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Gowans Thomas

Male 1877 - 1956  (79 years)


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  • Name Gowans Thomas 
    Born 29 Jan 1877  ,Durham,, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Name: GOWANS, Francis Jollie
      Registration District: Help South Shields
      County: Durham
      Year of Registration: 1880
      Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
      Mother's Maiden Name: Not available before 1911 Q3
      Volume No: Help 10A
      Page No: Help 667
    Gender Male 
    Census 1881  Victoria Terrace, Westoe, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Son Age 4
    Education 13 Jan 1886  South Shields High School, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Removed to Pvte Boarding School @ Harrogate. Joining older brother 
    Education Aft 1886  ,,,Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Fettes College & Edinburgh University 
    Census 2 Apr 1911  4 Abbotsford Terrace, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Head 34 Married. Opthalmic Surgeon
    Occupation 1953  St Georges House, Northern Police Orphanage, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    In recent months a very old link with St George's has been severed by the retirement from practice of Mr Thomas Gowans FRCS,who for the past 28 years has acted as consultant and adviser in his capacity as our Honorary Ophthalmic Surgeon. H 
    Died 15 Dec 1956  Malton District Hospital, Malton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I5210  Geniaus Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 

    Father Gowans William,   b. 4 Apr 1846, ,East Linton, Haddingtonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1923, ,South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Nelson Mary,   b. Abt 1843, ,Durham,, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1877  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married 1871  2 Saville Street, Westoe, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1777  Group Sheet

    Family Angus Mary Berta,   b. 2 Jun 1877, Lugar, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1971, ,Buckrose, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1903  [5
    • Papers from Gerard Brierley
    Children 
     1. Gowans Jean Mary,   b. 11 Dec 1903, ,Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2004, ,,Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
     2. Gowans Alice Cynthia,   b. 7 Jul 1905, ,Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1980, ,Grantown on Spey,, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Gowans Edith Berta Angus,   b. 24 May 1908, ,Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 2001, Rose Cottage, Brandsby Street, Crayke, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F1927  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1956 - Malton District Hospital, Malton, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S13] WWW, http://www.boyshighschool.co.uk/thepast/firstadmissions.htm.

    2. [S37] Find my past, BMD Search.

    3. [S41] 1881 English Census.

    4. [S13] WWW, http://stats.cricketscotland.com/bio/G/gowans_t.html.

    5. [S67] 1911 English Census, (2 4 1911), RG number:
      RG14 Piece:
      30570 Reference:
      RG14PN30570 RG78PN1752 RD558 SD2 ED13 SN435

      Registration District:
      Newcastle upon Tyne Sub District:
      St Andrew EnumerationDistrict:
      13 Parish:
      Jesmond

      Address:
      4 Abbotsford Terrace Newcastle upon Tyne County:
      Northumberland.

    6. [S13] WWW, http://www.stgeorgesharrogate.org/stg15health.htm
      As we wish Mr Gowans well in his retirement, we welcome as his successor in the care of the children's eyes, Dr Edward T.Radfordis kindness will always be remembered by the many who in their St George's days benefited from his careful attention and the Committee would like to record their gratitude and their appreciation of his ever-ready help..