Further details of the children of Andrew Cowan and Jean Walker
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Andrew Cowan married Jean Walker on 8 Mar 1797 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Andrew Cowan was born about 1767 in Ayrshire Jean Walker was born about 1777 in Ayrshire.
John Morrison Cowan born on 24 May 1801 in Coylton, Ayrshire
John married Janet Burns daughter of Andrew Burns and Margaret Blackwood on 6 Dec 1828 in Ayr. Janet was born on 7 Nov 1803 in Dundee. John died on 15 Apr 1878 in Templehill, Troon. Janet died on 6 Sep 1881 in Templehill, Troon. John and Janet had the following children:
For the 1851 census…..
1851 Census (31 March) Dundonald (590) Book 5c Page 17
Templehill, Troon. Dundonald
|John M. Cowan||Head||49||Postmaster||Coylton, Ayrshire|
|Janet Cowan||Wife||47||Postmaster's Wife||Dundee, Angus|
|John Cowan||Son||17||Bank Clerk||Troon. Ayrshire|
|James Cowan||Son||15||Scholar||Troon. Ayrshire|
|Jane Cowan||Daughter||13||Scholar||Troon. Ayrshire|
|Janet B.B. Cowan||Daughter||11||Scholar||Troon. Ayrshire|
|William Cowan||Son||9||Scholar||Troon. Ayrshire|
|Grace Niven||Servant||21||House Servant||Dailly, Ayrshire|
William Cowan born on 20 Apr 1804 in Coylton, Ayrshire
William was christened on 21 Apr 1804 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Nothing more known at this time
Charles Cowan born 1806
Charles was christened on 10 Jan 1806 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Nothing more known at this time
David Cowan born on 4 Sep 1809 in Coylton, Ayrshire
David was christened on 6 Sep 1809 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Nothing more known at this time
Hector Cowan was on 22 Apr 1812 in Coylton, Ayrshire
Hector was christened on 24 Apr 1812 in Coylton, Ayrshire. He died on 10 May 1896 in 8 West Portland Street, Troon. Hector married Margaret Gilmore on 8 Jun 1836 in Dundonald, Ayrshire. Margaret died in 1881. Hector and Margaret had the following known children:
For the 1841 census
1841 Census (7 June) Dundonald (590) Book 4 Page 30 & 31.
Portland Street Paterson Land, Troon, Dundonald, Ayrshire.
|Hector Cowan||26||Grocer & Spirit Dealer||Yes|
|Jean McCrea||16||Female Servant||Yes|
For the 1851 census
1851 Census (31 March) Dundonald (590) Book 4 Page 11
Portland Street, Troon. Dundonald
|Hector Cowan||Head||38||Wine & Spirit Merchant||Coylton, Ayrshire|
|Margaret Cowan||Wife||40||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Andrew Cowan||Son||14||Scholar||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Margaret Cowan||Daughter||11||Scholar||Troon, Ayrshire|
|James Cowan||Son||8||Scholar||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Barbara Cowan||Daughter||6||Scholar||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Mary Cowan||Daughter||5||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Jessie Cowan||Daughter||2||Troon, Ayrshire|
|John Cowan||Son||1||Troon, Ayrshire|
|Marion Blackwood||Servant||20||General Servant||Muirkirk, Ayrshire|
Margaret Cowan born on 25 Apr 1815 in Coylton, Ayrsire
Margaret was christened on 27 Apr 1815 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Nothing more known at this time
Thomas Cowan born on 9 Oct 1823 in Coylton, Ayrshire
Thomas was christened on 12 Oct 1823 in Coylton, Ayrshire. Nothing more known at this time.