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Ellen Mary (Sheahan) Cowen (1879 - 1958)

Ellen Mary Cowen formerly Sheahan
Born in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australiamap
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Wife of — married 1905 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australiamap
[children unknown]
Died at about age 79 in Auburn, New South Wales, Australiamap
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Biography

Ellen (Sheahan) Cowen was born in the Colony of New South Wales (1788-1900)

Ellen Sheahan was born in 1879 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia. Her parents were Martin Sheahan and Mary Ann Egan.[1]

Her siblings included:

  • Margaret Mary born about 1872 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Annie Theresa born 1874 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Catherine born 1882 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Bridget May born 1884 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Thomas M. born 1886 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • William J. born 1888 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Martin born 1890 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.

Ellen married Henry Randolph Cowen in 1905 at Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.[2]

Henry and Ellen had the following children:

  • Elizabeth E. V. M. born 1908 in Wellington, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Alice E. born 1910 in Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Martin J. born 1915 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.
  • Ella A. born 1919 in Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia.

In 1913, Ellen appeared on the electoral roll, residing at Junction Reefs, New South Wales, Australia.[3]

Ellen died on 22 May, 1958 in Auburn, New South Wales, Australia.[4] She was cremated and interred in Rookwood Crematorium, Rookwood, New South Wales, Australia.[5]

Sources

  1. Birth Index (NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages : accessed 21 Aug 2023), Index entry for SHEAHAN ELLEN MARY; Parents: MARTIN & MARY ANN; District: CARCOAR; Registration Number: 11393/1879
  2. Marriage Index (NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages : accessed 21 Aug 2023), Index entry for HENRY R COWEN and ELLEN M SHEAHAN; District: CARCOAR; Registration Number: 1004/1905
  3. 1913 Electoral Register: "Australia, Electoral Rolls, 1903-1980"
    Australian Electoral Commission; Canberra, Australia; Electoral Rolls
    Ancestry Sharing Link (free access)
    Ancestry au Record 1207 #194041716 (subscription required, accessed 21 August 2023)
    Name: Ellen Mary Cowen; Gender: Female; Electoral Date: 1913; Electoral Place: Junction Reefs, Lyndhurst, New South Wales, Australia.
  4. Death Index (NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages : accessed 21 Aug 2023), Index entry for COWEN ELLEN MARY; Parents: MARTIN JOHN & MARY ANNE; District: AUBURN; Registration Number: 8821/1958
  5. Cremation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/149220837/ellen-m-cowen: accessed 21 August 2023), memorial page for Ellen M Cowen (unknown–22 May 1958), Find A Grave: Memorial #149220837, citing Rookwood Catholic Cemeteries and Crematoria, Rookwood, Cumberland Council, New South Wales, Australia; Maintained by jlong (contributor 48741020).




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