Joseph Cowan1848

Name
Joseph Cowan
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Cowan
Birth about 1848
MarriageAgnes MercerView this family
December 31, 1869 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Robert Cowan
October 28, 1870 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Agnes Martin Cowan
1872 (Age 24 years)
Death of a sonRobert Cowan
June 15, 1873 (Age 25 years)
Cause: Diphtheria
Occupation
Coal Miner
June 15, 1873 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a son
#3
William Cowan
1877 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Joseph Cowan
1879 (Age 31 years)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Isabella Mercer Cowan
September 23, 1881 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#6
James Cowan
1884 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Stewart Cowan
1886 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Janet Cowan
1889 (Age 41 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 43 years)
Address: Windygates, Markinch, Fife, Scotland
Marriage of a childAlexander ParkerAgnes Martin CowanView this family
December 13, 1892 (Age 44 years)
Note: Marriage Details
Deathyes

Family with Agnes Mercer - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 31, 1869Beath, Fife, Scotland
10 months
son
Robert Cowan
Birth: October 28, 1870 22 19Beath, Fife, Scotland
Death: June 15, 1873Cowdenbeath, Fife, Scotland
2 years
daughter
6 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter

Census1881 Scottish Census - Joseph Cowan and Agnes Mercer household

Address: Irelands Row

NameRelationMCAgeSexOccupationBirthplace
Joseph CowanHeadM33MCoal MinerFife, Dunfermline
Agnes CowanwifeM30FFife, Wemyss
Agnes CowandaughterS8FScholarFife, Beath
William CowansonS4MFife, Wemyss
Joseph CowansonS2MFife, Beath

Note: Four houses in this small street contained Mercers. They included three Mercer-Cowan families: William Mercer and Agnes Martin Joseph Cowan and Agnes Mercer Robert Mercer and Margaret Cowan Alexander Mercer and Janet Cowan

Census1891 Scotland - Census transcript - Joseph Cowan - Household

Windygates, Markinch, Fife

NameRelationConditionAgeMAgeFOccupationEmplEmpdOACBirthplaceLangInfirm
Joseph CowanheadMar43Coal MinerxTorryburn, Fife
Agnes CowanwifeMar39Methil, Fife
Agnes Martin CowandaughterUnm18Spinning Mill WorkerxCowdenbeath, Fife
William Cowanson13Coal MinerxMethil, Fife
Joseph Cowanson11ScholarCowdenbeath, Fife
Isabella Mercer Cowandaughter9ScholarCowdenbeath, Fife
James Cowanson7ScholarMarkinch, Fife
Stewart Cowandaughter5ScholarMarkinch, Fife
Janet Cowandaughter2Markinch, Fife
Alexander MercerUnm63Pit Head LabourerxKennoway, Fife
William MercerWid60Coal MinerxKennoway, Fife

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