Emma Fowler

1855–1948 (Age 92)
Geelong, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Emma

When Emma Fowler was born on 16 April 1855, in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, her father, Richard Plume Fowler, was 27 and her mother, Eugenia Patey, was 24. She married William Edward Bennett in 1876, in Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1948, in her hometown, at the age of 93, and was buried in Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Emma Fowler
1855–1948
William Edward Bennett
1853–1934
Marriage: 1876
Eugenia Bennett
1880–1950
Harriet Bennet
1882–1955
Richard Alfred Bennett
1887–1934
Harold Plume Bennett
1889–
Ida Clarice Lillian Bennett
1900–1901

Spouse & Children

  • Female1855–1948Female

  • William Edward Bennett

    Male1853–1934Male

MARRIAGE
1876
Victoria, Australia
children

(5)

  • Female1880–1950Female

  • Female1882–1955Female

  • Richard Alfred Bennett

    Male1887–1934Male

  • Harold Plume Bennett

    Male1889–Male

  • Ida Clarice Lillian Bennett

    Female1900–1901Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Plume Fowler

    Male1827–1920Male

  • Eugenia Patey

    Female1831–1906Female

siblings

(10)

  • Charles Fowler

    Male1852–1917Male

  • Female1855–1948Female

  • Mary Ann Fowler

    Female1857–1939Female

  • Harriet Fowler

    Female1860–1893Female

  • Eliza Jane Fowler

    Female1863–1906Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1867

Age 12

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1870

Age 15

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1892

Age 37

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a bird-catcher (a common medieval occupation), Middle English fogelere, foulere(Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Emma Bennett in entry for Harold ? Bennett, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Emma Bennett in entry for Harriet Eliza Bennett, "Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Emma Bennett in entry for Harold ? Bennett, "Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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