James Cowgill

ID No.1764, (1873 - 1932)
Father*Thomas Cowgill1
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Residence James Cowgill and Margaret Ann Burrell lived at 14 Greenwood Terrace, Great Marsden, Lancashire, England.2 
Birth*1873 James Cowgill was born in Colne, Lancashire, England.3,1,4 
Occupation*12 Aug 1893 He was a cotton weaver.1  
Residence*12 Aug 1893 He lived at 28 Lenches, Great Marsden, Lancashire, England.1 
Marriage*12 Aug 1893 He married Margaret Ann Burrell, daughter of Thomas Burrell and Rosanna Thornber, in Church of St John the Evangelist, Great Marsden, Lancashire, England. The marriage was solemnised by Rev. Samuel Sandys.3,1,4 
Occupation2 Aug 1894 James Cowgill was a weaver.2  
Residence30 Aug 1896 James Cowgill and Margaret Ann Burrell lived at Kirkclough, Colne, Lancashire, England.5 
Occupation20 Nov 1898 James Cowgill was a moulder.6  
Residence*20 Nov 1898 James Cowgill and Margaret Ann Burrell lived at Kirkclough, Colne, Lancashire, England.6 
Census 1901*31 Mar 1901 The 1901 UK Census enumerated James Cowgill as residing along with Margaret Ann Burrell, Charlotte Cowgill, Rose Hannah Cowgill, Thomas Cowgill and Margaret Alice Cowgill at 2 Spruce Street, Colne, Lancashire, England.4 
Death*1932 James Cowgill died at Burnley, Lancashire, England. He was survived by his wife, Margaret.3 


Margaret Ann Burrell (1872 - 1934)
Last Edited10 Mar 2021


  1. [S33] OPR Lan-OPC : 1893: Burnley Marriages 1890-98, pg:96, entry:192.
  2. [S33] OPR Lan-OPC : 1894: Burnley Baptisms 1890-95, pg:89, entry:705.
  3. [S22] Old Parochial Records (England/Wales) : Downloaded from the FreeBMD website.
  4. [S89] Ext. Research : Mrs J Jackson (1812).
  5. [S33] OPR Lan-OPC : 1896: Burnley Baptisms 1895-99, pg:29, entry:229.
  6. [S33] OPR Lan-OPC : 1898: Burnley Baptisms 1895-99, pg:78, entry:619.
  7. [S76] Memorial Stone : Colne, Colne Cemetery, Sect.B, Plot 54.