18 May 2020                   

Husband: Henry Bowden
Born: 1800 in Attleborough, Norfolk 1 Christened: 18 Dec 1800 in Attleborough, Norfolk 2 Census: 1841 in Market Street Common, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 1) Census: 1851 in White Horse Street, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 2) Census: 1861 in Crown Inn, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1871 in Silver Street, Besthorpe, Norfolk (see note 4) Died: 4 Apr 1880 in Norfolk 3,4 (see note 5) Buried: in Attleborough, Norfolk 3 Occupation: 1827 - 1865 Wheelwright/Carpenter (see note 6) Occupation: 1861 - 1865 Innkeeper and Farmer 5,6 (see note 7) Occupation: 1871 Farmer 7 Father: William Bowden (1777 - 1851) Mother: Jane Kidd (1769 - 1857) Notes
Wife: Elizabeth Palmer Married name: Elizabeth Bowden Married: 15 Sep 1826 in Attleborough, Norfolk 8 (see note 8)
Born: 23 Mar 1803 in Bawdeswell, Norfolk 2,1 Christened: 27 Mar 1803 in Bawdeswell, Norfolk 2 Census: 1841 in Market Street Common, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 9) Census: 1851 in White Horse Street, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 10) Census: 1861 in Crown Inn, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 11) Census: 1871 in Silver Street, Besthorpe, Norfolk (see note 12) Died: 18 Jan 1875 in Norfolk 3 (see note 13) Buried: in Attleborough, Norfolk 3 Father: George Palmer (1768 - 1843) Mother: Mary Wright (1769 - 1841)
1 F Ellen Bowden | Born: 1827 Attleborough, Norfolk 5 sp. George Rutter |Married: 21 Dec 1849 Attleborough, Norfolk 2,4 Born: ABT 1827 Died: 1895 | Died: 1920 Lincolnshire 9 | Buried
2 M William Bowden | Born: ABT 1830 Attleborough, Norfolk 5 sp. Caroline Page |Married: 14 Oct 1856 Attleborough, Norfolk 10 Born: 26 Jan 1827 Died: 1908 | Died: 19 Jan 1892 Wymondham, Norfolk 11 | Buried
3 F Elizabeth Bowden | Born: 1832 Attleborough, Norfolk 12 sp. Isaac Benn |Married: 1852 Cheshire 4 Born: ABT 1829 Died: 27 Jan 1892 | Died: 1913 Cumberland 4 | Buried
4 M Henry Bowden | Born: ABT 1834 Attleborough, Norfolk | Died: 1836 | Buried 8 Dec 1836 Attleborough, Norfolk 2
5 F Ann Bowden | Born: ABT 1838 Attleborough, Norfolk 12 | Died: | Buried
6 F Mary Bowden | Born: 11 May 1841 Attleborough, Norfolk 12,4,13 sp. Joshua Frederick Impson |Married: 1862 Norfolk 14 Born: ABT 1838 Died: 1895 | Died: 1886 Norfolk 4 | Buried
7 F Maria Bowden | Born: 15 Jan 1843 Attleborough, Norfolk 2,15 | Died: 1845 Norfolk 4 | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) . (6) http://www.norfolkpubs.co.uk/. (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . (11) . (12) . (13) http://www.freereg.org.uk. (14) email Feb 2005 Chris49b@aol.com. (15) . Event Notes Note (1) HO107/781/1 f40 p15: Age 40, wheelwright. With wife Elizabeth and family Note (2) HO107/1823 f61: Age 50, born Attleborough. Journeyman Wheelwright, with wife Elizabeth and daughter Mary Note (3) (where Crown Street met Norwich Road). Age 60, inkeeper and farmer of 50 acres, employing 2 men. With wife Elizabeth, daughter Mary and granddaughter Ellen Rutter. (RG9/1237 f30). Note (4) RG10/1841 f62: Age 72, born Attleborough. Farmer, with wife Elizabeth and grandsons George and William Rutter Note (5) Headstone in Attleborough churchyard: died 4 Apr 1880 aged 79. FreeBMD: Jun 1880 Swaffham 4b 251 Note (6) at baptisms of children: 1827 to 1834 wheelwright; in 1838 carpenter, 1843 wheelwright. at marriage of daughter Ellen (21 Dec 1849), where he was a witness, he was a carpenter. Also at son William's marriage (1856) a carpenter. Kelly's Directories have Henry Bowden, Attleborough as wheelwright (1853), Crown Inn and wheelwright (1858, 1865). 1854 White's Directory has Hy Bowden wheelwright (Crown Inn was Mary Ann Green). Note (7) Norfolk Pubs website has Henry Bowden, landlord of the Crown Inn, Attleborough, farmer of 50 acres, 1861 to 1865. Note (8) witnesses Sarah Stone, George Defew. Note (9) Age 36, with husband Henry Bowden and children. Note (10) Age 46, born "Bargwell", with husband Henry Bowden and daughter Mary Note (11) Age 55, born Attleborough. With husband. Note (12) Age 68, born Baudswell. With husband and grandsons Note (13) Headstone in Attleborough churchyard: born 23 Mar 1803, died 18 Jan 1875. FreeBMD has death of Elizabeth Bowden as follows: Jun 1875 Wayland 4b 193 age 70 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index