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Re: Hon. Thomas Edmund Fowler

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  • jillchester484
    Message 1 of 3 , Apr 24, 2012
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      --- In st-helena-genealogy@yahoogroups.com, paul alexander <palexander930@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Kevin
      > I am related to Margaret Maria Alexander.For the history of these
      > Alexanders see my book http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/2268357
      > regards
      > Paul Alexander
      > Cape Town
      > palexander930@...
      >
      > On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 2:57 PM, kevinsykes1979
      > <kevin.autopilot@...>wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Hi Kevin, My G G Grandfather was William Nathaniel Scott Fowler, his daughter Mary Fowler, was my Grandmother, she had a brother Scott Fowler. Her mother was Anna Magdalena Fourie. My Grandmother was born in Stellenbosch, Cape. Descendant of Hon T E Fowler. Her father left the St Helena Island and settled in Cape Town.

      > >
      > > I am trying to trace the family of the late Hon. Thomas Edmund Fowler
      > > (1823 - 1900), member of the Executive Council of St Helena in the late
      > > 1800's.
      > >
      > > Using the www.ancestry.co.uk website I have managed to trace Thomas
      > > Edmund Fowler's family as:
      > >
      > > Spouse:
      > > Margaret Maria Alexander (1822 - 1903)
      > >
      > > Children:
      > > Breame Weston Fowler 1850 - 1898
      > > Alexander Reckaby Fowler 1851 - 1879
      > > Myra Sarah Fowler 1852 - ?
      > > Thomas Walter Fowler 1854 - ?
      > > Martha Elizabeth Fowler 1857 - ?
      > > William Nathaniel (Scott) Fowler 1859 - ?
      > > Mary Johanna Fowler 1861 - 1943
      > > John Francis Fowler 1864 - 1905
      > >
      > > My maternal grandmother was Florence Mary Roach (nee Fowler) (1925 -
      > > 2011). Her father was Charles Edward Bolton Scott Fowler (born in 1891/92
      > > in Paarl, Cape Town).
      > >
      > > I am in possession of a Testament/Will between William Nathaniel Scott
      > > Fowler and Anna Magdalena Fowler (Fourie) dated 07 November 1903
      > > Stellenbosch, which was passed down to me from my grandmother. I am
      > > considering the fact that William Nathaniel (Scott) Fowler was the father
      > > of Charles Edward Bolton Scott Fowler due to the family name (Scott),
      > > however have no proof. This must mean that William Nathaniel (Scott) Fowler
      > > must have left St Helena at some point and moved to Cape Town.
      > >
      > > I am thus looking for the children of William Nathaniel (Scott) Fowler to
      > > verify my assumptions. I have seen mention of a William Thomas Edmund
      > > Fowler too in another post but am unable to connect him to the family.
      > >
      > > I am also in possession of a death notice from the St Helena Guardian
      > > dated July 1900 of the late Hon. Thomas Edmund Fowler passed to me by my
      > > late grandmother. I am thus trying to tie Thomas Edmund Fowler into my
      > > family but am lacking some information.
      > >
      > > I am more than willing to share the documentation that I have with you.
      > >
      > > Any assistance in this regard would be greatly appreciated.
      > >
      > > Thanks
      > >
      > > Kevin Sykes
      > > (Born in Cape Town July 1979 - emigrated to UK December 2010)
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      > --
      > Paul Alexander
      > Cape Town
      > 0824514941
      >
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