John Fowler

20 December 1850–18 September 1923 (Age 72)
Scotland

The Life of John

When John Fowler was born on 20 December 1850, in Scotland, his father, Alexander Fowler, was 31 and his mother, Isabella Fowler, was 27. He married Frances Sarah Hurrell on 9 June 1877, in Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Egglescliffe, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Stockton upon Tees, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 18 September 1923, in Almonte, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 72, and was buried in Almonte, Lanark, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Fowler
1850–1923
Frances Sarah Hurrell
1857–1906
Marriage: 9 June 1877
John Hurrell Fowler
1878–1915
Allan Fowler
1888–
Norman Fowler
1890–
Amy Fowler
1893–
Frances Fowler
1880–1882
Lilian Fowler
1883–1911
Mary Isabel Fowler
1885–
Elinor Fowler
1894–
Dorothy Fowler
1898–

Spouse and Children

    Male1850–1923Male

    Frances Sarah Hurrell

    Female1857–1906Female

MARRIAGE
9 June 1877
Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    John Hurrell Fowler

    Male1878–1915Male

    Frances Fowler

    Female1880–1882Female

    Lilian Fowler

    Female1883–1911Female

    Mary Isabel Fowler

    Female1885–Female

    Male1888–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Fowler

    Male1819–Male

    Isabella Fowler

    Female1823–Female

siblings

(5)

    Alexander Fowler

    Male1846–Male

    Anne Fowler

    Female1848–Female

    John Fowler

    Male1850–1923Male

    Robert Johnstone Fowler

    Male1853–Male

    Adam Fowler

    Male1858–Male

World Events (8)

1859

Age 9

Almonte, Ontario, is a former mill town. In 1998, Almonte was merged with Ramsay and Pakenham townships into Mississippi Mills. The name came into being in about 1859 with the creation of the Post Office in the village, which was named after Juan Almonte, a Mexican general.
1869

Age 19

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1871

Age 21

British Columbia joins the confederation.

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’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Fowler, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • John Fowler, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John Fowler, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

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