Re: Hon. Thomas Edmund Fowler
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, 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
> Paul Alexander
> Cape Town
> On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 2:57 PM, kevinsykes1979
> > **
> > 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