Wednesday, 6 February 2013

My 3rd Great Grandparents (my dad’s side)


Isaac Cowley
Jane (nee Enzer)

Isaac was born in 1803 at Foleshill, Warwickshire, England; he was baptized on 24 April 1803. Isaac married Jane Enzer on 21 November 1824 after banns were read on 31 October, 7 & 14 November at The Parish Church, Foleshill, Warwickshire. On 13 February 1825 & 2 April 1826 Isaac’s occupation was Tailor. On 30 March 1851 Isaac’s occupation was Hand Loom Weaver. On 7 April 1861 Isaac’s occupation was Silk Weaver Ribbons. In 1869 Isaac’s occupation was Tailor. Isaac died on 4 October 1869; he was buried on 8 October 1869. He left in his will to Mary Sophia Lowe (wife of John Lowe, Baker) effects under £50. Isaac was 66 years old.

Jane was born in 1801 at Warwickshire, England. Jane married Isaac Cowley on 21 November 1824. On 13 February 1825 they lived at Causeway Lane, Foleshill, Warwickshire. On 30 March 1851 they lived at Red House Road, Foleshill, Warwickshire; her occupation was Hand Loom Weaver. On April 1861 they lived at Stoney Stanton Road, Foleshill, Warwickshire; her occupation was Silk Weaver Ribbons. On 2 April 1871 she lived at Stoney Stanton Road, Foleshill, Warwickshire; her occupation was Ribbon Weaver. Jane died in December 1873 at Foleshill, Warwickshire; she was buried on 31 December 1873. Jane was 72 years old.

Isaac and Jane had 7 children –
Eliza                   born 1825 Warwickshire
Mary Ann           born 1826 Warwickshire                       died April 1826 Foleshill
Mary Sophia       born 1829 Foleshill                               died 1890 Coventry
Sarah Jane          born 1836 Foleshill
Ann                    born 1839 Foleshill                               died 1906 Warwickshire
Jesse                   born 1841 Foleshill
Isaac                   born 1841 Foleshill                               died 1872 Warwickshire








All information was found on www.ancestry.co.uk & www.familysearch.org