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Anne Maria Simpson

Anne Maria Simpson[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female Abt 1815 - 1879  (~ 64 years)

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  • Name Anne Maria Simpson 
    Born Abt 1815 
    Gender Female 
    Name Ann Simpson 
    Died 28 Oct 1879  [5
    Person ID I1020  Bourchiers
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2015 

    Family Bertram Egerton Bowker,   b. 24 Nov 1808, Morpeth, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1904, Santa Clara, Parktown, Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1838  Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Bathurst, Cape of Good Hope

      Bertram Egerton Bowker, Bachelor, of this District, and Anne (with the “e” crossed out) Simpson, Spinster, of the District of Graham’s Town, were married by Banns according to the rites and ceremonies of the United Church of England and Ireland in this Church this thirtieth day of August in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty eight.
      By me, James Barrow, Colonial Chaplain

      This marriage was solemnized between us { B. E. Bowker (signed)
      { B (crossed out) Ann Simpson (signed)

      In the presence of { M. E. Bowker
      { T. J. Biddulph
      { W. Bowker (not certain?)
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F472  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Simpson, Anne Maria
    Simpson, Anne Maria
    Picture Note: from Ammy's albums
    Keywords: Picture

  • Sources 
    1. [S418] BOWKER 1820 GEDCOM, Tanner - Tremaine, Paul, (

    2. [S367] "Roll of the British Settlers in South Africa", Morse Jones, E, (A.A. Balkema / Cape Town).

    3. [S361] Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1829 Bathurst English Episcopal Church, Bathurst English Episcopal Church, (Cory PR 3448).

    4. [S369] Register 29/3/1822 -1860, Grahamstown Methodist - Commemoration Chapel, (CORY MS 15 899/1).

    5. [S366] MOOC 6/9/4765 ref 50246, Death Notice, (Filed 1936), TAB MHG 6307.
      Bertram Egerton Bowker
      from Tessa King