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Mary  Cowan

Mary Cowan

Female 1820 - 1891  (71 years)

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  • Name Mary Cowan 
    Born 6 May 1820  Newarthill, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1841  Newarthill, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Emigration 24 Sep 1848  Liverpool, England to New Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Left Liverpool, England 24 Sep 1848 on the ship Sailor Prince. Arrived in New Orleans 20 Nov 1848. 
    Residence 1850  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1860  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1870  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1880  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    _UID FD00208FCEB42B4D8143CD2F634F37C110D8 
    Died 18 Aug 1891  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 10, 11
    Buried 21 Aug 1891  C_3_5_2E, Salt Lake City Cemetary, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10, 11
    Person ID I113  Watson Clan Tree
    Last Modified 26 May 2014 

    Father Ancestors James Cowan,   b. 27 Nov 1786, Kilsyth, Stirling, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1833, Of Newarthill, Lanark, Scot Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Agnes Gibb,   b. 24 May 1788, Bo'Ness, Linlithgowshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1869, Newarthill, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Y  [12
    _UID BE5311E21CE15248BA3BCD2871305F29AE1A 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Robert Watson,   b. 24 Mar 1819, Megslee, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1882, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1840  Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    _UID 476DC684F7239D49B7E81A3C76F00C3CA1F7 
    _UID 6BCEDD5D04C80C4DB84AAB5AC1A481E76CE9 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Agnes Watson,   b. 1840, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1902, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Robert Watson,   b. 3 Jul 1842, Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1906, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +3. James Cowan Watson,   b. 4 Sep 1844, Newardhill, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1906, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. John Watson,   b. 27 Nov 1847, Newarthill, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1853  (Age 6 years)
     5. Euphemia Watson,   b. 31 Oct 1849, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1850, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +6. Alexander Watson,   b. 13 Sep 1851, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1870, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     7. William Watson,   b. 18 Jul 1853, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1853, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +8. Hugh Watson,   b. 20 Jul 1854, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1910, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Married: 1x9. Mary Elizabeth Watson,   b. 10 Aug 1857, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1933, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Married: 1x10. Janet Watson,   b. 30 Aut 1859, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1917, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     11. John Watson,   b. 1862, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1902, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +12. William Richard Watson,   b. 12 Jul 1862, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1918, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Sailor Prince - Liverpool To New Orleans 23 September 1848 pg6
Arrived 20 November 1848
    Sailor Prince - Liverpool To New Orleans 23 September 1848 pg6 Arrived 20 November 1848
    Passenger Manifest
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) - Death Certificate
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) - Death Certificate
    Sailor Prince - Liverpool To New Orleans 1848 Watson Family Detail
    Sailor Prince - Liverpool To New Orleans 1848 Watson Family Detail
    1860 - United States Census - Utah Territory - Great Salt Lake - Great Salt Lake City - Ward 6 - Page 111
    1860 - United States Census - Utah Territory - Great Salt Lake - Great Salt Lake City - Ward 6 - Page 111
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) Grave Site
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) Grave Site
    Plot: C_3_5_2E
    1850 - United States Census - Utah Territory - Great Salt Lake - Great Salt Lake County - Page 58
    1850 - United States Census - Utah Territory - Great Salt Lake - Great Salt Lake County - Page 58
    Mary Cowan (Watson) (1821-1891) - Salt Lake County Death Record
    Mary Cowan (Watson) (1821-1891) - Salt Lake County Death Record
    Robert Watson and Mary Cowan Marriage Record
    Robert Watson and Mary Cowan Marriage Record

    Headstones
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) Headstone
    Mary Cowan (1821-1891) Headstone
    Plot: Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake County
    Utah, USA
    Plot: C-3-5

  • Sources 
    1. [s314] Utah Cemeteries and Burials Database (Reliability: 3).
      Birth: 6//1821
      Death: 8/18/1891
      Burial: 8/18/1891
      Place of Birth: SCOTLAND
      Place of Death: SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
      Cause of Death:
      Grave Location: Salt Lake City Cemetery , C_3_5_2E

    2. [S323] Utah, Deaths and Burials (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Mary C. Watson
      Gender: Female
      Burial Date: 21 Aug 1891
      Burial Place:
      Death Date: 18 Aug 1891
      Death Place: Salt Lake City, S.L., Utah
      Age: 71
      Birth Date: 1820
      Birthplace: Newart Hill, Lanarkshire, Scotland
      Occupation:
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Spouse's Name:
      Father's Name: James Cowan
      Father's Birthplace: Scotland
      Mother's Name: Mary Cowan
      Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B54925-8
      System Origin: Utah-EASy
      Source Film Number: 26554
      Reference Number: P33 DTH. 1337

    3. [S99] Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Mary Cowan
      Gender: Female
      Relationship to Primary Person: Self (Head)
      Father: James Cowan
      Birth Date: 6 May 1820
      Death Date: 19 Aug 1891
      LDS Church Ordinance Data: Baptism Date: 1844
      Comments: Mary was a member of the 6th Ward, Pioneer Stake.
      Household Members:
      Name Relation
      Mary Cowan Self (Head)
      Watson Spouse

    4. [S237] 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census (Reliability: 3).
      First name(s) MARY
      Last name COWAN
      Gender Female
      Age 20
      Birth year 1821
      Birth Place SCOTLAND
      Birth county Lanarkshire
      House Number -
      House name VILLAGE OF NEWARTHILL
      Street VILLAGE OF NEWARTHILL
      Parish or township BOTHWELL
      City or borough -
      Town -
      County Lanarkshire
      Country SCOTLAND
      Registration district -
      Archive reference -
      Schedule 47
      Piece number -
      Page number -
      Folio number -
      Record set 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census
      Category Census, Land & Substitutes
      Record collection Census
      Collections from United Kingdom

      © brightsolid online publishing ltd

    5. [S37] Mormon Migration, http://lib.byu.edu/mormonmigration/index.php (Reliability: 3).
      Mary WATSON
      Standardized: Mary Watson
      Born:
      1821
      Origin:
      Unknown
      Occupation:
      Unknown
      Voyage:
      Liverpool to New Orleans
      24 Sep 1848 – 20 Nov 1848
      Voyage Accounts:
      Accounts for this voyage
      Ship:
      Sailor Prince
      Family Members

      Robert WATSON — age 28 (b. 1820)
      Agnes WATSON — age 8 (b. 1840)
      Robert WATSON — age 6 (b. 1842)
      James WATSON — age 4 (b. 1844)
      Alexander WATSON — age 13 (b. 1835)
      John WATSON — age infant (b. 1848)

      Notes
      No notes.


    6. [S67] 1850 United States Census (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Mary Watson
      Age: 30
      Birth Year: abt 1820
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Home in 1850: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory
      Gender: Female
      Family Number: 420
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Robert Watson 30
      Mary Watson 30
      Agnes Watson 10
      Robert Watson 8
      James Watson 6
      John Watson 3
      Alexander Watson 16

    7. [S107] 1860 United States Census (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Mary Watson
      Age in 1860: 39
      Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Home in 1860: Great Salt Lake City Ward 6, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Great Salt Lake City
      Value of real estate: View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Robert Watson 40
      Mary Watson 39
      Robert Watson 17
      James Watson 15
      Alex Watson 8
      Hugh Watson 6
      Mary Watson 3
      Janet Watson 1

    8. [S35] 1870 United States Census (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Mary Watson
      Age in 1870: 49
      Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Home in 1870: Salt Lake City Ward 6, Salt Lake, Utah Territory
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Salt Lake City
      Value of real estate: View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Robert Watson 50
      Mary Watson 49
      Alexander Watson 19
      Hughey Watson 16
      Mary Watson 14
      Janet Watson 12
      John Watson 10
      William R Watson 8
      William Watson 11
      Alexander Watson 9
      Margaret Watson 7

    9. [S7] 1880 United States Census (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Mary Watson
      Age: 59
      Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Home in 1880: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Robert Watson
      Father's Birthplace: Scotland
      Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Keeping House
      Cannot read/write:

      Blind:

      Deaf and dumb:

      Otherwise disabled:

      Idiotic or insane:

      View image
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Robert Watson 61
      Mary Watson 59
      John Watson 18
      William R. Watson 16

    10. [S44] Death Certificate (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S20] Utah Deaths and Burials, beta.familysearch.org (Reliability: 3).
      Name Mary C. Watson
      Gender Female
      Burial Date 21 Aug 1891
      Burial Place
      Death Date 18 Aug 1891
      Death Place Salt Lake City, S.L., Utah
      Age 71
      Birth Date 1820
      Birthplace Newart Hill, Lanarkshire, Scotland
      Occupation
      Race White
      Marital Status Widowed
      Spouse's Name
      Father's Name James Cowan
      Father's Birthplace Scotland
      Mother's Name Mary Cowan
      Mother's Birthplace Scotland
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number B54925-8
      System Origin Utah-EASy
      Source Film Number 26554
      Reference Number P33 DTH. 1337

    12. [S365] Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Catherine Cowan
      Gender: Female
      Baptism Date: 7 Apr 1831
      Baptism Place: , Shotts, Lanark, Scotland
      Father: James Cowan
      Mother: Agnes Gibb
      FHL Film Number: 1066606

    13. [S27] Scotland Marriages (Reliability: 2).
      Groom's Name Robert Watson
      Groom's Birth Date
      Groom's Birthplace
      Groom's Age
      Bride's Name Mary Cowan
      Bride's Birth Date
      Bride's Birthplace
      Bride's Age
      Marriage Date 12 Jan 1840
      Marriage Place Bothwell,Lanark,Scotland
      Groom's Father's Name
      Groom's Mother's Name
      Bride's Father's Name
      Bride's Mother's Name
      Groom's Race
      Groom's Marital Status
      Groom's Previous Wife's Name
      Bride's Race
      Bride's Marital Status
      Bride's Previous Husband's Name
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M11625-4
      System Origin Scotland-ODM
      Source Film Number 1042965
      Reference Number
      Family Record shows Newarthill, Lanark, Scotland

    14. [S20] Utah Deaths and Burials, beta.familysearch.org (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Jas. C. Watson
      Gender: Male
      Burial Date: Nov 1906
      Burial Place:
      Death Date: 13 Nov 1906
      Death Place: Salt Lake City, S.L., Utah
      Age: 62
      Birth Date: 1844
      Birthplace: Scotland
      Occupation:
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name:
      Father's Name: Robt. Watson
      Father's Birthplace: Scotland
      Mother's Name: M. Cowan
      Mother's Birthplace: Scotland
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B54928-7
      System Origin: Utah-EASy
      Source Film Number: 26554
      Reference Number: p327 dth #12418