See also

Family of John Edgar OWEN and Catherine Wright MAXWELL

Husband: John Edgar OWEN (1891-1954)
Wife: Catherine Wright MAXWELL (1890-1963)
Children: John Edgar Maxwell OWEN (1919-1983)
George Wright OWEN (1920- )
James Deakin OWEN (1922- )
Margaret Agnes OWEN (1931-2003)
Marriage 19 Jul 1917 Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland1
Baptist Church, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Witness: Margaret MAXWELL
Witness: John MAXWELL

Husband: John Edgar OWEN

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John Edgar OWEN, 1915, age 24

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John Edgar OWEN

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John Edgar OWEN, 2007, age 116

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John Edgar OWEN

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John Edgar OWEN, 1915, age 24

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John Edgar OWEN, 1917, age 26

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John Edgar OWEN, 1917, age 26

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John Edgar OWEN, 1914, age 23

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John Edgar OWEN, 1914, age 23

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John Edgar OWEN, 1953, age 62

Name: John Edgar OWEN
Sex: Male
Father: John OWEN (1825-1900)
Mother: Lucy COLES (1854-1931)
Birth 1 Mar 1891 Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire2,3
Possible birth registration:
Births Jun 1891
Owen John Edgar Oswestry 6a 683
Christening 20 Mar 1891 (age 0) The Parish Church, Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire4
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 1 mn) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire5
Vine Buildings, Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 10) Vine Buildings, Ruyton XI Towns, Oswestry, Shropshire6
RG13/2542/?/62
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 10) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire7
Vine Buildings, Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 20) Oswestry, Shropshire8
52 York Street, Oswestry, Shropshire
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 20) Motor Mechanic; Oswestry, Shropshire8
Residence 19 Jul 1917 (age 26) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire1
Vine Cottages, Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire
Occupation 19 Jul 1917 (age 26) Engineer (Journeyman); (Flight Sergt. No. 10800 Royal Flying Corps); Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire1
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 48) Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England9
32 West Lane
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 48) Motor Engineer; Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England9
Death 30 Jul 1954 (age 63) Bradford, Yorkshire
Royal Infirmary, Bradford, Yorkshire
Will: John Edgar owen of 32 West Lane, Baildon, Yorks. Admin. London 21 Sep 1954 to Catherine Wright Owen, widow. Effects: £441/1/10

Wife: Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL, 1915, age 25

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL, 1917, age 26

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL, 1957, age 67

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL, 1957, age 67

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Catherine Wright MAXWELL, 1953, age 63

Name: Catherine Wright MAXWELL
Sex: Female
Father: John MAXWELL (1863- )
Mother: Margaret WRIGHT (1868- )
Birth 17 Sep 1890 Bonhill, Dumbartonshire1
Residence 19 Jul 1917 (age 26) Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland1
27 Wilson Street, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Occupation 19 Jul 1917 (age 26) Munitions Worker; Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland1
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 49) Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England9
32 West Lane
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 49) Unpaid Domestic Duties; Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England9
Death Q1 1963 (age 72) Bradford, Yorkshire10

Child 1: John Edgar Maxwell OWEN

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John Edgar Maxwell OWEN

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John Edgar Maxwell OWEN

Name: John Edgar Maxwell OWEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary J HOLMES ( - )
Birth 14 Sep 1919
Death Q2 1983 (age 63) Bradford, Yorkshire11

Child 2: George Wright OWEN

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George Wright OWEN

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George Wright OWEN

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Spouse: Janet M GARSIDE

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Spouse: Janet M GARSIDE

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Spouse: Janet M GARSIDE, 1957

Name: George Wright OWEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Janet M GARSIDE ( - )
Birth 15 Dec 1920 Bradford, Yorkshire12

Child 3: James Deakin OWEN

Name: James Deakin OWEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Constance Doreen MILNER (1922- )
Birth Q1 1922 Bradford, Yorkshire13

Child 4: Margaret Agnes OWEN

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Margaret Agnes OWEN

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Margaret Agnes OWEN

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Margaret Agnes OWEN, 1937, age 6

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Margaret Agnes OWEN, 1957, age 26

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Margaret Agnes OWEN, 1957, age 26

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Margaret Agnes OWEN, 1957, age 26

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Margaret Agnes OWEN, 1957, age 26

Name: Margaret Agnes OWEN
Sex: Female
Spouse: Francis MARTIN (1930-1993)
Birth 1 Feb 1931 Baildon, Shipley, Yorkshire14,15
Death Oct 2003 (age 72) Baildon, Shipley, Yorkshire14

Note on Husband: John Edgar OWEN

Una knew a "Jack" Owen who married a Scotch woman and lived in Baildon, Yorkshire. They had a car - and petrol pumps [?].

He was an engineer.16

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1"Marriage Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland (Baptist Church, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland) 19 Jul 1917 John Edgar OWEN & Catherine Wright MAXWELL" (61).
Text From Source: Marriage
Reference: 61
Other Info: Registered 20 July 1917 at Bonhill by George McLeod (Registrar)
Date: 19 Jul 1917
Address: Baptist Church, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Place: Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Marriage Type: After Banns
Individual
Name: John Edgar OWEN
Gender: male
Status: Bachelor
Age: 26
Date of Birth:
Birth place:
Birth address:
Occupation: Engineer (Journeyman); (Flight Sergt. No. 10800 Royal Flying Corps)
Residence place: Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire
Residence address: Vine Cottages, Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire
Religion:
Father: John OWEN
Father's Occupation: Tailor (Deceased)
Mother:
Mother's Occupation:
Spouse
Name: Catherine Wright MAXWELL
Gender: female
Status: Spinster
Age: 26
Date of Birth:
Birth place:
Birth address:
Occupation: Munitions Worker
Residence place: Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Residence address: 27 Wilson Street, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Religion:
Father: John MAXWELL
Father's Occupation: Tool Grinder
Mother: Margaret KNIGHT
Mother's Occupation:
Minister: Daniel Murdoch Mclaren
Witnesses: Margaret MAXWELL,
John MAXWELL
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Source: Marriage Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland (Baptist Church, Alexandria, Bonhill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland) 19 Jul 1917 John Edgar OWEN & Catherine Wright MAXWELL, John Edgar Owen Catherine Wright Maxwell 1917 Marriage Register 2

2GRO, "1891 Census".
Microfiche.
RG12/2114/84. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: RG12/2114/84

Vine Buildings Ruyton XI Towns

John Owen/head/64/M/Tailor/Unemp/Kinnerley Shropshire
Lucy owen/Wife/34/M/Laundress/Unemp/More Shropshire
Agnes Deakin/Step Dau/S/15/ - / - /Hulme Manchester
Mary Deakin Owen/dau/S/2/ - / - /Weston Shropshire
John Edgar Owen/son/S/5months/ Ruyton Shropshire
Also in Vine Buildings:

Edwin Tomkinson/Head/M/33/Carrier/Unemp/Ruyton Shropshire
3"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Births Jun 1891
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Owen John Edgar Oswestry 6a 683
Possible birth registration
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
4"St John the Baptist Ruyton XI Towns Parish Church Registers". Baptismal Register. Cit. Date: 20 March 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: John Edgar Owen
Mar 20 1891
S. of John and Lucy of Ruyton, Tailor
Shropshire Records and Research Centre, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury, SY1 2AQ. Tel: 01743 255 350.
5"Census 1891 (John Owen) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire RG12//2114/64/19".
Text From Source: John Owen Head 64 Tailor Kinnerley Shropshire
Lucy Owen Wife 34 Laundress More Shropshire
Agnes Deakin Step Daur15 Hulme Manchester
Mary Deakin Owen do 2 Weston Shropshire
John Edgar Owen Son 1m Ruyton Shropshire
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1891 (John Owen) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire RG12//2114/64/19, Agnes Ann Deakin 91

6Public Record Office, "www.census.pro.gov.uk - 1901 Census" (Internet).
Internet. Call Number: http://www.census.pro.gov.uk (electronic).
7"Census 1901 (Lucy Owen) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire RG13/2542/62/11" (RG13/2542/62/11).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Married?,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,At home,Born,Infirmity,Language Spoken
Lucy DEAKIN,Head,W,F,42,Laundress,Own account,At Home,Lydham, Shropshire,,
Mary Deakin OWEN,Daughter,S,F,12,,,,Weston Lullingfields, Shropshire,,
John Edgar OWEN,Son,S,M,10,,,,Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire,,
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Source: Census 1901 (Lucy Owen) Ruyton XI Towns, Shropshire RG13/2542/62/11, Lucy Owen 01

8"Census 1911 (Joe Owen) Oswestry, Shropshire RG14/PN16146".
Text From Source: Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
OWEN, JOE HEAD MARRIED M 37 WINE MERCHANT ASSISTANT KINNERSLEY SHROPSHIRE
OWEN, AGNES ANN WIFE MARRIED 9 F 36 MANCHESTER LANCASHIRE
OWEN, IRIS LILY DAUGHTER F 7 OSWESTRY SHROPSHIRE
OWEN, CHARLES DEAKIN SON M 5 OSWESTRY SHROPSHIRE
OWEN, JOHN EDGAR COUSIN SINGLE M 20 MOTOR MACHANIC RUYTON XI TOWNS SHROPSHIRE
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Source: Census 1911 (Joe Owen) Oswestry, Shropshire RG14/PN16146, Agnes Ann Owen 1911

9"Census 1939 Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England RG101/3601I/020/9 Letter Code: KMCF" (RG101/3601I/020/9 Letter Code: KMCF).
Text From Source: Name of person,Married name,Gender,Birthdate,Condition as to marriage,Rank, Profession or Occupation,Occupation comment,Comments
John E OWEN,,M,1 MAR 1891,,Motor Engineer,,
Catherine W MAXWELL,,F,17 SEP 1890,,Unpaid Domestic Duties,,
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Source: Census 1939 Baildon U.D., Yorkshire (West Riding), England RG101/3601I/020/9 Letter Code: KMCF, Census UK 1939 RG101/3601I/020/9 Letter Code: KMCF

10"GRO Indexes". Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source:
England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2005
about Catherine W Owen
Name: Catherine W Owen
Death Registration Month/Year: 1963
Age at death (estimated): 72
Registration district: Bradford
Inferred County: Yorkshire West Riding
Volume: 2b
Page: 252
11Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Civil registration event: Death
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Name: OWEN, John Edgar M

Registration district: [?] Bradford

County: Yorkshire

Year of registration: 1983

Quarter of registration: Apr-May-Jun

Date of Birth:14 September 1919

Volume no: 4

Page no: 0372
12"FreeBMD Website" (http://freebmd.rootsweb.com). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Births Mar 1921 (>99%)
Owen George W Maxwell Bradford 9b 256
13Ibid. Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Births Mar 1922 (>99%)
Owen James D Maxwell Bradford 9b 262
14GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source:
England & Wales, Death Index: 1984-2005

Name: Margaret Agnes Martin
Birth Date: 1 Feb 1931
Death Registration Month/Year: Oct 2003
Age at death (estimated): 72
Registration district: Bradford
Inferred County: Yorkshire
Register number: C75A
Entry Number: 213
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
15Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: England & Wales, Birth Index: 1837-1983 1931 Q1-Jan-Feb-Mar

Owen, Margaret A. (Maxwell) Bradford 9b 190
16"Una Iris Williams - telephone conversation".
Conversation between Graham Hoadly and Una Williams - 17th March 2005.