie MCGEE [32375] were married. Joseph died December 24, 1946.

Joseph and Frances had the following children:

4. i. Vivian May CURRIN [32376] was born September 26, 1893. Vivian and
Henry Edward WILLIAMS [32377] were married about 1915. Vivian died
September 20, 1953.

5. ii. Edward Percy CURRIN [55614]'s occupation was an Electrician. Edward
was born November 2, 1889. Edward died October 21, 1918 of Flu in 1918
Epidemic.

6. iii. Letitia CURRIN [55647] was born July 12, 1896. Letitia and Fred
BLACK [57998] were married. Letitia died October 22, 1918 of Flu in 1918
Epidemic.

7. iv. Thomas CURRIN [55648] was born in 1899.
8. v. Edna CURRIN [55649] was born August 14, 1902.
9. vi. Annie CURRIN [55650] was born May 7, 1904. Annie died April 16,
1971.

10. vii. Graham CURRIN [57999] was born September 26, 1918. Graham died
October 23, 1918 of Flu in 1918 Epidemic.
Joseph died December 24, 1946.
****************************************************************

11. ii. Uriah CURRIN [55610] was born March 12, 1866. Uriah and Sarah Ann
REYNOLDS [55615] were married.
Uriah and Sarah had the following children:

4. i. Ellen Francis CURRIN [55616] was born in 1882.
5. ii. Ethel Maud CURRIN [55617] was born in 1885.
6. iii. Richard John Henry CURRIN [55618] was born in 1887.
***************************************************************

12. iii. Catherine CURRIN [55611] was born June 16, 1868. Catherine and John
PASCOE [55624] were married. Catherine died March 12, 1927.
Catherine and John had the following children:

4. i. Vivian Mary PASCOE [55625] was born in 1887.
5. ii. John William PASCOE [55626] was born in 1888.
6. iii. Mary Elizabeth PASCOE [55627] was born in 1890.
7. iv. Salisbury Frank PASCOE [55628] was born in 1892.
8. v. Percival James PASCOE [55629] was born in 1894.
9. vi. Olive Mazoe PASCOE [55630] was born in 1897.
10. vii. Amy Penrose PASCOE [55631] was born in 1899.
11. viii. Thomas Charles PASCOE [55632] was born in 1901.
12. ix. Eva Miriam PASCOE [55633] was born in 1904.
13. x. Winifred Kathleen PASCOE [55634] was born in 1908.
Catherine died March 12, 1927.
********************************************************************

13. iv. Martha CURRIN [55612] was born August 17, 1870. Martha died
September 24, 1870.
*******************************************************

14. v. Ida CURRIN [55613] was born September 5, 1871. Ida and Andrew
JAMIESON [55635] were married. Ida died April 4, 1955.
Richard died August 25, 1881.

Ida and Andrew had the following children:

4. i. Gladys JAMIESON [55636]
5. ii. Dorothy JAMIESON [55637]
6. iii. Cecil JAMIESON [55638]
7. iv. Leslie JAMIESON [55639] was born in 1901.
8. v. Ida JAMIESON [55640] was born in 1908.
Ida died April 4, 1955.



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Richard follow the numbers in brackets - here is just some of the info - if
you need more info just give me the number you are interested in , and i
will send if there is any more information:
regards Caroline - Belgium


On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 5:50 AM, Richard <>wrote:

> I would appreciate more info on Elizabeth Sarah BOWLES who married 1) Uriah
> ESTMENT on 25 Dec 1848 and 2) Richard CURRIN on 21 Jul 1864 and 3)
> Nathaniel
> INGRAM about 1854.
>
> Richard Thomas Wheeler
> Organisational Psychologist/Psychologist in Sport
> Pretoria South Africa
> 0836100435
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ken & Eleanor Garvie" <>
> To: "Marielle Ford" <>;
> <>
> Sent: Monday, December 13, 2010 6:52 PM
> Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] 1820 Settlers - AMOS-BOWLS
>
>
> > HI there Marielle,
> >
> >>From original documentation just received from Sue Mackay - it would
> >>appear
> > that Richard Bowles was born 26 November 1780 and baptized 19 April 1781.
> > Parents John and Sarah.
> >
> > He had other siblings : John, William, Thomas and Ann.
> >
> > We are still hoping to find the original documentation of the marriages
> > soon. If you do have copies of the marriages as reported that would be
> > wonderful.
> >
> > Kind regards
> >
> >
> > Eleanor
> >
> > --------------------------------------------------
> > From: "Marielle Ford" <>
> > Sent: Sunday, December 12, 2010 2:05 PM
> > To: <>
> > Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] 1820 Settlers - AMOS-BOWLS
> >
> >>>From 1820 Settler Families CD:
> >>
> >> The parents of Esther BOWLES 1820 are:
> >>
> >> 2. Richard BOWLES 1820 [15582] Richard 's occupation was a Labourer.
> >> Richard was born in 1785. Richard and Elizabeth ?? 1820 [14650] were
> >> married about 1809. Richard and Elizabeth [14650] were married about
> >> 1818.
> >>
> >> 3. Elizabeth ?? 1820 [14650] Elizabeth was born in 1784. Elizabeth and
> >> Henry AMOS [15152] were married about 1803. Elizabeth and Richard BOWLES
> >> 1820 [15582] were married about 1809. Elizabeth and Henry AMOS [15152]
> >> were married about 1810. Elizabeth and Richard BOWLES 1820 [15582] were
> >> married about 1818. [15152]
> >>
> >> Esther was born in 1810.
> >>
> >> Esther and George OPENSHAW [58633] were married.
> >>
> >> Esther and Elijah MISSELBROOK [58634] were married.
> >>
> >> Esther and Elijah had the following children:
> >>
> >> 4. i. Caroline MISSELBROOK [58635] was born in 1837. Caroline and James
> >> MCKUSKER [58636] were married.
> >>
> >> Sources: Salt, Jill. email <>
> >> Nash, MD. The Settler Handbook. (ISBN 0 620 10940 8).
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Tessa King" <>
> >> To: <>
> >> Sent: Sunday, December 05, 2010 8:33 PM
> >> Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] 1820 Settlers - AMOS-BOWLS
> >>
> >>
> >>> Hi Sue and Eleanor
> >>>
> >>> Firstly, Sue a huge thank you for all the information you have been
> >>> posting
> >>> to the list. We so appreciate all your hard work and dedication. Sorry
> >>> for
> >>> the late response.
> >>>
> >>> Esther BOWLES born between 1809-1810 in Kent married George OPENSHAW in
> >>> 1822. There is an entry in the Matrimonial Court Minutes dated 1 April
> >>> 1822.
> >>> They had two sons of whom I am aware.
> >>>
> >>> George b. 2 May 1824 at Constantia, Western Cape. He married Phoebe
> >>> CLARK
> >>> b.
> >>> 14 Oct 1825 in Grahamstown and they had 10 children. George died 20 Dec
> >>> 1906
> >>> and Phoebe on 15 Dec 1898 in Steynsburg. This information was from
> Cliff
> >>> Jones off the internet.
> >>>
> >>> David OPENSHAW born 22 Aug 1830 and baptised on 27 Dec 1831 in the
> >>> Methodist
> >>> Church, Grahamstown. I have no other information for him but I have not
> >>> pursued this line that much. George is deceased at this point in time.
> >>>
> >>> Esther then married William MISSELBROOK and had Joseph Jephthah on 13
> >>> Aug
> >>> 1836 and Caroline Thomasine on 28 Oct 1838. These are listed in the
> >>> Grahamstown Baptist register.
> >>>
> >>> I do not know what happened to them after this time.
> >>>
> >>> I know that Benjamin STOW (son of Rebecca AMOS and John STOW) married
> >>> Rebecca TAYLOR. Is this perhaps where the Taylor name is coming from?
> >>>
> >>> Kind regards
> >>> Tessa
> >>>
> >>> To:
> >>>> Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] [ZA-IB] 1820 Settlers - AMOS-BOWLS
> >>>>
> >>>> There is some thought that Elizabeth was not a Woest or a Taylor but
> >>>> Ambrose. Rebecca Amos being my great great grandmother would make
> >>>> Elizabeth
> >>>>
> >>>> (Amos) Bowles my great great great grandmother. Rebecca (Amos) Stow
> >>>> named
> >>>> her one son Ambrose and it is thought that it was after the
> >>>> grandmother's
> >>>> maiden name.
> >>>>
> >>>> Woest does appear in the family line but that would be marriages of
> >>>> daughters into the Woest lines - I think Elizabeth (Stow) Vroom has
> >>>> Woest
> >>>> in
> >>>>
> >>>> her line as does some of the Bowles lines. They would be related to
> >>>> the
> >>>> Amos/Bowles line. Just out of interest does anyone know what happened
> >>>> to
> >>>> Esther Bowles she was the daughter born of the relationship before
> >>>> Henry/Edward came back from the dead so to speak. I do not seem to
> >>>> find
> >>>> any
> >>>>
> >>>> trace of her anywhere. Was the farm not named Woest Hill? I think
> the
> >>>> one
> >>>> Bowles son was killed there. I am needing to check my data again.
> >>>>
> >>>> It would be interesting to see what information is confirmed as there
> >>>> are
> >>>> many "family" stories. Any offers on the above? Somewhere stored on
> >>>> my
> >>>> old
> >>>>
> >>>> computer - I do have a family tree of the Bowles family of
> >>>> Grahamstown.
> >>>> I
> >>>> think the original rests in the Cory Library.
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> Kind regards
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> Eleanor
> >>>>
> >>>> --------------------------------------------------
> >>>> From: "Sue Mackay" <>
> >>>>
> >>>>> The information that I have been posting is purely from original
> >>>>> records
> >>>>> that I am able to access, mostly in the London area, so by no means
> >>>>> all
> >>>>> the
> >>>>> settlers have been included.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> What I do have is a copy of the muster roll of the Weymouth, and
> Henry
> >>>>> AMOSS
> >>>>> appears next to Richard BOWLS under the list of men, with Eliza,
> >>>>> Charlotte,
> >>>>> Rebecca, Thomas, Sarah and Edward all being listed as settler
> >>>>> children.
> >>>>> Elizabeth BOWLS is listed under the women. Henry, as the eldest step
> >>>>> son
> >>>>> of
> >>>>> Richard BOWLS, would presumably have passed as a man even although
> The
> >>>>> Settler Handbook lists his age as 16.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> AMOSS is written with a double s and BOWLS without an e
> >>>>>
> >>>>> In MENEZE's correspondence he refers to Richard BOWLS thus:
> >>>>> "Rich'd BOWLS has been in the Navy & Army and out of Employ Belongs
> to
> >>>>> River
> >>>>> Parrish."
> >>>>>
> >>>>> In the Settler Handbook there is an explanation of the BOWLES/AMOS
> >>>>> saga
> >>>>> at
> >>>>> http://www.genealogyworld.net/nash/menezes.html
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Nash lists Elizabeth's first husband as Henry AMOS, but there seems
> to
> >>>>> be
> >>>>> a
> >>>>> school of thought that his name was Edward. See
> >>>>> http://www.southafricansettlers.info/?page_id=83
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I'm not sure where he gets the TAYLOR/WOEST name from. Perhaps from a
> >>>>> DN
> >>>>> of
> >>>>> one of the AMOS children?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> There are certainly IGI entries for Rebecca and Charlotte in Elham,
> >>>>> daughters of Edward and Elizabeth AMIS, but it is not immediately
> >>>>> clear
> >>>>> if
> >>>>> these are extracted or submitted.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Meanwhile, I have found the following site.
> >>>>> http://doversociety.homestead.com/Miscellaneous.html
> >>>>> Kathleen Hollingsbee I know to be a painstaking researcher in the
> >>>>> Dover
> >>>>> area
> >>>>> as she found a lot of my (non 1820 settler) Dover ancestors way back
> >>>>> in
> >>>>> the
> >>>>> pre computer age. She has obviously taken the BOWLES/AMOS saga from
> >>>>> Nash,
> >>>>> but at the same time she has obviously viewed the marriage of
> >>>>> Elizabeth
> >>>>> AMOSS to Richard BOWLS in St.James, Dover.
> >>>>> Elizabeth AMOSS widow of St James Dover married Richard BOWLS widr of
> >>>>> same
> >>>>> 8 Nov 1819
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I would be inclined to trust this last source but otherwise I have no
> >>>>> means
> >>>>> of knowing what is correct - but I will keep my eyes open!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sue
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Hazel Sansom
> >>>>> Sent: 25 October 2010 08:55
> >>>>> To:
> >>>>> Subject: [ZA-IB] 1820 Settlers
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Hello to all
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Re: Pre 1820 information by Sue Mackay.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I have been following your pre 1820 information, Sue and I see you
> are
> >>>>> now
> >>>>> at the R's but when you do get through the alphabet, I
> >>>>> wonder if you could check on the names AMOS and BOWLES for me for any
> >>>>> pre
> >>>>> 1820 info. I did not notice them when you did A/B's but I might have
> >>>>> missed
> >>>>> them.
> >>>>> They are Kent families who came out on the Weymouth. I am descended
> >>>>> from
> >>>>> the
> >>>>> Amos side.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Thank you
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Hazel Sansom
> >>
> >>
> >>
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