Bawdens Bowdens of North Molton Devon England
Henry Bawden/Bowden born North Molton Devon 1822-1900.
Died: Wellington Somerset
` 1. Married Elizabeth Webber (1826 1854)
Joseph (1851 1905) ---My direct ancestor
2. Married Mary Ann Ebdon
Children: Mabel, Ernest, Hector, Mabel
It would appear that the names Bawden and Bowden are interchangeable
James BAWDEN (b.1849)in South Molton, son of Henry BAWDEN and Elizabeth WEBBER
Siblings: William(b 1847)and Joseph (b 1851)
Married: Emma HOBBS abt 1870
Children: William, Joseph, James, Frederick, John, Alice,Herby, Jessie, all born in South Molton Devon, and Emily who was born Glamorgan Clydach Wales in 1893
Up to the 1891 census the family lived in South Molton
On the 1901 census I found that James, Age 51, Emma Age 50, Fred age 21, John Age 18, Herbert Age 14, Jessie Age 11 and Emily age 8, were living at Caemawr, in the Civil Parish of Clase Rural, In the Rural District of Llangafelach, in the Parliamentary Borough or division of Gower or West Glamorgan, in the Parish of St. Johns Clydach, in Glamorganshire. James was described as a block layer.
Emily married John A. JONES and had four children.
Jessie married Edward VAUGHAN and had three children.
Herb married Minnie PALMER
David married Mary JOSHUA and had six children
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