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Benjamin Rowe

  • Birth Mar 1797 Horham, Mid Suffolk District, Suffolk, England
  • Death 30 Jul 1885 Oshawa, Durham Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
  • Burial Clarington, Durham Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
  • Memorial ID 100228703

Benjamin Rowe and Sarah Muttit were married on the 9th of November 1819 in Stradbroke, Suffolk, England. They immigrated to Canada in 1830 with their four eldest children; Robert, Eliza, Sarah, and Benjamin. After they arrived near Courtice in Darlington township, they were blessed with five more children namely; James, William, Thomas, John, and Elizabeth.

Three of the children are not included in the links below; Sarah Ann, Eliza, and John.

Sarah Ann Rowe, was born Nov 16, 1823 in Stradbroke, and died 31 Oct 1873 in East Whitby Township, Ontario. On March 5, 1850 in Whitby Twp., she married James B. Farrell born abt 1794 in County Fermanagh, N. Ireland. He died June 17, 1876 in East Whitby Township. They are interred in St. George's Anglican Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario.

Eliza Rowe was born 5 Dec 1851 in Stradbroke, and died 25 May 1902 in Sonoma, Calhoun, Michigan. Her husband was William Trethrake, son of Henry Trethrake and Harriet Nelmes, born 25 March 1807 in Duloe Parish, Cornwall, England; he died 4 Sept 1887 in Sonoma Michigan. They are interred in Morgan Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Kater
  • Added: 5 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100228703
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Rowe (Mar 1797–30 Jul 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100228703, citing Advent Cemetery, Clarington, Durham Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Kater (contributor 47096542) .