Anne Dowler was baptised on 14 February 1730/1 in Cowfold, Sussex and
buried there on 23 March 1730/1.
was born on 23 March 1732 and baptised on 1 April 1732 (not Cowfold or
West Grinstead). He was a yeoman farmer. John married
in 1769 in Itchingfield, Sussex. (They have their own page.)
Edward Dowler was baptised on 2 November 1735 in West Grinstead,
Sussex and buried there on 4 November 1735. Only his father's name was
recorded in the baptism and burial register.
Mary Dowler was born on 17 March 1736/7 and baptised on 3 April 1737
in West Grinstead. Only her father's name was recorded in the baptism
Ann Dowler was born on 21 June 1739 and baptised on 7 July 1739 in
West Grinstead. Only her father's name was recorded in the baptism
Ann married Joseph Bates of Nuthurst, on 24 May 1759
in West Grinstead. The witnesses were John Dowler and Edward
Joseph was baptised on 17 February 1739/40 in Nuthurst and
was the son of John Bates and Mary Bland.
Joseph and Ann
had the following children:
Ann Bates was baptised on 13 April 1760 in Nuthurst.
Joseph Bates was born about 1762.
Nanny Bates was baptised on 6 January 1765 in Nuthurst.
Elizabeth Bates was baptised on 15 June 1766 in Nuthurst
Susannah Bates was baptised on 25 August 1771 in Nuthurst..
Mary Bates was baptised on 2 March 1783 in Nuthurst.
Elizabeth Dowler was born on 24 December 1741 and baptised on 6
January1741/2 in West Grinstead. Only her father's name was recorded
in the baptism register. She married
George Buckwell in 1767.
(They have their own page.)
Edward Dowler was born on 10
October 1744 and baptised on 21 October 1744 in Cowfold. In 1785 he
became the tenant of Goodyers and Woodlands in Cowfold for a period of 21
years. He died aged 70 years on 11 January 1815 and was buried on 18
January 1815 in Cowfold. Edward was a witness to the marriage of James Woolven of
Nuthurst and Mary Anscombe of
Cowfold, on 29 September 1781 in Cowfold.
Edward married Sarah
Unwins by licence on 18 June 1778 in Cowfold. The witnesses to the
marriage were Joseph Bates and
Sarah was baptised
21 September 1749 in Cowfold and was the daughter
Robert Unwins and
Sarah. Sarah died aged 80
years on 1 May 1830 and was buried on 5 May 1830 in Cowfold.
Sarah Dowler was born on 14 October 1746 and baptised on 1 November
1746 in West Grinstead. Only her father's name was recorded in the
baptism register. She was buried on 15 March 1825 in Bolney.
Sarah married John Davey by banns on 31 July 1768 in Cowfold.
He was then of Bolney and she of Cowfold. The witnesses were
Joseph Bates and John Dowlen.
John and Sarah had 7 known
was baptised on 2 July 1769 in Bolney.
was baptised on 4 August 1771 in
was baptised on 21 November 1773 in
was baptised on 27 May 1776 in Bolney.
was baptised on 26 December 1778 in
was baptised on 19 August 1781 in
was baptised on 6 June 1784 in Bolney.
Christian Dowler was born on 19 January 1749/50 and baptised on
11 February 1749/50 in West Grinstead. Only her father's name was
recorded in the baptism register.
Christian married Daniel Wood
by banns on 29 June 1779 in Cowfold. He was then of Shipley,
Sussex and she of Cowfold. The witnesses were Edward Dowlen
and Charles Dowlen.
Daniel and Christian had 6 known
was baptised on 18 April 1780 in
was baptised on 31 December 1781 in
was baptised on 7 November 1784 in
was baptised on 5 August 1787 in Shipley.
was baptised on 20 June 1789 in
was baptised on 29 September 1793 in Shipley.
Thomas Dowler was born on 13 October 1751 and baptised on 27
October 1751 in West Grinstead. Only his father's name was
recorded in the baptism register. He died on 1 August 1827 within
the parish of St. Mary's in Guildford, Surrey. Thomas was a
saddler/collar maker of High Street, Guildford. In September 1825
he received half an acre of land, part of Frithland, from George
Buckwell. The piece of land was previously owned by Bates and
before that by Grant.
Thomas married Martha Boyce on 25 May
1786 at St. Saviours, Southwark, London. Martha was born in about
1746 and died on 2 May 1838 in Guildford. The informant on her
death certificate was Edward Davey.
Charles Dowler, my 4x Great
Grandfather, was born on 4 July 1754 and baptised on 21 July 1754 in
West Grinstead. Both his parents were named in the baptism
register. Charles married
Ann West in
1783. (They have their own page.)