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 John Hill Gowing

John Hill Gowing

Grafton, Windham County, Vermont, USA
Death 8 Mar 1871 (aged 69)
Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 100049050 · View Source
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Intentions of his (1st) marriage between Mr. John H. Gowing and Miss Sophia V. Bigelow, both of Weston were entered Sept. 22d, A.D. 1833. John H. Gowing and Sophia V. Bigelow, both of Weston married Oct. 9, 1833.

Children of John H. & Sophia Viles (Bigelow) Gowing: All born in Weston:

Henry, born 2 August 1834
George, born 27 January 1836
Oscar, born 16 July 1837
Elizabeth Sophia, born 4 January 1841

Following the death of Sophia Gowing in 1851, John H. Gowing, aged 53 married (2nd) in Weston on 8 June 1854 Mary Floyd, aged 44. Occupation of John H. Gowing is listed as shoemaker, and his birthplace is listed a Grafton, Vermont.

John Hill Gowing, a married man aged 69 yrs. 11 months 29 days, died of heart diseace & pnemonia in Weston on 8 March 1871. He was the son of Samuel Gowing, who was born in Lynn, and Elizabeth (Hill) Gowing, who was born in West Cambridge.

Source: Vital Records of Weston, Massachusetts
Births: [Children] Page 238
1st Marriage: [Intentions] Page 119
1st Marriage: Page 233
Deaths: Page 358

Source: Massachusetts Archives, Columbia Point, Boston, MA
2nd. Marriage: 1854 Volume 79 Page 174
Death: 1871 Volume 238 Page 251

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Born March 10, 1801
Died March 8, 1871
Aged 69 yrs. 11 mos. 28 days




  • Created by: Bette Hartman
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100049050
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Hill Gowing (10 Mar 1801–8 Mar 1871), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100049050, citing Weston Central Cemetery, Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Bette Hartman (contributor 46633755) .