Gowlett Family of Hillingdon Parish, Middlesex, England 

                                                                                                                James Gowlett
                                                                                                                  Publican of Uxbridge
                                                                                                                        [1803-1833]
                                                                                                Spouse 1: Elizabeth [nee unknown]


                                     1803           James Gowlett was baptised 30th December 1803 at St. Margaret's Uxbridge the son of 
                                                          Richard Gowlett and his wife Phoebe nee Fletcher.

                                                         James had thirteen siblings of whom many appear to have died in infancy or early childhood. 
                                                         His parents had settled at Uxbridge where the Gowlett Family had been resident for several generations.
                        
                                     1823            James Gowlett married Elizabeth [nee unknown] around early 1823 by whom he had issue;                                   

                                     1824                                 Richard Joseph Gowlett, [Twin] baptised 19th March 1824 noted age '0' at Uxbridge
                                                                                                                          son of James & Elizabeth  - Father's Occupation: Publican. 
                                                                                                                         Richard Joseph ultimately married and had issue.  See Epilogue.

                                                                              James Isaac Gowlett, [Twin] baptised 19th March 1824 noted age '0'at Uxbridge
                                                                                                                          son of James & Elizabeth  - Father's Occupation: Publican. 
                                                                                                                          James Isaac ultimately married and had issue.  See Epilogue.

                                     1828                                 Elizabeth Gowlett baptised 10th July 1828 noted age '0' at Uxbridge.
                                                                                                                    Elizabeth married under the name Elizabeth Eliza Phoebe Gowlett in the
                                                                                                                    Sept. Qtr. 1850. [Registered Pancras] - Spouse difficult to determine. 
                                                                                                                    Not found so far with possible spouses in 1851 Census. No further information.

                                    1831                                 Thomas Samuel Gowlett born 1831,  baptised 12 Jul 1833 noted age '0' at Uxbridge.
                                                                                                                    No further information found post 1841 Census.
          
                                     1833                                 Phoebe Gowlett baptised 12 Jul 1833 noted age age '0' at Uxbridge.
                                                                                                                    Phoebe may have married March Qtr. 1861 [Registered Kensington]
                                                                                                                    - Spouse difficult to determine. 
                                                                                                                    Not confidently found so far with possible spouses in 1861/1871 Census. 
                                                                                                                    No further information.

                                                         During this time James was the victualler at the 'Catherine Arms' Inn near Uxbridge.
                                        

                                     1841 Census records Elizabeth at Windsor Street, Green, Uxbridge; [Ages rounded this Census] [Ancestry Index = Gawler]
                                                                          Elizabeth Gowlet, age 50, [widow crossed out], born in County.
                                                                          Elizabeth Gowlet, age 15, born in County.
                                                                          Thomas Gowlet, age 10, born in County.
                                                                          Phoebe Gowlet, age 6, born in County. 

                                                                           
                                                                          All Census Material source - Ancestry.

                                      1841 Census records two of his sons with their paternal grandparents Richard & Phoebe;

                                                             Son James Isaac Gowlett; [Ages rounded this Census]
                                                                      James now aged seventeen [ages were rounded in 1841] states aged 15yrs was working as a 
                                                                      'Man Servant' at Iver, Buckinghamshire, 3 miles from Uxbridge at the home of Thomas Sherwood,
                                                                      Solicitor & his wife Mary address given as 'Marsfields' Iver.         
                                                                      His paternal grandmother, Phoebe Gowlett aged now sixty was also working there as a 'Female
                                                                      Servant'. Source - All Census Scans  - Ancestry com.

                                                                                    
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                                                              Son Richard Joseph Gowlett? [Ages rounded this Census]

                                                                                Although his twin brother Richard was not found [apologies - contrary to last update] 
                                                                                Entry looks like 'Thos Gowlett'  [recorded aged 14 yrs [approximately this census] was recorded 
                                                                                living with his paternal grandfather Richard Gowlett and and his Paternal Uncle William
                                                                                at the corner of Church Yard Row and Vine Street, Uxbridge.
                                                                                In view that there are known baptisms for a 'Thomas Gowlett' other than his brother and 
                                                                                considering Richard's advanced age, he may well have have recorded 'Richard' as 'Thomas' 
                                                                                confusing him with his younger brother [above].  

                                                                                                    

                                     1841-1851:
                                                          It is implied that James was assumed living in 1841 
                                                                          i.e. the deletion relating to his wife Elizabeth 'widow'.
                                                       
                                                          However his wife Elizabeth is recorded 'widow' in 1851.
                                                          Notice of his death has not been found to date.   
    

                                                                                                                           Epilogue

                                     Elizabeth Gowlett [nee unknown] [c.1701-1865] wife of James Isaac Gowlett;

                                                      Elizabeth moved to London;

                                                      1851 Census:  Address: No.3 Arundle Square, Islington, London, 
                                                                                A servant to Richard Appleyard a Mercantile Assistant, his wife & young family; 
                                                                                Elizabeth Gowlett, age 49, Widow, Servant, born Uxbridge.

                                                      1861 Census:  Address: 19 Monague Street, Bloomsbury, London; 
                                                                               Working as a Servant to Theophilus Redwood, a Chemist, Pharmacist and his family.
                                                                                Elizabeth Gowlett, Servant, Widow, age 65, Domestic Servant, born Uxbridge. 

                                                      1865: Death:   Elizabeth Gowlett [nee unknown] died in the Sept. Qtr. 1865 [Reg. Pancras] 

                                                      Her daughters Elizabeth & Phoebe are both thought to have married in London have not been found
                                                      in the 1851 Census to date.  [See below]

                                       Elizabeth Gowlett [1828-post 1850] daughter of James Isaac Gowlett and his wife Elizabeth;  

                                                                                 Elizabeth married under the name Elizabeth Eliza Phoebe Gowlett in the
                                                                                 Sept. Qtr. 1850. [Registered Pancras] - Spouse difficult to determine. 
                                                                                 Not found so far with possible spouses in 1851 Census. No further information.


                                      Phoebe Gowlett  [1833-post 1841]  daughter of James Gowlett and his wife Elizabeth.

                                                                                 Phoebe may have married March Qtr. 1861 [Registered Kensington]
                                                                                 - Spouse difficult to determine. 
                                                                                 Not confidently found so far with possible spouses in 1861/1871 Census. 
                                                                                 No further information.


                                      Richard Joseph Gowlett  [1824-1896] [twin]  the son James Gowlett and his wife Elizabeth.

                                                       Married Annie Elizabeth Witting [1834-1905] by whom he had issue.
                                                        Follow Link to his Biography. 

                                  James Isaac Gowlett [1824-1899] [twin]  the son James Gowlett and his wife Elizabeth.

                                                       James Isaac Gowlett married Charlotte Bignell [1827-1894]  by whom he had issue.
                                                        Follow Link to his Biography.

                                        Thomas Gowlett [1831-post 1841] the youngest son James Gowlett and his wife Elizabeth.

                                                        No further information found post 1841 Census when he was recorded with his mother [see above].
           


                                                                                 The Biography of Richard Joseph Gowlett [1824-1896] Spouse: Elizabeth Witting                                       Biography of James Isaac Gowlett [1824-1899] - Spouse: Charlotte Bignell.