John Cowpe

1799–about 1862 (Age 63)
Lancashire, England

The Life of John

When John Cowpe was born in 1799, in Lancashire, England, his father, John Coupe, was 36 and his mother, Alice Heyes, was 34. He married Alice Cotton in 1833, in Haslingden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Clayton Le Woods, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died about 1862, at the age of 63.

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John Cowpe
Alice Cotton
Marriage: 1833
Thomas Benson Cowpe
Alice Cowpe
Alice Cowpe
Thomas Cowpe

Spouse and Children

Haslingden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 2

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Age 16

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 24

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Corp .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Coupe, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John Cowpe, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Cowpe in entry for James, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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