The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 236

Hannah Rebecca FAWCETT1

F, #5882, b. about 1879

Biography

Hannah Rebecca FAWCETT was born ca. 1879 in King’s Co., IrelandG.2 She and John STRONG were married on 15 Mar 1911 in Drumcondra Church, DublinG, witnesses W P Fawcett and J H Strong.3 She and James WEIR were married on 27 Feb 1924 in St. Michael’s, Athy, Co. Kildare, Ireland.
Hannah Rebecca Fawcett was the daughter of Paul Fawcett, a Farmer. She was living at 24 Windsor Avenue, Fairview, Dublin at the time of her marriage in 1911.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
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Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S601] FamilySearch.org Record Search: Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845-1958, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/
  2. [S735] 1911 Ireland census; http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie
  3. [S1788] Marriage certificate of John Strong and Hannah Rebecca Fawcett, 15 March 1911, Drumcondra Church, Dublin ; copy in the possession of the author
Last Edited30 Aug 2021

Francis William GOWAN1

M, #5883, b. about 1860, d. 10 February 1928

Biography

Francis William GOWAN was born ca. 1860. He and Susan STRONG were married on 21 Nov 1895 in St. Brigid’s Church of Ireland, Rosenallis, Co. Laois, IrelandG, witnesses John Strong and Charles Gowan.2 He died on 10 Feb 1928 in Killeenmore, King’s Co., Ireland.3
Francis William Gowan was the son of Frank Gowan, a farmer, and his wife Elizabeth. He was living at Killeagh at the time of his marriage in 1895. He was enumerated in the 1901 census, together with his wife and children, in the household of his mother Elizabeth at Killeenmore, Cappancur, King’s Co.

Sometime around 1905 the family started to spell their surname as Gowing. The children’s births were registered with that name, the family appear in the 1911 census as Gowing, and subsequent deaths have the name Gowing.1,4

Children with Susan STRONG b. 15 Sep 1871, d. 10 Sep 1946

DaughterElizabeth Frances GOWAN b. 28 Sep 1896
SonFrancis James GOWAN b. 18 Nov 1897
SonFrancis GOWAN b. 27 Jan 1899
DaughterSusan Caroline GOWAN b. 3 Jan 1901
DaughterCaroline Emily GOWAN b. 20 Jun 1902
DaughterAnnie Edith GOWAN b. 3 Sep 1903
SonWilliam GOWING b. 6 Sep 1905
SonAbraham GOWING b. 23 Dec 1906
SonJohn GOWING b. 14 Dec 1908
DaughterMaud Kathleen GOWING b. 16 Jun 1910

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1788] Marriage certificate of John Strong and Hannah Rebecca Fawcett, 15 March 1911, Drumcondra Church, Dublin ; copy in the possession of the author
  2. [S1587] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1916-2005. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  4. [S1048] National Archives of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Kildare/Kilkea/Ballynamony/536999/
Last Edited24 Feb 2017

Elizabeth Frances GOWAN1

F, #5884, b. 28 September 1896

Parents

FatherFrancis William GOWAN b. ca. 1860, d. 10 Feb 1928
MotherSusan STRONG b. 15 Sep 1871, d. 10 Sep 1946

Biography

Elizabeth Frances GOWAN was born on 28 Sep 1896 in Killeenmore, King’s Co., Ireland.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1048] National Archives of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Kildare/Kilkea/Ballynamony/536999/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited24 Feb 2017

Francis GOWAN1

M, #5885, b. 27 January 1899

Parents

FatherFrancis William GOWAN b. ca. 1860, d. 10 Feb 1928
MotherSusan STRONG b. 15 Sep 1871, d. 10 Sep 1946

Biography

Francis GOWAN was born on 27 Jan 1899 in Killeenmore, King’s Co., Ireland.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1048] National Archives of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Kildare/Kilkea/Ballynamony/536999/
  2. [S1582] Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958. Ancestry.com [database on-line]Provo, UT, USA
Last Edited24 Feb 2017

Susan Caroline GOWAN1

F, #5886, b. 3 January 1901

Parents

FatherFrancis William GOWAN b. ca. 1860, d. 10 Feb 1928
MotherSusan STRONG b. 15 Sep 1871, d. 10 Sep 1946

Biography

Susan Caroline GOWAN was born on 3 Jan 1901 in Killeenmore, King’s Co., Ireland.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1048] National Archives of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Kildare/Kilkea/Ballynamony/536999/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited24 Feb 2017

Francis James GOWAN1

M, #5887, b. 18 November 1897

Parents

FatherFrancis William GOWAN b. ca. 1860, d. 10 Feb 1928
MotherSusan STRONG b. 15 Sep 1871, d. 10 Sep 1946

Biography

Francis James GOWAN was born on 18 Nov 1897 in Killeenmore, King’s Co., Ireland.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1048] National Archives of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Kildare/Kilkea/Ballynamony/536999/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited24 Feb 2017

Olive May STRONG

F, #5900, b. 1927, d. 4 April 2011

Parents

FatherJoseph Henry STRONG b. 8 Sep 1881, d. 16 Aug 1951
MotherCatherine May BAGNALL b. 14 May 1891, d. 2 Jan 1970

Biography

Olive May STRONG was born in 1927 in Tullamore district, Kings county, IrelandG.1 She and Leeson NEALE were married in 1958 in Birr Registration District, Ireland.2 She died on 4 Apr 2011, at age ~84, in Cappincur, Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland.3
Olive May Strong is assumed to be the daughter of Joseph Henry Strong and Catherine May Bagnall.

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart
Interactive Pedigree

Citations

  1. [S1791] Death announcement: Bagnall, Abraham Francis; Times Pictorial ; Aug 11, 1951; pg. 16
  2. [S1157] Family Search pilot site - Ireland BMD registrations
  3. [S1792] Death announcement: Olive May Neale (nee Strong) ; http://www.rip.ie/death_notices_detail.asp?NoticeID=131891
Last Edited30 Nov 2017